Hours of Operation

201 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

Facility Construction

Due to upcoming building renovations, certain spaces at the ARC may be temporarily unavailable or closed for construction. Find more information on our homepage.

DatesHours
Monday, May 23 – Thursday, August 18*Monday-Friday: 9am-7pm
Saturday-Sunday: 12-5:30pm

*Holiday hours/closures:

  • Monday, May 30: Closed for Memorial Day
  • Friday, June 17: 12-5:30pm for Juneteenth (observed)
  • Sunday, June 19: Closed for Juneteenth
  • Monday, July 4: Closed for Independence Day
Climbing Wall and Rental Center

Equipment checkout and the entrance to the climbing wall are located on the concourse level of the ARC.

DatesHours
Monday, May 23 – Sunday, August 21*Monday, Wednesday: 3-6pm
Tuesday, Thursday-Sunday: Closed

*Holiday hours/closures

  • Monday, May 30: Closed for Memorial Day
  • Monday, July 4: Closed for Independence Day
Food Assistance & Well-Being Program

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

DatesHours
Saturday, May 14 – Monday, May 30Closed
Tuesday, May 31 – Sunday, August 21Tuesday: 1-4pm
Wednesday-Monday: Closed
Indoor Pool
DatesHours
Friday, May 27 – Sunday, August 21*12-2pm

*Holiday hours/closures

  • Monday, May 30: Closed for Memorial Day
  • Friday, June 17: 12-5:30pm for Juneteenth (observed)
  • Sunday, June 19: Closed for Juneteenth
  • Monday, July 4: Closed for Independence Day
Outdoor Pool

The Outdoor Pool will not open if there is inclement weather or if the Accuweather “Real Feel” temperature is below 60 degrees in Champaign. Opening decisions will be made by the Aquatics staff at the top of each hour following a delay and the indoor pool will serve as a backup swimming location.

DatesHours
Monday, May 23 – Sunday, August 21*Monday-Friday: 12-6pm
Saturday-Sunday: 12-5pm

*Holiday hours/closures

  • Monday, May 30: Closed for Memorial Day
  • Friday, June 17: 12-5pm for Juneteenth (observed)
  • Sunday June 19: Closed for Juneteenth
  • Monday, July 4: Closed for Independence Day
Performance Pods

Located on the lower level of the ARC where racquetball courts 1-3 were located. The three Performance Pods include the HIIT, Power, and Olympic Pods.

DatesHours
Saturday, May 14 – Sunday, May 22Closed

1102 W Gregory Dr, Urbana, IL 61801

DatesHours
Saturday, May 21 – Sunday, August 21Closed for the Summer
Pool and Hot Tub
DatesHours
Saturday, May 21 – Sunday, August 21Closed
Water Slide

Currently closed.

406 E Armory Ave, Champaign, IL 61820

DatesHours
Saturday, May 14 – Sunday, August 21Closed for the Summer

51 E Gregory Drive, Champaign, IL 61820

DatesDrop-In Hours
Monday, May 16 – Sunday, August 21*Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 2-6pm
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday-Sunday: Closed

*Holiday hours/closures:

  • Monday, May 30: Closed for Memorial Day
  • Monday, July 4: Closed for Independence Day

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

DatesHours
Monday, May 23 – Sunday, August 21*Monday-Friday: 8am-9pm
Saturday-Sunday: 12:30-9pm

*Holiday hours/closures

  • Monday, May 30: Closed for Memorial Day
  • Friday, June 17: 12:30-5pm for Juneteenth (observed)
  • Sunday June 19: Closed for Juneteenth
  • Monday, July 4: Closed for Independence Day

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 23 – Sunday, August 21*Monday-Friday: 9am-7pm
Saturday-Sunday: 12-5:30pm

*Holiday hours/closures

  • Monday, May 30: Closed for Memorial Day
  • Friday, June 17: Closed for Juneteenth (observed)
  • Sunday June 19: Closed for Juneteenth
  • Monday, July 4: Closed for Independence Day
Tennis Courts
DatesHours
Monday, May 23 – Sunday, August 21*Monday-Friday: 8am-9pm
Saturday-Sunday: 12:30-9pm

*Holiday hours/closures

  • Monday, May 30: Closed for Memorial Day
  • Friday, June 17: 12:30-5pm for Juneteenth (observed)
  • Sunday June 19: Closed for Juneteenth
  • Monday, July 4: Closed for Independence Day
DatesHours
Saturday, May 14 – Sunday, August 21Closed for the Summer