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City of Ocala Aquatic Fun Centers preparing to reopen for summer

The City of Ocala’s Aquatic Fun Centers will reopen to the public for the summer later this month.

The Jervey Gantt Aquatic Fun Center (2390 SE 36th Avenue) will have a limited opening to the public on Saturday, May 21 and Saturday, May 28, for both morning and afternoon sessions. It will fully open for the season on Tuesday, May 31.

City of Ocala Aquatic Fun Centers preparing to reopen for summer 1
Jervey Gantt Aquatic Fun Center

The season opening for the Hampton Aquatic Fun Center (255 NW Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard) will be on Tuesday, May 31.

City of Ocala Aquatic Fun Centers preparing to reopen for summer 2
Hampton Aquatic Fun Center

Both facilities will be open five days a week during the season. Tuesdays through Saturdays will offer two sessions, a morning session from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and an afternoon session from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Single admission per session is $2 for children (ages 17 and under) and $3.50 for adults (ages 18 and up).

The Aquatic Fun Centers offer several aquatic programs, including Learn to Swim lessons, adult lap swim during select hours, Aquability for individuals with disabilities, and the Junior Lifeguards program for young teenagers who are interested in serving as lifeguards.

For more information, visit the Aquatic Fun centers webpage or call the City of Ocala Recreation and Parks Department at 352-368-5517.