Recreation Center Holiday & Special Hours
- For regular recreation center hours, visit the Recreation Center Hours & Locations page. Hours subject to change without notice. Please call the recreation center to confirm.
- For information on temporary closures, see Closures & Special Notices.
- For Great River Water Park holiday and special hours, visit the Great River Water Park webpage.
- Skating rink locations may have some extended hours during the holidays and throughout the skating season.
All recreation center sites are closed on the following days:
- New Years Eve (Dec. 31)
- New Year’s Day (Jan. 1)
- Day after New Year's (Jan. 2)
- Memorial Day (May 30)
- Independence Day (July 4)
- Labor Day (Sept. 5)
- Thanksgiving (Nov. 25)
- Christmas Eve (Dec. 24)
- Christmas Day (Dec. 25)
- Day after Christmas (Dec. 26)
On November 25 (the day after Thanksgiving) the following sites will be open (all other centers will be closed):
- Arlington Hills CC – 9:00am – 5:30pm
- Battle Creek – 1:00pm – 5:30pm
- Dayton’s Bluff – 1:00pm – 5:30pm
- North Dale – 9:00am – 5:30pm
- Frogtown Community Center – 9:00am – 5:30pm
- West Minnehaha – 1:00pm – 5:30pm
- Oxford/Jimmy Lee – 9:00am – 5:30pm
- Highland Park CC – 9:00am – 5:30pm
- El Rio Vista – 1:00pm – 5:30pm
Fall 2022 Hours: September 6 – December 2
Fall hours for the following sites:
- Arlington Hills Community Center – Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday 9am-6pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 12pm-5pm
- Battle Creek – Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday 9am-6pm, Saturday 9am-3pm, Closed on Sunday
- Frogtown Community Center - Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday 9am-6pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 12pm-5pm
- Highland Park Community Center – Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday 9am-6pm, Saturday 10am-5:30pm, Sunday 1pm-5pm
- Oxford Community Center/Jimmy Lee – Monday-Friday 6:30am-9pm, Saturday 8am-7pm, Sunday 9am-5pm
- North Dale – Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday 9am-6pm, Saturday 9am-1pm and Sunday
- Edgcumbe – Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday 9am-6pm, Closed on Saturday and Sunday
- Linwood – Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday 9am-6pm, Closed on Saturday and Sunday
Fall hours for all other sites:
- Monday-Thursday 2:00pm – 9:00pm
- Friday 2:00pm – 6:00pm
- Closed Saturday & Sunday (Except Dayton’s Bluff, El Rio Vista, Hayden Heights, Hazel Park, Martin Luther King, McDonough, Phalen, Palace, see hours below)
- Dayton’s Bluff (Saturdays 1pm – 5:00pm)
- Duluth & Case
- El Rio Vista (Saturdays 11am - 4pm) NEW!
- Hayden Heights (Saturdays 11am - 4pm) NEW!
- Hazel Park (Saturdays 11am - 4pm) NEW!
- Highwood Hills
- Martin Luther King (Saturdays 11am - 4pm) NEW!
- McDonough (Saturdays 11am - 4pm) NEW!
- Merriam Park
- Palace (Saturdays 9am – 2:00pm & Sundays 11am – 4:00pm)
- Phalen (Saturdays 9am-1:00pm)
- West Minnehaha
No-School Day Hours
Visit the No-School Day page for special programming on days when SPPS is not in session.
Centers which normally open at 2pm will open at 1pm on the following days:
- October 31- Digital Learning Day
- November 8 – Digital Learning Day/Election Day
- November 18