Family Aquatic Center

aquatic center 2022
The East Lansing Family Aquatic Center (ELFAC), 6400 Abbot Road, is an interactive outdoor water facility that provides a safe, family-oriented aquatic experience to patrons. The ELFAC opened for its 2022 summer season on Friday, July 15 after undergoing several renovations and upgrades over the past year. 

Hours of operation for the 2022 summer season can be viewed below and information on rates and passes is available here.

The Family Aquatic Center features a number of interactive water features, including:

Picnic Areas


Picnic tables are available outside the facility for those who wish to bring their own food. Coolers (except for group reservations) and glass are not permitted inside the facility.

Hours of Operation


The East Lansing Family Aquatic Center will be open for the 2022 summer season from July 15-Sept. 5 (Labor Day). View facility hours below:

  • July 15-Aug. 21: Monday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • Aug. 22-25: Monday-Thursday, closed*
  • Aug. 26-28: Friday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • Aug. 29-Sept. 1: Monday-Thursday, closed*
  • Sept. 2-4: Friday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • Last Day of the Season: Monday, Sept. 5 (Labor Day), 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
*Please note that there are days when the facility will be closed in late August/early September due to area schools starting class and staffing limitations.