Programs/Special Events

Toddler Swim Time

This program is offered to those families with children up to age 5 (kids and siblings over age 5 not allowed), who want to enjoy swimming with their younger children, without the crowd and hustle associated with regular open hours. ALL CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT. Use is restricted to the Leisure Pool only. Pool infant carriers will be allowed during this time only. Available Tuesdays and Thursdays starting May 31 through August 11 from 10:00am to 11:30am. Fee is $3.00. Children age 2 & under are free. Season Passes may be used for Toddler Time. Pool will be cleared at 11:30am and those wishing to re-enter will need to pay regular pool admission fee.

Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning May 30
Time: 10:00 - 11:30am
Fee: $3 (2 & under free)

Toddler Time Flyer

Adult Lap Swim

Lap swimming is available for adults 16 and over. Use is restricted to swimming laps only to qualify for the discounted entry fee.

Dates: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays beginning May 30
Time: 5:00 - 6:00pm
Fee: $3

Water Safety and Survival Skills Class

With an increase in pool usage and other bodies of water, summer is the perfect time for individuals to educate themselves and others on the importance of water safety awareness and water survival skills. This FREE class offers one hour of instruction both in water & on land with Certified Lifeguard Instructor and Pool Manager, Bunny Gilchrist. The class will include in-water survival skills, rescue techniques and an introduction into hands-only CPR. This class is being offered to those ages 14 and up who want to gain confidence around the water and for those that find themselves in situations where they may need to care for others around bodies of water. Spots are limited for this class. Registration is required here.

Date: TBA
Time: 5:00pm -6:00pm

2023 Water Safety Survival Skills
2023 Sensory Swim

Sensory Swim

Sensory Swim is a FREE and quiet time at the Branson AquaPlex designed for individuals with Sensory Processing Disorders and differing abilities to enjoy the AquaPlex without the crowds. There will be no music playing, and fountain features will be turned off during this time. The water slides will only be offered during the last hour of the event due to the noise level of the rides. The lap lanes and deep end of the pool will not be accessible during this time. There will be limited space available for the event in order to provide a safe and calm environment for participants to enjoy. The event is free, but pre-registration is required due to capacity limits. A parent or guardian must be present with each participant in order to provide a safe and fun experience for participants. This event is presented in partnership with Core Diagnostics and Therapy.

Date: June 12 and 26, July 10 and 24, August 7
Time: 12:00-2:00pm
Fee: FREE, Pre-registration required here

FREE Swim Days at the AquaPlex

The Branson Parks & Recreation Department, along with The Track Family Fun Parks & The State Park Marina, are proud to offer free admission to the pool for everyone. This is a first come, first served event as the pool has a maximum person capacity. In lieu of admission, we ask that you bring one non-perishable food item per person as a donation. All you need is your swimsuit, towel and be ready for some fun in the sun!

Date: "Track Family Fun Parks" Free Swim Day - TBA
Date: "The State Park Marina" Free Swim Day - TBA
Time: 12:00-6:00pm
Fee: Donation of 1 non-perishable food item per person suggested


Night Swim at the AquaPlex

Join us after sunset for a night swim at the Branson AquaPlex. Games and live music will be provided. The pool will reopen from 7:30-10:30pm with a discounted price of $5.00 per person. Please note that day time visitors will need to exit the pool and pay to re-enter for this event. Season passes and coupons are not eligible. To buy tickets online, click here.

Date: Friday, July 21
Time: 7:30-10:30pm
Fee: $5.00 per person

Doggie Swim

Bring your furry four legged friend to take a dip at the Branson AquaPlex for our annual end of year doggie swim! Dogs can play fetch, wade around in the shallow end or jump off the diving board for the favorite toy. Owners are responsible for doggy messes and every dog must have at least one handler. All dogs must be on a leash while on deck.

When: Monday, September 4 (Labor Day)
Time: 6:30 - 8:00pm
Fee: $8.00 fee includes entry for one dog and one human companion. $2.00/additional human. Pre-register before September 5 and pay $6.00.

Dog Swim