Elk Grove Aquatics center

A bird’s eye view of the Elk Grove Aquatics center that officially opens on May 25.

The Elk Grove Aquatics Center is having its grand opening celebration on Saturday, May 25. This facility neighbors the city’s future civics center at 9701 Big Horn Blvd.

There will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. and the pool will open at 11 a.m. Plans are to have free activities, carnival games, raffles, and a photo booth. Swimming will be free on opening day.

After May 25, the pool rates will be $7 for ages five and up, $4 for ages 2-4, and free for children under age 2. Local parks provider, the Cosumnes Community Services District will operate the city’s facility.