Dive into Summer Fun at Wilson Park Pool in 2023

By: NWA Daily

Looking for a great way to stay cool and have fun this summer? Wilson Park Pool in Fayetteville is the perfect place to make a splash, offering recreational swimming, instructional swim lessons, fitness opportunities, family swim times, and more. Here's everything you need to know about the pool's hours, admission prices, and special events for Summer 2023.

Summer 2023 Hours

Open Swim:

  • Monday-Friday: 1 - 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday: 1 - 6 p.m.

Family Swim:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 6 - 8 p.m.

Adult Lap Swim:

  • Monday-Friday: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Saturday: Noon - 1 p.m.

Holiday Hours:

  • Open Swim: 1 - 6 p.m.
  • Adult Lap Swim: Noon- 1 p.m.

Check for any interruptions to normal hours here.

Admission Prices and Passes

  • Daily Youth (15 years and under): $3
  • Daily Adult: $4
  • Family Swim: $8 per family (only available during designated family swim times)
  • Punch Pass (10 Visits): $35
  • Season Adult: $75
  • Season Family: $135* (family of 5) $10.00 fee per each additional family member added

Children under the age of seven must be accompanied by a person sixteen years of age or older. Children under the age of one are free. Purchase your pool pass online.

About Wilson Park Pool

Tucked into one of Fayetteville's most popular parks, the Wilson Park Pool is surrounded by shade trees and beautiful landscaping, providing a pleasant atmosphere for your swimming experience. Fayetteville's only municipal pool is operated by the Parks, Natural Resources and Cultural Affairs Department, offering concessions for your convenience.

For more information, call the pool house during the season at 479-442-2641 or the Parks, Natural Resources and Cultural Affairs Department office during the off-season at 479-444-3474.

Reservations and Rental Options

Wilson Park Pool offers various rental options for private parties and groups, including full pool rental, half pool rental, and public swim party pods. Rental prices start at $100, and reservations can be made online starting May 1st.

Day Care, Group, and Camp Reservations are also available during normal business hours, with a five-day advance notice required.

Dive-In Movies

Enjoy a movie under the stars with the 2023 Dive-In Movies at Wilson Park Pool. Films begin at dusk (approximately 8:45 p.m.), with tickets priced at $1 in advance and $2 at the gate. Kids 3 and under are free. Capacity is limited to 420, so grab your tickets early!


Make your summer memorable with a visit to Wilson Park Pool in Fayetteville. With a variety of swim hours, admission options, and special events, there's something for everyone to enjoy. So, gather your family and friends, pack your swimsuits, and dive into a summer of fun! Check out our Splash Pad Guide if you're looking for other watering holes to cool off in in the summer in NWA!

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