Conveniently located in the heart of Winnipeg.
The centrally located Downtown Y, Winnipeg’s oldest Y, has been evolving and actively serving the community since 1912.
The branch serves our diverse membership with healthy-living programs and activities, and works in partnership with families, schools, agencies and businesses to strengthen the community.
The modern state-of-the-art, 80,000-square-foot Downtown Y is equipped with an aquatics centre with a 25-metre, five-lane pool, a family pool and a hot tub, multiple gyms, fitness centre, running track, squash and racquetball courts, multi-purpose space and full-amenity locker rooms.
The Downtown Y offers a wide variety of health, fitness and recreation programs for people of all ages and abilities, as well as day camps, youth leadership programs, teen nights and family activities. Massage therapy, licensed childcare, drop-in babysitting and personal fitness services are also available.
- The Gymnasium will be closed for maintenance from December 16-18, 2013
- The Aquatic Centre will be closed December 19, 2013 from 5:45 pm - 8 pm for staff training
The Downtown Y is located just north of Portage Avenue. Indoor parking is available at Portage Place. Validated parking is available at a reduced rate during the following times:
- Monday to Friday - before 9 am and after 4 pm (members must leave the parking lot before 9 am or arrive after 4 pm) - to a maximum of 2 hours
- Saturday, Sunday and holidays - all day to a maximum of 2 hours
Please speak to the staff at the Membership Desk for further information.
|Hours of Operation
Open 364 days a year
Monday - Friday 6:00 am to 10:30 pm
Saturday, Sunday & Holidays 7:00 am to 8:00 pm
Remembrance Day 1:00 pm to usual close Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve Regular opening hours to 3:00 pm
|Downtown Y Contact Information
301 Vaughan Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2N7
e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Please specify the Downtown branch in your email enquiry).