Aquatics

The 2017 season kicks off on Memorial Day Weekend! 

Season Passes


Our season passes are a great value for the summer and are valid at all 3 aquatic centers! 

  • Family pass $125 (up to 4 family members). Each additional child is $15.
  • Adult pass $70 
  • Youth pass $60 
  • Senior pass $60 
  • Children ages 2 and under are Free
We offer 50% off season passes for those of qualify (must receive WIC, Medicaid, or Food Stamps). For more information please call 417-625-4750 or stop by the Athletic Complex at 3301 W. 1st St.

Schifferdecker Family Aquatic Center 


Schifferdecker Aquatic Center, located at 4th and Schifferdecker Road, is the ultimate family attraction. 

This awesome facility has two water features including a lazy river, a full 50 meter and 25 meter pool with diving boards, a rock wall and water slides. The concession area carries all the kids' favorite summer treats. 

Hours of Operation: 
  • Monday - Sunday: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm 
  • Family Swim Fridays feature half price admission from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm 
  • Adult Lap Swim for those 18 and up is held Tuesdays - Fridays from 7:00 am - 11:00 am and costs $1.50/person 
Admission Prices: 
  • Children $4.00 
  • Adults $5.00 
  • Children 2 and under are free 
Private Pool Parties are available from 6:45 pm - 9:45 pm. Call 625-4750 to book your party! 
  • $125 a hour (lazy river or lap pool) 
  • $200 a hour (lazy river and lap pool) 
  • 2 hour party minimum required
Schifferdecker Slides 1
Cunningham Pool 1

Cunningham Family Aquatic Center 



A full concession stand as well as a large shelter connected to the pool that makes this a great place for private parties. 

Hours of Operation: 
  • Monday - Sunday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm 
Admission Prices: 
  • Children $3.00 
  • Adult $4.00 
  • Children 2 and under are free 
Private Pool Parties are available from 6:45 pm - 9:45 pm. Call 625-4750 to book your party! 
  • $125 per hour 
  • 2 hour party minimum required

Ewert Family Aquatic Center 


The Ewert Family Aquatic Center, located at 7th and Murphy Boulevard, features a large water slide, three drop slides on the deep end, a child's play feature, lily pads, a basketball hoop, zero depth entry area and a splash pad. Located in the center of Joplin, this aquatic center offers a lot of family fun with full concessions on site. 

Hours of Operation: 
  • Tuesday - Sunday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm 
  • Closed Mondays 
Admission Prices: 
  • Children $2.50 
  • Adults $3.50 
  • Children 2 and under are free 
Private Pool Parties are available from 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm. Call 625-4750 to book your party! 
  • $125 per hour
Ewert Aquatic Center
Swim Lessons 1

Swim Lessons 


Call 417-625-4750 to register for swim lessons or visit joplinparks.org for a full listing of lessons offered.