Don Day Pool

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Recreational Swim | Swim Lessons 

Don Day Pool's last day of operation for our 2021 Season 
is September 6, 2021. The site will reopen May 2022.

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Recreational Swim

Weekday Recreational Swim

June 14, 2021 - July 30, 2021

Mon., Wed., Fri.12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Weekday Admission
All ages 3+$3.00

Weekend Recreational Swim

June 14, 2021 - September 6, 2021

Sat - Sun12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Weekend Admission
Age 3-17$3.00
Age 18+$5.00
Seniors (55+)$3.00

Daily maximum capacity has been lowered due to Covid-19. 

All swimmers must wear proper swim trunks. No denim, basketball, jersey or cotton shorts or t-shirts permitted in the water. All guests must pay an entrance fee to enter the pool area. All children under the age of 7 must be within arms reach of an adult at all times.

  1. Swim Lessons
  2. Pool Guidelines

Swim Lessons

The City of Fontana’s learn-to-swim programs are among the most comprehensive in the Inland Empire. We offer eight different levels in the morning and evening to fit almost everyone’s schedule. Classes fill up fast! Click here to view class offerings.

To ensure your child is placed into the correct level, the Fontana Park Aquatic Center offers Swim Tests free of charge! Swim Tests take place Monday-Thursday at the Fontana Park Aquatic Center from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm, with no appointment necessary. Can't make it to a Swim Test? Please use this Swim Test chart below:

Swim Test revised

*Children 6 months - 2.5 years old do not need a swim test and can enroll into Crab & Crabling.
*Children 2.5 years - 4 years old do not need a swim tests and can enroll into Shrimps.

Important: Additional $15 applies to Non-Residents. No transfers, credits or refunds. Until further notice, registration will be online only - no in person registration will be accepted. Registration for all lessons close the Thursday before each session begins at 9:00 pm.

Weekday Swim Lessons 

$50 Residents | $65 Non-Residents 

Lessons are 30-minutes, Monday through Thursday for 2 consecutive weeks.
*The City of Fontana will only be offering Weekday Swim Lessons for Summer 2021.
*Swim Lesson registration is ONLINE ONLY.
*Level offerings may change due to demand.

Level 1
Level 2
Level 3
Level 4
Level 5
Level 6




Session & Registration Dates

Session 1: July 7-17, 2021

Session 2: June 21-July 1, 2021
Online Resident Registration:May 17, 2021
Online Resident Registration:
June 11, 2021
Online Non-Resident Registration:June 2, 2021
Online Non-Resident Registration:June 16, 2021
Registration Ends:June 3, 2021
Registration Ends:June 17, 2021
Session 3: July 5-15, 2021

Session 4: July 19-29, 2021
Online Resident Registration:
June 25, 2021
Online Resident Registration:
July 9, 2021
Online Non-Resident Registration:June 30, 2021
Online Non-Resident Registration:
July 14, 2021
Registration Ends:
July 1, 2021
Registration Ends:July 15, 2021

*Registration for Summer 2021 Swim Lessons is online only.
*Registration for each session opens 8:00 am online at on the dates above.
*Registration for each session closes at 9:00 pm on the dates above.


*IMPORTANT: Don Day Pool will not be available for Private Rentals for our 2021 summer season.

Aquatic Facility Availability

Due to low staffing and Covid-19, not all City of Fontana pools will be available for Private Rentals during our 2021 Summer season. Rental times and dates are subject to approval. For more details and available dates and times, please contact the Fontana Park Aquatic Center at (909) 854-5111. Be sure to read over the Facility Reservation Application before making your reservation.

Fee Schedule

There is a two-hour minimum for all City of Fontana pool rentals. A refundable trust deposit of $150 is required at the time of reservation. Deposit does not go toward facility balance. A $50 Non-Resident Fee will be applied to Non-City of Fontana Residents. The entire cost of the Private Reservation must be paid at least 30 days before the date of the event.

Offered Facilities
Group Size
Rental Fee
Days Available
Heritage Pool, Martin Tudor Splash Park (No Slides)
Fri - Sun

Making your Reservation

1. Contact the Fontana Park Aquatic Center to find out if the date desired is available and get further information.
2. When ready to book your rental, verify with Aquatics staff that a Manager at the Fontana Park Aquatic Center will be available to book the rental.
3. Fill out the Reservation form available at the Aquatic Center and pay the facility deposit.
4. Make your final payment of the balance at least 30 days before your event.
5. Attend and enjoy your event with the City of Fontana Aquatic Staff.

NoteCancellations less than 60 days prior to the event will result in 100% loss of funds. All final payments must be made 30 days prior to the event. If the balance is not paid off 30 days in advance, the reservation will result in a cancellation and 100% loss of all paid fees.

**All rentals are on a first come first serve basis. Reservations will not be taken over the phone and dates cannot be temporarily reserved.

 Questions about rentals? Call the Fontana Park Aquatic Center at (909) 854-5111.

Don Day Pool | (909) 349-6997 | 14501 Live Oak Ave. Fontana, CA  
​For all activities, proper swim attire is required.