Pool Parties & Rentals

Pool birthday party
Are you having a party and running out of ideas? Call the Joplin Parks and Recreation Department today and have your “Party at the Pool!” We have party rentals at all three aquatic centers. 

Reservations begin on the first Monday in April and are on a first-come, first-serve basis. Party dates are available from the first part of June to the first weekend in August.  

Reservations can be made by calling 417-625-4750 or visiting the Joplin Parks & Recreation office at 3301 W. 1st Street.

Cunningham Aquatic Center


  • Days Available: Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 
  • $125/hour (for 75 people or less, each additional swimmer is $3.00)
  • Time: 6:45-8:45pm or 6:45-9:45pm
  • 2 hour party minimum 

Schifferdecker Aquatic Center Rental Options


Entire Facility
  • Days Available: Saturdays & Sundays
  • Time: 6:45-8:45pm or 6:45-9:45pm
  • $200/hour (for 150 people or less, each additional swimmer is $4.00)
  • 2 hour party minimum 
Lazy River
  • Days Available: 7 Days a Week
  • Time: 6:45-8:45pm or 6:45-9:45pm
  • $125/hour (for 75 people or less, each additional swimmer is $4.00)
Competition Pool
    • Days Available: Saturday & Sunday
    • Time: 6:45-8:45pm or 6:45-9:45pm
    • $125/hour (for 75 people or less, each additional swimmer is $4.00)