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About the Aquatic Park

updated: Tuesday, June 16, 2015

St. Louis Park's Outdoor Aquatic Park, located at 3700 Monterey Drive, is a favorite among local families, providing a number of fun water activities.

The Aquatic Park is OPEN for the season!

Dates & Hours of Operation

June 5 - Aug. 3
M - F, 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sa & Su, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Aquatic Park closes at 7 p.m. July 4.

Aug. 4 - 23
M-Su, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Daily entrance Rates
Under 1 year     Free
1 - 5 years         $5
6 - 54 years      $9.50
55+ years         $5
Twilight (after 4:30 p.m.) $5

A season pass is a a great value - order your season pass today! Passes offer unlimited entrance to the Aquatic Park. You may purchase your season pass online or by printing the application and returning it to The Rec Center.

St. Louis Park's Outdoor Aquatic Park features:

  • 20,000 square feet of water
  • Water playground with geysers and splash toys
  • 25-meter lap pool
  • Zero-depth entry to allow visitors to wade into the water
  • Two drop slides
  • Two winding water slides that are nearly four-stories high
  • Wet sand playground
  • Picnic gazebo (2015 Aquatic Fun Guide Application)
  • Concession stand
  • Aqua Obstacle Course


Aqua Obstacle Course

updated: Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Our Aqua Obstacle Course is guaranteed to provide hours of fun! The Aqua feature includes a ramp, bridge, a balance pond, slide, cliff and a corner base. Three great activities in one area, the diving board, the drop slides and the Aqua Obstacle Course!
Mondays.......................................................1:15 – 5 p.m.
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
........1:15 p.m. – close

Aquatic Park Group Reservations

updated: Thursday, March 05, 2015

Groups of 20 or more may reserve admission to the Aquatic Park Tuesdays through Fridays during regular hours for $1 off the general admission price. For details, call The Rec Center at (952) 924-2540.
Aquatic Park Application guide

Lions Fun Night at the Pool

All ages
Join your neighbors and friends for an evening of family swimming, sliding, splashing, music, the new obstacle course and concessions all under the stars. The event is sponsored by the Lions Club and all proceeds will go toward park improvements in St. Louis Park.
Saturday, July 11, 7:30 – 10 p.m.
$4 per person / $10 per family (season passes not accepted)

Season Passes

updated: Tuesday, June 16, 2015

1 - 5 years                         $45                                ...

Aquatic Park Closings

The pool will always be closed in the event of inclement or severe weather. If the temperature/wind chill falls below 70 degrees and/or there is less than 20 customers in the pool for a one-hour time period, the pool will also close. In case of questionable weather, please call the Aquatic Park weather line at (952) 924-2567.

Adult Lap Swim

Ages 18 and up
Work out daily in our 25-meter lanes! Individuals under 18 are not allowed in the adult swim lanes during lap swim times. There is no evening adult lap swimming on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
Monday – Sunday............................11 a.m. – 1 p.m. (five lanes)
Mondays & Wednesdays..............5 p.m. – close (five lanes)
Fridays & Sundays..........................5 p.m. – close (two lanes)
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays (no evening lap swim)
Fee: daily admission or season pass

Senior Lap Swim

Ages 55 and up
Five 25-meter lanes are reserved for lap swimming during this time.
Monday – Friday, 10 – 11 a.m.
Fee: daily admission or season pass

Parent & Tot Time

Ages 6 and under (must be accompanied by an adult)
The shallow area of the pool is reserved for exclusive use by tots. Families participating in Tot Time must arrive before 10:45 a.m.
Monday – Friday, 10 – 11 a.m.
Fee: daily admission or season pass

Tuesday Night Special

Ages 15 and under
Every Tuesday beginning at 4:30 p.m., one child will be admitted free with an adult purchasing a daily twilight admission.

All-Female Swim

All ages – Females only
Females of all ages are invited to come and enjoy an evening swim at the pool. The pool will be in full operation, music will be playing, the concession stand will be open and the entire staff will be female. No males allowed!
Sunday, June 14, 7:30 – 10 p.m.
Sunday, July 12, 7:30 – 10 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 9, 7:30 – 10 p.m.
$4 per person or season passes

All-Male Swim

All ages – Males only
Males of all ages are invited to come and enjoy an evening swim at the pool. The pool will be in full operation, music will be playing, the concession stand will be open and the entire staff will be male. No females allowed!
Sunday, June 21, 7:30 – 10 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 2, 7:30 – 10 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 16, 7:30 – 10 p.m.
$4 per person or season passes

Last Day Pandemonium!

All ages
Bring a non-perishable food donation for the St. Louis Park STEP food shelf and pool entrance is just $1. All season pass holders who bring a food donation will receive a coupon for one free small fountain beverage choice at the concession stand. Cash donations will also be accepted for STEP. The concession stand will feature last day specials.
Sunday, Aug. 23, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Aquatic Park Rental

Aquatic Park Gazebo Rental
Groups up to 24 people may reserve the gazebo for parties and other events. In addition to the gazebo rental fee, daily admission (discounted $1 per person) or a season pass is required to enter the Aquatic Park.

  • Monday - Sunday
  • 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. / 2 - 4:30 p.m. / 5 p.m. to close
  • $35 rental fee per time block (resident) / $45 (non-resident)
  • Aquatic Park Application guide

Private Aquatic Park Rental

Rent the Aquatic Park for after-hours company gatherings, events, athletic teams, scout groups and birthday parties.

  • Monday - Friday: 8:30 - 10 p.m. (7:30 - 10 p.m. beginning Aug. 3)
  • Saturday - Sunday: 7:30 - 10 p.m.
  • Pool rental rate: $400 per hour
  • Aqua Obstacle Course (Wibit): additional $100 per hour
    (Must request at time of application.)
  • Aquatic Park Application guide

Aquatic Park Concession Stand

updated: Thursday, March 05, 2015

Come try out our NEW tastier menu! Our concession area offers fresh sandwiches, hot dogs, pizza, hamburgers, corn dogs, mini-donuts, ice cream treats, beverages and more.
Open daily 11 a.m. – 7:15 p.m.  (weather dependent)

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St. Louis Park, MN 55416
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