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Aspen Recreation Center Closure: September 3rd - 25th

Aspen Recreation Center Closure: September 3rd - 25th

The Aspen Recreation Center will be CLOSED for cleaning and maintenance from September 3rd through September 25th. 

The ARC will reopen at 6:00am with normal hours on Monday, September 26th.

We apologize for any inconvenience this causes you! 


Red Brick Rec Center Closure: August 29th - September 5th

Red Brick Rec Center Closure: August 29th - September 5th

The Red Brick Recreation Center will be CLOSED for cleaning and maintenance from August 29th through September 5th. 

The Red Brick will reopen with normal hours on Tuesday, September 6th.

We apologize for any inconvenience this causes you! 


Community Picnic - September 11th

Community Picnic - September 11th

Please join us for our annual Community Picnic on Sunday, September 11th from 11:00am to 2:00pm.

Red Mountain Grill will cater a FREE BBQ style lunch for the first 750 people. Also enjoy a wide array of games and activities for everyone! Miniature golf, bocci ball, frisbee, kick ball, football, kite flying, kids activities, and more! Don't forget to bring Fido - this event is dog friendly!

Transportation Info:

Go Car Free - walk, ride, or take the bus to the event.

No parking is available - only ADA permitted vehicles & Truscott residents. No parking along Cemetery Lane. Limited parking available at the Aspen Schools and Aspen Recreation Center. Castle, Maroon & Cemetery Lane routes short walking distance. Burlingame/Hwy 82 route stops at golf course. There will be a shuttle to/from the Aspen Middle School parking lot - see link below for times.

For more information, please call Special Events at (970) 429-2093 or visit the website at http://www.aspenrecreation.com/community-picnic


Doggie Day at the ARC - September 3rd!

Doggie Day at the ARC - September 3rd!

Join us for Doggie Day at the ARC on Saturday, September 3rd from 9am to 1pm! 

Bring your dog for a day of fun in the pool! 

Cost: $10 for the first dog, $5 for each additional dog.

All proceeds go to Lucky Day Animal Rescue Colorado.

Dogs must be current on rabies and get along with other dogs.

Humans are not permitted to enter the pool with the dogs! 


Mac N Cheese Festival - September 10th!

Mac N Cheese Festival - September 10th!

Please join us on Restaurant Row for the 6th Annual Mac N Cheese Festival - Saturday, September 10th from 2pm - 5pm

Indulge in FREE samples of mac n cheese from the finest restaurants in Aspen!

Vote for your favorite to determine who receives the coveted "People's Choice Award" this year!

For more information, please click the link below!

Mac N Cheese Festival - Additional Info »

I Want You to Work for Us!

I Want You to Work for Us!

We have several exciting opportunities for YOU at the Aspen Recreation Center!

Climbing Tower or Batting Cage Attendant—starting pay $13 –$17 per hour (part-time, year-round)

Guest Services Specialist at the Front Desk - starting pay $13-$17 per hour (part-time, year-round)- At least one year of guest services experience preferred.

Please call 970-544-4100 for more information. 

Pick up a job application at the ARC Front Desk!


Recreation Photo Contest!

Recreation Photo Contest!

Take a great photo of Aspen Recreation Activities and win some prizes!

One (1) winner will receive a $50 Aspen Recreation Gift Card and two (2) daily admissions to the ARC!

Email your pictures to Susan Arenella at Susan.Arenella@cityofaspen.com.

If you have any questions, please contact Susan at (970) 920-5140.

By submitting your photo, you are allowing us to use it on social media websites and in printed materials.


Public Skate at the Aspen Ice Garden

Public Skate at the Aspen Ice Garden

During the closure of the ARC for its annual maintenance, come to the Aspen Ice Garden for Public Skate at just $5/person.