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Christian County YMCA

Parties & Rentals


The Y offers a variety of birthday party and rental packages. Whether you’re looking to celebrate your little ones birthday, or want a place to gather with friends or coworkers; we have the facilities and packages to fit your needs.

 

 

Birthday Parties


The Y offers birthday parties Monday through Sunday when the water park is open (Aquatic Center hours below). Call the Y before hand for open times & dates. Each rental is available for 2 hours, and refreshments will be served the last 30 minutes of the party.

  • Parents of the birthday child are responsible for getting the children to concessions area on time. The person booking the party must be a Christian County YMCA Member to get Member Price. Members can only book parties for family members.

  • There is a 10 guest minimum. There are also responsible for gathering everyone in the viewing area and going to the Aquatic Center as a group.

  • The party includes a hot dog, drink, and a choice of cupcake or sno-cone. All food must be provided by the YMCA, but if you choose the sno-cone option, you can bring an outside cake or cupcakes. Treat bags are permitted but must be dispersed at the end of the party. Latex balloons are welcome, but we ask for no glitter, silly string or confetti, please.

  • Parents of the birthday child are freely admitted to the party. Any chaperone above this number will have to pay a guest pass if not a member with the exception; if you have children under the age of 8; there must be one adult present in the water for every 4 children under 8 years old. These additional adults are allowed into the Aquatic Center for free.

  • Everyone entering the Aquatic Center must wear a swim suit. Rash guard, surf and water shirts are acceptable but all regular cotton t-shirts must be white.

  • Only Coast Guard approved lifejackets are acceptable. The Coast Guard symbol must be legible. Children with lifejackets are not allowed down Big Blue (Our Slide) and must be within arms-reach of adults at all times. No water-wings allowed. No exceptions.

  • Children under 6 years old are not allowed in Hot Tub, Steam Room, or Dry Sauna. Children must be 16 to use these adult facilities by themselves.

  • You must be taller than 42″ to ride Big Blue. Catching of children off of Big Blue is prohibited. Only riders and lifeguards are allowed in plunge area.

  • Interactive area is designed for children under 7 years old. Older children may be asked to leave area if they become disruptive to the younger children.

  • All YMCA Rules and Regulations will be enforced.

  • A non-refundable down payment of $30 is due upon booking the party. The balance is due upon arriving at the YMCA the day of the party.

 

 

 Pricing Guide (Proof of residency may be required.)

Christian County YMCA Member: $7.50 per guest / Minimum cost of party: $75.00

Non-Member – Christian County Resident: $9.50 per guest / Minimum cost of party: $95.00

Non-Member – Non-Christian County Resident: $11.50 per guest / Minimum cost of party: $115.00

 


Click the link below to download our Birthday Party Rental Form:

Birthday Rental Form Here.

 

 


Open Hour Rentals


The Y offers an Open Hour Rental for Schools, Churches, Service Clubs, and Organizations when the Aquatic Features are not normally on. This is a maximum 3 hour rental, which includes the use of the Aquatic Center, Gym, Locker rooms and Showers. A $30 non-refundable administration fee is required. Call the Y for more details at 217-287-7271 or visit our rental agreement.

 

 

Private Rentals


Private rentals are available for 2 hours or more. A minimum of 50 guests is required and a maximum of 250 guests is allowed. A $275 non-refundable administration fee is required. Call the Y for more details at 217-287-7271 or visit our rental agreement.

 

 

Aquatic Features


The Christian County YMCA  Aquatic Center consists of a Dry Sauna, Steam Room, Hot Tub, River Walk, Interactive Play area for ages 7 and under, 3 lane lap pool, Vortex, and a 104 ft. Water Slide. The Aquatic Area is open the same hours as the facility. The exception being the 104 ft. slide and interactive area has specific hours of operation.

 

Those hours are as follows:

Aquatic Features Winter Hours:

Monday & Wednesday: 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Friday: 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 12:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

Aquatic Features Summer Hours:

Monday – Friday: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Monday & Wednesday: 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Friday: 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 12:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.