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 & Thursday evenings until 7 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

Community Garage Sale

We all know that one person's trash is another person's treasure!  So register now and begin clearing your home of unwanted items.  Participants will have their own space and will be responsible for the sale of their own merchandise.  You can purchase up to 2 spaces.  If you choose to sell outside, you must bring your own table and it is suggested that you bring a 10x10 tent.  In addition to our usual refreshments, we will be cooking hot dogs outside for sale!
Saturday, September 23
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Indoor Space:  $15
Outdoor Space: $10
Gates Community Center, 1605 Buffalo Road

"Best Offer" Left Over Garage Sale


Any items that our Community Garage Sale vendors donate to us after their sale closes on Saturday will be added to the donated item for a one-time left over sale.  Come in and make an offer on anything and everything you see!  You just may find that hidden treasure!  Proceeds go to the Friends of Gates Recreation & Parks.
Monday, September 25
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Gates Recreation Center - Room A

Traveling Cabaret

An afternoon of Song, Dance & Comedy.  This fast-paced cabaret musical revue includes Broadway movie and pop tunes, songs from the 20's, 30's, 40's and 50's on up, with added dance and fun comedy routines, clever costuming, props and special effects.
FOR:  All ages
DATE:  Sunday, September 24
TIME:  2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
PLACE:  Gates Community Center

Family Movie Night
Come to the Gates Community Center with your family and enjoy and indoor movie!  We will be showing "Beauty and the Beast".  There will be mats spread out in front for children to sprawl out and you may bring blankets and/or chairs.  Popcorn will be available.  Please no outside food and beverages.  Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
FOR:  All ages
DATE:  Friday, September 29
TIME:  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
PLACE:  Recreation Center Room A

Flu Clinic

This Flu Shot Clinic is sponsored by the U of R, is free with valid insurance and there is no pre-registration.  They do bill out to most major insurances except Fidelis and Medicaid, of which both require individuals to receive vaccinations from their primary care provider.  Individuals who do not have insurance or prefer not to submit to their carriers can pay by cash or check.  Please refer to for up-to-date information on coverage and participating policies. Youth 17 years and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
FOR:  Ages 5 years and over
DATE:  Friday, September 29
TIME:  1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
PLACE:  Recreation Center Room A

Other Department News

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

Gates Recreation Teddy Bear