Groups & Rentals

Group Visit Information (during open swim)

​All groups over 20 people should call ahead to schedule their visit at least three business days in advance.  For the safety of our patrons, the number of groups admitted on any particular day may be limited.  On days in which we have reached our group capacity, non-registered groups may be turned away.

  • Prior to the Saturday, June 15, please call the Parks and Recreation Department Office at (608) 837-3449 to schedule your group.

  • After Saturday, June 15, please call the Family Aquatic Center at (608) 837-7433 or email Lauren Benzine, Aquatic Programs Coordinator, to schedule your group.

Group Payment
All persons with the group are required to pay to gain admission, including chaperones.  For every 10 entries, groups will save $2.50.  NEW:  Groups may pay at the pool for group entry, no tokens needed and no need to pay in advance.  Forms of payment include cash, check or credit card.  A 2.5% service fee will be charged for all credit card transactions, with a minimum fee of $1.95.

Group Rules & Regulations:
  • Groups must have one (1) chaperone for every 10 children.  Chaperones must be actively participating and supervising children in the water.
  • Group leaders must maintain control of their group at all times.  If group members are demonstrating inappropriate or unsafe behaviors and FAC staff have corrected the behavior more than once, a FAC Management team member may ask the group to leave.
  • Upon arrival, the group will meet with a FAC management team member.  After a short orientation, all children will be required to take a swim test prior to swimming past the red line and using the diving well.  To successfully pass the swim test, children must swim half of the 25 yard pool with an efficient stroke and without struggle or holding the edge of the pool.  All children who pass the swim test will receive a wristband.
  • There is no outside food of beverage allowed in the facility.  There are small shelters outside the facility for picnicking with your own food.
  • All swimmers must wear a swimsuit.  No street wear is allowed.  Swimsuits have a liner and are made of Lycra, nylon or a combination of these fabrics.
Private Rental Information
Are you looking for a great place to have your summer picnic, sports organization part, customer appreciation night or family fun night?  Look no further than than Sun Prairie Family Aquatic Center!

The Family Aquatic Center is available to rent for private group use on Saturday and Sunday evenings during the summer season.  Reservations must be made in person at the Parks and Recreation Department Office (2598 West Main Street) or at the Family Aquatic Center by appointment with the Aquatics Program Coordinator.

Prior to Saturday, June 15, to inquire about reservations, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (608) 837-3449 or  Starting Saturday, June 15, please contact Cassie Shepard, Aquatics Program Coordinator, at (608) 837-7433 or e-mail Lauren Benzine for private rental inquires.

Resident Fees 
(no concession stand) 
Resident Fees
(with concession stand)
6:00 - 7:30 pm   $375
6:00 - 8:00 pm   $475
6:00 - 7:30 pm   $400
6:00 - 8:00 pm   $500

Non-Resident Fees 
(no concession stand) 
 Non-Resident Fees
(with concession stand)
6:00 - 7:30 pm   $450
6:00 - 8:00 pm   $550
6:00 - 7:30 pm   $475
6:00 - 8:00 pm   $575

Reservations are made with a 50% deposit, with the remainder of the balance due two (2) weeks prior to the reservation