Indoor Pools

**The KAC is currently operating on a modified schedule due to COVID-19. Click here to learn more.

Our indoor facilities are open year-round. We are closed on Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas. The facility may have special hours on other holidays or during inclement weather. Areas of the indoor pools at times may be closed for programming or classes.

For the safety of our members, guests and staff, all pools close during severe thunderstorms.

  • Monday – Friday: 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    • Lap swim by reservation: 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Open swim: 4 to 7 p.m.
    • Indoor Water slide: 4 to 7 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Lap swim by reservation: 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Open swim: 11 a.m.to 6 p.m.
    • Indoor Water slide: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Available for private rental beginning at 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: noon – 6 p.m.
    • Open swim: noon to 6 p.m.
    • Indoor Water slide: noon to 6 p.m.
    • Available for private rental beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Pool Closures

  • February 25-27: Facility closed all day for a swim meet.
  • March 2, 2021: HMG Pool closed 4 – 9 p.m. for swim meet.
  • March 6, 2021: Facility closed all day for swim meet.
  • March 13, 2021: Facility closing at 1 p.m. for swim meet.
  • March 16, 2021: HMG Pool closed 4 – 9 p.m. for swim meet.
  • March 20 – 21, 2021: Facility closed all day for swim meet.
  • March 23, 2021: HMG Pool closed for swim meet.

Holiday Hours

  • Christmas Eve & Christmas Day: Closed
  • December 26: Open 8 a.m. to noon
  • December 31: Closing at 5 p.m.
  • January 1: Open noon to 5 p.m.

Facility Configuration

  • April 13, 2020: Long Course Configuration
  • August 17, 2020: Short Course Configuration

Outdoor Water Park

**The Outdoor Water is closed today, May 10 due to low temperatures.**

The Outdoor Water Park will open on Monday, May 10, 2021. Season passes are on sale now! Please be aware that as the summer season begins, the Outdoor Water Park will operate at a reduced capacity of 750 guests at any time to allow for social distancing. The KAC will continue to monitor the effects of COVID-19 in the local area in conjunction with SCRHD, and will evaluate operations as the summer progresses.

This year, season pass holders and KAC members will have early access to the park 30 minutes before regular opening (except Sundays).

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday and Saturday: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Sunday: noon – 6 p.m.

Outdoor Lap Pool

The new outdoor lap pool is currently open for the season.

  • Monday – Friday
    • Open swim: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. (Tuesday and Wednesday until 5 p.m.)
    • One lap lane available (no reservation): 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Saturday
    • Open swim: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Sunday
    • Open swim: noon – 6 p.m.

Swim Meet Schedule

The Kingsport Aquatic Center hosts indoor swim meets year-round in the HMG Competition Pool. Swim meets may alter the pool’s operating hours. Please check our news ticker above or our Facebook page regularly to stay up-to-date on pool closures. You can see the entire swim meet season schedule for the 2021 season here (dates subject to change).

February 25-27, 2021: Conference Carolinas Conference Meet

March 2, 2021: DB Dual Meet

March 6, 2021: BSC Wonderful One Day Meet

March 13, 2021: St. Patrick’s Day Invitational

March 16, 2021: DB Dual Meet

March 20 – 21, 2021: Short Course Finale

March 23, 2021: DB Dual Meet

April 10, 2021:  East Tennessee High School Regional Meet

April 24-25, 2021:  Tennessee High School State Meet

May 8 – 9, 2021: Kingsport Piranhas Long Course Kickoff

June 11 – 13, 2021: Model City Invitational

June 25 – 27, 2021: Kingsport Piranhas Long Course Finale

July 24, 2021: East Tennessee Summer League Championship