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Welcome to the Aquatics Division of the Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department. Consisting of the nationally known Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center, Ray's Splash Planet, the Marion Diehl Center Pool, two seasonal outdoor pools (Cordelia and Double Oaks), and the Spraygrounds. We offer indoor and outdoor swimming, adult/youth programs, swim lessons, special events, fitness classes and water exercise for all ages. Mecklenburg County Aquatics makes it easy for you to enjoy water recreation all year-round. Visit us today and see all that we offer!   





Link opens in new windowDownload the Mecklenburg County Aquatics Brochure that details hours, prices, membership rates and information for the Mecklenburg County Parks and Recreation Aquatic Facilities above.

Also, check out the Aquatics Section of the Mecklenburg County Parks and Recreation Get Going Guide to see the awesome classes and programs we offer. Spring 2015 Aquatic Division Program Guide.pdf 

Looking for a great job that pays $11+/hour with the aquatics division of Park and Recreation? For information about becoming Starguard Certified (First Aid/CPR), lifeguards please contact us at:


All Mecklenburg County Aquatic Facilities and Pools are compliant with the
VIRGINIA GRAEME BAKER ACT Leaving CharMeck          


Office Location:

Park and Recreation 5841 Brookshire Blvd Charlotte, NC 28216

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.


Patsy Houston