The Jersey City Department of Recreation & Youth Development is pleased to report that our Winter season programs; basketball, boxing, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball, track, bucket drumming and special needs drumming are posted in the “Programs” section and will run from November 28, 2022 thru April 7, 2023.

Please visit https://jcrec.recdesk.com/Community/Facility to apply for a field permit. All individuals and entities using a City athletic field are required to adhere with all "Guidance for Sports Activities" published by the New Jersey Department of Health.

Please visit https://jcrec.recdesk.com/Community/Facility?type=2 to learn more about our Pool Pre-Season Schedule. Swim lessons are posted in the “programs” section.

Pershing Field Pool

END OF THE YEAR UPDATE:
Pool CLOSED on TUESDAY, December 27, 2022.
*CLOSED 12/25, 12/26, 1/1 & 1/2*
Pershing Field Pool is located in Pershing Field Park. It is an indoor pool starting at 3.5 feet to 12 feet deep. We are a 6-lane pool, 25 meters (1 lap) distance. Small Parking lot is available. Photo ID and proof of residency are required by all patrons 18 & older at each visit.

Daily Fees for JC residents:
Weekdays: Adults $3, Child (17& under) $2, Senior (62 & Older) $1
Weekends & Holidays: Adults $4, Child (17& under) $3, Senior (62 & Older) $1
Non-Residents:
Weekdays: Adults $6, Child (17& under) $4, Senior (62 & Older) $2
Weekends & Holidays: Adults $8, Child (17& under) $6, Senior (62 & Older)$2
(201) 547-6886
*cash & credit cards accepted (American Express not accepted)*
***Face Coverings are encouraged when not in water. Social Distancing Rules must be followed***
***Closed on City Holidays

Note:

END OF THE YEAR UPDATE:
*CLOSED 12/25, 12/26, 1/1 & 1/2*

Pershing Field Pool is located in Pershing Field Park. It is an indoor pool starting at 3.5 feet to 12 feet deep. We are a 6-lane pool, 25 meters (1 lap) distance. Small Parking lot is available. Photo ID and proof of residency are required by all patrons 18 & older at each visit.

POOL HOURS OF OPERATION:
2023 Winter Pool Schedule:
Monday-Friday
7am-11am Adult Swim
11:30am-3pm Family Swim
3:30pm to 5:30pm Family Swim until 9/30 (Programs as of 10/1/2022)
5:30pm to 7pm Family Swim

Saturday & Sunday
12:30pm - 2:30pm Family Swim Session 1
3pm - 5pm Family Swim Session 2
*CLOSED ON CITY HOLIDAYS

Facility Type Swimming Pool
Address Line One 201 Central Ave
Address Line Two
City, State, Zip Code Jersey City, NJ 07307
Capacity 250
Monday 07:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 07:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 07:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 07:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 07:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM

 Location

COVID-19 UPDATE: While the City has resumed normal operations, we are taking the safety of our employees and residents seriously. Please be advised that face coverings are required to be worn at all times in municipal facilities, body temperatures will be checked upon entry, and additional cleaning and sanitizing of common areas will occur on a daily basis. We have also installed a variety protective barriers in any areas with possible close contact between people. All offices are appointment only until further notice and some employees may be working remotely or in modified work environments; please call or email to schedule a time to meet if necessary. For more information, please visit http://www.jcnj.org/coronavirus.