Holiday Recreational Activities at Vaughan Community Centres
The Recreation & Culture Department offers family-friendly, drop-in leisure activities at recreation facilities across Vaughan during some of the holiday breaks throughout the year.
Civic Holiday - Benjamin Vaughan Day: August 3, 2015
Vaughan community centres are closed on Monday, August 3. In addition, programs at all community centres are cancelled from Saturday, August 1 to Monday, August 3.
Labour Day: September 7, 2015
Winter Holiday Break: December 2015 to January 2016
Free recreational skating sponsored by Tim Hortons is available at Al Palladini, Garnet A. Williams and Maple arenas on select dates and times. In addition, the City’s outdoor rinks offer free, supervised recreational skating at scheduled times and unsupervised shinny hockey at all other times. Other recreational programs, available for a nominal fee, include swimming, aquafitness, drop-in badminton, basketball, family dodgeball, family yoga, adult and youth games room, and youth open gym, bocce, bowling and shinny hockey.
Refer to Holiday Activity Schedules. Please check the times and dates of preferred locations as facilities may vary in hours of operation.
All facilities are closed December 25, 2015 and January 1, 2016.
Family Day: February 2016
Vaughan community centres are open on Family Day. In addition to regularly scheduled programs, Vaughan residents can enjoy special FREE Family Day activities. Families can also enjoy recreational swimming, bowling and youth basketball activities for a nominal fee. View activity schedules (citywide and location-specific) on this site.
March Break: 2016
Make the most of March Break at Vaughan Community Centres! FREE recreational swimming at select pools generously sponsored by Tim Hortons. Plus, drop-in activities such as arts & crafts, sports, skating & shinny hockey and fitness classes; please refer to the location-specific March Break activities under Holiday Activity Schedules.
Vaughan community centres are closed on Good Friday and Easter Sunday.
Vaughan community centres are closed on Victoria Day.
All community centres are closed.
Canada Day Celebration – The City of Vaughan will be celebrating Canada's 149th birthday on July 1, 2016.
Visit vaughan.ca/swim for Thornhill Outdoor Pool hours.