Scott Rakow Youth Center

2700 Sheridan Avenue  •  Miami Beach, FL 33140  •  P: 305.673.7767 

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. Families are encouraged to enjoy a day of fun every Saturday and Sunday. We also offer a variety of classes for children of all ages, adults and seniors that include: swimming, ice skating, hockey and sports leagues.

 

Building Hours of Operations

Monday – Friday 9 AM – 8 PM
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 9:30 AM – 5 PM
Entrance Fee: Miami Beach Residents FREE • Non-Residents $8
*Building is CLOSED to the public on Teacher Planning Days, Holiday Breaks and all legal holidays. See below of call the center for special hours of operations. All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

 

2021 Legal Holidays & 2021 – 2022 Teacher Planning Days

Legal Holidays* January 1 – December 31, 2021
Friday, January 1 New Year’s Day
Monday, January 18 Martin Luther King Day
Monday, January 15 Presidents’ Day
Monday, May 31 Memorial Day
Monday, July 5 Independence Day (observed)
Monday, September 6 Labor Day
Thursday, November 11 Veteran’s Day
Thursday, Nov. 25 – Friday, Nov. 26 Thanksgiving
Saturday, December 25 Christmas Day
Teacher Planning Days** August 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022
Thursday, August 19, 2021
Friday, August 20, 2021
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Friday, October 29, 2021
Wednesday, November 24, 2021
Monday, Dec. 20 – Friday, Dec. 31, 2021 Winter Break
Friday, January 21, 2022
Monday, Mar. 21 – Friday, Mar. 25, 2022 Spring Break
Friday, April 15, 2022
Thursday, June 9, 2022
Friday, June 10, 2022

*Building CLOSED on legal holidays. **Adult programming not available from 9 AM – 6 PM on Teacher Planning Days.

 

Bowling Lanes

Monday – Friday 6:15 PM – 8 PM
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 9:30 AM – 5 PM
Entrance Fee: Miami Beach Residents FREE • Non-Residents $8
  • Max 18 guests (6 guests / lane) – every other lane closed
  • Ages 14+
  • Bowlers must be 40″ & taller. Sneakers are required to bowl. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (1 adult per 4 youth). Last game is opened at 4:30 PM on weekends and at 7:45 PM on Monday – Friday.
  • Bowling lanes may close 12 PM – 5 PM on weekends pending private parties. Please call in advance to confirm.

 

Open Play in the Basketball Gym

SUMMER HOURS June 10 – August 19
Monday 6:15 PM – 8 PM
Tuesday 6:15 PM – 8 PM Pickleball
Wednesday 6:15 PM – 8 PM Pickleball
Thursday 6:15 PM – 8 PM
Friday 6:15 PM – 8 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM – 5 PM
Entrance Fee: Miami Beach Residents FREE • Non-Residents $8
  • Ages 14+
  • Teens free with school ID

 

Fitness Center

SUMMER HOURS June 14 – August 22
Monday – Friday 7 AM – 9 AM
6:15 PM – 8 PM
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 9:30 AM – 5 PM
Monthly Fees: Miami Beach Residents $22 • Non-Residents $38
  • Seniors FREE with Senior Fitness Membership (Monday – Friday from 6:15 PM – 8 PM & Saturday from 9:30 AM – 3 PM
  • Ages 14+
  • Schedules are subject to change.

 

Gameroom

Monday – Friday 6:15 PM – 8 PM
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 9:30 AM – 5 PM
Entrance Fee: Miami Beach Residents FREE • Non-Residents $8
  • Only 2 pool tables open
  • Equipment must be checked out at the front desk
  • Social distancing of 3 feet required at all times

 

Ice Rink
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