Des Plaines Park District

Aquatic Center Reservations

515 E. Thacker Street • Main entrance is on
the SW side of the Prairie Lakes Complex.
Map and directions
Prairie Lakes Aquatic Center website

—Winter Hours—

Monday–Friday, 5:30a–9:30p
Saturday, 7:00a–7:00p
Sunday, 8:00a–7:00p
See special hours on 1/28, 2/18 and 3/18 below.

Aquatic Center reservations are only required during hours when capacities in the lap lanes and wellness pool are limited due to park district programming.

• Each reservation is for 1 hour. Check the schedule on Signup Genius (use the buttons below).
• During regular operations, no reservations are needed for the lap pool, wellness pool, or splash pad.
Reservations for each Monday–Sunday reservation week open on Saturday at 8:30a. 


Make a reservation for January 17–23
Reservations are open.
Aquatic Center Registration Button

Make a reservation for January 24–30
Reservations are open.
Aquatic Center Registration Button

Make a reservation for Jan 31–Feb 6
Reservations open January 29.
Aquatic Center Registration Button


Lap Lanes and Open Swim Special Hours

CLOSED from 6:00–8:00 on these Fridays:
January 21 • February 18 • March 18
Join us on those days for our family-friendly Friday Wibit Nights!
Tickets go on sale the Monday of that week. Click Here
General Admission: $12
PLAC Members: $5

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