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**Attention Aquaport Patrons**

Aquaport will be open 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. daily between May 26 and August 12. After August 12, Aquaport will start it's school schedule and will only be open weekends (plus Labor Day) until it closes for the season on September 3. Click here to see a detailed schedule. 


Group Swim Lessons
(Ages 6 months - 12 years)

Please see the flow chart on page 16 in the Guide to Parks and Recreation to determine your child's level. On the first day of class, instructors will conduct a swim test to confirm the level. If your child is in the Shrimp Class, you will need to have proper swim attire and be in the water with your child. Weather cancellations are made up on Friday mornings.

June 18 - August 2
Mondays - Thursdays, various times
Please see page 18 in the Summer Guide for more information.

River Walking
(Ages 14+)

Come out and walk against the current of the Lazy River to get a workout without all the sweat. There is no instructor. Participants will walk at their own pace. All walkers must walk in the same direction. If space allows, drop-ins are welcome at a fee of $5 per visit. 

June 18 - August 1
Mondays or Wednesdays, 7:15 - 8:00 p.m.
Please see page 18 in the Summer Guide for more information.



Resident and Season Pass Holder Night 
(All Ages)

Maryland Heights' Residents and Season Pass Holders are invited to have an evening at Aquaport before we open to the public. Enjoy lots of games, fun and swimming! This event is free to residents who have a current Resident Card and Season Pass Holders. Top Deck Treats will be open and Diddy the Dolphin will make a special appearance. Residents can obtain their Resident Cards at the Community Center Welcome Desk. Cards are $5 each. Proof of residency is required for all adults and proof of guardianship is required for youth ages 4 - 17. 

Friday, May 25
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. 

Father's Day at Aquaport
(All Ages)

It's your day, Dads! We honor you with FREE entry into Aquaport with a paid child's admission. From 1 - 3 p.m., we will be hosting a variety of special activities and giving away prizes. 

Sunday, June 17
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Aquaport's 20th Anniversary
(All Ages)

Aquaport is turning 20 years old! In honor of the year we began - 1998, we are dropping our admission prices down to $1.98 all day long. Come celebrate with us! Half-Off Admission will not apply on this date. 

Thursday, June 21
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Mermaids and Mateys
(All Ages)

Ahoy! Calling all Pirates and Mermaids, your presence is requested on land and under sea! Swim or sail to a land far away where only mermaids and pirates laugh and play. We will have fun walking the plank, playing games and making a craft. Sample some fishy grub and search for buried treasure. Don't miss this fun pool party!

Saturday, July 14
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Please see page 19 in the Summer Guide for more information.

Family Fun Night
(All Ages)

Enjoy special games and activities with your family. Special appearance by Diddy the Dolphin! This extra dose of fun is included with an Aquaport Admission. 

Thursday, July 19
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Night Waves Pool Party
(Ages 12 - 14)

Incoming and current middle school students around St. Louis are invited to enjoy music, play games and have fun hanging out with old friends and meeting new ones at different pools each week. Opportunities to win prizes at each location! Pay at the gate. $5/per person.

Friday, July 27
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. 

Luau Party
(All Ages)

Gather your family for a night of swimming, games and fun! We are keeping Aquaport open after closing time for this family-friendly party! Enjoy Aquaport without the hot sun and crowds. If you are feeling hungry before the party, check out the MH Truck Stop event on page 22 in the Summer Guide. Registration begins June 1st and ends on August 1.

Friday, August 3
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. 
Please see page 19 in the Summer Guide for more information.

Dog Day of Summer 
(All Ages)

Well-mannered dogs, ages 6 months or older and their humans are invited to close out Aquaport’s season for a fun evening of swimming. All dogs are required to have current vaccination records for rabies and distemper. Dogs will need to be recently bathed and on a leash unless swimming. An adult must accompany children under the age of 18. The Kid’s Area pool is available for small dogs. No other animals are allowed. Avoid the registration line and save some money by signing up in advance beginning August 15th!

Monday, September 3
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. 

Registration Fees: 
Purchased before Sept. 2: $10/dog and one human

Purchased on Sept. 3: $12/dog and one human

$5/additional dog (2 dogs maximum per person)

$3/additional humans