Special Events - Appleton Parks and Recreation

There are always activities happening at Erb and Mead Pools!  If it is for the swim teams, the kiddos, and even the dogs!   Check out all of the fun things we put together below! 

In recognition of National Recreation and Parks Month in July, the Parks and Recreation Departments in the Fox Cities have teamed up to offer an exciting opportunity for all swim pass holders. All summer passes will be good for use during open swim hours on Monday, July 10 – Friday, July 14, 2023 at any of the locations listed below. You must present your pass at each pool to gain admission. Visit each individual department’s website or call the pools listed below. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to visit a neighboring pool for no cost using your summer swim pass!

Erb Pool       1800 N. Morrison Street, Appleton          920-832-5917         www.appletonparkandrec.org

Mead Pool    1430 E. John Street, Appleton                  920-832-5918         www.appletonparkandrec.org

Kaukauna Pool     600 Pool Road, Kaukauna                920-766-6323         www.cityofkaukauna.com

Doyle Park Pool    100 Van Buren Street, Little Chute    920-687-5322         www.littlechutewi.org

Sunset Beach         1010 Fulcer Avenue, Kimberly          920-731-9299         www.vokimberly.org

Jefferson Park Pool   915 Third Street, Menasha             920-967-5163         www.cityofmenasha-wi.gov

Neenah Pool            600 South Park Avenue, Neenah      920-886-6080         www.ci.neenah.wi.us

Come down to Mead Pool on Saturday, August 19 for a whole lotta doggone fun! Owners can watch their dogs swim at Mead Pool all while enjoying the company of other dogs in this fun filled event! To guarantee a spot, pre-register.  Walk-ins may not be allowed.

The first 50 dogs will be admitted per session.
Session 1 for larger dogs: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Session 2 for small dogs: 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Session 3 for larger dogs: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 a.m.

  • Aggressive dogs, dogs in heat, or dogs under 4 months of age will not be allowed.
  • Clean up after your dogs! Baggies will be provided for clean-up.
  • Dogs must wear flat buckle /snap collars for controlling in facility.
  • No prong, choke, or training collars.
  • Drinking water for dogs will be provided.
  • Humans are not allowed in water.
  • Dog owners must provide vaccination papers at the time of registration to verify vaccinations AND sign Doggie Day Liability Waiver – NO EXCEPTIONS!
  • Dog owners must be 18 yrs of age or older. Anyone under the age of 18 must be under parental supervision.
  • Maximum of 1 dog to every 1 owner.
  • No open cuts, wounds, or skin conditions.
  • Dogs must use designated relief area.
  • Dogs must be rinsed off on the pool deck prior to entering pool.

YMCA of the Fox Cities Summer Classic:  June 17 & 18* 

*Pool will reopen for open swim on Sunday, June 18 at 3:00 p.m. unless inclement weather delays the swim meet.

24th Annual Bird Bath Invitational: July 7-9

To learn more about the partnership with Erb Pool and the Swim Meets click here