2018 Days and Hours of Operation
Opening Day, May 26
Open Weekends Only, August 18 – September 3
Afternoon Swim | Monday – Friday | 12-4:30p
Evening Swim | Monday – Friday | 7-8:30p
Weekend Swim | Saturday & Sunday | 12-8p
Weekends from Aug. 18-Sept. 3 | 12-6p
Patrons must register in person for pool passes!
The Ottawa Street Pool is located across from the Recreation / Administration Center near downtown Plainfield. The 278,000 gallon L-shaped outdoor pool is equipped with high and low diving boards and contains lap lanes. The facility also has deck chairs for sun-bathing, a 3,000 gallon enclosed tot wading pool, a ship-shaped children’s play area, an eating area so patrons can bring their own coolers (no glass containers or alcohol are allowed), and men’s and women’s locker rooms. The Park District offers group and private swim lessons, as well as other classes and special events at the pool. The pool is also available for parties and private rentals.
Daily Admission Fees
Everyone passing through the admissions area is required to either pay the daily admission fee or present their season pass. There are no exceptions! Please note: proof of residency is required to receive our resident rate.
Afternoon Swim/Weekend Swim
Senior R $2/NR $4
Individual R $4/NR $8
Seniors 55 & older swim free during evening swim
Individual R $3/NR $6
Special discounted rates are now available for groups of 20 or more. Advanced registration is required. For more information, call the Ottawa Street Pool at (815) 436-3314.
Season Pass Information
Our Season Pool Pass has its privileges, such as admittance on deck 15 minutes before the general public so you can secure your favorite spot, and FREE admission to Flick-N-Float movie nights, Family Theme Nights, and Family Fun Day. It’s a fun and affordable way to relax and enjoy your summer with family and friends. Remember that the more times you visit the Ottawa Street Pool, the more you save!
Early Bird Season Passes
Prices through June 5.
|Individual||R $56/NR $70|
|Family of Two||R $84/NR $105|
|Family of Three||R $112/NR $140|
|Family of Four||R $140/NR $175|
|Family of Five +||R $168/NR $210|
|Senior Pass||R $20/NR $25|
Regular Season Passes
Prices start June 6.
|Individual||R $80/NR $100|
|Family of Two||R $120/NR $150|
|Family of Three||R $160/NR $120|
|Family of Four||R $200/NR $250|
|Family of Five +||R $240/NR $299|
|Senior Pass||R $40/NR $50|
Pool Closing Guidelines
The Ottawa Street Pool reserves the right to close the facility due to inclement weather or low attendance.
*If the outside temperature does not reach 70 degrees by the time of opening, Ottawa Street Pool will be closed until 4:30pm.
*Swimming is prohibited when thunder is heard or lightning is seen. The pool will close for a 30 minute period after the last lightning or thunder is detected. If the pool is closed due to rain and the weather clears by 2:30pm, we will attempt to re-open by 3pm. Otherwise the pool will remain closed until the next open swim time.
Ottawa Street Pool reserves the right to close the pool due to low attendance. If the attendance does not reach 20 patrons within the first two hours the pool will close until the next open swim time.
Rain checks may be issued to those participants paying daily admission into the Ottawa Street Pool and who are rained out within the first hour of their visit. NO CASH REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED.
Swim Lessons Cancellations
Swim lessons will be cancelled if for inclement weather such as thunder/lightening or if the air tempurature is below 65 degrees and water temperature is below 70 degrees. A decision will be made 30 minutes before class begins.