Centennial Aquatic Center

The Centennial Aquatic Center has something for everyone!

Pre-Season Hours: May 25-June 6

Public Swim:

Tuesday-Thursday: 4:00pm-7:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11:15am-8:00pm (Pass holders may enter at 11:00am) 
Holiday (May 27): Noon-5:00pm

Lap Swim: May 25-September 2

Monday-Friday: 6:00am-8:00am
Saturday & Sunday: 7:00am-10:00am
Holidays (May 27, July 4, September 2): 8:00am-10:00am

Regular Season Hours: June 7-August 11

Public Swim:

Wading Pool Only: Monday-Friday, 10:00am-11:00am
Entire Facility: Monday-Friday, 11:00am-8:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11:15am-8:00pm (Pass holders may enter at 11:00am) 
Holiday (July 4): Noon-5:00pm

NOTE: The lap pool will close at 4:00pm on June 19, June 26, and July 2 for Riptides swim meets. On July 24, the lap pool will close at 3:00pm and the entire facility will close at 4:00pm due to the conference championship meet.

Late Season Hours: August 12-September 2

Public Swim:

Monday-Friday, 4:00pm-7:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11:15am-8:00pm (Pass holders may enter at 11:00am) 
Holiday (September 2): Noon-5:00pm

Centennial Aquatic Center closes for the season on Monday, September 2.


Weather Policy

Opening and closing of the pool is subject to prevailing weather conditions, including cold weather (temperature at 68 degrees or below) electrical or thunder storms, or heavy rain. Or if there are 25 or less guests within an hour time at Centennial Aquatic Center.

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Daily Fees

Open Swim:
$10 Resident / $15 Non-Resident
     Senior, Age 65 & older......$6 Resident / $11 Non-Resident

Twilight Swim (6:00pm - close):
$6 Resident / $11 Non-Resident

Lap Swim:
$6 Resident / $11 Non-Resident

  • Children 11 months and under are free.
  • Any person entering the facility 12 months and older must pay the entrance fee.
  • Proof of residency is required to receive resident rates.
  • Children 8 years of age and younger must be accompanied by a responsible person 16 years of age or older.

Pool Pass Available


  • Zero-Depth Entry Pool
  • Water Play Features
  • Water Walk
  • 1-Meter & 3-Meter Diving Boards
  • Water Basketball
  • Flume Slides
  • 8-Lane, 25 Yards Lap Pool
  • Enclosed Wading Pool Area
  • Sun Turf Areas
  • Shade Structures
  • Concession Stand
  • Picnic Shelter/Party Rental

Food at Centennial Aquatic Center

The concession stand at the Centennial Aquatic Center, operated by The Harp and Fiddle, offers a variety of hot and cold items for your dining enjoyment. Limited outside food and drink is allowed in the facility.

  • Homemade foods, small snacks, sack lunches, and nonalcoholic beverages (in plastic or aluminum cans) are allowed in the facility. 
  • Food and snack items must either be brought in or fit into a small, soft-sided cooler no larger than 6” x 10” x 7”. Coolers are subject to be searched.
  • All glass containers are prohibited.
  • Commercially prepared, carry out food may not be brought into the facility.
  • Large quantity food items or items that require preparation are not allowed.
  • Hard sided coolers and soft coolers larger than 6” x 10” x 7” are prohibited.
  • Other food items that cause/may cause excessive trash, distraction or harm to the facility or its patrons, or are otherwise deemed as non-permissible by Aquatic Center Management (e.g. sunflower seeds, gum, skittles) are not allowed.

Pool Rentals

Resident registration for Private Pool Rentals for 2024 opens ONLINE ONLY on April 1 at Noon. Non-resident registration opens on April 5. Please contact Jenna Jezek at jjezek@prparks.org or 847-292-8921 with any questions.

Centennial Aquatic Center Rentals

Rental dates available beginning May 28

Private rentals of the Leisure Pool are available daily from 8:00pm-10:00pm. The Wading Pool is available to add on to evening rentals. Private Leisure Pool or Wading Pool Rentals are also available on weekend mornings. 

Evening Rentals: 

Daily, 8:00pm-10:00pm    
Leisure Pool: $470 R / $606 NR    
Add Wading Pool: $100 R / $125 NR

Reserve Leisure Pool Evening Rental

Morning Rentals:

Sat & Sun, 9:00am-10:30am
Leisure Pool: $355 R / $441 NR
Wading Pool: $240 R / $330 NR

Reserve Leisure Pool Morning Rental

Reserve Wading Pool Morning Rental

Centennial Aquatic Center Birthday Parties 

Registration for Birthday Parties opens on April 1 for party dates beginning June 8.

Parties are available 7 days a week; reserved between 12:30pm-7:00pm. The Party package includes food choice and patio area for 1 ½ hours.

15 guests, includes birthday child: $305 R / $379 NR 
Additional 5 guests: $60 R / $85 NR 

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