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

Summer Celebration will not be rescheduled but we will have fireworks at our "Party in the Park" Celebrating 60 Years of Gates Recreation on Saturday, August 12th at Memorial Park!  Check below for more information.

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 the Town of Gates and co-sponsor Wegmans as we celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Recreation & Parks Department with a “Party in the Park” on Saturday, August 12th at Gates Memorial Park, 160 Spencerport Road.  Our festivities kick off at 5 PM with music including the nationally known band “The Invictas” and local band “Your American Jukebox”, food trucks, vintage games, pony rides, classic cars, children’s games, photo booth, Hula Hoop demo, dunking booth and more! Fireworks rescheduled from our Gates Summer Celebration will begin at 9:30 PM to complete the evening.

5:00 PM – DJ Mike Sidotti

 6:00 PM – Your American Jukebox Band

 8:00PM - The Invictas

 9:30 PM Fireworks

Other Department News

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

Gates Recreation Teddy Bear