Hours of Operation

201 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

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Tuesday, January 17 – Friday, May 12Monday-Thursday: 6am-11pm
Friday: 6am-10pm
Saturday-Sunday: 9am-10pm
Climbing Wall and Rental Center

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

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Monday, January 16 – Sunday, February 19Open Climb
Monday-Friday: 3-9pm
Saturday: 4-7pm
Sunday: closed

Lead Climbing Only
Thursday: 9-11pm
Monday, February 20 – Sunday, February 26Closed for Climbing Competition
Monday, February 27 – Friday, May 12Open Climb
Monday-Friday: 3-9pm
Saturday: 4-7pm
Sunday: closed

Lead Climbing Only
Thursday: 9-11pm
Food Assistance & Well-Being Program

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

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Monday, January 9 – Friday, May 12Tuesday: 1-2:30pm | 2:45-4pm 
Saturday: 2-3:30pm | 3:45-5pm 
Indoor Pool
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Tuesday, January 17 – Friday, May 12Click on each day of the week to see open swim times indicated in orange.
Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday |Thursday | Friday | Saturday | Sunday
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.

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Monday, October 3 – late April 2023Closed for the season
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.

The Performance Pods are available for open recreation EXCEPT during the following times when they are reserved exclusively for scheduled fitness programming.

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Monday, January 8 – Friday, March 10HIIT Pod
Mondays: 6:30-7am | 6-6:30pm
Tuesdays: 4-4:30pm
Wednesdays: 8-8:30am | 5-6:30pm

Power Pod
Mondays: 5-7pm
Tuesdays: 9-10am
Wednesdays: 6-7pm
Thursdays: 6:30-7:30am | 9-10am | 4-5pm

1102 W Gregory Dr, Urbana, IL 61801

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Tuesday, January 17 – Friday, May 12Monday-Thursday: 7am-10pm
Friday: 7am-9pm
Saturday-Sunday: closed

Saturday, 2/4, 5-9pm: Main gym and MAC gym will be closed for an event.

Pool and Hot Tub
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Tuesday, January 17 – Friday, May 12Monday-Thursday: 12-2pm | 8-9:30pm
Friday: 12-2pm | 5-8pm
Saturday-Sunday: closed

Priority will be given to leisure activities over lap swimming during open swim hours. While our staff will try and accommodate lap swimmers as often as we can (dependent on usage), we cannot always guarantee space for lap swimming.

Water Slide
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Tuesday, January 17 – Friday, May 12Friday: 5-8pm

406 E Armory Ave, Champaign, IL 61820

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Monday, August 22 – Wednesday, May 3View the Ice Arena Calendar for public skating times, events, hockey games, and more!

51 E Gregory Drive, Champaign, IL 61820

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Tuesday, January 17 – Friday, May 12Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 2-6pm
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday-Sunday: closed

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.

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Saturday, November 12Closed for the season

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
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Saturday, October 29Closed for the season
Basketball, Sand Volleyball, and Tennis Courts
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Monday, October 31Closed for the season
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Saturday, October 29Closed for the season