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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! 


55+ Activities Fair! - August 25th

55+ Activities Fair! - August 25th

The Aspen Recreation Department, Aspen Senior Services and Aspen Valley Hospital will be hosting a  FREE 55+ Activities Fair on August 25th from 9am to 12pm at the Aspen Recreation Center. 

ONLY PERSONS AGE 55+ WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE BUILDING DURING THE FAIR!

“Basket of Fall/Winter Fun” Prize Drawing - Must be present to win!

Lunch will be served at 11:30am.


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.


Doggie Day at the ARC!

Doggie Day at the ARC!

Join us for Doggie Day at the ARC on Saturday, September 3rd from 10am to 2pm! 

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! 


Tennis Anyone?

Tennis Anyone?

Come out to the Aspen Tennis Club located on 39551 Highway 82 (next door to the Aspen Golf Club!)

We have adult and kids clinics, private lessons, monthly memberships, ball machine and more! You can reserve a court online too for a $5 season fee. To learn more about Aspen Tennis, click here.


Drop-In Day Camp for Visitors and Locals

Drop-In Day Camp for Visitors and Locals

Aspen City Day Camp offers two camps:  Firebirds camp for 5-7 year olds and Columbine camp for 8-11 year olds. 

Our trained and certified staff will take your kids on fun and exciting activities all around Aspen and the Roaring Fork Valley. Activities include swimming and skating at the Aspen Rec Center, Hiking around Independence Pass and Science experiments with the Aspen Science Center. Your kid is sure to have fun and maybe even learn something along the way! Drop off is 7:30am to 9:30am and pick up is 3:30pm to 5:30pm.

Drop in Registration for visitors is $64/day. For Pitkin Country Residence  $38 / day if booked online  - click here to learn more  


ARC Tennis and Pickleball Courts are OPEN!

ARC Tennis and Pickleball Courts are OPEN!

The four pickleball courts at Iselin Field (next to the ARC) are FREE and open to the public.

You can view or reserve pickleball court times at aspentennis.com. It is free to view court reservations; however, you must purchase the Tennis Access Pass for $5 in order to reserve court time. Walk-on play is still allowed; however reservations take priority over walk-ons.

Pickleball equipment is available for rent at the ARC front desk.

Rental Fee: $5 per set with a $75 deposit. CREDIT CARDS ONLY!

A rental agreement/waiver must be signed at the ARC front desk before equipment can be rented.

The $75 rental deposit will be refunded to your credit card once all of the equipment is returned and a valid receipt is presented at the front desk.

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