Open House


Sunday, September 10, from 10 am to 1pm
All community centres and the Vaughan Studios & Event Space


Have you ever passed by the community centre in your neighbourhood and wondered what’s inside? Learn about the recreational amenities available to you and your family – from pools, arenas and fitness centres to bocce courts, preschool rooms, gourmet teaching kitchens, even a bowling alley!

On Sunday, September 10, from 10 am to 1pm, all community centres and the Vaughan Studios & Event Space will open their doors to FREE activities and informal tours. Residents are invited to discover the many City-operated recreation programs and amenities available in their neighbourhood.



Activities will vary by location and include:

  • arts and crafts
  • gymnastics and dance
  • basketball
  • fitness classes (yoga, Zumba)
  • STEM
  • bocce
  • pickleball
  • CPR demonstrations by lifeguards
  • outdoor trekking pole walks, weather permitting
  • game rooms featuring billiards, foosball, air hockey, to Xbox, Wii

Game on! FREE access to regularly scheduled recreational drop-in sports, where available. For details, visit


Find your strong! FREE access to fitness centres will be available to non-members, ages 13+. Try the latest smart-tech cardio equipment, intuitive strength equipment and functional training rigs.  For details, visit


Dip in! FREE access to recreational/length swimming and aquafitness, during regularly scheduled times, where available. For details, visit


Residents who do not yet have an online recreation registration account and sign-up for one on-site will automatically be entered into a prize draw to win a $100 recreation gift card that can be used toward the purchase of any program, camp or membership.