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A Summer of fun awaits you at Omaha Pools this season. From doggie dips to dance parties, we have everything you need for an exciting and affordable summer! Don't forget to follow us on Facebook,Twitter, and Instagram for more events and discounts this summer!

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Events at all pools this summer:
Shark Week
July 22nd - 26th

All City pools

Shark week is a dangerously good time at our city pools! Join us for shark week and enjoy jawsome shark themed activities in the pool all week long July 22nd - 16th.
Mingle with Mom
Sunday, July 27th

All City pools

Your mom is the bomb! Celebrate your awesome mom at any of the City pools! Moms get in FREE with one paid child admission.
Doggie Dip
August 11th from 5:30-7:30pm

Gallagher Pool & Lee Valley Pool

Bring your dog up to Gallagher pool or Lee Valley Pool for a fun afternoon of swimming and splashing around! The city of Omaha and Nebraska Humane Society have teamed up for this unique event for our four-legged friends! $5 per dog and includes two humans.

Water Safety Events at all pools

Josh the Otter
Be safe and have fun at the pool, come meet Josh the Baby Otter and learn his safety message; to always swim with a buddy and to never go near water unless you are with an adult. 

Hands only CPR
 If you were in a situation where someone needed CPR would you know what to do? Let us help you be prepared, learn Hands-Only CPR from the City of Omaha Parks and Recreation Department.  Hands-Only CPR is a potentially lifesaving technique involving non mouth to mouth contact.  Free sessions will be conducted at various City of Omaha pool locations during the pool season


News and Events

  • Bridge Beats Concert Cancelled - July 19,2019

    2019-07-18 19:42:19

    Bridge Beats Cancelled Due to Excessive Heat National Weather Service Calls for Dangerously High Temperatures   (Omaha NE) July 18th, 2019 – Due to an excessive heat warning in effect from the National Weather ...

  • Riverfront Trail Closures

    2019-05-31 17:52:58

    Effective immediately, May 31, 2019, two sections of the Riverfront Trail will be closed.  A section of the trail from Crown Point Avenue & Ida Street to John Pershing Drive & the Minne Lusa Ditch along wi ...

  • Levi Carter Lake Boat Ramp Open

    2019-05-30 19:09:24

    Levi Carter boat ramp has been reopened as of June 19th, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. Thank you for your patience during the closure.   

  • Trails, Parks & Other Closings

    2019-03-14 21:14:40

    Due to the increased water levels/flooding, the following trails/parks/lakes have been closed: Glenn Cunningham Lake is closed until further notice. This includes the lake, playground, trails and disc golf course.&nbs ...

  • NP Dodge Park CLOSED Due To Elevated River Levels

    2019-03-14 15:27:04

    (Omaha, NE – March 14th, 2019) – Due to heavy rains and the rising levels of the Missouri River, the City of Omaha Parks Department will be closing NP Dodge Park effective immediately.  Facility ...