Cannonball! All the Outdoor Pools with Day Passes in Chicago’s West Suburbs

Summer temps are (finally!) here, and what better way to cool off than a day at the pool? You don’t need a membership to enjoy a trip to the pool as a family!. There are so many great outdoor pools with day passes for a fun swimming outing; some even have special tot hours with reduced prices. Many pools vary their hours or close early due to swim team meets, so don’t forget to call ahead.

Outdoor Pools with Day Passes in Chicago’s Western Suburbs

Bensenville Water Park
1100 W. Wood Street
Bensenville, IL 60106
(630) 766-7946

  • Features include a plunge pool, splash pad, zero-depth entry pool, diving boards and drop slides, and wet and dry sand areas.
  • Price: 2 and under free, children ages 3 – 17 years old $7 (resident) and $9 (non-resident), adults ages 18 – 54 years old $10 (resident) and $11 (non-resident), and seniors ages 55 and up $6 (resident) and $8 (non-resident). Discounted admission after 5:00 pm. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Hours: Daily 11:00 am – 7:00 pm, holiday hours of 11:00 am – 5:00 pm on July 4.

Freedom Park Pool
CLOSED FOR THE 2019 SEASON
3701 Scoville Avenue
Berwyn, IL 60402
(708) 788-1701

Pelican Harbor
200 S. Lindsey Lane
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
(630) 739-1705

  • A lap pool, main pool, spray playground, four water slides, lazy river, diving board, zero-depth entry pool, and sand play area are all at this pool.
  • The water park has different hours for lap swim, non-peak times with some attractions closed, and peak times with everything open.
  • Admission is $9 (non-peak) and $16 (peak) for non-residents and $6 (non-peak) and $9 (peak) with a resident ID.
  • See current prices and hours on their website.

Woods Pool
711 Tomlin Drive
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
(630) 323-9209

  • This is an L-shaped pool with two diving boards, as well as a nearby kiddie pool.
  • Price: Children 1 and under free, all other guests $8. Half-price admission after 5:00 pm. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Hours: Monday – Thursday 1:00 – 8:00 pm, Friday – Sunday 12:00 – 7:00 pm

Coral Cove Water Park
849 W Lies Rd
Carol Stream, IL 60188
(630) 784-6130

  • Features include a large walk-in swimming pool, two water slides, a deep-water plunge pool with a 15 ft climbing wall, drop-slide, and diving board, a toddler water playground with slides, sprays and dumping bucket. Check their website for special events.
  • Price: Children 2 and under free, guests ages 3 and up $7 (resident) and $10 (non-resident). Discounted rates after 6:00 pm. Punch cards available. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Regular season hours: Monday – Saturday 11:00 am – 8:00 pm, Sunday 11:30 am – 7:00 pm. Tuesday morning tot swim starts at 10:00 am.
  • Confirm hours on their website.

Lions Park Pool
100 Byrd Ct.
Clarendon Hills, IL 60514
(630) 325-1040

  • Features a six-lane lap pool, zero-depth entry, water play feature, water slide, plunge pool, a splash pad, and sand play area.
  • Price: Ages 3 – 59 years old are $8 (resident) and $12 (non-resident). After 5:00 pm, prices are $6 (resident) and $9 (non-resident). Seniors ages 60 and up are $5, while after 5:00 pm is $4. Ages 2 and under are free. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Hours change throughout the season; find up-to-date hours on their website.
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East End Pool
463 Schiller Avenue
Elmhurst, IL 60126
(630) 993-8986

  • Here you will find a zero-depth wading pool with kiddie slide, lap swim lanes, two diving boards, and one drop slide.
  • Price: Ages 2 and under are free, ages 3 – 15 years old $7 (resident) and $9 (non-resident), adults ages 16 – 64 years old $8 (resident) and $11 (non-resident), Seniors ages 65 and up $6 (resident) and $9 (non-resident). Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Regular season hours: Monday – Friday 12:30 – 8:00 pm, Saturday 12:00 – 8:00 pm, Sunday 12:30 pm – 8:00 pm; hours change starting August 12. Confirm current hours on their website.

Norman P. Smalley Pool
665 S. York Street
Elmhurst, IL 60126
(630) 993-8985

  • The zero-depth pool also features a children’s spray area with over two water features, water slide, diving board, and sand play area.
  • Price: Ages 2 and under are free, ages 3 – 15 years old $7 (resident) and $9 (non-resident), adults 16 – 64 years old $8 (resident) and $11 (non-resident), Seniors ages 65 and up $6 (resident) and $9 (non-resident). Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Regular season hours: Sunday – Saturday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm, Tot time is Saturday 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Hours change starting August 12; confirm current hours on their website.

