Play Basketball & Get Fit

The Recreation Center houses two high school regulation-sized basketball courts. Shoot around with the family, or pick up a game with friends during any of our open gym times.

NEW! Starting, Monday, February 6, anyone participating in Open Gym must have an Annual Waiver on file linked to a park district account. You may complete a waiver at the Recreation Center front desk or online.

  • Members and non-members are welcome!
  • All participants must check-in at the first floor front desk.
  • Children under the age of 10 must have a parent or guardian in the building while using open gym.
  • To participate, a valid driver’s license, school ID, and/or valid identification must be presented at the front desk and all players must sign in. 
  • The Recreation Center of Highland Park reserves the right to cancel and/or change open gym times without notice.
  • A Recreation Center staff member has the right to revoke an individual’s open gym participation for misconduct.
  • No private training is allowed during open gym times.
Open Gym
Single Visit


The Open Gym Schedule is subject to change on a daily basis. Schedules are updated daily so please be sure to check this page and/or call before visiting.

DateCourt 1Court 2
Saturday, February 247-8:15am, 3-5:45pm7-9:45am
Sunday, February 257-8:45am4:30-5:45pm
Monday, February 265:30-9:15am, 3-4:45pm5:30-10:45am, 3-4:15pm
Tuesday, February 275:30-8:15am, 10:30am-12:45pm5:30-10:15am
Wednesday, February 285:30-9:15am, 3-4:45pm5:30-10:45am, 3-4:45pm
Thursday, February 295:30-8:15am7:30-10:15am, 3-7:15pm
Friday, March 15:30-9:15am, 5:30-7:45pm5:30-10:45am
Saturday, March 27-8:15am, 4:15-5:45pm7-9:45am, 3-5:45pm
Sunday, March 37-8:45am4:45-5:45pm
Monday, March 45:30-9:15am, 3-4:45pm5:30-10:45am, 3-4:45pm


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Customer Experience Manager
Fitness Manager