Sunday, February 5, 2023
Fun Forest Pool Open for the 2021 season

The City of Tyler’s Fun Forest Pool, located at 900 N. Glenwood Blvd., was renovated in 2020 and is set to open for the 2021 season on Saturday, May 29. A Grand Opening Ceremony will take place at noon on Saturday and the pool will open to the public at 1 p.m.

The Fun Forest Pool is free to the public and will be open for the following schedule during the 2021 pool season:

Wednesday through Friday – Noon to 6 p.m.

Saturday – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunday – 1 to 6 p.m.

Tyler Transit will be offering free rides to the Fun Forest Pool all summer. Riders will need to notify the driver that they are going to the Fun Forest Pool to receive the free ride. All children 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

For more information or questions, please contact Tyler Parks and Recreation at (903) 535-1370 or visit

About the Tyler Parks and Recreation

The Parks and Recreation Department provides oversight for the City’s open spaces, athletic complexes and recreationally oriented programs for the use of all residents and visitors. Staff members diligently maintain a proactive maintenance program for over 26 park areas including oversight of maintenance activities on 23 playgrounds, traffic islands and medians, landscaping at City buildings, cemeteries and the downtown square. They also provide for the propagation of seasonal and perennial plant materials utilized in the Parks beautification programs, as well as the maintenance of trees in the Parks system. The mission of the Tyler Parks and Recreation Department is to improve the quality of life for our residents and guests by providing superior parks, cemeteries, recreational and tourism opportunities. Our vision is to provide residents and visitors with attractive outdoor spaces that are well maintained while continuing to be fiscally responsible. Learn more at

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