Scott Rakow Youth Center

2700 Sheridan Avenue  •  Miami Beach, FL 33140  •  P: 305.673.7767  •  F: 786.394.5451

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: 8:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (*Family Day excluding Ice Rink)

*Building is CLOSED to the public on Teacher Planning Days, Holiday Breaks and all legal holidays. Call the center for special hours of operations.

Holiday Hours of Operations
12/24 – 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
12/25 – CLOSED
12/31 – 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
1/01 – CLOSED


Gameroom / Bowling Lanes
Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. & 6:15 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

*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 p.m. on weekends and at 8:00 p.m. on Monday – Friday. ** Bowling lanes may close at 12:00 p.m. on weekends pending private parties. Please call in advance to confirm.


Basketball Gym Open Play
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (Adults Only)
Saturday – Sunday: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (Teens Only)
Saturday – Sunday: 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Youth & Family)


Ice Rink
Click here for Ice Rink information >


Entrance Fees**
Residents: FREE
Non-Residents: Weekdays $6, Weekends $12 half day, $24 full day

*Family Day includes usage of the game room, bowling, basketball gym and swimming pool. **Monday – Friday all children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Saturday & Sunday children 3rd grade & under must be accompanied by an adult at all times, children 4th grade and up must have a membership to be in the facility without an adult present.