Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Mel Lastman Square

Address: 5100 YONGE ST Map It

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.

  • Ward: 23
  • District: North York
  • TTC Information: Travel to North York Centre Station.


Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *

Drinking Fountain1

Outdoor Table Tennis2

* Facilities can be available to permit. Permit rates are dependent on facility rating of Premium, A, B or C and your group category. Use the Facility Rating Criteria to learn more about amenities that might be available at each facility.

Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Outdoor Rink1

Please contact the facility prior to your visit to determine if the facility can meet your needs.
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