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.

Department News

Gates Summer Celebration

Join us as we celebrate Independence Day and the start of Summer!  There will be a variety of food and beverages for sale sponsored by local school, civic and private organizations.  Community group displays and activities will also be part of this event.
Saturday, June 24 @ Gates Chili High School, 1 Spartan Way

6:00 PM - Miller and The Other Sinners
7:30 PM - Intermission and Introductions
8:00 PM - Herb Gross & The Invictas
10:00 PM - Fireworks Display presented by Young Explosives
Entry to the event is FREE.  There is a fee for games and activities.

Ice Cream Social & Family Movie

July is National Ice Cream Month and more importantly, it's National Parks and Recreation Month.  Join in the fun at our celebration at Westgate Park!  We'll have a Make Your Own Sundae Bar, games and other family activities, including an inflatable bounce house.  We will start the movie around 8:30 PM.  The Movie is "Lego Batman."   Please call us at 247-6100 ext. 235 or register online to pre-register for this event.  A small fee for sundaes is collected at the event.
DATE:  Friday, July 21
TIME:  6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
LOCATION:  Westgate Park

STAR Camp presents "Aladdin, Jr."

​Performances on Thursday, July 27 at 6:30 PM  and  Friday, July 28 at 10:00 AM & 6:30 PM
Gates Chili High School Auditorium.  Tickets available the day of the show for $5.

Party in the Park
"Celebrating 60 Years of Fun!"

Come join in the fun as Gates Recreation and Parks celebrates its 60th Birthday with a Party in the Park!
An evening of fun from yesterday to today with lots of activities for all to enjoy!  Explore games and toys from the late 50's and early 60's.  Participate in some crazy contests for all ages including trivia, frisbee, hula hoops and some wacky relays.  Have your photo taken with props and background of yesteryear.
There will be a variety of Food Trucks to choose dinner from.  Then view the classic cars and a fire truck from the late 1950's.  There will be pony rides for the kids.
Saturday, August 12th @ Memorial Park, 160 Spencerport Road

5:30 PM - DJ Mike Sidoti will kick off the event.
7:00 PM - Your American Jukebox Band - will be playing music through the decades from the 50's to today.
9:00 PM - Fireworks

Other Department News

Gates Recreation and Parks Commission Meeting Minutes:  2017 April Meeting Minutes

Gates Recreation Teddy Bear