pool parties

Whether you’re planning a birthday party, graduation, family reunion, company outing or a get together with friends, Flick and Roosevelt Outdoor Aquatic Centers are ideal places for your summer get-togethers!


public parties at splash landings indoor pool

All Splash Landings parties are two hours long: one hour in the pool and then 15 minutes to get the party out of the water and change clothes before spending the final 45 minutes in our party room where party leaders, tables and chairs are provided.

All guests must be in proper swimsuit attire (including supervising adults) and bring their own towels. Face masks are required, however may be removed while swimming or eating.

Pool Parties require additional adult supervision in the water. The adult to child ratio for all pool parties is 1 to 5 for children under the age of 8 and 1 to 10 for children over the age of 8. These adults may not supervise from the deck and must be in the water with a lined bathing suit on.

During your pool party, your guests will have access to swim in up to 2 lanes of the Lap Pool and the full Activity Pool which includes a water slide and water features. Lifeguards and a pool manager will be on duty during your pool visit. Lifejackets will be available on a first come, first serve basis in a variety of sizes.

All pool rules apply during the party. A review of the rules will provided in the beginning of your party. Below highlights a few specific rules that you should be aware of prior to booking the party.

  • All children under the age of 9 or in a lifejacket must be within an arm’s length of an adult (16 years or older) at all times.
  • Floatation devices must be US Coast Guard approved, and children must be accompanied by an adult (at least 16 years of age) while wearing them. This adult must be in a bathing suit, in the water and within an arm’s length of the child at all times.
  • Balls, inner tubes, noodles, rafts, water rings, mermaid tales, goggles with face masks, toys, foam noodles or inflatable rings will not be allowed in the pool.
  • Guests must be 42 inches in height to ride the waterslide at Splash Landings and 48 inches at Flick and Roosevelt Pool. Parents are prohibited from catching children at the bottom of the slide. Lifejackets are not allowed to be worn while riding.

Booking Details:

$400 resident / $500 nonresident for up to 30 guests. $50 for an additional people (up to 60 people).

Parties can take be booked on Saturday from 1 pm-4 pm.

To book a Splash Landings party, please contact 847-486-5371 or email partycoordinator@glenviewparks.org

public or private parties at our outdoor pools

We offer public or private parties to meet your needs.  Please review all the information below and if you are ready to book your party, click the links below to reserve your pool party online.

Book a Pool Party at Flick Pool

Book a Pool Party at Roosevelt Pool

If interested in learning more or have questions, call Kara Graber at 224-521-2584 or the Birthday Party Coordinator (partycoordinator@glenviewparks.org) at least two-three weeks prior to your preferred date.

Please note: Payment in full is required at the time of reservation.

Glenview Park District – Pool Parties for 2022 Summer

 Public Pool Parties

Roosevelt Aquatic Center:       June 11 – August 7           (1 at a time)

Flick Aquatic Center:               June 6 – August 19           (3 at a time)

*No Parties on July 4

Public Parties

  • Two hours in a reserved party area. (Indoors at Roosevelt Pool and a shaded outdoor area under our giant party umbrellas at Flick—food before swimming). Party parents may come 15 minutes before the party time beings for setup. The safety video will be shown within 10 minutes of the party starting.
  • You have three options for party packages. You will select whichever one best fits your anticipated guest list.
Maximum Number of Guests Fee (R/NR)
Up to 30 Guests $350/400
Up to 40 Guests $470/$640
Up to 50 Guests $600/$800


  • No refunds will be given if the number of maximums is not met. If a party exceeds the maximum number of guests, the host will be charged a flat rate of $11.75/person for resident and $16.00 for nonresident guests. This payment will be required to be made the day of the party.
  • Your guests will be provided a wristband as they enter the facility. Staff will keep count of how many people check in for your party and report back to you at the end of the party if you exceeded your package. Guests with Aquatic Memberships are not included in the count.
  • All birthday parties and personal private aquatic center rentals must have at least one adult supervisor (16 years or older) in the water, in a swimsuit for every five children under the age of 9, and at least one adult supervisor for every ten children above the age of 9. These adults are seen as designated child watchers, and should be in the water with the children at all times in a full swimsuit.
  • A party package must be selected and paid for in full at least 7 days in advance.

 Food Options for Public Parties:

  • Parties will have the option to purchase a food package of 16-inch cheese pizzas depending on the party size and beverage of each guest.  Each 16-inch pizza will be charged at a rate of $20 (serves roughly 4-5 adults). Number of pizzas must be confirmed and paid at least 7 days in advance.
  • Parties may provide their own food for their party as long as it stays in the designated area. In order to provide their own food, parties pay a $50 outside food surcharge.  This should be paid in advance. Parties that bring outside food (outside of a cake) will be charged $75.00 and payment will be required on-site.
  • No alcoholic beverages allowed.
  • Party host provides their own party cake. We will not be able to refrigerate your cake during the party.

Private Parties ($650/$775) from June 13-August 7

Roosevelt Pool from 7pm-9pm and Flick Pool from 8pm-10pm

No booking on the following dates: July 4, July 16-19 and July 28-31

  • Exclusive use of the facility including spacious eating areas, lawns and water features including slides, diving platforms, and water playgrounds (Does not include Tot Pool at Flick)
  • Facility manager and lifeguards on duty to ensure a safe environment.
  • Staff will greet you and your guests and ensure that everything runs smoothly during your rental
  • The option to bring in your own beverages and food. No alcoholic beverages allowed.
  • Pool parties and rentals require adult supervision ratios as follows:
    • Children ages 6 and under = 1 adult: 5 children
    • Children ages 6 and up = 1 adult: 10 children

What's Included?

Public Pool Party Features

  • Two hour in a reserved party area for meal and birthday cake
  • Party staff will greet guests and ensure everything runs smoothly
  • Unlimited swimming during public swim hours
  • The option to bring your own beverages and food – no alcoholic beverages allowed

Private Pool Party Features

  • Exclusive use of the facility including spacious eating areas, lawn and water features (Does not include Tot Pools at Flick)
  • Facility manager and lifeguards to ensure a safe environment
  • Staff will greet you and your guests and ensure that everything runs smoothly during your rental
  • The option to bring your own beverages and food – no alcoholic beverages allowed

Jimmy Fraus

Aquatics Program Coordinator

224 521 2548 jimmy.fraus@glenviewparks.org

Maggie Cunningham

Manager of Aquatics

224 521 2524 maggie.cunningham@glenviewparks.org

Megan Heublein

Aquatics Supervisor

224 521 2546 megan.heublein@glenviewparks.org