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December and January Holiday Closures for Seattle Parks and Recreation

Most Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities remain closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The few that have opened at partial capacity will be closed Friday, December 25, 2020 and Friday, January 1, 2021. Below is a list of parks, amenities and facilities and their status over the holidays:

These have been closed long term due to the pandemic:

  • Community centers
  • Indoor swimming pools
  • Environmental learning centers
  • Small craft centers (Green Lake and Mount Baker Rowing and Sailing)
  • Teen Life Centers
  • Amy Yee Tennis Center

Special hours for childcare and teen HUBs:

  • Childcare: open 12/21 – 12/24; closed 12/28 – Jan 1.
  • Middle and high school academic support HUBs: open 12/21 – 12/24; closed 12/28 – Jan 1.

Hours for the hygiene shower program:

  • Hygiene showers will be open through the holidays except for 12/25 and 1/1


  • Parks
  • Boat ramps
  • Golf at Interbay, Jackson Park, Jefferson Park and West Seattle. Hours as follows:
Interbay / Jackson Park / Jefferson Park
Christmas Eve – 7am – 2pm, Last tee time at noon
Christmas Day – Closed
New Year’s Eve – 7am – 6pm
New Year’s Day – Normal Hours (7am – 9pm)
West Seattle
Christmas Eve – Clubhouse closes at 2pm (all carts returned by 1:30)
Christmas Day – Closed
New Years Eve & New Year’s Day – Normal Hours (7:45am – 4pm)