Holding Park Aquatic Center
The Town of Wake Forest will open the Holding Park Aquatic Center for the 2020 season over the Memorial Day Weekend.
The facility is comprised of three bodies of water, including a six-lane, 25-yard lap pool; two water slides with plunge pool; and a children's pool with sprayground features.
Amenities & Features
Six-lane, 25-yard lap pool
Two water slides with plunge pool
Children's pool with water play
Open Swim Times*
*schedule subject to change due to environmental conditions
1 pm - 7 pm: May 24- September 6
4 pm - 8 pm: May 26-June 12, August 24-September 4
10 am- 8 pm: May 25, August 3-21, September 7
10 am - 8 pm: May 23-June 13, August 8-September 5
12 pm - 8 pm: June 20-August 1
HPAC will close for the season Monday, September 6, 2020.
Daily Admission Fees
Wake Forest Residents
$1 for children ages 2 and under
$4 for children ages 3-13
$5 for ages 13-59
$4 for ages 60 and older
Non-Wake Forest Residents
$2 for children ages 2 and under
$6 for children ages 3-13
$7 for ages 13-59
$6 for ages 60 and older
WFPRCR offers a punch card pass good for 20 visits.
The punch card is $60 for Wake Forest residents and $100 for non-Wake Forest residents, are valid for the current season, and can be used by multiple pool patrons and may only be purchased at the WFPRCR office, located within the Joyner Park Community Center (701 Harris Road, 8 am- 5 pm weekdays). Pass sales begin May 1 annually.
Parent-Toddler Swim Time
Parent-Toddler Swim Time offers reserved pool time for parents and toddlers ages 4 and younger. Parent-Toddler Swim Time is scheduled for Monday-Friday, June 15-July 31, 11 am-12 pm each day.
A pass is required and may be purchased only be purchased at the WFPRCR office, located within the Joyner Park Community Center (701 Harris Road, 8 am- 5 pm weekdays). Pass sales begin May 1 annually and are only valid for the current season. Passes are $40 for Wake Forest residents and $80 for non-Wake Forest residents. Each pass is valid for one parent and up to two preschool children (age 4 and younger).
The on-site concession stand offers a variety of Coca-Cola products, bottled water, candy and popcorn, plus a limited number of healthier options, such as animal crackers, fruit snacks, pickles, and pretzels/combos. Please note that outside food and beverages may not be brought into the Aquatic Center.