4th Annual Puppy Pool Party Set for August 18


The Oak Ridge Recreation and Parks Department will once again host a Puppy Pool Party after the City’s Outdoor Pool closes for the season. The last day for open swim will be Saturday, August 17, from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. The puppy pool party will take place on Sunday, August 18, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

This is the fourth year for the puppy pool party, an event which marks the end of the summer swimming season at the outdoor pool. Owners may only wade in water up to knee deep and must clean up after their pet. Children are not allowed in the pool during the event.


4th Annual Puppy Pool Party


Sunday, August 18, 2019

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.


Outdoor Municipal Swimming Pool

172 Providence Road, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

All dogs must be at least six months old, non-aggressive, and on leashes. Owners must also have proof of current vaccinations.

Entrance fees are $3 per dog or each owner may bring a donation of dog food or any other needed supplies to support the Oak Ridge Animal Shelter. You can find a list of frequently requested items on the animal shelter website.

For more information and a full list of rules, please call the Recreation and Parks Department at (865) 425-3450 or contact Aquatics Manager Vonda Wooten by email at vwooten@oakridgetn.gov.