Willow Stream Pool

Willow Stream Pool

600 Farrington Drive
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Phone: 847.850.2138
Aquatics Program Contact: Jenn Foreman, 847.850.2110

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Map to Willow Stream Pool

Daily Fees  
Lap Swim$6
Open Swim &
Wading Pool
$6 (2 and under are free)
Seniors 62 and up$4


Twilight Rates 
Monday - Friday from 5 - 7 pm
Sunday from 4 - 6 pm
$4 Adults & Children
$3 Seniors (62 years and up)
$5 Friday Family Night
Every Friday from 5 - 7 pm

$5 per family

Willow Stream Pool Hours

Please note: It must be at least 65 degrees for Willow Stream Pool to open.

Lap Swim

June 1 - August 4 
Monday - Friday7 - 8:30 am
Saturday & Sunday10:30 - 11:45 am

 Please note: Our July 4 lap swim hours are 8 - 9:45 am.

August 5 - August 11 
Monday - Thursday10:30 - 11:45 am
Saturday & Sunday10:30 - 11:45 am


August 12 - August 25 
Monday - FridayClosed
Saturday & Sunday10:30 - 11:45 am


Open Swim/Slide/Wading Pool

June 1 - August 11 
Monday - Friday12 - 7 pm
Saturday12 - 7 pm
Sunday12 - 6 pm

 Please note: Our July 4 open swim/slide hours are 10 am - 4 pm.

August 12 - August 25 
Monday - FridayClosed
Saturday12 - 7 pm
Sunday12 - 6 pm


Late Night Swim

There will be late night swim on July 11 and August 8 from 7 - 10 pm.  The fee is $6, and free kids under 6 and pool pass holders. 

Purchasing Willow Stream Pool Passes

Pool passes are available to Buffalo Grove Park District residents and nonresidents ages 3 years and older. Purchasing a pool pass is an economical way to enjoy the warm waters and fun activities. All passes require a photo of the pass holder and are issued at the Alcott Center during normal business hours, or at Willow Stream Pool when the pool is open.

Pool Pass Policies

  • Families may now add babysitters and nannies to their family pass.
  • Only the person whose name is on the pass may use the card. Passes may not transfer ownership.
  • A fee of $10 is charged to replace lost or stolen passes.
  • Pool passes must be present to enter the pool.  Patrons or families without a pool pass will be required to pay the daily admission fee.
Type Of MembershipResidentNonresident
Families of 2$120$160
Families of 3$135$175
Families of 4$150$190
Families of 5$165$205
Families of 6$180$220

Early Bird Summer Pool Pass Registration Form 
An Early Bird discount of $15 is available for returning pass holders and is only available if registered between March 1 - 31.  Only one discount will be honored.

Summer Pool Pass Registration Form

Willow Stream Pool Closures

Willow Stream Pool will close at 3 pm on June 26, July 3, and 17 for home swim meets.

Willow Stream Pool Accessibility

There is a zero depth entry for both the main and wading pools.

Willow Stream Pool Rules

• Patrons must obey lifeguards at all times.
• Parents or guardians are responsible for supervising their children.  Lifeguards are on duty to enforce rules and respond in case of an emergency.
• Running, sitting on someone’s shoulders, and rough play is not allowed.
• Children who are not toilet trained must wear a swim diaper.
• Proper bathing suit/swim attire is required. No street clothes, cutoffs, shoes or regular diapers are allowed in the pool.
• Children who are under the age of 12 must be accompanied by someone 16 years or older.
• If children are swimming with a flotation device, a parent or responsible adult (16 years or older) must always be within an arm’s length of the child.
• Personal flotation devices are not allowed in the pool unless they are U.S. Coast Guard approved.
• Lifeguards and management reserve the right to request that any patron take a swim test before entering deep water.
• Hanging on lane lines is prohibited.
• Pets, glass, alcohol and smoking are prohibited.
• The Buffalo Grove Park District is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.
• The Buffalo Grove Park District reserves the right to revoke season pool passes or suspend daily admission of individuals for violation of facility rules.
• The Buffalo Grove Park District reserves the right to reduce pool operations or close the pool due to inclement weather or low attendance.
• Lifeguards and management reserve the right to impose restrictions if they feel something unsafe is taking place.