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Vicksburg City Pool
The Vicksburg swimming pool and sports complex was constructed to Olympic specifications to serve recreational, instructional & competitive events in water sports. Construction was completed in 1996. The complex consists of an olympic size pool and a baby pool for the younger swimmers. It is paid for by taxpayers of Vicksburg. The facility is dedicated to those who enjoy the sport of swimming.
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Recreation News and Announcements

American Red Cross Learn to Swim Program 2014
swimminglessonsRegistration for Vicksburg City Pool's popular American Red Cross Learn to Swim Program will be held Wednesday, May 14, thru Friday, May 16 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 12 noon at the facility located at 900 Lee Street.

Offerings include three and four year old Preschool Aquatics, Beginning Adult Swimming, Intermediate Adult Swimming, and the respected Learn to Swim Levels classes for students age 5 and up.
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2014 Adult Softball Registration
adult-softball-leagueAdult Softball registration will begin March 3, 2014 and run through April 11, 2014. Registration packets can be picked up at the Parks and Recreation offices at 100 Army-Navy Drive from 8:00 .a.m till 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Cost per team is $175.00 with a $10.00 fee for non-city residents and a $20.00 fee for residents from Sharkey-Issaquena and Claiborn counties. A mandatory coaches meeting will be held on April 9, 2014 at 6:30pm at the Parks and Recreation offices. All teams must have a representative at this meeting. For more information call Joseph Graves at 601-634-4514.
 
Tennis in the Park
tennislessonsThe City of Vicksburg Parks and Recreation Department and the Alcorn State University tennis team are pleased to announce their annual "Spring Break Tennis Camp". The camp is March 10-14, 2014, at the Halls Ferry tennis facility. The camp is open to all ages and experience levels. Registration runs through March 3, 2014. Camp times are 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. each day, and the cost is $25 person. For more information, call the Parks and Recreation Department at 601-634-4514. You can download the registration form here.
 

Pool Rules

Rules posted at the swimming pool supersede rules posted on this website.


Children 12 years old & younger MUST be accompanied by an ADULT at least 18 years old! (our lifeguards are not baby sitter's)
  • NO REFUND for INCLEMENT WEATHER! The weather is monitored with Live Radar, Sky Scan Lighting Detector and a Weather Radio.
  • ONLY swim suits or swim trunks allowed! MUST be swim suit material, Nylon. NO COTTON material will be allowed in the pool! (this means no t-shirts, cut offs, tank tops, etc...) Children who are not yet toilet trained MUST wear swim diapers!
  • NO REFUNDS on the COKE MACHINES! The City does not own these machines and we can not refund money lost. They will have to contact THE COKE COMPANY!
  • NO REFUND on swimming if the patron has been IN THE WATER for ANY amount of time, due to INCLEMENT WEATHER OR ANY REASON FOR CLOSURE of pool!
  • NO HORSEPLAY
  • NO RUNNING IN POOL AREA
  • NO DIVING
  • ONLY SWIMMERS WHO CAN PASS SWIM TEST are allowed in 8 ft. section.
  • NO PUBLIC DISPLAYS OF AFFECTION (no hugging, kissing, touching etc...)
  • NO FLOTATION ACCESSORIES (excluding life jackets) ALLOWED IN MAIN POOL AT
  • ANY TIME!! These devices, inner-tubes, air mattresses, can cause hazards for unattended children
  • and may produce vision difficulties for lifeguards
  • NO PIGGYBACK OR SHOULDER RIDES
  • NO GUM CHEWING WHILE IN POOL
  • NO FOUL LANGUAGE
  • NO BOTTLES OR FOOD ALLOWED IN COMPLEX
  • NO COOLERS
  • NO LOITERING

The Vicksburg City Pool Lifeguards are trained to act and respond to any Land OR Water Emergencies! Lifeguards are trained to enforce pool rules and ensure patrons safety.

Pool Contact Info

con_tel Phone: 601-634-4516
emailButtonemail: pool@vicksburg.org

con_addressPhysical Address:
Vicksburg Swimming Pool
900 Lee Street
Vicksburg, MS 39180

Pool Summer Schedule

Summer Hours:

Opening Day:
Memorial Day, Monday May 27, 2013

Hours are as follows:

Monday - Friday
Recreation/Open Swim - 1-5 p.m.
Family Swim (No one under 18 without family) 6 - 8 p.m./ During Swim Lessons - 6:45 - 8 p.m.

Weekends/Holidays:
Recreation/Open Swim - 1 -5 p.m.

Swim Lessons will be held in three two-week sessions:
June 3 - June 14 at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., and 5:45 p.m.
June 24 - July 5 at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., and 5:45 p.m.
July 15 - July 26 at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., and 5:45 p.m.

Vicksburg City Pool will be closed for public swim on May 31 - June 2 for the Vicksburg Swim Association's Stamm Invitational Swim Meet.

Office Hours will be from 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Please call Vicksburg City Pool for additional information. 601-634-4516.

 

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