Slades Park Pavilion FAQs

When is the Pavilion open?

The Pavilion will then be open for access to the toilets and the vending machine every weekday between 9am and 4.30pm. A wider selection of drinks and food will be available for purchase when the cafe is staffed by volunteers.

Can I volunteer in the Pavilion?

Yes please! All volunteers are very welcome and will be supported by Active Dorset to help deliver the café operation and some of the wider activities in the park.

Please contact Maria Wilson, our Pavilion Manager, on 07753 274098 for a chat or email her at mwilson@activedorset.org

What does the café sell?

The cafe sells teas and coffee, cakes, biscuits, ice creams, sausage rolls, soups, filled rolls and paninis. However this is subject to change and we may well offer other items if there is demand for them.

How do people pay in the Café?

We are a completely cashless facility and will accept debit and credit cards, EMV chip cards or mobile payment apps. No cash is used or kept within the building

Is my dog allowed inside the building?

Oh Yes, dog walking is a major part of Slades, all dogs on leads are welcome in the Pavilion and there is a dog friendly water fountain near the main entrance

Are there bike stands available?

Yes, there are bike stands outside the Bournemouth Velodrome and the Community Centre. In the interest of safety, no bikes or scooters will be allowed inside the building.

Can I book the Pavilion?

We have a meeting room which can be booked, all details available here.
If you want to book the community space please contact Maria; mwilson@activedorset.org

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How can I find out what is happening at Slades?

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For any enquiries, please email us at sladespark@activedorset.org