Aquatics Special Events

Sensory Friendly Swim

Come and join us at the New Aquatic Center for some sensory-friendly fun!  Sensory Friendly Swim is a time for children with special needs and their families to visit the pool and have a lower-intensity experience, while still having a lot of fun. Normal recreation swim is a very busy time that has a good deal of stimulation, such as spray play use, music playing, children screaming, etc. This may overwhelm a guest with sensory processing disorders.

During Sensory Friendly Swim, aquatics staff will keep the noise down by turning off music and the spray play features to help our friends with special needs and their families enjoy recreational swimming. Pools provide an awesome experience for those that have sensory processing issues, as they can provide full-body pressure, a quiet experience (underwater) and a place to have fun while doing so. For further information, please call (916) 526-0234.

Please note:

  • Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian or caretaker
  • Regular pool rules apply
  • Preregistration required. $4/participant.

Location: New Aquatic Center
Times: 1 – 3 p.m.
Admission: Rec Swim Admission
Location: New Aquatic Center
Dates:

Friday Night Lights

The New Aquatic Center will stay open late for recreation swim on select Fridays during the summer months. Bring your family & friends to cool off on these hot summer evenings! Regular recreation swim admission.

Location: New Aquatic Center
Times: 3 – 9 p.m.
Admission: Rec Swim Admission
Location: New Aquatic Center
Dates:

  • July 9, 2021
  • July 23, 2021
  • August 6, 2021

Float-in Movie Nights

Stay cool on a hot summer night and enjoy some of your favorite flicks at our popular Float-in Movie Nights.  Some of the classics will be projected on the big screen while you join your family and friends for a night at the pool.

Times: 7:30 – 10 p.m.
Admission: $5/person for preregistration , $6/person drop-in as space allows
Dates/Location:

Summer Aquatics Events

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Special Events 2021
Float-In Movie FAC: Pokemon Detective Pikachu
Sensory Friendly Swim
Friday Night Lights
Float-In Movie NAC: Frozen 2
Sensory Friendly Swim
Friday Night Lights
Float-In Movie FAC: Aladdin
Sensory Friendly Swim
Friday Night Lights
Day
25-Jun
9-Jul
9-Jul
16-Jul
23-Jul
23-Jul
30-Jul
6-Aug
6-Aug
Time
7:30 - 10 p.m.
1 - 3 p.m.
3 - 9 p.m.
7:30 - 10 p.m.
1 - 3 p.m.
3 - 9 p.m.
7:30 - 10 p.m.
1 - 3 p.m.
3 - 9 p.m.
Cost
$6/person (Preregistration Required)
Rec swim admission
Rec swim admission
$6/person (Preregistration Required)
Rec swim admission
Rec swim admission
$6/person (Preregistration Required)
Rec swim admission
Rec swim admission
Pool
Fruitridge Aquatic Center
New Aquatic Center
New Aquatic Center
New Aquatic Center
New Aquatic Center
New Aquatic Center
Fruitridge Aquatic Center
New Aquatic Center
New Aquatic Center
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