- Nessler Family Aquatics Center
Nessler Family Aquatics Center
2023 Summer Schedule
Weekends Only: May 6 - May 28
Weekdays: May 30 - Aug. 11
Weekends Only: Aug. 12 - Sept. 3
May 29 -- Memorial Day
June 19 -- Juneteenth
July 4 -- Independence Day
September 4 -- Labor Day (Last Day of the Season)
Nessler Park Family Aquatic Center General Information
The Nessler Park Family Aquatic Center is an amazing aquatic venture for all ages to enjoy that features a lazy river, flume slides, cool water spa, children's play area, and much more. Parents can watch their children splash in the water from a comfortable lounge chair. The on-site concession area will ensure that you do not even need to leave the park to get a snack and a drink.
- No outside food and drinks are allowed.
- A ladies, men's, and family restroom are provided at the facility. Each is equipped with changing areas, restrooms, and showers.
- Swimsuits are required for any person entering the water.
- Tables with umbrellas and picnic tables under shade pavilions are available for use on a first-come, first-served basis.
- Coast Guard-approved floatation devices are the only floatation devices allowed in the water.
(15 & under)
(16 - 54)
(15 & under)
General Rules and Policies
Private Party Reservation Procedure 2023
As the result of the demand for private pool party reservations, the Texas City Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department will administer a draw for pool party reservations for the Nessler Park Family Aquatics Center. With a reservation draw for private pool party reservations, there will be no need to line up in front of the building prior to 6 a.m. Doors to the building will not be open until 6 a.m., and it does not matter what place you will be in line. The draw is for Texas City residents only.
Each private party representative present will enter a drawing to have their dates reserved. One reservation per household. The draw is open to Texas City residents only. We will accept a valid ID with a Texas City address, water bill or a copy of a lease only; no other utility bills, phone bills, etc. will be accepted.
The draw will take place on Monday, April 3, 2023 at 6 a.m. at the Nessler Center Reservations Office, located at 2010 5th Avenue North, Texas City, Texas 77590. At 6 a.m., we will start passing out tickets to be put into a ticket drum. At 6:45 a.m., we will start drawing tickets.
If you want to be in the draw, you will need to arrive prior to 6:45 a.m.
If you arrive after 6:45 a.m., you will have to wait until the draw is complete after which it will be first come, first served. If you arrive after 6:45 a.m., you will wait in line until the draw reservation has been completed.
Open reservations will start at 8 a.m. at the Nessler Center on Monday, April 3 for non-residents.
Private Party Rentals:
Private Party Rentals
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Reservations must be made a minimum of 2 weeks in advance.
One person, 21 years of age or older, must be present for every ten children 8 years of age and younger or non-swimmers for the duration of the scheduled event.
Renter must be present and will be responsible for ensuring the facility is left in the same condition as it was prior to the event and that no damage to the facility, equipment, and surrounding pool area was incurred during the event.
Renter understands that this reservation can be revoked at any time before or during their scheduled event, if in the opinion of the staff, any department polices have been abused or if the safety of patrons is in question.
Cancellations for a pool reservation must be made 15 working days or more before reservation date for a refund of $290.00 for a resident and $390.00 for a non-resident ($10.00 of the original payment will be applied to a refund processing fee). A cancellation made less than 15 working days before a reservation will not receive a refund.
If thunder or lightning occurs during the event and the event is less than half over but the pool manager deems it unsafe to continue, the renter will receive half of the rental fee. If the event is held for more than one hour and is cancelled due to weather, no refund will be given. If prior to event, the renter cancels the event for weather reasons, a refund will not be issued. If the pool manager or City authority cancels the event, a full refund will be issued. Refunds will be issued by mail and take 2 -3 weeks for processing.
The lifeguards are necessary and are provided for your event. The role of the lifeguard is to prevent accidents and respond to emergencies in the pool area. Parents and/or guardians are responsible for watching their children.
Bathing suit attire is required for all swimmers.
Barbecue pits, alcohol, and glass items are not allowed in the pool area. No loud music is allowed during your event. Smoking is not allowed in the pool, facility or surrounding area.
Events for profit and/or for the purpose of raising money are not allowed at the pool facilities. There will be no charging admission fees for entry allowed for guests to enter a pool party rental.