Aquatic Events

Pumpkin Splash! Is Back!

Don't miss this spooktacular fun for all ages! Jump into PH Aquatic Park's floating pumpkin patch and pick your favorite pumpkin for Halloween. Once you pick your pumpkin, give it a silly face at our pumpkin decorating station and play fun carnival games on deck.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS!

  • Sunday, October 14 1:00-3:00 pm
  • Pumpkin Wristband: $12 / $10 (Dist. Res.) Spectators and parent helpers free.
  • PH Aquatic Park: 147 Gregory Lane

Children 8 years and under, and anyone wearing a Coast Guard approved flotation device must be accompanied in the water by an adult (18 years and older), within arms reach at all times.  Public swim rules will be enforced during the event.

Mom & Kids in homemade boat racing across pool

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  1. Aquatic Park

    Physical Address
    147 Gregory Lane
    Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

    Phone: 925-682-7830


Check out all our other great Aquatics Events!
Underwater Egg Hunt

Join Pleasant Hill Rec for an underwater egg hunt! Enjoy the "egg"citing activities in the park before you jump in the pool! Rain or shine!
  • 2019 Date TBD
  • 12:00-1:00 pm
  • PH Aquatic Park: 147 Gregory Lane
Children 8 years and under, and anyone wearing a Coast Guard approved flotation device must be accompanied in the water by an adult (18 years and older), within arms reach at all times.  Public swim rules will be enforced during the event.

Family Night Swimming
Enjoy an evening of public swimming! Drop-in public swimming rates, or use your public swimming pass.
  • 2019 Date TBD
  • 6:00-9:00 pm
  • PH Aquatic Park: 147 Gregory Lane
Family Camp Out

Join us as Pleasant Hill Park becomes Camp Pleasant Hill!  Campers can add swimming to their camp out experience for $3/person and join us at the pool for swimming & games during Family Night Swim. 

 

Pool Safety Day

Free! Learn about pool safety from your local Lifeguards, Paramedics, Firefighters and Medical Flight Crew! Pools and Sprayground will be open for public swimming, lifeguard demonstrations and more!
  • 2019 Date TBD
  • 1:00 - 5:00 pm
  • PH Aquatic Park: 147 Gregory Lane

4th of July Festivities


  • Keep Cool at the Pool!
  • July 4th
  • Noon - 5:00 pm
  • Sprayground Open
  • PH Aquatic Park: 147 Gregory Lane

Derby Day

All ages are welcome! Test your engineering skills and design a boat out of cardboard, recyclables and duct tape. All boats will compete in races across the pool. Wear your swimsuit and prepare to get wet! For more information, call 925-682-0896. 
  • 2019 Date TBD
  • Race starts at 1:00 pm
  • PH Aquatic Park: 147 Gregory Lane
  • Entry Fee: $6 per boater
Derby Day Rules:
  • Materials to use: Cardboard, duct tape & recyclables (for example, CRV beverage bottles, milk jugs, paper towel & toilet paper tubes, etc.). Wood & Styrofoam are not allowed as materials.
  • Boaters must use paddles to move boat across the water.
  • Make your own paddles. Store bought paddles are not allowed.
  • Boats must hold a minimum of two people and a maximum of six boaters.
  • All boaters must wear a US Coast Guard approved lifejacket. The District will provide as needed.
  • Boats are subject to inspection for compliance of contest rules.
  • All boats must be pre-registered by Date TBD.

Mermaid Party

Mermaids and mermen will learn to swim as gracefully as a creature under the sea, enjoy mermaid crafts and Mermaid party with a real Mermaid!  Bring own mermaid tail.
  • 2019 Date TBD