Open Swim

De Pere Pools are open June through August for the summer and offer De Pere community members and guests a wonderful opportunity for aquatic recreation and fun. Open swim times include both main pools and tot pools. 

Hours of Open Swim

Monday - Friday

1:00 - 5:00 pm
5:45 - 7:45 pm*

Saturday - Sunday 1:00 - 6:00 pm

July 4th - Pool will close at 4:30 pm.

Pool checks

Pools will be cleared at 3:00 pm for 10-15 minutes to conduct safety checks.

Capacity limits

LEGION POOL: The pool capacity is 236 patrons.

VFW AQUATIC FACILITY: The pool capacity is 315 patrons. 

*Up to two evenings per week, special programming will be offered in place of open swim times. Check pool calendar for specifics. Legion Pool: Wednesday Evenings & VFW: Monday Evenings. 

Pool Calendar

Lap Swims

Purchase a lap swim membership for use at VFW Aquatic Facility & Legion Pool all summer (best value) or purchase lap swim general admission at the pool’s front desk when you attend.

Legion Pool Lap Swim

Monday & Wednesday    6:45 am – 8:30 am
Monday – Thursday   11:15 am – 12:00 pm

VFW Aquatic Facility Lap Swim

Tuesday & Thursday  6:45 am – 8:30 am
Monday – Thursday 11:45 am – 12:00 pm

Pool Closures

The pool will be closed if unsafe weather conditions exist (lightening, unseasonable cold, hard rain) and is up to the discretion of the park and recreation staff.  An email will be sent out if lessons are canceled during the week.  You are also encouraged to follow the De Pere Parks, Recreation & Forestry Facebook Page, which also posts updates on pool closures.

Join De Pere Parks, Recreation & Forestry page on Facebook for updates on Closures!  


Click here for pool rates and reservation information.