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 COVID-19 Response for Saskatoon Residents

Starting Monday, June 15, 2020, the Payment Centre, Customer Service & Collections counters located in the lobby of City Hall will open with a limited number of services, view what is available here. The lobby has been modified with the health, safety and well-being of employees and citizens as top priority. The remainder of City Hall remains closed to the public. Our business operations continue to ensure core services for our residents as much as possible. Public transit currently remains operational.


COVID-19 Response: Leisure Centres and Recreation Programs

Leisure Centres will re-open in Phase 4.2 in full compliance with the guidelines and restrictions as required by the Chief Medical Health Officer and regulated under the Government of Saskatchewan’s Re-Open Saskatchewan plan:

  • Lakewood Civic Centre – projected late July opening
  • Shaw Centre – projected late July opening
  • Remaining Leisure Centres - TBD

Visit for details as they become available.

Harry Bailey Aquatic Centre

Harry Bailey Aquatic Centre

An aquatic facility just minutes from downtown with pools, diving boards, drop-in swimming and aqua-fitness programs.  Also features a weight room and a meeting room.  

 Spotlight on Harry Bailey Aquatic Centre

Hours of Operation


Spring Hours
(Sept. 1 - June 30)

Summer Hours
(July 1 - Aug. 31)

Monday          6:00am - 9:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday 6:00am - 9:30pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Wednesday 6:00am - 9:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Thursday 6:00am - 9:30pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Friday 6:00am - 10:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 9:00pm 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sunday 10:00am - 8:00pm 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Pool Hours
Pool hours differ from facility hours. Visit Drop-in Online for public swim times and other drop-in program information.     

Statuatory Holidays
Facility hours of operation vary during statutory holidays. Visit Drop-in Online for schedule information and bonus programming during statutory holidays.

Programs & Activities

Drop-in Schedules
Visit Drop-in Online for the latest facility hours and drop-in program schedules including public, family and lane swimming, aquafitness classes and fitness and weight room times. 

Registered Programs
Visit Registered Programs for information on registered programs like Red Cross swim lessons.

Admission Options

  Adult (19+ yrs) Youth (6-18 yrs)* Preschool (0-5 yrs)** Family***
General Admission $9.80 $5.90 FREE $19.60
Group Rates (6 or more people) $9.30 $5.40 FREE n/a
Bulk Tickets (10 passes) $75.00 $45.00 FREE $150.00
LeisureCard (monthly rate) $50.00  $30.00  n/a $100.00
The Fine Print (*, **, ***)

*All youth under 16 years of age must complete a Youth Weight Training Consultation or program in order to use any of the weight rooms (even when on a family plan).

**Children under the age of 6 must be supervised by an adult or responsible youth at all times. To help preschool age children stay safe in and around the water, the City requires that all participants comply with the following policy: "For every two preschoolers under the age of 6, there must be one adult or responsible youth (16 years or older) within arm's length, supervising the preschoolers' water play and activity."  The best life preserver for your child is YOU!  Infants and toddlers participating in water play must wear an appropriate swim diaper.

***Family is defined as a group up to seven individuals with a maximum of two adults.

For more information on admission options, visit Leisure Centre Admission Rates & Options.   

Facility Features

  • 8-lane Competitive Pool
  • Diving Boards & Platforms
  • 6-lane Warm-Up Pool
  • Tot Pool with Spray Features
  • Zoom Slide & Climbing Wall
  • Hot Tubs & Sauna
  • Poolside Deck & Viewing Area
  • Multi-Purpose Room
  • Fitness & Weight Room
  • Lockers & Change Rooms
  • Shaw Go WiFi
  • Free Parking & Convenient Bus Service

Facility Rentals

Harry Bailey Aquatic Centre is the heart of aquatics for many Saskatoon athletes, with speed swimmers, divers and synchronized swimmers headquartered here. This is also the pool where people can practice kayaking, canoeing and scuba diving in a controlled setting.

The facility's size and versatility make it an ideal spot for large school groups and private rentals. Everyone from toddlers to competitive athletes can find their fit here.

With its location just outside the downtown core, Harry Bailey's meeting room is ideal for business meetings, group training events and clinics.  

For more information on bookings and rental rates, visit Recreation Facility Rentals or download:

 Leisure Centre Rental Rates brochure 
 Harry Bailey Aquatic Centre Rental Options Information Sheet ​
Recreation Facility Rental Options Guide