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Drop-In Programs

Group of friends playing pickleball

These are the current drop-in programs that the City of Woodstock is offering. These programs are unique as they don't require a commitment in the form of a membership or registration; participants can simply pay to play.

Cowan Park Sportsplex Drop-in Programs


 *NEW* Tuesday Night Pickleball 

 Cowan Park will be offering Evening Pickleball sessions on a trial basis throughout May & June. Come on out Tuesdays & Thursdays in May and Thursdays in June from 6:00pm—7:30pm for Open Pickleball Sessions on Reeves Courts.

Pickleball ScheduleDateTime Slot

Open Pickleball - May

(Tuesdays & Thursdays)

May 17 & May 19

May 24 & May 26

May 31

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Open Pickleball - June

(Thursdays only)

June 9

June 16

June 23

June 30

6:00pm - 7:30pm

For more information or to register, please call 519-539-2382 x2740. (Note: participants can only register up to 3 days in advance of a session.)

Daily Pickleball

Teams will be organized by participants and made upon arrival. Currently, Beginner, Intermediate, and Open time slots are available. Beginner is open to new players. Intermediate is for players looking for more of a challenge. Open is available to all players. *Please note that the advanced timeslot is temporarily cancelled.

Participants are highly encouraged to book a spot in advance online or by calling 519-539-2382 x2740.

Pickleball ScheduleDay of the WeekTime Slot
Open Pickleball Saturday 10:00am-11:30am
Beginner Pickleball Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00am-10:30am & 10:30am-12:00pm
Intermediate Pickleball Tuesday & Thursday 9:00am-10:30am & 10:30am-12:00pm

Intermediate Pickleball is cancelled from 10:30am-12:00pm on Thursday, June 9th and June 23rd

Drop-in Pickleball Rates

SingleBook of 10
Youth (1 to 17) $2.75/Visit $24.75
Adult (18 to 59) $4.00/Visit $36.00
Senior (60+) $3.25/Visit $29.25

 Open Turf Time 

Our Open Turf Times do not run in the summer. They will resume in September. 

Parent & Tot Active Time

Get active with your little one in an unstructured indoor turf environment. Examples of available equipment include balls, hoops, and skipping ropes. Participants are also encouraged to bring their own equipment. Please bring indoor running shoes for you and your little one. Spaces are limited, can you can registered in advance by calling 519-539-2382 x2740 (no refunds can be issued). 

Parent & Tot ScheduleTime Slot
Monday - Friday 9:30am - 11:30am
Saturday 9:30am - 11:00am

Youth/Family Open Turf

Come and enjoy open turf time with your family. Sports equipment and some classic backyard games (CanJam, Cornhole, Ladder Ball) are available. Clean indoor shoes are required. Children under 12 years old must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

 Open Turf Time ScheduleTime Slot
Monday (Youth)  4:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday (Family)  11:00am - 12:00pm

*NEW* Adult Turf Time

Adult Turf Time ScheduleTime Slot 
Tuesday 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Drop-in Prices

AgeDrop-in RatesBook of 10
Under 1 Free -------
Youth (1 to 17) $2.75/Visit $24.75
Group (up to 5) $9.00/Visit --------

 Youth Sport

Kids aged 10-17 are invited to come out for some open gym time on the Reeves Courts at Cowan Park Sportsplex. Sports could include basketball, volleyball, or floor hockey. Clean indoor shoes are required while in the gym.
Open Court ScheduleTime Slot
Monday 4:00pm - 5:00pm
  •  Youth (1-17): $2.75 per visit
Walking Track 

Cowan Park Sportsplex has an indoor, 3 lane walking track that overlooks the soccer turf. Enjoy walking on a safe indoor path without worrying about the weather.

Memberships and drop-in rates are available. For more details please visit the Walking Track page. 

Pick-Up Hub (Pick-Up Sports)

The City of Woodstock uses Pick-Up Hub to create time slots for a variety of teen and adult sports (examples include hockey, basketball and soccer). The program allows you to choose a sport you want to play, register yourself on a team, and simply show up and play. 

Pick-Up Hub


Aquatic Programs

The City of Woodstock offers several drop-in programs to enjoy year round at Southside Aquatic Centre, and during the summer months at the outdoor Lion's Pool. Programs include recreational swims, lane swims, and the wading pool.

For more details, please visit the Aquatics page.

Contact Us

© 2017 City of Woodstock P.O. Box 1539, 500 Dundas Street, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7


Phone: 519-539-1291
Email: General Information

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