Forest Park Aquatic Center
7501 Harrison Street
Forest Park, IL 60130
(630) 366-7500

  • Featuring a zero-depth pool, interactive play structure, spray ground, diving boards, slides and sand area.
  • Price: Ages 2 and under free, ages 3 – 11 years old $5 (resident) and $7.50 (non-resident), ages 12 – 60 years old $6.50 (resident) and $9.50 (non-resident), Seniors ages 60 and up $3.25 resident and $5.50 non-resident. Reduced rates after 5:00 pm. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Regular season hours: Monday – Friday 12:00 – 5:00 pm and 6:30 – 9:00 pm, Saturday – Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, 6:30 – 9:00 pm. Confirm hours on their website.

Sunset Pool
483 Fairview Avenue
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
(630) 858-7665

  • Price: 2 and under free, children 3 – 17 years old $6.25 (resident) and $9.75 (non-resident), adults 18 – 59 years $9.25 (resident) and $12.75 (non-resident), seniors ages 60 and up $4.75 (resident) and $9.50 (non-resident). Discounted rates available after 5:00 pm. Current as of 6/14/18.
  • Hours:  Weekday: Family Swim 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm and Open Swim 12:30 pm – 8:30 pm (8pm on Fridays), Weekend: Family Swim: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm and Open Swim 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Confirm hours here.

Hinsdale Pool
500 W Hinsdale Ave
Hinsdale, IL 60521
(630) 789-7098

  • This is a 50-meter pool with 25-yard “L” shape design, a diving pool with drop slide and diving boards, and a zero-depth wading pool with water play features and sand play.
  • Price: $8 (resident) and $12 (non-resident), $5 for all after 6 pm. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Hours: Monday – Friday Open swim 12:30 – 8:00 pm, Saturday – Sunday 12:00 – 8:00 pm. Wading pool open during regular hours, as well as Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, Saturday – Sunday 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (Select weekends only). Confirm hours on their website.
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Sea Lion Aquatic Park
1825 Short Street
Lisle, IL 60532
(630) 964-3410 ext. 2

  • This aquatic park features a large open swim area, a vortex pool, splash playground, sand, and a kiddie water play area.
  • Price: Children 2 and under are free, Ages 3-49 years old $7 (resident) and $13 (non-resident), Seniors ages 50 and up $6 (resident) and $12 (non-resident). Discounted rates after 5:00 pm. Current as of 6/14/18.
  • Regular season hours: Daily 11:30 am – 8:00 pm. Select days have partial closings for swim meets. Confirm hours on their website.

Paradise Bay Water Park
437 E. St. Charles Road
Lombard, IL 60148
(630) 627-6127

  • There are many options including a zero-depth entry leisure pool with spouts, fountains, water sprays, and whirlpool, as well as water slides, lap pool, diving boards, water basketball and volleyball, and a separate area for smaller children.
  • Price: Ages 2 and under are free, ages 3–17 years old $7 (resident) and $13 (non-resident), adults ages 18 – 59 years old $10 (resident) and $15 (non-resident), seniors ages 60 and up $7 (resident) and $13 (non-resident). Discounted rates after 5 pm. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Regular season hours: Monday – Thursday 12:30 – 5:00 pm and 6:30 – 8:30 pm, Friday – Saturday 12:30 – 7:00 pm, Sunday 11:30 am – 7:00 pm. Confirm hours on their website.

Cermak Aquatic Center
7600 W. Ogden Avenue
Lyons, IL 60534
(708) 447-0715

  • This pool features a wading pool, small children’s slides, splash pad, and lazy river.
  • Price: Ages 3 and under free, children ages 4–12 years old $5, adults 13 years and up $7. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Hours: Daily 11:00 am – 7:00 pm.

Centennial Beach
500 W. Jackson Avenue
Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 848-5092

  • This is a historic stone quarry featuring a zero depth entry pool that goes up to 15 feet deep, a huge sand play area, water play features, a waterside, diving boards, sand volleyball, and more.
  • Price: Ages 3 – 17 years old $7 (resident) and $12 (non-resident), ages 18 years and up $9 (resident) and $14 (non-resident). All ages $4 after 5 pm. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Regular season hours: Monday – Friday 11:30 am – 8:00 pm, Saturday 11:00 am – 8:00 pm, Sunday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm. Confirm hours on their website.

