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Community Mobile Skateparks

Bring out your skateboards or in-line skates or non-motorized scooter to one of our mobile temporary skateparks and skateboard competitions this summer. The City of Calgary, in partnership with Community Associations, host temporary Mobile Skateparks at multiple locations across the city. Qualified staff supervision provided by The City of Calgary. Helmets and signed waivers are required for all participants.

Parent/guardian signatures are required for participants under 18 years. Waivers can be found below or at the Mobile Skatepark location. All ages welcome.

Each park has a combination of roll-ins, fun-boxes with rails, pyramids with rails, grind-boxes, quarter pipes, wall rides and half pipes. 

Please note: There are no bicycles allowed on the Mobile Skateparks.

Date Location
April 25 - July 17, 2016 Ernie Starr
4808 14 Ave S.E.
CLOSEDUpdated: 2016-07-18 17:05:36
Closed for Season
June 29 - July 13, 2016 Valley Ridge Community Association (Outdoor Rink)
170 Valley Meadow Circle NW
CLOSEDUpdated: 2016-07-14 13:50:35
Closed for Season
June 30 - July 10, 2016 Edgemont Community Association (Outdoor Rink)
Corner of John Laurier Blvd and Edgemont Drive N.W.
CLOSEDUpdated: 2016-07-14 13:50:57
Closed for Season
July 2 - July 28, 2016 Braeside Community Association (Outdoor Rink)
11024 Braeside Drive S.W.
OPENUpdated: 2016-07-18 17:03:38
July 12 - July 25, 2016 Bowness Community Association (Parking Lot)
7904 43 Ave N.W.
OPENUpdated: 2016-07-17 13:43:21
July 15 - 28, 2016 Vivo for Healthier Generations - formerly Cardel Place (East Side Parking Lot)
11950 Country Village Link N.E.
OPENUpdated: 2016-07-19 10:39:05
July 15 - July 28, 2016 North Glenmore Park Community Association
2231 Longridge Dr S.W.
CLOSEDUpdated: 2016-07-11 16:09:56
July 19 - Aug 23, 2016 Village Square Leisure Centre
2623 56 St. N.E.
OPENUpdated: 2016-07-19 10:39:13
July 27 - Aug 9, 2016 Genesis Centre of Community Wellness (Parking Lot)
7555 Falconridge Blvd. N.E.
CLOSEDUpdated: 2016-07-11 15:54:06
July 30 - Aug 10, 2016 Millican Ogden Community Association (Parking Lot)
2020 69 Ave S.E.
CLOSEDUpdated: 2016-07-11 15:51:37
Aug 11 - Aug 22, 2016 Applewood Community Association (Outdoor Rink)
899 Applewood Drive N.E.
CLOSEDUpdated: 2016-07-12 13:59:05
August 12 - 25, 2016 McKenzie Lake Community Association (Outdoor Rink)
16198 McKenzie Lake Way SE
CLOSEDUpdated: 2016-07-12 12:49:21
August 19 - Sept 1, 2016 Hidden Valley Community Association (Outdoor Rink)
150508 Hidden Valley Drive N.W.
CLOSEDUpdated: 2016-07-11 15:55:35
Aug 27 - Sept 8, 2016 Inglewood Community Association (Outdoor Rink)
17040 24 Ave S.E.
CLOSEDUpdated: 2016-07-11 16:09:56
Sept 10 - Sept 22, 2016 Willow Ridge Community Association (Outdoor Rink)
680 Acadia Dr S.E.
CLOSEDUpdated: 2016-07-11 16:09:56

Community Mobile Skatepark

Mobile Skatepark features

  • one 6 and a half foot tall roll-in
  • one 5 foot tall quarter pipe
  • one fun box (either: up across down rail or across down rail)
  • one pyramid (either: hubba ledge or across down rail)
  • two flat bars
  • one kinked flat bar
  • one 4 foot tall quarter flat bank combo
  • one manual pad
  • one grind box
  • one 4 foot tall x 16 foot wide x 16 long mini ramp (only at full parks)

All ramps are steel framed ramps with a Skatelite surface to help increase the life of the ramps and prevent weather damage.

