What are the hours of operation for the outdoor pools?

Due to ongoing negative impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, service level reductions remain in place, including the closure of Lord's Park Family Aquatic Center for the 2022 outdoor pool season. Patrons are encouraged to utilize Wing Park Family Aquatic Center or Adventure Island at the Edward Schock Centre of Elgin.

The City of Elgin operates two outdoor aquatic centers which are typically open from the first Saturday after Memorial Day through the middle of August. 

Hours of Operation: Wing Park - 1030 Wing St; 847-289-2542 

  • Sunday - Thursday:  Noon - 6:00pm 
  • Friday - Saturday:  Noon - 7:30pm 

Pool closing policy: 

The Pools will be closed when one of the following conditions exist: 

  1. Thunder or lightning is present. 
  2. Air temperature falls below 68 degrees. 
  3. Low attendance numbers. 
  4. As deemed necessary by the aquatic management staff.

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1. Where can I get a Parks and Recreation Activity Guide?
2. How do I register for programs?
3. If I have an Elgin address, why am I charged non-resident rates?
4. What are the hours of operation for the outdoor pools?
5. Can I rent the pool for a private party?
6. Where can I find information on parks in Elgin?
7. How do I rent a picnic shelter?
8. When are the parks open?
9. When is Hawthorne Hill Nature Center open?
10. How do I get information about the Lords Park Pavilion and rental availability?
11. How do I reserve the bridge area at Lords Park for pictures, etc.
12. How do I get information about renting the gazebo on Walton Island?
13. How do I get information about reserving the bandshell at Wing Park?
14. How do I sign my child up for Little League?
15. Which number do I call for information regarding softball rainouts for the teams that play at the Elgin Sports Complex thru the Parks & Recreation department?
16. Who do I talk to regarding a tree that is on City property?
17. Who do I contact regarding getting a sound permit?