General Information

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FIVE FULL ACRES FOR ONE LOW PRICE!

Take in five incredible acres of swimming and outdoor recreation:

  • Heated water throughout the park
  • Certified lifeguards on staff
  • Zero depth swimming pool
  • Children’s butterfly slide
  • Sand volleyball courts
  • Concessions available
  • Two water slides
  • Sand play area
  • Wading pools
  • Diving boards

NATIONALLY ACCLAIMED

Visit one of America’s best pools right here in town!  Papillion’s own Papio Bay Aquatic Center was recently given the Excellence in Aquatics Award by the National Recreation & Parks Association, an honor awarded to only the best managed aquatic facilities in the country.

A FEW REMINDERS

  • Children less than 48” tall must be accompanied by an adult when using the water slides.
  • Children age 10 and younger must be under the supervision of an individual age 14 or older.
  • Coolers, food, and beverages may NOT be brought into the facility.

NORMAL HOURS OF OPERATION

Monday:  12:00-8:00 PM
Tuesday:  12:00-6:30 PM
Wednesday:  12:00-8:00 PM
Thursday:  12:00-6:30 PM
Friday:  12:00-8:00 PM
Saturday:  12:00-8:00 PM
Sunday:  12:00-8:00 PM

Beginning August 13, hours of operation change to:
Monday-Friday: Closed
Saturday & Sunday:  12:00-6:00 PM

Last day open to the public is Labor Day, open 12:00-6:00 PM. 

DAILY ADMISSION PRICES

  • Adult 17-54:  $5.50
  • Youth 3-16:  $4.50
  • Adults 55 and Older:  $4.50
  • Infants 2 and Under:  FREE

TWILIGHT PRICES
Monday-Friday after 5:30 PM

  • Adult 17-54:  $4.50
  • Youth 3-16:  $3.50
  • Adults 55 and Older:  $3.50 

Papio Bay Aquatic Center accepts cash or credit card.  All major credit cards accepted.

SEASON PASSES

Season passes are 10% off if purchased April 15 through May 15 each year.

Type of Pass Resident Non-Resident Midseason
Individual $95 $105 $60
Family $200 $240 $110
Individual Plus 1 $142.50 $157.50 N/A

PASS DESCRIPTIONS

  • Individual Season Pass - One person 11 years of age or older. Must be 18 years of age or older to purchase.
  • Family Season Pass - One, single family which includes 1 or 2 adults over the age of 21 with all others under the age of 21.  A third adult may be added if that person is considered a caretaker for the family.  There will be a $25 fee for each additional family member past 6.
    Multiple families living under a single household will each be required to purchase their own family season pass, individual pass or punch card.
  • Individual Plus 1 Pass - One adult 21 years of age or older and one additional person residing in the same household.

MID-SEASON PASSES

Mid-Season passes go on sale July 15th each year and prices are the same for both resident and non-resident.

GROUP RESERVATIONS

All groups of 10 or more are asked to request their reservations at least 10 days in advance.  Download a Group Registration Form (PDF) and fax it to 402-597-2080.  For more information, please call 402-597-2041 or email us.

Group Size Youth 3 - 16 Adult 17 & Over
Groups of 10 to 40 $4.25 $5.25
Groups of 41 to 99 $4.00 $5.00
Groups of 100 or More $3.75 $4.75

PUNCH CARDS

Punch Cards offer 10 visits for one low price per age group.

PRICES

  • Youth 3-16:  $40.50
  • Adult 17-54:  $49.50