Recreational Swim, Camps and Events

Recreational Swimming

Enjoy some fun in the sun and experience recreational pools at the Dolores Bengtson Aquatic Center, renovated in 2013.

  • 25 meter racing pool
  • Diving area equipped with dual diving boards
  • Shallow water play area and water slide
  • Download the Recreational Swimming Flyer for additional information (Available during summer & spring)
  • Be sure to read the pool rules before you arrive

2018 Recreational Swim Dates and Times (Flyer)

 Day  Date  Time
Saturday/Sunday 5/26-9/2  1 - 5 p.m.
 M-F 6/8-8/10 1:30 - 4:45 p.m.
 Holidays 5/28, 7/4, 9/3 1 - 5 p.m.

Admission Prices
Daily Adult (18+) $4.00
Youth and Teen (-17) / Senior (60+) $3.50
 Spectator $3.00
Resident & Non Resident Prices
Punch Pass (15 Admissions) Adult (18+) $52R / $57N
Youth and Teen (-17) / Senior (60+)  $46R / $51N

DBAC Family Pass (Summer Only)

$180R / $198N

  • Allows six immediate, registered family members living in the same household use of the recreational pools during scheduled summer recreational swimming sessions
  • A $25 fee for each additional member will apply for families greater than six living in the same household
  • Sign up online for the family pass at PleasantonFun.com

Party Area Rental (Flyer)

$55R / $61N

The Dolores Bengtson Aquatic Center is the perfect place to host private gatherings and parties. The reservable party area is available for rental during our recreational swim hours and will include use of the  two recreational pools*, waterslide, diving boards as well as the spacious lawns and deck. The rental includes 4 picnic tables and easy-up canopies which accommodate up to 30 guests. Rental fee does not include admission to the pool; each person entering the facility must pay admission.

*25 meter pool space may be restricted during swim team practice.

**Alcohol and glass containers are prohibited in the Aquatic Center

Camps 

For more information on camps check our current Activities Guide.

Longfellow’s Whales Tales Swim Camp

Spend your summer beating the heat and having a whale of a time learning personal water safety and healthy lifestyle habits that you will carry with you for the rest of your life! Activities include arts, crafts, games, water safety lessons, recreational swimming, and even visits to local parks. For ages 6-10.

Junior PADI Scuba Camp

The PADI Seal Team is an exciting introduction to the world of scuba diving! This structured program gives youngsters a chance to learn about aquatic environment and experience adventure underwater! This is an excellent way to introduce kids to SCUBA diving prior to a full Open Water Diver certification. A $125 supply fee is due at the time of registration. For ages 8-12. Camp is offered by Dive ‘n Trips Staff.

*NEW* Spaquatics Camp

Come join the aquatic staff for a fun filled week of sports and swimming! Campers will enjoy arts and crafts, free swim, and a daily 30 minute instructional swim lesson held at the Dolores Bengtson Aquatic Center, along with
sports and games held at the Amador Valley Community Park.

Events

For more information on events check our current Activities Guide.

Family Fun Night!

Friday 6/29/18, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (Regular Recreation Fees Apply)

Bring your family and friends out for recreational swim! Aquatic staff will provide games and activities while you dive, splash, and swim the night away! 

Box Boat Derby

Friday 7/13/18, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. (Regular Recreation Fees Apply)

Make a cardboard and duct tape boat to race in our shallow pool! Make the boat at home or make one here! Boats and any paddles you would like to use must be made 100% out of cardboard and duct tape.

You must check your boat and captain in by 7:00 p.m., races begin at 7:30 p.m. Pools will also be open for recreational swim.