Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Mel Lastman Square

Mel Lastman Square is a beautiful park featuring 20,000 square feet of open space, a garden court, an outdoor amphitheatre, fountains and a reflecting pool. Special events that showcase music, art, dancing, theatre, food, and sports are planned by our city's various cultural groups for every season. The Square has various levels and areas that are suitable for an assortment of activities, such as cultural festivals, concerts, fund raisers, awareness campaigns, children's activities, art displays and more. For special events, call the Mel Lastman Square at (416) 338-3343. In the winter months, the pond is frozen to become an outdoor ice rink.

  • 5100 Yonge St
  • Ward: 23
  • District: North York
  • TTC Information: Travel to North York Centre Station.
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Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating

Drinking Fountain1

Outdoor Table Tennis2

Facilities are given a rating of Premium, A, B, or C based on following criteria.

Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Outdoor Rink1

Facility Classification for Ice Allocation.