Oak Brook Park District Splash Island
1450 Forest Gate Road
Oak Brook, IL 60523
(630) 645-9581

  • Splash Island has a zero-depth entry, interactive splash playground with three waterslides, dumping buckets, and bubbler jets.
  • Price: Children 3 and up $6 (resident) and $8 (non-resident), adults $10 (resident) and $12 (non-resident), Seniors $6 (resident) and $8 (non-resident). Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Hours: Monday – Friday 10:00 am – 8:00 pm, Saturday – Sunday 10:00 am – 3:30 pm.

Rehm Pool
515 Garfield Street
Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 725-2300

  • This pool includes a big lap pool, a kiddie area, and a diving well.
  • Price: $10 for all guests ages 1 and older. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Hours: Family Swim is 11:30 am – 1:00 pm daily. Public Swim from 1:00 – 8:00 pm daily. Confirm hours on their website.
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Ridgeland Common Recreation Complex Pool
415 Lake Street
Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 725-2000

  • The outdoor pool at the RCRC features a wading pool with slide and play feature, as well as an ADA lift on the pool deck for accessibility.
  • Price: $10 for all guests ages 1 and older. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Hours: Public Swim offered Monday – Friday from 12:00 – 4:15 pm, Saturday – Sunday from 12:00 – 6:00 pm. Additional hours for passholders and lap swim. Confirm hours on their website.

Westchester Swimming Pool
10201 Bond Street
Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 344–1955

  • Park includes 50-meter pool with diving board, zero-depth entry with water play structures, water slide, and separate zero-depth wading pool with bubblers.
  • Price: ages 2 and under free, guests 3 and up $7.50 (resident) and $10.50 (non-resident). Current as of 6/14/18.
  • Hours: Open swim offered Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 1:00 – 4:45 pm and 6:30 – 9:00 pm, Wednesdays 1:00 – 4:45 pm and 6:30 – 8:30 pm, Fridays 1:00 – 8:30 pm, Saturday 12:00 – 8:30 pm, Sunday 12:00 – 6:00 pm. Confirm hours on their website.

Rice Pool and Water Park
1777 S Blanchard St
Wheaton, IL 60189
(630) 653-8884

  • This pool is zero-depth up to 16 feet deep and features a children’s spray area with a waterfall, lap lanes, water slides, three diving boards, sand play area, baby pool, geysers, and morning glories.
  • Price: Ages 17 and under $6.50 (resident) and $9.25 (non-resident), adults ages 18 and up $9.75 (resident) and $14 (non-resident), seniors ages 60 and up $6.50 (resident) and $9.25 (non-resident). Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Hours: Monday – Saturday 11:00 am – 8:00 pm, Sunday 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Confirm hours on their website.

Northside Family Aquatic Center
1509 N. West Street
Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 653-3345

  • Features an L-shaped pool, a zero-depth baby pool, drop slide, diving board and sand play area.
  • Price: Ages 17 and under $6 (resident) and $8.50 (non-resident), adults ages 18 and up $9.25 (resident) and $13.25 (non-resident), seniors ages 60 and up $6 (resident) and $8.50 (non-resident). Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Hours: Daily 12:00 – 8:00 pm. Confirm hours on their website.

Cypress Cove
8301 S. Janes Ave.
Woodridge, IL 60517
(630) 353-3350

  • Lap pool, three water slides (one closed until further notice), lazy river, sand play area, spray playground, and zero-depth pool.
  • Price: Children under 1 free, guests ages 1 – 61 years old $8.50 (resident) and $15.50 (non-resident) , seniors ages 62 and up $4.25 (resident) and $7.75 (non-resident). Discounted rates available after 5:00 pm. Current as of 6/14/19.
  • Hours: Daily 11:30 am – 8:00 pm, tot area open daily 8:30 – 10:30 am at a discounted entry fee.

If you know of any other pools with day passes in the near Western suburbs, drop us a line and let us know! For more summer fun, check out our list of splash pads or all the great outdoor activities in our area.

About the Author

Katie Mayle
Katie is a mother of two girls and a baby boy (ages 5 1/2, 4, and 6 months), and has lived in the Chicagoland for her entire life. A Joliet native, she and her husband moved back to his hometown of Naperville after the birth of their second daughter. The girls keep her family very active, and she is grateful for the countless indoor and outdoor opportunities available to families in the western suburbs. She looks forward to sharing family-friendly fun with the parents of young children.

1 Comment on "Cannonball! All the Outdoor Pools with Day Passes in Chicago’s West Suburbs"

  1. We also like the Paradise bay in Lombard. It has a separate toddler pool perfect for little ones

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