Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department’s outdoor swimming pools and spraygrounds are open for the summer season! Pool admission is $1 and spraygrounds are FREE.
Outdoor Pool Locations:
- Cordelia Pool - 2100 N. Davidson St. - 704-336-2096
- Double Oaks Pool - 1200 Newland Rd. - 704-336-2653
- Cordelia Park - 2100 North Davidson Street
- Latta Park - 601 East Park Avenue
- Nevin Park - 6000 Statesville Road
- Veterans Park - 2136 Central Avenue
- West Charlotte Recreation Center - 2400 Kendall Drive
Operating hours for swimming are: Saturdays 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sundays 1 - 5 p.m.; Monday–Friday 12 noon - 6 p.m.
Free Swim Lessons
Park and Recreation’s outdoor pools will offer FREE swimming lessons for all ages at both pool locations. Registration will be accepted beginning Wednesday, June 12, at the pool location you wish to attend. Registration will be taken every Wednesday beginning at noon for the following week only and must be done in person. No phone reservations will be taken. All reservations are first come, first served. Spots are limited.
World's Largest Swimming Lesson Event June 18
Park and Recreation will participate as a host site for the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson (WLSL) 2013 on Tuesday, June 18 beginning at 11 a.m. Double Oaks Pool will serve as the venue for the event which is a global effort aiming to spread awareness about the importance of teaching children how to swim. Waterparks, pools and other aquatic facilities around the world will host local WLSL lessons simultaneously in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record. If you would like to participate in the WLSL, please register at either of the two neighborhood pools.