Special Events

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Pumpkin Splash 2020

Come make a splash with us at our floating pumpkin patch in the Recreation Center leisure pool on October 16! Bring your bathing suit and join your friends at the best pumpkin patch in Gillette. This unique event will be fun for all ages! Pumpkin Splash is limited to the first 100 people in each time slot. Everyone entering the pool facility, adults and children alike, must pay at $7 entry fee. The entry fee includes music, open swim with floating pumpkins, candy prizes and your perfect pumpkin to decorate at the decoration paint station.

Only the leisure pool and slides will be open for this event. 

Event Date: October 16, 2020
Ticket Sale Date: 
October 7 at 6 p.m.
Fee: $7 per ticket/per person
Event Times: 

  • 5 - 6:30 p.m. Session 1 (Only 100 tickets available)
  • 7 - 8:30 p.m. Session 2 (Only 100 tickets available)

Annual Skate Around the Tree 2020Christmas Tree Skate

Come join us for our 13th Annual Skate around the Christmas Tree and experience the transformation of Spirit Hall Ice Arena into a winter wonderland. Rumor has it that Santa is coming to see what all the excitement is about and most importantly, let his reindeer rest before the busy night! Bring a canned food item for the Council of Community Services and receive a free skate rental.
Sponsored by Campbell County Parks and Recreation and Cam-Plex.

December 24, 25 and 31st: 1 - 4 p.m. only
December 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30th: 1 - 4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. 

Tickets go on sale December 1.

  • $10 per person includes skate rental (If you bring a canned food item, you will receive a free skate pass to use at an open skate session in 2021.)

Kick-off To Summer Party

Come celebrate the start of summer with a day of fun at the Water Park. .

Day: TBA for 2020
Fee: Drop In Fee or have a membership
Time: 1 - 4:45 p.m.

Family Fun Night

Bring your own flotation devices, toys and water guns for a night of fun at the Waterpark. The pool staff will have fun games, cool prizes and snacks for everyone. Recreation Center will not allow water wings for this event. This event will take place in the leisure pool only. Limited to 120 participants.

Day: TBA for 2020
Fee: $5 per person
Time: 6 - 8 p.m.

End Of Summer Picnic

It is the end of summer and school is starting, come party with us!

Day: TBA for 2020
Fee: Daily Drop In fee or have a membership
Time: 1 - 4:45 p.m.