There are many great places to get wet in Kentucky!  From splash parks to aquatic centers it’s a great time to enjoy time with your family and explore a new place!


Lexington is home to seven neighborhood pools and aquatic centers. All pools accept cash, check or credit card. You can pay at the door or purchase a pool pass to use all summer.

Notice: A Parks & Recreation swim meet will take place at a city pool on Tuesdays and Thursday evenngs through July. Hosting pools will be closed to the general public during these meets beginning at 5 p.m.

Aquatic centers – Aquatic facilities include play areas for children, slides and bath houses.

  • $6 Adult admission
  • $4 Children (15 and under)

For information on all locations click HERE.

2020 aquatics calendar

NOW – Jacobson boat dock is open

ALL Aquatic Centers and Pools are CLOSED for 2020

Woodland Aquatic Center – 190 Old Park Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40502  
Located in the heart of Lexington in Woodland Park, this facility is equipped with a looped slide and an interactive pirate ship.

Monday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: Noon – 8 p.m.

Southland Aquatic Center – 625 Hill-n-Dale Road, Lexington, KY, 40503  
Located in the southern part of Lexington, this facility’s features include a double looped slide, extensive water play apparatuses, state of the art playground and sand play area.

Monday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: Noon – 8 p.m.

Tates Creek – 1400 Gainesway Drive, Lexington, KY, 40517  
Located next to the Tates Creek Golf Course, this state of the art facility’s features include an enclosed looped slide, play apparatuses, and a 50 meter lap pool.

Monday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: Noon – 8 p.m.

Castlewood Aquatic Center – 320 Parkview Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40505  
Located on the north side of town, this facility’s features include a looped slide, a giant octopus and a sand play area.

Monday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: Noon – 8 p.m.

Neighborhood Pools – Facilities include bath houses and vending machines.

  • $4 Adult admission
  • $3 Children (15 & Under)

Douglass Pool – 701 Howard Street, Lexington, KY, 40508  

Monday – Saturday: Noon – 6 p.m.
Sunday: 1 – 6 p.m

Picadome Pool – 469 Parkway Drive, Lexington, KY, 40504  

Monday – Saturday: Noon – 6 p.m.
Sunday: 1 – 6 p.m.

Shillito Pool – 300 Reynolds Road , Lexington, KY, 40503  

$5 – adult admission
$3 – youth (15 & under)

Monday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: Noon – 8 p.m.

Concession Menu


Suffoletta Family Aquatic Center Tentatively CLOSED for 2020

Waterpark 5-21-2008 013
The Suffoletta Family Aquatic Center is an interactive outdoor family aquatic center. It has a total of 18,000+ square feet of surface area. The 1200 square foot splash pad for children 10 and under is located right next to the Leisure Pool that boasts 7,860 square feet of surface area with an interactive play feature. Lounge around in our 700 linear foot Lazy River, that’s about .13 miles around and takes approximately 5 minutes to complete a circuit. Take an exciting ride on our 200 foot, 5 story tower water slide! You must be at least 48″ to challenge the slide.  Pay a daily admission or purchase a season pass.

The Pavillion (Indoor pool)

Pavilion Pool
This indoor pool features eight lane competition lap pool, a leisure pool with whirlpool and a 108 ft. slide.


Jessamine Co. Aquatic Center – Be watching for 2020 Updates

Regular Season: May 26 – August 14
Hours of Operation
Monday – Saturday, 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sunday,  Noon – 7:00 p.m.

Post Season: August 15 – September 3
Hours of Operation
Saturday, 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, Noon – 7:00 p.m.

New pool admission prices in effect for July 1, 2018
Daily Pool Admission:

Infant (ages 2 and under): Free
Child (age 3 – 15): $4.25
Adult (age 16 and up):$6.50

Season Pool Pass
Individual Season Pass: $100.00
Family Season Pass: $180.00
Two adults 18+ and dependent children living at the same residence.
Please call Jessamine County Office at (859) 887-2853 if you require additional adults added to your household seasonal pass.



Paradise Cove at Lake Reba – Be watching for 2020 Updates



Juniper Hill Aquatic Center – Be watching for 2020 Updates

3 – 10 $5.50
11 and up $6.50
Twilight Rate 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. $3.50 (all ages)

Season Passes:
Individual – $110
Family of 4 – $215
Family of 5 – $270
Family of 6 – $325
Additional family member $55


Monday – Saturday 11:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:30p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Monday – Saturday 11:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:30p.m. – 6:00 p.m.


Anderson Dean Aquatic Center – Be watching for 2020 Updates

lap pool and diving wells_497x280

Anderson-Dean Aquatic Facility has a Zero-depth entry, Water Playground, Water Mushroom, 27ft. Double looped Waterslide, (2) 1 meter Diving Boards, Jr. Olympic Lap Pool

Admission Fee – $6.00 per person / Under 2 years of age free.


Falling Springs Aquatic Center   – Be watching for 2020 Updates



SomerSplash – Be watching for 2020 Updates



Kentucky Splash Park – Due to the Governors recommendations the Waterpark will not be open in May or June. We will be making the decision at the end of May rather we will be able to open in July.

Williamsburg is home to the Kentucky Splash Water Park. The center includes an 18,000 square ft. wave pool, a drift river, a kiddy activity pool, a triple slide complex, a double slide tower, a go-kart track, a championship miniature golf course, an arcade, a batting cage, and a driving range.


 Hurricane Bay (Part of Kentucky Kingdom)  – Be watching for 2020 updates


If you have a place to add please email

Leave a Reply

error: Content is protected !!