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City of Miami Beach
1700 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Phone: 305.673.7000

Scott Rakow Youth Center & Ice Rink

Parks & Recreation Menu

The Scott Rakow Youth Center was built in 1976 to serve the teens of Miami Beach. It has now grown to serve children and adults of all ages with a variety of recreational activities. The Youth Center is a multi-faceted facility that houses an ice skating rink, outdoor swimming pool, six bowling lanes, gymnasium, arts and crafts center, game room, media room, fitness center, multi-purpose room, music room, and computer lab.  We also offer a variety of classes for children of all ages, adults, and seniors that include: swimming, ice skating, hockey, and sports leagues.

  • Mid Beach Neighborhood 
    2700 Sheridan Avenue

  • 305.673.7767

  • Playground Hours:
    Monday - Sunday: Sunrise - Sunset (Currently under construction)

    Youth Center Building Hours:
    Monday - Friday: 9AM - 8PM | Saturday: CLOSED | Sunday: 9:30AM - 5PM
    Entrance Fee:
    Miami Beach Residents FREE | Non-Residents $10

    Youth Center building is closed to the public on Teacher Planning Days, Holiday Breaks and all legal holidays. Please call the center for special hours of operations at 305.673.7767.

Youth Center Amenities & Activities


Ice Rink

The Barbara Medina Ice Rink at the Scott Rakow Youth Center is a state of the art 12,885 square foot ice skating rink. Our rink is home to many programs for children and adults that include figure skating, ice hockey, open sessions, private lessons, birthday parties and rentals.


Bowling Lanes

Bowlers Must Be 40" and Taller

Sneakers are required to bowl. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (1 adult per 4 youth).
Bowling lanes may be closed, without notice, for private parties, rentals and maintenance. Please call in advance to confirm.

Monday - Friday
Summer: June 10, 2024 - August 9, 2024
6:15PM - 7:45PM
Non-Summer: August 14, 2024 - May 31, 2024
9AM - 2PM and 6:15PM - 7:45PM
Saturday - CLOSED
Sunday - 9:30AM - 4:30PM

Bowling lanes will be closed from April 9 - 11, 2024 from 9 AM - 6:15 PM.

Mother and Daughter in the game room

Game Room

Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Equipment must be checked out at the front desk

Monday - Friday
9AM - 2PM and 6:15PM - 7:45PM
Saturday - CLOSED
Sunday - 9:30AM - 4:30PM

The gameroom will be closed from April 9 - 11, 2024 from 9 AM - 6:15 PM

women working out

Indoor Fitness Center

Our fitness centers are designed to help you achieve your fitness goals.

Girl Stretching


The Gymnastics Program at Scott Rakow Youth Cente is run by GymKidz, Inc

basketball on court

Open Play Basketball

Youth Recreation Basketball and Open Play Basketball Programs

Girl learning martial arts

Martial Arts

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & Wrestling Classes

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Indoor Pickleball

Pickleball is not available on non-school days and legal holidays. Call SRYC at 305.673.7767 for more information.

Fall / Winter Schedule (August 21, 2023 – May 31, 2024)

Mondays & Wednesdays: 9:30 AM – 1 PM
Fridays: 9 AM – 1 PM and 6:15 PM – 8 PM
Sundays: 2 PM – 5 PM

Summer Schedule (June 1, 2024 – August 20, 2024)

Mondays & Wednesdays: 6:15 PM – 8 PM
Fridays: 6:15 PM – 8 PM
Sundays: 2 PM – 5 PM

Holiday hours are subject to change. The SRYC Gymnasium will be closed on the following dates: April 9 - 11, 2024 from 9 AM - 6:15 PM

3 Indoor Courts



The SRYC Playground is currently closed due to construction.



The Scott Rakow Youth Center has a six lane lap swimming pool that is aerated in the summer and heated in the winter to maintain an 82 degree temperature year round. It is home to the Miami Beach Seahawks swim team as well as a variety of learn to swim classes. Lap swimming is also available and locker rooms are conveniently located.



Pool Parties, Bowling and Ice Skating Rentals

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