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Aquatics Division of the Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department


Featuring  Ray's Splash PlanetMarion Diehl Center Pool, two seasonal outdoor pools: Cordelia and Double Oaks, SpraygroundsRamsey Creek Park Beach​ at Lake Norman, and our nationally known Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center.

We offer indoor and outdoor swimming, adult/youth programs, swim lessons, special events, fitness classes and water exe​rcise​ for all ages. Mecklenburg County Aquatics makes it easy for you to enjoy water recreation all year-round. Visit us today to see all that we offer!

Outdoor Seasonal Pools


Every Child Can Swim Program
The Every Child Can Swim Program was created by Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department to provide FREE swim lessons to help ensure that every child can swim.  
These lessons are at the beginner level, with emphasis on water safety for ages 3-12. 
Free Swim Lessons: March Lottery Information 

Register online for our Swim lessons and Water Exercise Classes at EParks.

Looking for a great lifeguarding job that pays $11+/hour with the aquatics division of Park and Recreation? 

Class schedule - For more information please contact staff below.


All Mecklenburg County Aquatic Facilities and Pools
are compliant with the VIRGINIA GRAEME BAKER ACT


Office Location:

Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center
800 E. Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28202
Hours: Open all year round


Mecklenburg County Aquatics