Activities & Recreation Center (ARC)

201 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

Facility

Online reservations required to access select spaces in the ARC. Refer to the COVID-19 FAQ page for more information.

DatesHours
Monday, May 24 – Sunday, August 22Mon.-Fri.: 9:00am-7:00pm
Sat.-Sun.: 12:00pm-5:30pm
Monday, August 23 – Friday, December 17Mon.-Thu.: 6:00am-11:00pm
Fri.: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sat.: 9:00am-10:00pm
Sun.: 9:00am-11:00pm

Outdoor Pool

Lap swim lanes, diving well, and sundeck are open to patrons without a reservation.

The Outdoor Pool will not open if there is inclement weather or if the Accuweather “Real Feel” temperature is below 60 degrees in Champaign. Aquatics staff will make the final decision on if/when the outdoor pool will open. Opening decisions will be made at the top of each hour following delay and the indoor pool will serve as a backup location during these events.

DatesHours
Monday, May 24 – Sunday, August 22Mon.-Fri.: 11:00am-6:00pm
Sat.-Sun.: noon-5:00pm

Indoor Pool

Online reservations required to access the indoor pool. Two swimmers per lane.

DatesHours
Monday, May 24 – Sunday, August 22Mon.-Fri.: 11:00am-1:00pm
Sat.-Sun.: 12:00pm-2:00pm

Climbing Wall & Rental Center

Online reservations required to access the climbing wall. First come, first served, up to 8 climbers. Equipment checkout and the entrance to the climbing wall are located on the concourse level of the ARC.

DatesHours
Monday, June 14 – Sunday, August 22Mon.-Thu.: 3:00pm-7:00pm
Fri.-Sun.: closed

Food Assistance & Well-Being Program

Located in the Instructional Kitchen (entrance on the concourse level of the ARC).

DatesHours
Monday, May 24 – Saturday, July31Tuesdays: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Saturdays: 2:00pm-5:00pm
Sunday, August 1 – Sunday, August 22Saturdays: 2:00pm-5:00pm
Monday, August 23 – Friday, December 17Tuesdays: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Saturdays: 2:00pm-5:00pm

Campus Recreation Center East (CRCE)

1102 W Gregory Dr, Urbana, IL 61801

Facility

DatesHours
Monday, May 24 – Sunday, August 22Closed
Monday, August 23 – Friday, December 17Mon.-Fri.: 6:30am-10:00pm
Sat.-Sun.: 9:00am-11:00pm

Pool & Hot Tub

Closed

Water Slide

Closed

Ice Arena

406 E Armory Ave, Champaign, IL 61820

Currently closed. Opening to the public on Monday, August 23. Hours TBD.

Campus Bike Center

51 E Gregory Drive, Champaign, IL 61820

DatesDrop-In Hours
Monday, May 24 – Sunday, August 22Mon., Wed., Fri.: 2:00pm-6:00pm

Outdoor Center Playfields

Located at S 1st St & Stadium Dr, Champaign, IL 61820. The Outdoor Center Playfields includes 4 lighted turf fields, 3 lighted sand volleyball courts, 6 lighted basketball courts, and 6 lighted tennis courts.

DatesHours
Tuesday, June 1 – Sunday, August 22Mon.-Fri.: 8:00am-8:00pm
Sat.-Sun.: 12:30pm-8:00pm

Illini Grove

Located at the corner of Lincoln Avenue and Pennsylvania Avenue in Urbana, IL 61801. Illini Grove has a basketball court, sand volleyball court, log pavilion, 8 lighted picnic sites with tables and grills, and 9 lighted tennis courts.

Outdoor Areas

DatesHours
Monday, May 24 – Sunday, August 22Mon.-Fri.: 9:00am-7:00pm
Sat.-Sun.: 12:00pm-5:30pm

Tennis Courts

DatesHours
Monday, May 24 – Sunday, August 22Mon.-Fri.: 8:00am-8:00pm
Sat.-Sun.: 12:30pm-8:00pm

Complex Fields

  • Opening at a later date
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