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Anderson Aquatic Center

Admission Fee

$4 per person (3-15 Years Old) $5 per person (16 & Up) Free for ages 2 and under $3 per person during toddler time All persons entering the Aquatic Center will be charged daily admission regardless of their intent to swim.

The Anderson Family Aquatic Center operated by the Town includes three separate swimming pools offering patrons a variety of exciting swimming opportunities. The facility includes a large pool with a diving board and is also used for competitive swimming. A second pool features two exciting water slides, with the third being a zero depth pool providing a variety of fun and exciting spray toys and a small slide for the younger patrons.

The facility also provides places to relax in the sun or enjoy the shaded areas around the deck. Two family changing rooms and a private birthday party room are also available. A concession area with vending machines offering hot and cold items is also on site. Groups may rent the facility in the evenings. The facility is open to the public from early June to mid-August.

Anderson Aquatic Center is home to the Normal Sharks swim team. Check the website calendar for dates the aquatic center will be closed to the public for swim meets.

Rental reservations will be taken at the Normal Parks and Recreation Department beginning the 1st weekday in March until the Friday prior to Memorial Day. All reservations after the pools open for the season must be made at the aquatic facility being rented. For reservations, contact the Normal Parks & Recreation office at (309) 454-9540.

Private Rental:

Fees: Up to 100  Up to 200  Up to 300  
Fairview & Anderson   $400 $600 $750

  • 50% deposit required at the time of reservation

  • The concession stand can be added for an additional $25/hour plus the cost of food

Birthday Party Packages:

Package 1 Admission, cookie, drink and balloon for each child. $65/$90
Package 2 Admission, cupcake, ice cream cup, drink and balloon for each child. $80/$120
Package 3 Admission, slice of pizza or hot dog, cupcake, ice cream cup drink and balloon for each child. $100/$140

  • All birthday parties include admission for up to 10 people (children and adults). Maximum party size is 20 children. Additional adults must pay regular pool admission fees.

  • All parties are scheduled for 2 hours which include free swim as well as time at the birthday table. Games can be provided upon request. Parties are geared toward 6-12 year olds.

  • Birthday group will have a reserved table in the birthday area of the concession stand at Fairview or their own party room at Anderson.

  • Birthday child will receive a T-shirt.

  • Each birthday group will have a hostess that will set things up, cater to the groups needs and even do all the clean up!!

  • Birthday parties must be scheduled during public swim hours, Noon to 8 p.m.

  • Reservations must be made in person at the pool.

  • All birthday parties must be paid in full when the reservation is made. Visa/Master cards are accepted at the pool.

  • Birthday cake may be brought in, however, all other outside food and drinks are prohibited.