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.


Gates Recreation and Parks Department Program Offerings

Game Zone
Join us at the Community Center every other week for games and activities.  The table top games and the Nintendo Wii will be available to play.  Bring your friends or play against our staff members.
Pre-Registration is required for this activity.
Sundays:  11/20, 12/4, 12/18, 1/8, 2/12, 2/26, 3/12, 3/26, 4/9, 4/23 
Class #:  35130A
Ages 16-20
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gates Community Center

Kids Night Out - "Jingle Bell Rock Party"
This program gives the kids the chance to enjoy a special evening away from their parents in a fun and safe environment!  We will have games, crafts, snacks and different activities.
Class #:  34260D
Date:  Friday, December 16
Time:  6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Place:  Recreation Center Common Area @ Gates Community Center
FEE:  $6

Winter Recess Camp
​Join some of our GAP staff as we engage kids in trips, visits and fun activities during the holiday break. Each day will include a snack, lunch time ( please bring a bag lunch daily unless notified otherwise), group activities and crafts.  Trips and visitors for this week include:  TSE, Horizon Fun FX, WOWEE, RMSC, plus much more!
Class #:  34461D
For:  Ages 5 to 15
Dates:  Tuesday - Friday, December 27-30 (4 classes)
Place:  Recreation Center Common Area @ Gates Community Center
FEE:  $100 (Resident Fee)
          $125 (Non-Resident Fee)

Town of Gates Celebrate Community & New Year Celebration
Join with us to celebrate our great community here in Gates as we kick off the New Year!  This free event is open to all and offers an opportunity for families and friends to gather and celebrate the coming New Year.
Activities to include:
Outdoor:  Horse drawn wagon rides, campfires, community candlelight song and a Fireworks Show.
Indoor:  Music provide by "The Definitive Disc Jockey", bounce house provided by the Westside YMCA, crafts provided by Gates Recreation & Parks, food available for sale by the Gates Chili Sports Boosters.
​Friday, December 30, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Gates Chili High School Field House Lobby & Grounds

New Playground at Lions Park