Pools & Sprayground

Freedlander Pool
Christmas Run Pool

Hours of Operation
2020 Season ONLY

June 15 - August 15

7 Days a Week

Two Hour Sessions

12:00pm - 2:00pm
2:30pm - 4:30pm
5:00pm - 7:00pm
7:30pm - 9:30pm


Knights Field Sprayground

Hours of Operation
2020 Season ONLY

July 1 - August 15

Monday - Friday
10:30am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday
12:00pm - 5:00pm

Pre-registration is not required for admission into the Sprayground, however, capacity will be limited to allow for social distancing.


In order to allow as many people as possible to utilize the Sprayground, we ask that you please limit your visit to no more than 2 hours.

Christmas Run Pool
Christmas Run Pool

Hours of Operation

2020 Season ONLY


Pool Passes
Pool Passes

A decision about selling Pool passes for the 2021 season has not been made yet. Please check back for updates.

YMCA memberships from the Wooster YMCA location only will be honored for entry into Freedlander Pool and Knights Field Sprayground. This is only good for members of the Wooster YMCA and no other local, regional or national YMCA memberships.

Daily Admission Fees
Daily Admission Fees

If you do not have a Wooster YMCA membership, daily admission fees must be paid for anyone entering City of Wooster Aquatics facilities. 

Daily Fees

*This is for admission into the pool facility

$2/Senior (Ages 65+)

$4/Adult (Ages 18-64)

$2/Youth (Ages 3-17)

Children under 3 years old are free

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What are the phone numbers for the city pools?
Christmas Run




Knight's Field Sprayground


What are the daily admission fees for the city pools?

2020 Season ONLY

Child Under 3 = Free

Child 3-17 = $2

Adult 18-64 = $4

Adult 65 & older = $2

Where can I purchase a pool pass?

2020 Season ONLY 

No pool passes will be sold for the 2020 season. Daily admission only.

What methods of payment do you accept?

Cash, Checks and Credit/Debit cards accepted (except American Express)

Location & Contact Information
Location & Contact Information

Christmas Run Pool


Freedlander Pool

(330) 345-8334

400 Hillside Dr.

Wooster, OH 44691

Knights Field Sprayground

(330) 262-8468

701 Rebecca St.

Wooster, OH 44691

History & Features
History & Features

Freedlander Pool

  • Built in 1967 - Major Benefactor - Freedlander Family, notably Herman Freedlander
  • Considered one of the best pools in the state of Ohio at that time.
  • 1969 - Held first Freedlander Swim meet (2010 marks 42nd annual meet)
  • One of the few remaining long course swim meets in Ohio.

This pool features:

  • Main pool 165' x 75' with 40'x 40' diving well
  • Wading pool 100' x 25'
  • Main pool depth = 3 ½' - 12'
  • Diving well
  • 2 - 1m Diving boards
  • 1 - 3m Diving board
  • Climbing wall in diving well (CLOSED FOR 2020 SEASON)
  • Frog slide in wading pool
  • 10 Long course racing lanes
  • 20 Short course racing lanes

Knights Field Sprayground 

  • Built in 1968
  • Fundraising effort by Alice and Don Noble
  • 2007 - Underused pool converted into the new sprayground
  • After the conversion attendance grew 14 fold over the old pool

Christmas Run Pool (CLOSED FOR 2020 SEASON)

Built in 1974 by the Freedlander family, this pool features:

  • Depth of  2 ½’ - 10’
  • 2 Flume water slides
  • 2 Low diving boards
  • Wading pool with a spray feature