Outdoor Family Aquatic Park

UPDATE as of 7/19/2021: The indoor pool will closed August 8 - 21 due to the annual maintenance shutdown. Members will be allowed to use the outdoor pool free of charge during the duration of the shutdown. The following changes will occur during maintenance:

Lap Swim will be offered Monday - Friday from 5:30 am - 8:55 am.
Water Walking will be offered Monday - Friday from 5:30 am - 11:45 am
There will be no afternoon/evening lap swimming due to being open to the public and the slides and diving boards will be open.

IMPORTANT UPATE: Effective Friday, June 18, 2021

The total maximum  capacity of the outdoor pool will be 275 people. Once capacity of 200 is reached, there will be no more non-resident admissions for the day. Non-residents may call ahead to inquire about the current capacity: 314-739-5535.

Operating Schedule

Pool is open from June 1 through Labor Day from Noon to 6 p.m. Please note the following special hours for 2021:

  • Beginning in mid-August, outdoor pool hours will be reduced in accordance with our local school district’s schedule
  • Bridgeton Crossing will be closed August 23 - 27 and  August 30 - September 3.
  • There will be reduced hours from Noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 4, in observance of Independence day.

Admission & Season Passes

To receive resident rates, patrons must have a current Bridgeton Resident identification cards or Bridgeton Recreation Center membership. Season passes can be purchased at the Bridgeton Recreation Center and are only valid at the Bridgeton Crossing Family Aquatic Park.

 Pass TypeResident FeeNon-Resident FeeResident Season PassNon-Resident Season PassBRC Member Season Pass
Children Under 4FreeFreeFreeFreeFree
 Youth (4 to 15 years old)$5$8$75$110$65
Senior (60 years and older)$5$8$75$110$65
Family (4 members)N/AN/A$170$240$135
Extra Family MemberN/AN/A$20$20$20

***Half price memberships begin Sunday, July 25, season passes will be available at 1/2 price for the remainder of the season.

Birthday Parties & Rentals

Make the Crossing your destination for aquatic fun!

The Crossing features:

  • 21 feet high body flume
  • 25 yard competitive swimming pool with two 1-meter diving boards and a drop slide
  • Activity pool
  • Powered activity channel
  • Splash pad (infant area)
  • Vortex
  • A zero-depth entry leisure pool with an interactive aquatic play structure

Party Package:

Your special day with a cool, pool birthday party! Our party package includes admission for you and your guests, two hour use of our special party canopy, pizza slice, and a small drink. Our party package is based on a maximum of 14 party guests. Extra guests are welcome for $6 per person. No outside food or beverages are allowed, however, birthday cake and cup cakes are permitted.

Reserve Your Party

Parties must be reserved at least two weeks in advance and full payment must accompany reservations. Party dates are available from June through  August. Rainouts will be rescheduled. All parties will be scheduled during normal business hours. To check on availability or make a reservation, stop by the Bridgeton Recreation Centers front desk during regular operating hours or call at 314-739-5599.


A $40 security deposit, in the form of a cashier’s check or money order is required at time of reservation. The party package is $140 for Bridgeton Residents and $160 for Non-Residents.

Other Events

Maybe you’re planning something bigger? So for your next company outing, youth group get-together, or family reunion, leave the work to us while you relax. The Crossing can provide you with a rental package customized to meet your needs and budget!

Rental Rates

For groups over 150 there is an additional $50 per hour fee. A refundable security/damage deposit of $75 in the form of a money order is required. To check on availability or to schedule an event, contact the Bridgeton Recreation Center at 314-739-5599. 

Group Price Per Hour
Resident Group (0 to 75 guests)$175
Resident Group (76 to 150 guests)$195
Non-Resident Group (0 to 75 guests)$225
Non-Resident Group (76 to 150 guests)$245