The much-anticipated opening of Eastway Regional Recreation Center is set for tomorrow at 11:30 a.m., at limited capacity. Additional phases of opening will occur in the months to come.
Eastway Regional Recreation Center is a first-of-its-kind recreation experience in Mecklenburg County bringing to the community aquatics, senior services, nature, fitness, and much more. Per an email from Mecklenburg County, with these specifics on first visits: “Use of the amenities are by reservation with minimal walk-in slots available. To reserve online using MeckPass or a one-time daily pass, visit ActiveNet starting April 6. You can also reserve starting April 7 by visiting the site located at 3150 Eastway Park Dr., Charlotte or by calling 980-314-ERRC (3772).”
100,000 square feet: Eastway has indoor pools, basketball courts, exercise equipment, and activity rooms.
90 acres: The outdoor area has disc golf, multiple sports fields, walking trails, public art, and more.
$22-$65: The range of monthly fees for county residents, from single youths to families. See all the rates, including for non-county residents.
$40 million: Project cost.