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Seattle Parks and Recreation 2023 Thanksgiving holiday closures

Many Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed for one or more days in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

These facilities and services are CLOSED on both Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24:

  • Community centers, including registered and drop-in programming
  • Teen life centers
  • Environmental learning centers
  • Indoor swimming pools
  • Green Lake Small Craft Center
  • Mount Baker Rowing and Sailing Center

These facilities are OPEN regular hours:

  • Parks
  • Boat ramps

These facilities are OPEN on modified schedules:

  • Specialty Gardens:  Japanese Garden and Volunteer Park Conservatory will close at 3pm on Thursday and be open 10am-4pm on Friday. The Washington Park Arboretum and Kubota Garden will be open on their regular schedules on both days.
  • Amy Yee Tennis Center: Will be CLOSED on Thursday and OPEN from 8:45am to 5pm on Friday.
  • Golf Facilities: Will close at 2pm on Thursday and operate normal hours on Friday.