IDENTIFICATION REQUIRED:  All Day Pass Patrons must have a Groveport Recreation Dept Issued ID Card (NO EXCEPTIONS). ID Cards are available at the Groveport Recreation Center. 

SEASON PASS HOLDERS:  May bring guests. Season Pass Holders must accompany guests into the facility. 

GROVEPORT RESIDENTS: May purchase Day Passes and bring guests. Groveport Residents must accompany guests into the facility. 

NON-RESIDENTS & CORPORATE RESIDENTS: May only purchase Day Passes if they are a guest of a Season Pass Holder or Groveport Resident. Season Pass Holder or Groveport Resident must accompany guests into the facility. 

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF GUESTS: No household may bring more than 5 guests to the facility on any given day. 

AGE: Persons must be a minimum of 14 years of age to enter the facility without their parent or legal guardian. 


In the spring of 2003, the Village of Groveport celebrated the opening of the Groveport Aquatic Center (Outdoor Water Park). The GAC has been named “Best Outdoor Municipal Pool” multiple times by reader of Columbus Monthly Magazine. The facility is just a small wave from Ashville, Bexley, Bloom Twp., Canal Winchester, Carroll, Columbus, Lancaster, Lithopolis, Obetz, Pickerington and Reynoldsburg.

  • Affordable fun for the entire family
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Vending machines (snacks & cold drinks)
  • (2) giant water slides
  • Zero-depth leisure pool
  • In-Water Playground with Kiddie Slide
  • Tots Sprayground
  • Diving boards
  • Lazy River with Inner Tubes (currently only open on weekends due to lifeguard shortage)
  • Lounge chairs
  • Shade umbrellas
  • Changing rooms & lockers
  • Group swim lessons
  • American Red Cross Certified Lifeguards
  • American Red Cross Lifeguard & Water Safety Instructor Training Courses
  • Home of the Groveport Fighting Fish