Mecklenburg Co Opening $44 Million Center w/ 2 Pools and Water Slides For Summer


Just in time for the heat of summer, Mecklenburg County’s new $44 million aquatic and recreation center will be opening next week in the heart of Cornelius.

The 86,000-square-foot complex (officially being called the “Northern Regional Recreation Center“) features two full-sized indoor pools, a water slide, 2 complete fitness centers, indoor pickleball courts, volleyball courts, and basketball courts, a child care center, and more.

It will also focus on the Horticultural history of the area with classes and demonstration gardens, and several nature trails.

Monthly memberships for the center range in price from $22 to $65 each.

You can find out more information about the center on the county’s website here.