Find Answers (FAQs)

- When are Open Gym times at the Recreation Center?
Open Gym times are generally during the week. They typically begin in the early afternoon and end by 5:00pm. Please view our current Open Gym times here.

- When will the Spray Pads be open for the season?
The Spray Pads generally open Memorial Day weekend. Weather permitting, they may open earlier. The hours of operation are 10:00am to Dusk. Click here for additional information.

- Why do I need a Rec Card?
The Rec Card is a two year agreement that allows participation in Saratoga Springs Recreation Department programs. Regardless of your residency, if you are registering for a program or participating in one of our drop in sessions, you must fill out a Rec Card application before you participate. Parents must fill out an application for all children 17 and younger.
Click here to download an application.

- Can I reserve the basketball or tennis courts at the East and West Side Rec?
The basketball and tennis courts are available on a first come, first served basis
(exclusions apply for pre-arranged clinics or events).

- When will the Skate Park open?
The Skate Park is currently closed. Please visit for updated information.

- When are the Ice Rinks open?
The Ice Rinks are open July-March.
Click here for the current schedule.

If you don't see an answer to your question here please contact us at or 518-587-3550 x2300.