Aquatics

pool with slide
The Aquatic Center opens the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend and stays open through Labor Day.

We schedule programs in our pool like swim lessons, swim team, and aqua exercises, but also schedule time for free swim and even private pool parties.

Before you head to the pool, check out our programs or visit our facility page all about The Aquatic Center to learn more about swim times, pool passes, and more.

Swimming

The Aquatic Center opens the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend with the following schedule:

Open Swim

$5 Residents, $6 Non-Residents

Monday – Friday 1 pm – 8 pm

Saturday: Noon – 8 pm

Sunday: Noon – 6 pm

Splash Time

$3 per person (Ages 8 and under)

Monday – Thursday, Saturday: 10 am – 11:15 am

Lap Swim

$3 per person

Monday – Thursday 8 am-Noon

Saturday 8 am – 11:30 am

Back to School Season

Effective the date Nixa Public Schools begins the school year (August 22nd, 2022) until the pool closes for the season on Labor Day:

Open Swim

Saturday Noon – 8 pm

Sunday Noon – 6 pm

Splash Time

Monday – Thursday, Saturday 10 am – 11:15 am

Lap Swim

Monday – Thursday 10 am – 11:15am

Saturday 8 am – 11:15 am

Labor Day

Open Swim Noon – 3pm

Doggie Dive from 3:30 pm – 5 pm

Pre-Season Pool Pass Rates

Valid through May 14th. After May 14th, these rates increase per person $15 and an additional person(s) $10. Excluding the Member rate.

  • Members: $110 per person; additional person(s) within the same household $25. Rate all season.
  • Nixa Residents: $110 per person; additional person(s) within the same household $25.
  • Non-Residents: $125 per person; additional person(s) within same household $35.
  • Punch Pass: Good for 10 visits to the pool which can be used for anyone on any day.
    • Residents $45. Non-Residents $55.

Pool Parties

The Aquatics Center offers parties during normal operating hours on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Private parties are also available after hours. Contact us to reserve your party today! 417-725-5486 or info@nixaparks.com

Programs

Jr. Lifeguards

Ever wonder what it would be like to be a Lifeguard? Check out Jr. Lifeguards! Registration begins February 28th and ends Thursday, July 14th
– space is limited to 30 kids. The program is open to ages 10-15 years old.

The fees for the program are as follows:

  • Member $32,
  • Nixa Residents $37,
  • Non-Residents $42.

Classes will be held Monday – Thursday from 11 am – Noon, July 18th – 28th.

Swim Team

Come join the Nixa Vipers Swim team. Each participant will learn the proper strokes in order to propel themselves through the water. Practices are held Monday through Thursday, 7:45 am – 9:15 am. Optional swim meets will be held on weekday mornings. All participants must be able to swim the length of the pool unassisted. Registration for the Nixa Vipers Swim Team opens on February 28th. The program begins May 31st and ends July 29th.

The fees for the program are as follows:

  • Members $60,
  • Nixa Residents $65,
  • Non-Residents $70.

Aqua Exercise

This aquatics class focuses on a variety of strength and flexibility exercises to improve your fitness level with ZERO impact on your joints. These workouts will help increase your energy, stamina, and strength. Classes are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from June 7th through September 1st at 10:30 am.

The fees for the session are as follows:

  • Members $45,
  • Nixa Residents $50,
  • Non-Residents $60.
  • X Center members with Silver Sneakers and Renew Active memberships are granted free admission to Aqua Exercise.

Swim Lessons

There are 6 levels of swim lessons. Each level has 4 sessions with each session consisting of 8 total classes. Classes are held Monday – Thursday for two weeks. In case of inclement weather or holidays, Friday may be used as a make-up day. Classes are 30 minutes long. Registration for swim lessons begins February 28th and ends the Thursday prior to the session start date.

Fees for Swim Lessons are as follows:

  • Members: $42
  • Nixa Residents: $47
  • Non-Residents: $55

For details on each lesson, available times, or private lessons, contact us! Fridays are reserved as rain make-up days.

Session 1: June 6 – June 16

Session 2: June 20 – June 30

Session 3: July 5 – July 14

Session 4: July 18 – July 28