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McKinney outdoor pools to open for the summer
By City of McKinney
May 16, 2017
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Kick off summer with a splash in McKinney
with a visit to the outdoor pool

McKINNEY, Texas (May 12, 2017) – Make a splash and beat the heat this summer at one of McKinney’s two outdoor public pools that open this holiday weekend. The Old Settlers Aquatic Center features a shallow water leisure pool complete with an open flume slide, cascading water fall and more. The Juanita Maxfield pool at North Park has family swim, swim lessons and floating amenities.

McKinney’s new aquatic and fitness facility, Apex Centre, has opened its outdoor leisure and kiddie pool for the first time since opening this year.

The Apex Centre’s outdoor pools feature water slides, a river channel, basketball hoop, kiddie play structure and more.  Read on for summer pool schedules.

Old Settler’s Aquatic Center, 1101 E. Louisiana St., 972-542-2516

May 27—29:

 

Memorial Day:    

10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Saturday:  

10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sunday:  

Noon to 6 p.m.

Closed May 30 - June 2

 

 

June 3 through Aug. 27:

 

Monday through Thursday:   

10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Friday:  

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 5:30 – 8 p.m. (Family Swim)

Saturday:  

10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sunday:

Noon to 6 p.m.

 

Aug. 28 through Sept. 4

 

Labor Day:        

10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Monday through Friday:

Closed

Saturday:  

10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sunday:

Noon to 6 p.m.

 

Juanita Maxfield Aquatic Center, 1701 N. McDonald St., 972-542-9718

May 27—29:

 

Memorial Day:    

1 – 5 p.m.

Saturday:  

1 – 5 p.m., 5:30 – 8 p.m. (Family Swim)

Sunday:  

Noon to 6 p.m.

Closed May 30 - June 2

 

 

June 3 through Aug. 27:

 

Monday through Friday:   

1 – 5 p.m.

Saturday:  

1 – 5 p.m., 5:30 – 8 p.m. (Family Swim)

Sunday:

Noon to 6 p.m.

 

Aug. 28 through Sept. 4

 

Labor Day:    

1 – 5 p.m.

Monday through Friday:   

Closed

Saturday:  

1 – 5 p.m., 5:30 – 8 p.m. (Family Swim)

Sunday:

Noon to 6 p.m.

Private party pool rentals and party pavilion rentals are available for both outdoor aquatic centers. Call 972-547-7374 for details and pricing. 

Pool admission can be purchased for daily visits, 15-visit passes, 30-visit passes or year-long unlimited passes. Contact 972-547-7497 for more information. Visit www.mckinneytexas.org/learntoswim for information about swim lessons and other pool activities. 

Apex Centre, 3003 Alma Rd., 972-547-2739
The Apex Centre outdoor pool will be open May 26 through September 4, with the exception of being closed May 30-June 2 and Aug. 28 - Sept. 1. Members receive early access to the pool every day from 10 a.m. to noon. The hours below are for open for all swimmers.

 

Monday through Friday:

Noon to 8 p.m.

Saturday:  

Noon to 7 p.m.

Sunday:

Noon to 5:30 p.m.

Holidays:

Noon to 8 p.m.

All guests and day pass visitors to the Apex Centre must sign a waiver on their first visit. Waivers for minors must be signed by a parent or legal guardian. Waivers are located on the facility website at www.ApexCentre.org. 

For pool rental information and reservations, email the Apex Centre or call at 972-547-9029.