Favorite Local Watering Holes…yes, we mean pools!

April 28, 2014 by FloMoDiva  
Filed under FMF Blog

Favorite Watering Holes near Flower Mound

Welcome to Texas in the summer when 95-100 degree days are the norm!  The official first day of summer is still a couple of days off, but we thought we’d prepare you with a list of our favorite “watering holes” (or pools) in or near Flower Mound.   Favorites because of the fun factor and price factor or both!  We hope this helps you stay a little bit cooler and have some fun while you are at it!  Let the summer begin!

Flower Mound Community Activity Center

ADMISSION

Day Passes:
Youth  $4 Resident, $6 non-res.
Adult   $6 Resident, $8 non-res.
Family Monthly Pass
$50 Resident, $60 non-res.

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The Community Activity Center (CAC)
Outdoor Waterpark

1200 Gerault Rd
Flower Mound – 972.874.7275

Monday – Friday 11am – 8pm
Saturday   11am – 6:45pm
Sunday        1pm – 5:45pm

The Outdoor Waterpark is open the Saturday before Memorial Day through Labor Day and features a zero-depth activity pool with 3 tot slides, interactive water features, a water play structure, shade structures, three 25-yard lanes, lazy river, vortex, 60 gallon dumping bucket, two large waterslides, and concession stand.  The indoor pool stays at a comfortable 83-degrees. It also features a splash pad, 150-foot slide, and one meter diving board.

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The Pines Water Fountains

ADMISSION

FREE!!!!!!!!

The Fountains at The Pines
Southwest Corner FM 3040 at Gerault
(next to Agave Azul)

We love to play here on afternoons that you just have to get out of the house and burn off some energy.  There is nice shade in the late afternoons and the whole area is secure from the traffic on 3040.  You’ll find park benches and fun fountains that the kids can run and play in.  Agave Azul is right their too, if the grown-ups want some cold drinks or snacks!

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Parr Park Spray Park in Grapevine

ADMISSION

FREE!!!

Parr Park Spray Ground
3100 Parr Lane, Grapevine, TX

Open 8am – 8pm daily

opened in Grapevine in the summer of 2012. This wonderfully fun splash pad is located in the middle of Parr Park right next to the playground area. There are plenty of trees for shade and there are covered picnic tables and benches in the area.

Distance from Flo Mo:  14.8 Miles

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Sun Valley Aquatic Park - Lewisville

ADMISSION
Admission Cost $5.00
Resident Admission Cost* $4.00
Twilight Admission Cost $3.00
(Mon – Fri from 6p – 7p)
Under 3 Free

*must show proof of residency

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Distance from Flo Mo:  6.5 miles

Sun Valley Aquatic Center
801. S. Valley Parkway
(behind Lewisville H.S)
Lewisville – 972.219.3743

Sunday 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Monday 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday CLOSED
Thursday 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

25-yard Competition Pool
Lily Pad/Activity Area
Leisure Pool w/Play Features
2 Double-Loop Slides
Lazy River
Tot Pool
Group Shelter Area
Concession Area

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Old Town Aquatic Park - Lewisville

ADMISSION
Admission Cost $3.00
Resident Admission Cost* $2.00
Twilight Admission Cost $2.00
(Mon – Fri from 7p - 8p)
Under 3 Free

*must show proof of residency

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Distance from Flo Mo:  7.8 miles

Old Town Aquatic Park
535 West College Street
(3 blocks east of 1-35 access rd.)
Lewisville – 972.219.3744

Sunday 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Monday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Thursday CLOSED
Friday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

2 Leisure Pool Areas w/Play Features
Double Loop Slide
3 Spraygrounds
Small Lazy River
Group Shelter Area
Concession Area
Playground

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Rosemeade Aquatic Center

ADMISSION
Weekday (Mon-Fri) $9
Resident Cost:  $5*

Weekend (Sat & Sun)  $10
Resident Weekend $6*

*Must show proof of residence.

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Distance from Flo Mo:  14.7 miles

Rosemeade Rainforest Aquatic Complex
1334 E. Rosemeade Pkwy.
Carrollton – 972.466.6399

July 4th   10 am to 6 pm
Saturday 10 am to 6 pm
Sunday     1 pm to 6 pm
Monday thru Thursday 10 am to 8 pm
Friday     10 am to 6 pm

Located adjacent to Rosemeade Recreation Center, consists of a 50-meter Olympic-size pool, 25-meter short course, a 22-foot structure with a two-flume slide, separate diving well and training pool. New in 2011 is the  shade-covered party deck with grill that can be rented during operating hours. The Rosemeade Rainforest section features a zero-depth entry pool, two platform levels with bridge, water cannons, bubblers, spray bars, water slides, a 200-foot lazy river and a 600-gallon dump bucket. The complex also includes a bathhouse and concession area, deck, picnic tables, lounges and shaded areas.

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Coppell Aquatic Center

ADMISSION

Admission cost:  $8
Resident cost: $4*

*Must show proof of residence

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Distance from Flo Mo:  9.2 miles

Coppell Aquatic Center
234 East Parkway Blvd
Coppell – 972.304.7707

Monday – Friday: 1pm – 8pm
Saturday:  10am – 6pm
Sunday 1pm – 6pm

The Coppell Aquatic and Recreation Center has five pools for public use, three are outdoor pools that consist of a competition pool, slide and play pool and a children’s pool. The indoor pool, which consists of two pools includes a lap pool and a child’s play pool.

Comments

2 Responses to “Favorite Local Watering Holes…yes, we mean pools!”
  1. Elizabeth says:

    I am wondering when they run the Fountains at the Pines? I want to meet a friend there and want to make sure they are on when we plan to go. Thank you!!! Elizabeth

  2. Sandra says:

    Thanks! this is great info to have!
    Parr Park Spray Park in Grapevine looks awesome!

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