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Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center
800 E. Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28202
Hours: Open all year round

Contact

Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center
980-314-3483

​Ma​rion Diehl Recreation Center

2219 Tyvola Road
Charlotte, NC 28210
South Park District
980-314-1300 
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Hours of Operation 

Monday - Thursday - 7am - 9pm
Friday - 7am - 8pm
Saturday - 8am - 4pm
Sunday - 1pm - 5pm

Pool closes 30 minutes before facility​
Please note we are closed on the following holiday: Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.  At other times we may close early or have an abbreviated schedule.

Features and Amenities

​Marion Diehl Recreation Center is situated on 82 acres of land and includes an outdoor playground, 1/4 mile paved walking trail, and coming soon: tennis center and an outdoor surface specialized for field hockey.  The center features, multi purpose rooms, kitchen area, a full size gymnasium, 25 meter by 6 lane warm pool, 2.5 foot wading pool with zero depth entry area and locker rooms.  We offer a variety of aquatic, athletic recreation, programs and classes: including specialized instruction for adults and children with physical disabilities.

Upcoming Programs and Events​

Open/Lap Swim

M/W/F   9:45am - 2:00pm​
T/Th         7:00am - 8:45pm - Lap Swim Only
                   11:00am - 12:45pm
                   1:00pm - 3:30pm
Sat           1:00pm - 3:30pm
Sun          1:30pm - 4:30pm

Open Swim Rates

Resident Youth     $2.00                Nonresident Youth     $3.00​
Resident Senior   $3.00                Non resident Senior    $4.00
Resident Adult     $4.00                Nonresident Adult       $5.00​

Schedule is subject to change.  Please see Current Pool Schedule

For aquatic fitness and swim lessons, please see eparks or our brochure​​

Summer Groups 
Registration begins March 1st - Packet​​

As of 3-11-17 the following groups slots are still available:  
Mondays 11-12 & 12-1, Wednesdays 12-1, Fridays 12-1 & 1-2.  

There are a few Fridays from 11-12 but not every Friday.  Slots are filled on first come with complete request, first served. 

Pre School Programs
Busy Bee Lil Me, Nature Explorers, Footgolf
For more information, please call 980-314-1300

Parents Night Out
Drop the kids off for a night of fun.  Dinner, games, crafts and swimming.  Fridays from 5:00pm - 8:00pm for ages 4 - 14.
March 10th, April 7th, May 12th
Fees: $10 per child

Youth Athletics: 
Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation offers a wide variety of athletic programs to youth participants throughout the year.  For more information on Youth Athletics and information on how to register please visit the Youth Athletics Page

Adult/Senior Sports
Each activity Fees: $2.00/Adults, $1/Seniors per day

Pickleball 
Wednesday - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Badminton
Badminton for all.  Tuesdays - 7:00pm - 8:00pm, Saturdays - 12:00pm - 3:30pm

Volleyball
Fun active and social program for all levels.  Monday - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Winner Stay Basketball
Official Score Keeper.  Games will run 10 minutes.  Winner stays and plays.  Sunday - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

For more programming information please visit Eparks​.

Host your next event

​Book your next event with us.  We are a great place to have your birthday parties, baby & wedding showers, anniversary parties, family reunions and meetings.  Call the center at 980-314-1300 for facility pricing and availability​.

Volunteer Opportunities

​We are always looking for volunteers to serve as coaches for our youth athletics, basketball, soccer, flag football and baseball.  If you are interested in being a coach, please contact us at the center at 980-314-1300.  For more information, email us at mariondiehlrecreationcenter@mecklenburgcountync.gov

Address

Office Location:

Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center
800 E. Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28202
Hours: Open all year round

Contact

Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center
980-314-3483