The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department opened Holding Park Pool for the 2015 season on Saturday, May 23. The pool will beseven days/week through Sunday, Aug. 23.
Located at 133 W. Owen Ave., Holding Park Pool is one of the area’s largest outdoor public swimming pools. The 50-meter pool is open during the summer months and offers swimming to the general public, as well swim lessons and dedicated parent/toddler swim times.
PLEASE NOTE: Alcoholic beverages are prohibited at all town facilities, and smoking is limited to parking areas only. Use of personal grills (gas and/or charcoal) is prohibited in all parks.
Open Swim Times
- Monday - Friday, 1 – 6 pm
- Saturday - Sunday, 1 - 7 pm
Daily Admission Fees
- $1 - children ages 2 and under
- $3 - children ages 3-12
- $4 - patrons ages 13 and over
2015 Open Swim Schedule
|June 13-Aug. 23
||1-6 pm weekdays
||1-7 pm weekends
Season passes are now on sale. Passes are for individuals only and may be purchased at Town Hall, 301 S. Brooks St. The fee is $40 per person for Wake Forest (in-town) residents and $65 per person for non-Wake Forest residents.
A new offering this year is a punch card pass good for 20 visits. The new punch card is $50 and can be used by multiple pool patrons.
Swim lesson registration begins Monday, June 1. The swim lesson schedule will be announced May 26. Classes are offered for preschoolers (3-5-year-olds) and beginners (ages 6 and above). Registration is held at town hall. The participant fee is $35 for Wake Forest (in-town) residents and $70 for non-residents.
Parent/Toddler passes will go on sale May 1 and are for one parent and up to two children ages 4 and under. The fee is $30 per pass. Parent/Toddler swim times are Monday – Saturday, noon - 1 pm, from June 13 to Aug. 22, 2015. PASS IS REQUIRED.
For More Information
For more information about Holding Park Pool, contact the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department at 919-435-9560.