Welcome to Southsea Skatepark

We’re possibly the oldest and most iconic Skatepark in the UK – and are celebrating our 40th birthday in 2018!

We open all year round and welcome everyone from beginners to pros.

The park is operated by a charity and all our income goes to keeping the park running and improving. Donations are very gratefully received and we also welcome offers of sponsorship.

#UPDATE SATURDAY 23 June! We're open for Mini wheeler's 10-12, following with the Dominator Scooter Jam 12-6, mind the scooter only sessions this afternoon! Come see the comp and ride… https://t.co/av4z157fdp


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Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

40th Anniversary – In June 2018 the Skatepark will be 40 years old – watch this space for details of the birthday celebrations…

+ Mini Wheelers sessions every Saturday and Sunday 10.00-12.00 (weather permitting)

Check our news page for full details of featured events.

Opening Times


Monday, Wednesday to Friday: 4pm-6pm / 6pm-8pm
Tuesday: Closed
Saturday and Sunday: 10am-12noon* / 12noon-3pm / 3pm-6pm
*Mini-Wheelers session (3-10 year olds only)

Click HERE for full details…



Weekdays: £4.50
Friday Night Special (4pm-8pm): £5.50
Weekends: £5.50
Mini-Wheelers session: £3.50
Double session (12noon-6pm): £8.50

NOTE: We have reduced rates for Under 18s, Leisure Card holders and NUS card holders.

Click HERE for full details…

Featured Products

PLEASE NOTE: All of the profits from any items sold in our shop go straight back into supporting and improving the park!

New Logo Tee

Southsea Skatepark was born in 1978

Adult Tee

Southsea Skatepark Adult Tee in blue and white

Adult Hoodie

Southsea Skatepark Adult Hoodie in heather grey

Kids' hoodie

Kids’ hoodie with the new Skatepark logo

Recent News

Southsea Skatepark 40th Anniversary - 16th-17th June 2018

40th Anniversary weekend – 16th/17th June 2018

1978-2018. How many skateparks reach 40 years of age!? 16th/17th June this year marks our 40th Anniversary, and with so much history at our legendary Skatepark, come and share this amazing achievement with us... BOARDS + BMX + SCOOTERS + BLADES + QUADS Best trick jams...
Southsea Skatepark - photograph by Dan Stubbs

Job Vacancies At The Skatepark

The skatepark has vacancies for casual summer workers, particularly for weekend and school holiday cover. You must be 18 years or over to apply for one of these posts. The rate of pay is: 18 to 24 - £8.21 per hour 25+ - £8.71 per hour Application packs are available...
Southsea Skatepark by night - drone shot by Jamie Hancock

Easter Holiday Opening Times at Southsea Skatepark

Don't forget that our opening times change for the Easter Holiday... Friday 30th March (Good Friday) - 12-3 / 3-6 / 6-8 Saturday 31st March - 10-12* / 12-3 / 3-6 Sunday 1st April - 10-12* / 12-3 / 3-6 Monday 2nd April (Easter Monday) - 12-3 / 3-6 / 6-8 Tuesday 3rd...
Southsea Skatepark - photograph by Dan Stubbs

40 years of Southsea Skatepark

Hello everyone! 2018 is an exciting year for us here at Southsea Skatepark. Not only do we have a revamped fresh website, but this summer we also celebrate our 40th anniversary! Southsea's roots date back to the 1930s with rollerskating around the bandstand, but it...

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