Town of Gates Recreation & Parks
Online Registration Website
Welcome to the Gates Recreation and Parks Department website. Our administrative offices are open Monday - Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM. Please see the DEPARTMENT NEWS items below for program information and updates. Please contact our office, as indicated to the left, or call 429-8289 for updates and information. Use the links below to locate our department services and information:
CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT: You need to have an account to register for activities or request a facility reservation on-line. Select the "Sign In" button above if you already have an account.
ELECTRONIC BROCHURE: Authorize Gates Recreation and Parks Department to e-mail you notice of the seasonal brochure being available, instead of mailing the brochure via USPS.
Select the Programs/Registration link above for information on finding and registering for activities, as well as to see what programs that have begun, but are drop-in programs or registration is still being accepted.
Select the Facilities link above for information and checking into facility availability and reservations. Gates
Select the About Gates Rec & Pks link above for information on the Recreation and Parks Department, Recreation and Parks Commission, the Friends of Gates Recreation and Parks and department staff contacts.
Kids Night Out
This monthly program gives kids the chance to enjoy a special evening away from their parents in a fun and safe environment! We will have games, crafts, movies, snacks and many different activities. Each month will showcase a different theme or activity.
Friday, April 28 - Pass, Shoot & Score
For: Ages 5 to 14
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Gates Recreation Center
Family Movie Night - "May the 4th be with you"
Come to the Community Center with your family and enjoy an indoor movie! We will be showing Episode VII: The Force Awakens from the Star Wars Franchise. There will be mats spread out in front for the children to sit on and you may bring blankets and/or chairs. Popcorn will be provided. Please, no outside food or beverages. Please register in advance so we know ow much popcorn to pop!
DATE: Thurs., May 4
TIME: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
LOCATION: Recreation Center Room A
Breweries of Rochester
Come along to our second annual tour of local Rochester breweries! This year we will be traveling to three breweries along with one distillery. The cost includes the transportation to the brewery, tour and tasting. Time will be allotted for lunch after the tour, which you will need to purchase on your own. Sign up for all four tours and save $5. Van departs from the Community Center Parking Lot at time below. Space is limited. Sign up early.
Sat., May 6 CB Craft Brewers 11:15 AM
Sat., May 20 Roc Brewing Company 11:30 AM
Sat., June 3 Griffs Brewery (Lunch @ Brewski's) 11:30 AM
Sat. June 17 Black Button Distillery (Lunch @ Pelican's Nest) 11:30 AM
FOR: Ages 21 years and over
FEE: $15 each tour (no additional non-resident fee) Save $5 if you register for all 4 tours!
"Up, Up and Away" Kite Festival
Join us for this new program at Memorial Park. You will have the opportunity to make our own kite and professional kite flyers will be on hand. ZuperEvents will be there with some fun activities for the kids.
FOR: All Ages (children under 16 years must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
DATE: Saturday, May 20
TIME: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
PLACE: Gates Memorial Park, 160 Spencerport Road
Memorial Day Service
Please join us in front of the Gates Community Center Veterans' Monument as we hold a special service to honor the men and women who have served out country and paid the supreme sacrifice. Our Guest Speaker this year will be retired US Army Reserve Colonel David G. Young.
DATE: Monday, May 29
TIME: Beginning at 9:00 AM
PLACE: Front Lawn of the Gates Community Center, 1605 Buffalo Road
Gates Recreation Teddy Bear