June 9, 2021 UPDATE: Due to the forecasted high temperatures, Phalen Beach and Highland Park Aquatic Center will be open this Thursday and Friday, June 10-11, from 12pm-8pm for open swim. Regular season hours will begin at Phalen Beach, Highland Park Aquatic Center, and Como Regional Park Pool on June 12. All splash pads are now open from 9am-9pm daily. Please note, Great River Water Park will be closed for the summer 2021 season starting June 10 and will reopen on September 6. Saint Paul Parks and Recreation will adhere to all current CDC and MN Department of health guidelines on COVID-19.
Phalen Park Beach
Starting Saturday, June 12, 2021, Phalen Park Beach will be open daily from 12pm-8pm through Monday, September 6, 2021. The beach will continue to be staffed with lifeguards on Saturdays and Sundays through the end of September if the weather reaches 75+ degrees.