Recreation & Aquatic Center

Recreation & Aquatic Center

Recreation & Aquatic Center

The New Port Richey Recreation & Aquatic Center is a 35,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility located at the edge of Downtown New Port Richey in West Pasco County Florida. It offers a variety of affordable recreational activities and athletic training opportunities for everyone, of any age. With programs for children, seniors, and adults, this facility has become an integral part of the fabric of our community.

Annual and monthly memberships are available; however, the Center facilities are available for the public’s and visitors’ daily use for a small fee.  One need not be a City of New Port Richey resident to enjoy the amenities at the City of New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center!



  1. Two Indoor, full court gymnasiums with wood flooring for basketball, volleyball and pickleball
  2. Newly renovated Fitness Center with state of the art cardio, strength-training equipment and free weights
  3. Indoor Playground with free Child Watch for members during certain daytime hours
  4. Plunge pool with giant two story, 28 foot tall water slide
  5. Kiddie pool with zero depth entry, kiddie slide, spray fountains and sail shaded area
  6. Heated lap pool
  7. Dive pool with two one-meter boards
  8. Free Wi-Fi hotspot
  9. Four tennis courts
  10. Two outside basketball courts
  11. Skate Park for in-line skates and skateboards
  12. Dance studio with ballet bars, mirrored walls, and wood flooring
  13. Game room with ping pong, billiards, board games, and Foosball
  14. Two multipurpose rooms
  15. Lockers, restrooms, showers, and concession area

Sample listing of Programs and Classes

  • Karate for Children & Adults
  • Tai Chi for Adults
  • Kai Chi Do
  • Silver Sneakers Fitness
  • Silver Sneakers Yoga
  • Zumba
  • MMA Fitness
  • Fit Forever Adult Exercise Program
  • Solar Flow Yoga
  • Aquatic Exercise for Adults
  • Senior Exercise Club
  • Tennis Lessons all Ages & Skill Levels
  • Open Pickleball for all Ages
  • Open Volleyball for all Ages
  • Open Indoor Frisbee League
  • Youth Basketball League
  • Men’s Adult Basketball League
  • Children’s  Cheerleading
  • Arts and Crafts Classes
  • American Red Cross Swim Lessons



Honor your Veteran by purchasing a brick to be placed in the sidewalk at Orange Lake in their designated Branch of Service.  Non-members of the Military can also be honored with a brick placed in the sidewalk of the overlook on Main St.

Volunteer Opportunities

Assist with programs, special events, registrations, fitness facility, concessions, leagues, and daily operations.  Applications are available at the front desk.

Rentals & Reservations

Rooms, Park Shelters, and Peace Hall may be rented for private parties and meetings.  Reservation forms are available at the front desk or you can make reservations on-line at  Pools may also be rented for private parties on Saturday and Sunday evenings after public hours during the summer season, as well as non-exclusive parties during hours.

Please click here for  Pool hours

Recreation and Aquatic Center

6630 Van Buren Street
New Port Richey, FL 34653