Buckeye Aquatic Center

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The Aquatic Center is currently closed but will reopen Memorial Day Weekend!

The Buckeye Aquatic Center offers a zero depth, beach front area with water features, a 10-foot high dive, low dive and an awesome 160 foot water slide!

Registration for Summer 2018 classes will begin April 9, 2018.  Check back March 1, 2018 for detailed class information.

Lifeguard ClassLifeguard in Chair

Provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over.  Participants who successfully complete the Lifeguarding course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for 2 years.


  • Swim 25 yards continuously
  • Float on back for 30 seconds
  • Tread water for 1 minute
  • Submerge and swim a distance of 10 feet under water

Fee: Residents $150 / Non Residents $175

Date(s) Day Time Age Location
3/13 - 3/17           M-F 8 a.m.-4 p.m. 15+ Aquatic Center
3/24-3/26 & 3/31-4/2 F-Su 9am-12pm 15+ Aquatic Center

Aquatic Center Facility Rentals - Reservations open April 9, 2018

All pool reservations require payment in full at the time of the reservation.  All applications must be submitted at the Recreation Center: 1003 E. Eason Ave., Buckeye AZ, 85326, Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. 

Private Rentals

Private rentals have exclusive access to the aquatic center. Fees vary based upon pool space requested.  Please download the pool rental form below for detailed information.

Dates Available
Friday 7–10pm May 18 – Aug 31
Saturday 10am–12pm and 6–10pm May 19 – Aug 4
Saturday 7–10pm Aug 11 – Sept 1
Sunday 10am–9pm May 20 – July 29
Sunday 10am–12pm and 7–9 pm Aug 5 – Sept 2

Group Rentals

Group rentals are for groups that are larger than 15 people. During a group rental the aquatic facility is open to the public. To qualify for the group rental discount rate, reservations are required and must be made 72 hrs in advance.

Fee: $1.50 per guest (min of 15 people)

Dates Available
Mon-Sat 12-5pm May 29 – Aug 5
Sat & Sun 12-6pm Aug 6 – Sept 3

Aquatic Center Rental Form and Guidelines

Questions?  Contact Us!

Dr. Saide Recreation Center
1003 E. Eason Avenue
Buckeye, AZ 85326
Phone: 623-349-6350

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 7 :00pm
Closed: Saturday, Sunday and Holidays

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