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Discounts to Boulder Parks and Recreation Programs and Facilities

We're often asked about our various discount options. So, we've compiled the list of links below to help you find the best option available to you. Have questions or want recommendations based on your situation and goals? Stop by or call any Boulder recreation center and we'll be happy to help!

Ongoing Discount Programs

Adults and Families

Annual Pass 

First adult family member of the household (aged 19-59) pays full price. Additional family members pay half price when purchased at the same time. 

Family Annual Pass 

Families (two adults and children up to age 18) can purchase an Family Annual Pass. 

Twilight Pass

Get a great deal on an annual pass if you visit during off-peak hours. 

Monthly Pass & Punch Cards

Lots of flexibility, and get a discount on the daily fee!

Splash Passes

Unlimited access to the outdoor pools and the Boulder Reservoir through the summer season. Passes for adults, youth, seniors and families.

Youth and Seniors

Youth and seniors receive heavily discounted passes!

Silver Sneakers and Silver&Fit

SilverSneakers and Silver&Fit are programs encouraging older adults to participate in physical activities that will help them to maintain greater control of their health. Many insurance companies offer these benefits to their members which allows them to access the Boulder recreation centers and participate in drop-in activities at no charge.

Youth After School Basketball Pass

Spend your afternoons being active with friends! Play basketball during open gym times for $25/year. Stop by or call any Boulder recreation center to purchase your pass.

Financial Aid

We are committed to providing financial assistance to City of Boulder residents of low income by providing a percent discount to programs and services for those who qualify. The program is open to those that (1) live in the city limits of Boulder and (2) are within the income level associated with their family size.

Employees of businesses located within the City of Boulder

All employees of businesses located within the City of Boulder are eligible for resident pricing on annual and multi-use passes at City of Boulder Recreation Centers, the Boulder Reservoir, and outdoor pools. All employees of Boulder-based businesses are eligible by providing proof of employment to receive the resident discount. 

Group Discounts (Employers)

Group discounts are for any business or organization located within the City limits of Boulder that has at least five people interested in participating. Adults will receive the additional discount when in the participating approved group discounts on Annual Passes.


The Recreation Pass Program for Veterans provides:

  • Group Discount Program benefits: 25 percent discount on an annual pass through the Group Discount Program
  • One-time free 90 day pass to veterans who have discharged after Sept. 11, 2001 and are City of Boulder residents.

The EXPAND Program provides services to veterans with disabilities.

Event Group Entries (Pool Reservations and Reservoir Picnics)

Get a discount on bringing your group to the pools and Boulder Reservoir!

Pool reservations | Reservoir picnics

For more information about bringing large groups to recreation facilities, please call the facility directly: Recreation Facilities

Promotions and Specials

We occasionally offer promotions and specials. The best way to know about them is to sign up for our email news and follow us on social media.


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