Gaithersburg's Skate Park Opens for Spring Break

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Gaithersburg's Skate Park Opens for Spring Break


Just in time for MCPS Spring Break, the Skate Park will be open weekdays at 3 p.m. and weekends at noon, Saturday, April 1 through Monday, April 10. It closes at sunset every day. Please note, the park is closed on Sunday, April 9. Skateboarders, inline skaters and BMX bike riders of all ages and skill levels are welcome; there is no admission fee. For the remainder of April, the park will be open weekends only from noon to sunset. Regular season operation resumes on May 1. Learn more here

This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.


Gaithersburg’s 12,300 square foot skate park is designed for skateboards, inline skates and BMX bikes. The park includes ramps and structures suitable for a wide range of skill levels. Some obstacles include an A-frame ramp and rail, mini-half pipe, 7’6” escalator, stairs, pyramid wedge, fun boxes, wall ride, and several quarters and banks of varying heights. All ramps are constructed with a wood frame and Skatelite surface.

The Skate Park offers a variety of programming options including group lessons and private lessons, summer clinics, rentals for birthday parties and private functions, competitions, demos and other special events. Other amenities include vending machines, helmet, pad and skateboard rentals, and an outdoor stereo system.

 510 South Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877


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Roy Kelley, Retired, Former Associate Broker, RE/MAX Realty Group

Gaithersburg, Maryland  

Comments (15)

Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400
The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803 - Plainview, NY
Long Island Condo and Home Specialists

Being outdoors again is going to be fun this time of the year Roy. Sure to bring the crowds!

Mar 31, 2023 03:41 AM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Good morning, Roy.... I'm sure the skateboarders have been anxiously waiting for the skate park to open.

Mar 31, 2023 05:24 AM
Brian England
Arizona Focus Realty - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

That sounds like a fun place for kids to spend some time during spring break!  I would enjoy watching them do their tricks and have fun.

Mar 31, 2023 06:01 AM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

Good morning Roy,

The Skate Park is opening at the perfect time for the kids spring break! I'm sure the skateboarders are ready!

Mar 31, 2023 06:08 AM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Roy, I think our skate parks are open year round, but I guess I am not sure on that.

Mar 31, 2023 08:48 AM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Roy, these skate parks are so popular, the kiddos just love them.

Mar 31, 2023 10:32 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

It's great that Gaithersburg has good places kids can spend time during spring break.

Mar 31, 2023 01:24 PM
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Thank you very much for your feedback. It is always good to hear from you.

Apr 03, 2023 08:56 AM