Caporella Aquatic Center

The Aquatic Center

Enjoy the Caporella Aquatic Center amenities! The amenities include a 25 yard x 25 meter swimming pool with zero depth entry and avalanche slide, children's water playground (Sprayground), 3,000 square foot fitness room, men and women's locker rooms, picnic tables, chairs, large pavilion, and concession stand. The facility is located adjacent to Challenger Elementary and Millennium Middle Schools at, 9300 NW 58 Street, Tamarac, FL 33321

Pavilion rentals are also available at the Aquatic Center!

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Pool Hours

In an abundance of caution, the City is closing the pool at the Caporella Aquatic Complex for the next two weeks, effective immediately. Swim lessons are suspended, and the pool is now closed for open swim. The situation will be re-evaluated during the week of July 20th.

Pool Fees

Daily Fees (shown as resident/non-resident)

  • Adults - $4/$4.50
  • Senior/Student/Military - $3/$3.50
  • Child 12 & under - $2.75/$3.25

 Splash Cards Fees (10 visits)

  • Adults - $36/$40.50
  • Senior/Student/Military - $27/$31.50
  • Child 12 & under - $24.75/$29.25

Annual Fee

  • Adults - $79.50
  • Senior/Student/Military - $63.60
  • Child 12 & under - $53.00


Free Fitness Fridays

Join us for our "Free Fitness Fridays" on the 2nd Friday of the month at the Caporella Aquatic Complex. Classes are held from 6-7 p.m. Classes are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather and schedules are subject to change.

  • October 11th - Sizzle & Sculpt with Jessica
  • November 8th - Zumba with Walter
  • December 6th - Tai Chi with Mark 

The Great Pumpkin Splash - Saturday, October 19, 2019 - Noon to 3 p.m.

Come join us for some spooky water fun at the Great Pumpkin Splash! Enjoy pumpkin picking! Pumpkin decorating! Concession stand will be open. Cost: Children $4.50/Adults $5.00.

Swim Lessons

  • Water Exploration and Safety - Ages 1-2 years with a parent. This class is an introduction to water safety and basic water skills for both parent and child.  It is not a swim lesson the class is meant to allow the child to explore the water in a supervised and fun environment with the guidance of the instructor and parent
  • Parent & Preschool - Ages 2-4 with a parent. The objective is to help students feel comfortable in the water while mom or dad is at their side. Students will learn elementary water skills that they can build on as they progress through the various swim levels. 
  • Tot - Designed for children ages 3-5 years old. Introduction to water safety skills.
  • Level 1 - Designed for children ages 5 years and older with minimal lesson experience. Participants will learn independent submersion, kicking, arm padding, floating, jumping, water adaption, blowing bubbles, underwater recovery, safe water entry and exit, water safety skills.
  • Level 2 - Designed for children ages 5 years and older who have passed Level 1 skills and/or are older in age without past swimming experience. They will improve upon Level 1 skills while learning foundational swimming skills, such as; front crawl stroke, elementary backstroke, floating, glides, surface dives.
  • Adult Level 1 - Designed for ages 13 and older. Participants will learn foundational swimming skills, such as; front float, back float, basic freestyle, backstroke, and endurance work.

All classes must have a minimum of four students to be held and will have a maximum of 6 students per class. Classes have a maximum of 12 students per level.

  • Swim tests are required by all new participants prior to registration.
  • A birth certificate is required for all new participants registering for Tot Level classes.
  • Evening classes run 2x per week, 8 sessions in total. Saturday classes run 1x per week, 8 sessions in total.

Splash into FUN with our Swim Schedule.

Proactive Arthritis Water Exercise Classes

Find comfort in the soothing waters of the Caporella Aquatic Center. Work on balance and coordination while increasing range of motion, joint flexibility, muscle strength and cardiovascular fitness without causing strain. No swimming experience necessary.

  • Fee is free to Senior Program Members and $4.00 for non-program members
  • Classes are held Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays 9:30 am to 10:30 am (spring/summer schedule) or 10-11:00 a.m. (regular schedule)
  • Proactive Arthritis Water Exercise flyer

Tamarac Swim Team

TS Aquatics offers a competitive swim team program for children ages 5-18 at the Caporella Aquatic Complex. Free tryouts are held Monday-Thursday, between 5-7 p.m. For additional information, please email or visit