Thataways Youth Center

Thataways Youth Center will be Closed for renovations in January, February, and March of 2017. The center will open again in april.

For a list of program relocations, please see our Weekly Events. 

Thataways Youth Center is located at 1331 Overbrook Road and is part of the Burlington City Park. Recent renovations include updated bathrooms, paint, floor, and office space. The facility is home of the Burlington Youth Council and the Teen To Teen Theatre and has something to offer every age. 

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Rentals are commonly attracted to Thataways. It serves as a great place for family reunions, wedding receptions, birthdays, or any event that you can think of. Thataways can add music to any occasion or event from a library of songs. The facility houses 2 pool tables, 2 foosball tables, and multiple arcade games to keep you occupied.   

Additional Information


Upcoming Events at Thataways

Thataways will re-open in April of 2017. 

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
Saturday April 8 • 8-10 AM
$5 Per Person • For all Ages
Breakfast Includes: Coffee, Orange Juice, Biscuit & Fruit
Activities Include: Arts & Crafts, Face Painting, Bake Sale, & The Easter Bunny! Pre-registration online required. No walk-ins on the day of the event. Space is limited. 

Thataways Grand Reveal Party
Saturday April 8 • 6-9 PM
FREE • For all Ages
Come see the fresh renovation, play family games and trivia, win door prizes, and make your mark on the recently renovated Thataways. Concessions will be available for purchase.

Special Populations Spring Prom
Tuesday April 25 • 6-8:30 PM
FREE • Recommended for ages 16 and older
Located at Mebane Arts Center
622 Corregidor St., Mebane, NC 27302
This is an annual event for individuals with developmental disabilities. Come dance, listen to music, have your picture taken, and enjoy snacks at this once a year event! 

Movie Trivia Night by Teen 2 Teen
Saturday April 29 • 6-8 PM
$5 Per team • 2-8 members per team
Have fun at our family-friendly trivia night with questions all related to movies! There will be four trivia rounds from pictures to music to question your movie knowledge. There will be winners all night long as well as our family dinner special of four slices of pizza and four drinks for an additional $8.  Teen 2 Teen members will be present throughout the evening for a raffle and any questions you may have about getting involved in the Teen 2 Teen program. 

Kids Night Out by BYC
Saturday May 5 • 6-10 PM
$8 per child (dinner included) • For ages 5-12
The Burlington Youth Council is here to give parents a date night! For a small fee, children will have the opportunity to dance, play arcade games, billiards, arts & crafts, win prizes, and purchase concessions all night long! Admittance includes two slices of pizza and a drink for dinner. 

Thataways Youth Center
(336) 222-5134

Burlington Recreation & Parks Main Office 
(336) 222-5030