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What is Epperson Lagoon?

The Epperson Lagoon is the first-of-its-kind amenity in the United States. It is a 7.5 acre lagoon for the Epperson community in Wesley Chapel, Florida. Non-residents will be granted limited access to the lagoon for a fee.

What is the price for admission? What is included in admission?

Non-residents pay $35 plus tax per adult and $28 per child ages 4-12. Children 3 and under are free. This includes your access into the Lagoon for swimming, slide, free lounge chairs on our beach,  along with access to The Sand Bar and its resort style swim up bar. There are options to upgrade your day with water recreational rentals, exclusive entry into the Cabana Cove with its private shaded seating, along with renting any of our 3 Tiki’s for your large group parties.

What can I bring to the Lagoon?

You can bring your beach umbrella, towels, sunscreen, one pool noodle per person,  and water toys. 

Inclement weather policy?

The safety of all our guests is our top priority.  Therefore, inclement weather may cause us to temporarily close the lagoon. We ask that all guests adhere to weather warnings and seek shelter. At the discretion of management certain purchases are non-refundable. Guest who entered the lagoon within two hours of an inclement weather closure will receive a rain check for admission to come back on another day.

How can I rent cabana’s and premium seating?

Cabana Cove rentals can be purchased by calling guest services at 813-527-0775. Cabana Cove rentals do not include admission and have to be paid for at the time a reservation is made. To enter Cabana Cove you must have a wristband.

Are lifeguards on duty?

The lagoon is a swim-at-your-own-risk facility. Please be advised that there are no lifeguards on duty. If anyone in your party needs a lifejacket we have them placed at entrance ramp or you can visit the Floatz tent water activity rentals tent.

What should I wear to the lagoon?

The Epperson Lagoon is a family-friendly environment. You must wear appropriate beach/swim attire at all times.  No thongs or Brazilian cut bath suits.  For the health and safety of all our guests, children in diapers are required to wear a swim diaper when entering the lagoon waters.

Are food and beverages for sale?

Yes, we will have food trucks and a variety of non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages available for sale. For your convenience we have water fountains located throughout the lagoon grounds. If you have any dietary restrictions and having any concerns please contact guest services.

Can my children access the lagoon without me?

Patrons under the age of 13 years old must be accompanied by a patron that is at least 13 years or older.*

How do I purchase a day pass to the Epperson lagoon?

Day passes can be purchased online,  which will guarantee you a spot in the lagoon in the instance that the Lagoon hits maximum capacity.   You also have the option of walking up to guest service window to purchase a ticket. 


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