Special Events & Programming

Special Events

Taco Tuesday

Taco Tuesday @ the RAC is back! Enjoy a late night swim, a taco food truck from our rotating schedule, fun, games, and more. Taco Tuesday will take place from 7:00-9:00 p.m. (or until dark) from June 6 - August 15. Cost is $4.00/person and is not included with season passes.

Taco Truck Schedule

  • June 6: Tacos El Champu
  • June 13: I Love Tacos Taqueria
  • June 20: Lalo's Taco Truck
  • June 27: Tacos El Champu
  • July 11: Lalo's Taco Truck
  • July 18: I Love Tacos Taqueria
  • July 25: Tinga Tacos
  • August 1: Numbah Juan Tacos
  • August 8: Numbah Juan Tacos
  • August 15: Numbah Juan Tacos

Pirate Day 

Ahoy mateys! Join us for Pirate Day @ the RAC on June 2 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Dive for buried treasure, learn your pirate name, and meet real pirates for photos! Activities will take place during regular open swim. 

Neon Party

Mark your calendars for a Neon Swim Party on June 10 and July 22 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. (or until dark) featuring a live DJ! Glow items will be provided. Cost is $6.00/person and is not included with season passes. SPACE IS LIMITED - purchase admission tickets online at recdesk.republicparks.com.

Tie-Dye Days

Come Tie-Dye with us at the Republic Aquatic Center on June 21 and August 8 to make a RAC-tastic t-shirt. Shirts, dye, and all other equipment provided. Pre-registration required. Participants will select a specific time when registering.

Adult Swim Night

New in 2023! Mark your calendars for June 24 from 6:30-9:00 p.m. Cost is $30 per couple and includes admission for two to Adult Swim Night, dinner from Country Roads Food Truck, and dessert from Sno-Ballz. Optional childcare available at the Republic Community Center. Childcare fee is $15 for the first child and $5 for additional siblings. Pre-registration required for event and childcare.

Mermaid Day

We're going "under the sea" for Mermaid Day @ the RAC on July 7 from 1:00-3:00 p.m.! Play games, make crafts, and meet real mermaids. Activities will take place during regular open swim.  

Back to School Bash 

Join us for a Back to School Bash on Friday, August 19! We'll have lawn games, back to school treats, and live music. The bash will take place from 12:00-7:00 p.m. during regular open swim.  

Pooch Plunge

Returning in 2023! Join us for the canine aquatics event of the year!  On September 5, playful pups will have the opportunity to take over the Republic Aquatics Center before it closes for the season. Pre-registration and proof of vaccination required to participate.

Shark Week

New in 2023! Look for more information on themed activities and a dive-in movie to be released soon!

Specialty Programs

Aqua Yoga 

Aqua Yoga is a gentle, relaxing, and low impact activity for all skill levels and abilities. Aqua Yoga adapts the postures and principles of yoga, including breathing and mindfulness, to the water. Class is held from 7:45 - 8:45 p.m. on rotating Fridays. Pre-register online at recdesk.republicparks.com.

Aqua Zumba 

Aqua Zumba blends the Zumba philosophy with water resistance for those looking to make a splash by adding a low-impact, high energy aquatic exercise to their fitness routine. Class is held from 7:45 - 8:45 p.m. on rotating Fridays. Pre-register online at recdesk.republicparks.com.

Aqua Fitness Schedule

  • June 2: Yoga
  • June 9: Zumba
  • June 16: Zumba
  • June 23: Yoga
  • June 30: Zumba
  • July 7: Yoga
  • July 14: Zumba
  • July 21: Yoga
  • July 28: *No Water Exercise due to Special Event - Youth Tigger Tri
  • August 4: Yoga
  • August 11: Zumba
  • August 18: Yoga

*Republic Parks & Recreation reserves the right to change specific dates, times, or other program details as needed.

Appreciation Days

Enjoy half off admission with identification.

Appreciation Day Schedule

  • June 18: Small Business Owner Appreciation
  • July 4: Veteran Appreciation
  • July 18: First Responder Appreciation
  • August 3: Medical Professional Appreciation
  • August 17: Senior Citizen Appreciation
  • August 19: Teacher Appreciation