Tuesday, March 31, 2015
 
 
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.

Recreation News and Announcements

2015 Summer Pool Schedule Released

Vicksburg City Pool, located at 900 Lee Street, will open for the 2015 Summer Season on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th at 1:00 p.m.

Pool Hours:
Monday thru Friday:
6:00 – 8:45 a.m.: Lap Swimming/Swim Team Practice
9:00 – 12:00: Swim Lessons/Special Programs
12 noon – 1:00 p.m. : Lap Swimming
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Recreation Swim (Open for all)
6:00 – 7:50 p.m.: Family Swim Time
(During Swim Lesson Weeks the time is 6:45 – 7:50 p.m.)
Weekends and Holidays: (Memorial Day, Independence Day)
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Recreation Swim (Open for all)

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Adult Softball Registration

Registration for the adult softball league is from March 02, 2015, through April 13, 2015. The cost for each team is $175.00 plus a $10.00 charge for each county resident and a $20.00 charge for residents from Sharkey, Issaquena and Claiborn counties. Registration is for men, women and church league teams. Team packets can be picked up at the Parks and Recreation offices starting on March 02, 2015.

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Cycling Basics Seminar

biking3The Vicksburg Main Street Program, Crooked Letter Cycling, Revolution Mobile Bike Service and Bike Walk Mississippi are proud to announce that a Cycling Basics Seminar will be held Tuesday, February 17, 2015. The seminar will take place at the Vicksburg City Auditorium, 901 Monroe Street, starting at 6 p.m. All cyclists are invited to attend. Cycling information shared will benefit the beginner as well as more experienced cyclists.The topics include types of bikes for different riding styles, basic bike fit, bike safety and cycling in traffic, quick bike maintenance, best places in and around Vicksburg to ride a bicycle, and cycling events in Mississippi. Revolution Mobile Bike will be on hand for basic and full-service bike Tune-ups. Read more ...

2015 Adult Basketball Registration

basketballAdult men's and women's basketball registration will begin November 10, 2014, and run through December 17, 2014. Registration packets can be picked up at the Jackson Street Community Center and at the Parks and Recreation Offices at 100 Army-Navy Drive from 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. Cost per team is $125.00 plus a $10.00 fee for each non-city resident.

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Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Classes Offered

Red-Cross-CPR-CertificationThe Vicksburg Parks and Recreation Department is now offering American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED certification and recertification classes to Vicksburg, Warren County, and the surrounding communities. All American Red Cross Health and Safety certifications are valid for two years.
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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: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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

Pool Summer Schedule

Summer Hours:

Opening Day: Memorial Day,
Monday May 26, 2014

Hours are as follows:

Lap Swim: 6 - 8:30 a.m. and 12 Noon - 1:00 p.m. Monday - Friday
Swim Lessons: 9:00 a.m. - 12 Noon

Recreation Swim: 1-5 p.m. Monday - Sunday

Weekday Family Swim: 6:45 - 8 p.m. (Swim Lesson Days)
6:00 - 8 p.m. (Non-Swim Lesson Days)
Cost: 12 and under: $ 2.00
Adults: $ 4.00

Summer passes: Individual: $ 60.00
Family (immediate family only) $120.00


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

Vicksburg, MS, United States

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