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City of Bakersfield Recreation & Parks operates four public pool facilities of which three are seasonal and one is the year-round McMurtrey Aquatic Center. The department strives to offer safe, fun, affordable, and healthy aquatic programs for all ages.
Current programs and schedules are in the Activities Brochure.





Bathing Suit Drive - On Friday June 15, bring a new or gently used bathing suit to any City pool and get in FREE!  Download Bathing Suit Drive Flyer 

McMurtrey Aquatic Center UPDATED lap swim schedule. Download Schedule

Aquatic Grant Opportunities Still Available! Download Flyer

Aquatic Office Location
1325 Q Street, Suite 200
Bakersfield, CA 93301

Phone: (661) 852-7430
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Staff Contacts
Ja'Nette Beck
Recreation Supervisor II

Pilar Colunga
Recreation Specialist