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Marion Diehl Recreation Center

2219 Tyvola Road
Charlotte, NC 28210
South Park District
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Hours of Operation 

Monday - Thursday - 7am - 9pm
Friday - 7am - 8pm
Saturday - 8am - 4pm
Sunday - 1pm - 5pm

Pool closes 30 minutes before facility​

Features and Amenities

​Marion Diehl Recreation Center is situated on 82 acres of land and includes an outdoor playground, 1/4 mile paved walking trail, and coming soon: tennis center and an outdoor surface specialized for field hockey.  The center features, multi purpose rooms, kitchen area, a full size gymnasium, 25 meter by 6 lane warm pool, 2.5 foot wading pool with zero depth entry area and locker rooms.  We offer a variety of aquatic, athletic recreation, programs and classes: including specialized instruction for adults and children with physical disabilities.

Upcoming Programs and Events​

​Open/Lap Swim​

​M/W/F  9:45am - 2:00pm
​T/TH  7:00am - 8:45am - Lap Swim Only
             11:00am - 12:45pm
             1:00pm - 3:30pm
​Sat  1:00pm - 3:30pm
​Sun  1:30pm - 4:30pm

​​​​Open Swim Rates​

​Resident Youth - $2.00​Nonresident Youth - $3.00
​Resident Senior - $3.00​Nonresident Senior - $4.00
​Resident Adult - $4.00​Nonresident Adult - $5.00

Schedule is subject to change.  Please see Current Pool Schedule

For aquatic fitness and swim lessons, please eparks or brochure​

Pre School Programs
Busy Bee Lil Me, Nature Explorers, Footgolf
For more information, please call 980-314-1300

Parents Night Out
Drop the kids off for a night of fun.  Dinner, games, crafts and swimming.  Fridays from 5:00pm - 8:00pm for ages 4 - 14.
March 10th, April 7th, May 12th
Fees: $10 per child

Youth Athletics:
Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation offers a wide variety of athletic programs to youth participants throughout the year.  For more information on Youth Athletics and information on how to register please visit the Youth Athletics Page

Adult/Senior Sports
Each activity Fees: $2.00/Adults, $1/Seniors per day

Wednesday - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Badminton for all.  Tuesdays - 7:00pm - 8:00pm, Saturdays - 12:00pm - 3:30pm

Fun active and social program for all levels.  Monday - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Winner Stay Basketball
Official Score Keeper.  Games will run 10 minutes.  Winner stays and plays.  Sunday - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

For more programming information please visit Eparks​.

Host your next event

​Book your next event with us.  We are a great place to have your birthday parties, baby & wedding showers, anniversary parties, family reunions and meetings.  Call the center at 980-314-1300 for facility pricing and availability​.

Volunteer Opportunities

​We are always looking for volunteers to serve as coaches for our youth athletics, basketball, soccer, flag football and baseball.  If you are interested in being a coach, please contact us at the center at 980-314-1300.  For more information, email us at


Office Location:

Mecklenburg County
Park and Recreation
5841 Brookshire Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28216


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