South Park Wading Pool

Adjacent to South Park Rec Center, this is the perfect place to bring toddlers and infants!



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 no guests for two hours at the South Park Wading Pool.

Check the facility opening status

Daily Fees

All Ages: $5 Resident / $8 Non-Resident

  • Any person entering the facility 12 months and older must pay the entrance fee.
  • Children 11 months and under are free.
  • 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
  • Interactive water features
  • Tot slide
  • Grassy picnic areas right outside the facility
  • Located next to south park playground for additional fun
  • Restrooms located in the lower level of the main building

Facility Rentals

Resident registration for Private Pool Rentals for 2023 opens ONLINE ONLY on April 3. Non-resident registration opens on April 7. Please contact Jenna Jezek at or 847-292-8921 with any questions.

South Park Wading Pool rental dates are available beginning May 30.

Private rentals are available daily from 5:30pm-7:00pm.
Fee: $115 R / $126 NR
Max Capacity: 90 people

Private Wading Pool Rental with Room Rental at the South Park Rec Center:
• 25% discount on room rental at the South Park Rec Center
• Liquor license not available

NOTE: South Park rentals are currently FULL.

Murtle the Turtle’s Birthday Party

June 4 • 11:00am-Noon
Join us for the South Park Turtle’s birthday party celebration! Enjoy refreshments and fun prizes in honor of Murtle’s birthday.

Aquatic events are open to all ages! Regular pool admission fees apply.

South Park Wading Pool