Skateboarding instructor
Skateboarding instructor

Mobile Skatepark staff

During scheduled program hours, qualified City of Calgary staff supervise participants. Each skatepark staff member holds a valid Standard First Aid certificate and complete a mandatory safety training orientation prior to program placement.

All staff are experienced skateboarders and/or in-line skaters. Participants are expected to respect and adhere to the rules and guidelines established by our skatepark staff.

Rules and safety at Community Mobile Skateparks

The Community Mobile Skatepark program is open to all skateboarders, in-line skaters and non-motorized scooters only. Absolutely no bicycles are allowed within the mobile skate parks.

Community mobile skatepark
Community Mobile Skatepark

Ramps are to be used only during open hours of operation.

  • Helmets are to be used and strapped at all times.
  • Knee pads, wrist pads and elbow pads are recommended for beginners.
  • To skate on the ramps you must have a completed waiver form.
    Child Skateboarding Waiver
    Adult Skateboarding Waiver
  • Skate within your ability and respect others while in the park.
  • Unacceptable behaviour and language will not be tolerated at the skatepark.
  • Report all injuries to skatepark monitors.
  • Any infraction of the above rules can result in loss of all skatepark privileges.

Hosting a Mobile Skatepark

If your community is interested in hosting a mobile park during the summer months, please contact your Community Association.

Skatepark hours

Summer Hours (July 2 - August 26)​ ​
Mon - Fri 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.​
Sat - Sun ​​10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Stat holidays Closed (July 1 and August 1)
Spring Hours (April 25 - June 30) and Fall Hours (September 2 - 26)
Mon - Fri 3 - 7 p.m.
Sat - Sun ​​10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Stat holidays Closed (September 7)
 

Skatepark Competitions

The Source Contest Series

This is a community-based skateboard event series that includes a skateboard competition and great tunes! To ride ramps, a signed waiver is required.

​Date ​Time ​Location
​July 10 ​4 - 5:30 p.m. ​Edgemont Community (Outdoor Rink) (Corner of John Laurier Blvd and Edgemont Drive NW)
​July 17 ​4 - 5:30 p.m.

​Ernie Starr (4808 14 Ave SE)

​July 23 ​​4 - 5:30 p.m. ​Bowness Community Association (Parking Lot) (7904 43 Ave NW)
​July 24 ​4 - 5:30 p.m. ​Braeside Community Association (Outdoor Rink) (11024 Braeside Drive S.W.)
​July 31 ​4 - 5:30 p.m. ​Vivo for Healthier Generations (East Side Parking Lot) (11950 Country Village Link N.E.)
​Aug 6 ​4 - 5:30 p.m. Braeside Community Association (Outdoor Rink) (11024 Braeside Drive S.W.)
​Aug 7 ​4 - 5:30 p.m. ​Millican Ogden Community Association/Jack Setter Arena (Parking Lot) (2020 69 Ave. S.E.)
​Aug 13 ​4 - 5:30 p.m. ​North Glenmore Park Community Association (2231 Longridge Dr SW)
​Aug 14 ​4 - 5:30 p.m. ​McKenzie Lake Community Association (Outdoor Rink) (16198 McKenzie Lake Way S.E.)
Aug 20 ​4 - 5:30 p.m.
Applewood Community Association (Outdoor Rink) (899 Applewood Drive N.E.)
​Aug 21 ​4 - 5:30 p.m.
Village Square Leisure Centre (2623 56 St. N.E.)
​Aug 28 ​4 - 5:30 p.m. ​Hidden Valley Community Association (Outdoor Rink) (150508 Hidden Valley Drive N.W.)
​Sept 4 ​4 - 5:30 p.m. ​Inglewood Community Association (Outdoor Rink) (1740 24 Ave SE)
​Sept 18 ​4 - 5:30 p.m.
Willow Ridge Community Association (outdoor Rink) (680 Acadia Dr SE)