Please be advised: The Esper A. Petersen Foundation Family Aquatic Center is closed for the 2020 season due to the restrictions established by the Governor’s COVID-19 executive orders.
The Summer Destination for Family Entertainment
Whether you are a mom looking for an affordable daily activity for your kids, a dad looking to spend some quality summer time with your family, or someone who simply loves to swim, the Grayslake Aquatic Center is the right place for you.
Located in the heart of Grayslake, the Grayslake Aquatic Center sits nestled on five and a half acres conveniently located near IL Route 83, making it easily accessible in minutes from surrounding communities such as Round Lake, Round Lake Beach, Round Lake Park, Hainesville, Volo, Gages Lake, Wildwood, Lindenhurst, Lake Villa, and Gurnee.
The Grayslake Aquatic Center offers affordable daily admission and Aquatic Center Membership prices and does not differentiate between Grayslake and non-Grayslake residents, making the Grayslake Aquatic Center affordable to everyone no matter where you live.
Each summer the Grayslake Aquatic Center is open from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for over 90 days of endless summer fun. From Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day, summer at the Grayslake Aquatic Center lasts forever!
Fun for All Ages
If you’re an adult, a young teenager, an early adolescent, or even an infant, there is something for everyone at the Grayslake Aquatic Center!
For children and infants...
- sand play area
- water play features
- zero-depth entry
- frog slide
- 120’ body slide
- 180’ tube slide
- in-pool climbing wall
- basketball hoop
- over 300 lounge chairs in shade or sun
- concessions area
- lap lanes
With affordable prices, a convenient location and hours, and a family friendly atmosphere, the Grayslake Aquatic Center is the perfect destination for summer family entertainment.
Please use the links to the left to learn more about summer fun at the Grayslake Aquatic Center.