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.

Please be advised that the following areas will be CLOSED for painting. We appreciate your patronage while we renovate your neighborhood facility.
Monday, August 26 – Tuesday, August 27
Game Room
Media Room

Wednesday, August 28 – Thursday, August 29
Bowling Lanes / Bowling Area

Friday, August 30th
Fitness Center
Fitness Center Restrooms

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.