Recreation Youth Centre


Municipal Office

395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 4X7

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Recreation Youth Centre and Skate Park. 56 Charles Street L3Y 3V8​​​

Opening Tuesday August 18th, 2020:

  • Skate Park - large indoor Sk8 Park with 10,000 square feet of ledges, stairs, rails, gaps, boxes, banks, custom ramps, a wall ride with five feet of vert and a 32 foot wide mini-ramp.

Currently Closed:

  • Gymnasium 
  • Games Area - pool table, tabletop shuffleboard, air hockey tables foosball, table tennis, large screen TV, Video Game System, WiFi, and assorted board games. 

Currently Not Offered:

  • Registered programs including all lessons
  • Birthday Party opportunities
  • Private Rentals

We are so excited to have you back! What you need to know when returning to the Skate Park:

  • Face coverings are required upon entry to the facility. Face coverings can be removed only while riding.
  • All participants and parents will be screened upon entry to the Recreation Youth Centre & Skate Park.
    • 1 parent per rider can remain in the lobby onsite in a designated seating area. Each space will be cleaned and disinfected between sessions.
  • The skate park will operate in 1 hour sessions for all ages.
  • Capacity will be limited to 15 riders per timeslot.
  • 10 spots will be open for pre-registration online below using accounts; 5 spots will be held for drop in purposes. Please pre-register to avoid disappointment*.
  • Please be on time! If participants do not show up within 10 minutes of scheduled timeslot, spot will be given to a drop in participant.
  • The skate park will operate free of charge until further notice.
  • Physical distancing will be required at all times in the facility. Washrooms are open for emergency purposes only.
  • Water fountains will be available for bottle filling only.
  • For the safety of everyone, anyone not following rules or staff direction will be asked to leave.
  • Facility will close between timeslots for cleaning of high-touch points, washrooms and spectator areas. All participants must leave the building during this time.
  • Registration will open on Mondays for the week following.

Hours of Operation

  • Reopening Tuesday August 18, 2020
  • Tuesday to Saturday
  • 1 to 7:30 p.m. Daily
    • 1 to 2 p.m. - Drop in session
    • 2 to 2:15 p.m. – Closed for cleaning
    • 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. - Drop in session
    • 3:15 to 3:30 p.m. – Closed for cleaning
    • 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. - Drop in session
    • 4:30 to 5:15 p.m. - Closed for cleaning
    • 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. - Drop in session
    • 6:15 to 6:30 p.m. – Closed for cleaning
    • 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. - Drop in session

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When using the Skate Park the following equipment is:


    • Face covering while entering the facility until time of activity
    • Scooter, skateboard or roller blades. (Not permitted: Bicycles, longboards, and RipStiks)
    • Skateboard helmet, multi-sport helmet or hockey helmet (Not permitted: Bike helmets)
    • Closed toe shoes


    • Padding (examples: elbow pads, knee pads, wrist guards, etc.)
    • Mouth Guard

Skate Park Session Fees

The skate park will operate free of charge until further notice.

FAQS - You've asked. We've Answered.

I have a membership to the Recreation Youth Centre? Will I be able to use this in future?
Yes. All Memberships have been put on hold and will be re-instated when the RYC can open in full capacity

I have passes on my account to visit the skate park? Will I be able to use this in future?
Yes, passes do not expire, therefore will be ready for use once we begin to charge for entry.

Can I volunteer at the RYC? 
During regular operation, we have many volunteer opportunities. Currently due to the COVID-19 pandemic we will not be accepting volunteers at this time.

When will the remaining amenities in the facility open?
Under review.

For the most up-to-date information on what's open and closed, visit or follow us on social media @TownofNewmarket on TwitterFacebook and Instagram.


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