No outside food provided by a caterer or restaurant may be brought into the APRD Aquatic facilities. Regular sized coolers will be assessed a $5 fee at Howard Moore, Woodland West and Allen Bolden, and a $10 fee will be assessed at Family Aquatic Centers, Randol Mill and Bad Königshofen.

  • All coolers will be inspected at the pool entrance.
  • Glass containers and alcohol are not permitted.
  • Dietary restrictions, food allergies and baby formula are exceptions.



Splash Tales - FREE

  • VARIOUS DATES & LOCATIONS | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Dive into a world of imagination and adventure at Splash Tales! Join us for interactive stories, water-themed crafts, and splashing good fun!
    • June 14 at California Lane Splash Pad - Jabari Jumps
    • July 12 at Don Misenhimer Splash Pad - Froggy Learns to Swim
    • August 2 at Brantley Hinshaw Splash Pad - Bluey The Pool

Orge-sized Splash Bash (RESCHEDULED) - $7/person

  • June 21 | 5:30-8:30 PM | EAST Library and Recreation Center
  • Calling all ogres and fairytale creatures! Join us at our indoor swamp at East Library and Recreation Center as we swim and enjoy the hit motion-picture Shrek! Let’s ogre-load on fun!

Glow Up at Randol Mill - $7/person

  • July 12 | 7:30-9:30 PM | Randol Mill Family Aquatic Center
  • Dive into an electrifying evening at Neon Nights Arlington "Glow Up" at Randol Mill! We'll turn Randol Family Aquatic Center into a magical wonderland and have exciting games with cool beats! Dress in your brightest outfits and let your inner glow shine! It’s going to be an unforgettable night of laughter and fun! All Participants must register prior to the doors opening.
  • Online registration will close July 11th, 2024. Will accept purchase at the doors for door price.

Rock the Pool Back to School - $7/person

  • August 1 | 7:00-9:00 PM | Allen Bolden Pool
  • Get ready to Rock the Pool before we go Back-To-School! Hang with us as we turn up the heat with an incredible live band performing by the pool. Dive into rhythm, soak up the sun and groove to the beats of their catchy tunes. Bring your swimsuits, towels, and back-to-school excitement for a pool event you won’t want to miss!

Doggie Dip Pool Pawty - $5/dog

  • September 7 | Howard Moore Play Pool
  • 9-10AM for Small Paws (Under 25 lbs); 10:15-11:15 for Large Paws (Over 25 lbs)
  • Howard Moore Play Pool will be open for dogs to roam and play in the fountains! Please note that day-of drop-ins will be $7/dog.