Fabio Buttitta Pools in Deer Park (part of Fabio Buttitta Memorial Park) is a Town of Babylon Parks & Recreation facility that caters to the community. The pools serve everyone from the neighboring towns like North Babylon and Deer Park.
There is a pool with water slides and a wave pool for those looking for child-friendly fun in hot weather. There is also an adults-only pool, so parents can take advantage of some swimming time without worrying about the little ones. The Fabio Buttitta Pools offer many free amenities such as free parking, changing rooms and restrooms, picnic tables, umbrellas, and lounge chairs next to each pool or under-covered areas near food concessions that feature ice cream, snacks, and drinks.
The physical features of Fabio Buttitta Pools include three outdoor pools, including a kiddie pool with interactive spray features for small children; a heated main pool for recreational swimming, lap swims and water exercise classes; and an Olympic-sized pool for open swims, swim meets, synchronized swim practice and other aquatic events. The park also has a concession stand where snacks are available during the summer months. There is ample free parking on site. Patrons can also purchase a snack and a cold drink at a concession stand.
Most amenities are free of charge, but there is a modest fee for some amenities such as non-reserved seating in the bleacher area near the pool, cabana rentals and lifeguard training courses.
The pool is a popular determent of events for all ages in the town. It is a good recreational place to be during hot weather. Local schools have events there. It also has events like art shows and businesses events at night. It has a special section called the “Cabanas” which are available for rental.
The facility offers the Town of Babylon’s popular swimming programs for children after school and during the summer. These classes are aimed at teaching young swimmers how to swim safely through fun games, crafts, and aerobic exercises while improving fitness levels through endurance training. The facility also conducts Before and After School Swim Programs for local schools in Deer Park and North Babylon.
As the summer season is heating up, Fabio Buttitta Pools has a full schedule of activities for all ages. Patrons can take part in swimming lessons for children and adults; water aerobics classes; open swim or participate in competitive swimming programs such as recreational leagues.
With the warm weather days approaching, people are looking for new things to do with their families. Swimming pool facilities like Fabio Buttitta Memorial Park’s pools work on a first come first serve basis so it is recommended that patrons arrive early if they would like prime seating options. Reserved seating also is available but on a limited basis.
Fabio Buttitta Pools is great for community members looking to cool down on hot days. There are plenty of activities to do and the overall environment is very safe for children. It has a family-friendly atmosphere that everyone can enjoy.
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