Aquatics & Poquoson Pool

Poquoson Pool offers a variety of activities and programs.
The outdoor junior Olympic size pool is located at 16 Municipal Drive in Poquoson.
The pool offers a variety of programs seasonally:

Poquoson Pool  will open Memorial Day

Monday, May 27  12-6pm for open swim


The Pool is guarded by American Red Cross certified Lifeguards. The pool will operate on the weekends until school is out as follows:
Monday, Memorial Day May 27 12 -6pm
Saturday, June 1 12-6pm
Sunday, June 2 1-6pm
Saturday, June 8 12-6pm
Sunday, June 9 1-6pm
Daily operation of 12-6 begins on June 12, 2019
Season Pool Pass Information for 2019



Season Passes


Ages 6 & Up (Residents) $55       $65 Non-residents
Ages 3-5 (Residents) $35           $45 Non-residents
2 & under Free 2 & under Free

Daily Admission


also available- pay as you go
Cash or Check Only at the Pool
Single Day Admission:
$5.00 Ages 6 to Adult
$3.00 Ages 3-5
Free 2 and under
Extra $1.00 on all admissions non-residents

Twilight Begins at 4:00pm:


$2.00 Ages 6-Adult
$1.00 Ages 3-5
Extra $1.00 on all admissions non-residents

Poquoson Barracuda Swim Team


The Pool is home to the Poquoson Barracudas Summer Swim Team. Registration for the swim team is now open.

The team practices in the evenings Mondays-Fridays. Practice will begin on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. All registration fees and paperwork must be completed prior to beginning practice.
All new Barracuda swimmers must be evaluated for a minimum of ability to swim as a matter of safety. Please make every effort to attend 1 of the evaluation days. See calendar for details. If you need to attend an evaluation time after May 27 please contact Gretchen.Gochenour@poquoson-va.gov for assistance.

2019 Team Information




American Red Cross Swimming Lessons


Registration for 2019 Swimming Lessons Sessions opens April 1, 2019.
2019 Session Dates
2019 Session Descriptions
2019 Lessons Registration Form
All registration is taken at Poquoson Office of Community Recreation.

All lessons are additional $10 for non-residents.
All instructors are American Red Cross Water Safety Instructors and follow the American Red Cross Learn to Swim Program.
Lessons are 8 sessions. Levels are classes lasting 45 minutes per session. Preschool/Little People and Parent Child last 30 minutes each session.  Lessons typically run Monday-Thursday with Friday serving as a weather make up, unless noted during the 4th of July week in 2019 or the evening session.
Class size is limited to 10 students for level classes.
Preschool classes are limited to 14 with a 1to 4 ratio during the class.
Instructor staff reserve the right to move children within levels based on ability.  Each class has a 6 student minimum to be held. Levels or times may be combined as needed with notice.
No registration is taken on the day of lessons start. All children must be registered by the Friday before the start of the Monday Class. 






Preschool lessons
Municipal Park and Pool
Barracuda Swimmer