Jump in, the pool is open for the season!
This season the Grant Park Pool is open to adults who wish to swim on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays between 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM. Regular admission fees apply.
The pool reopens today, Saturday, May 24 and runs through Monday, September 1.
The Grant Park Pool is closed for the season and will reopen again Saturday, May 24, 2014. The pool will remain open through Monday, September 1. 2014.
The pool will be open from 4:30 PM until 8:00 PM the rest of the season. Paid admission is required both on weekdays and weekends. The pool offers free swim from opening day until early August each year.
It’s that time again! Six Feet Under on Memorial Drive is sponsoring their NINTH annual dine-out to benefit the Grant Park Pool. On Tuesday, June 11, 2013, 10% of sales from 4:00 PM until close will be donated to the Friends of Grant Park Pool. Please help Six Feet Under help us! If you can’t make it to the dine-out, please consider donating $5 or $10 directly via www.grantparkpool.org. It’s tax deductible, and every bit helps us make your pool better. Please jump in and help!
The pool chairs and umbrellas are out on the deck! Don’t forget Councilmember Carla Smith’s annual pool party today, May 27, 2013 from 2:00 to 4:00. Paid admission required, but free hotdogs, refreshments, a DJ, and pool games with prizes will be available.
The Grant Park Pool is now open from 12:30 until 8:00 PM on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays. Weekday hours are as follows:
Monday-Friday – Free swim: 12:3o PM to 4:00 PM
Monday-Friday 4:00 PM to 4:30 PM – Closed
Monday-Friday 4:30 PM to 8:00 PM – Paid swim
Lap swimmers can pay to access the pool Monday-Friday between 10:00 AM and 8:00 PM (free access during the afternoon swim time). Mention Friends of Grant Park Pool and anyone can pay to swim 10:00 AM to 12:00 while summer camps are present.
Hours are subject to change when Atlanta Public Schools open in August. Click here for hours of all City of Atlanta pools for the 2013 season.
Parks Commissioner George Dusenbury has announced that the Grant Park Pool will be opening two days early on Saturday, May 25 at 12:30. Councilmember Carla Smith’s Opening Day Party will still be held on Monday, May 27 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM.
The Grant Park Pool officially reopens for the season on Monday, May 27, 2013. The pool will remain open through Labor Day. Once again Councilmember Carla Smith will help get things kicked off by sponsoring her annual opening day party from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. The pool has opened a day or so early without any advance notice the past couple of years. If possible, we’ll send out a notice if we see that the pool has opened early this year.
Please mark your calendar for Six Feet Under’s annual dine-out to support the pool on Tuesday, June 11 from 4:00 PM until close. 10% of the proceeds for that period will benefit the Grant Park Pool. Any funds received from the dine-out will be given to the Grant Park Ambassador’s program, which staffs off-duty Atlanta police officers in the park on weekends and holidays. When present in the park or near the pool, the police officers have a significant calming effect with regard to noise, litter, improper parking, and inappropriate behavior. You can help Grant Park Ambassadors program directly by making a tax-deductible donation at www.grantparkpool.org.