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Ping-Street---3-tile.jpg   Construction-Map---3-tile.jpg   Public Notices

Garden City Golf Course

Address / Location

37 Lincoln Ave.


Garden City Golf Course is a scenic 18-hole, challenging par 60 executive course located in the heart of St. Catharines. Our course features a licensed pro shop, scenic patio overlooking the first tee block, putting and chipping green, practice driving cages, beverage cart and many other amenities.

Booking a Tee Time

Two convenient ways to book.

  1. New - book your round online
  2. Call the pro shop at 905-685-0076.

Tee times can be booked up to 7 days in advance.

Hours of Operation

The course is open daily, from 8 a.m. until dusk, weather permitting until September, including statutory holidays.


  • Golf
  • Tournaments
    We invite you to consider us as your host site for a special tournament. To request a tournament information package or to find out about available dates please call the Pro Shop Services Supervisor at 905.685.0076. Tournaments require a minimum of 24 paid golfers.


  • 18-hole, par 60 executive golf course
  • Practice green and chipping green
  • Driving cages
  • Licensed pro shop and patio
  • Beverage cart
  • Golf club rentals


Older Adult Lessons

  • Lessons are taught by a certified golf professional who will cover introductory golf skills like chipping, putting, driving and golf etiquette.
  • The program runs for five weeks, starting on either May 25 or July 6.
  • Participants are required to bring their own golf clubs.
  • Call Citizens First at 905.688.5600 to book.


Off-Season (April - May 31 & September 1 - Close)





9 holes

18 holes

9 holes

18 holes

Adult, Older Adult, Junior and Leagues





Twilight rate (after 3 p.m.)

18 holes for $16 


Summer Season (June 1 - August 31)





9 holes  

 18 holes

9 holes 

 18 holes






Older Adult (60+)





Junior (17 and under w/ high school ID)










Twilight (after 4 p.m.)

18 holes for $16



Older Adult 

Junior (under 18) 


$675 (unlimited)

$575 (unlimited) 

$275 (unlimited after 11 a.m.) 


$575 (Mon - Fri, excluding holidays)

$475 (Mon - Fri, exluding holidays)

$200 (Mon-Fri only, unlimited after 11 am)


Adult Activity Packs (Weekday Only)

  • 10 Rounds - $170
  • 20 Rounds - $320
  • 30 Rounds - $430
  • 45 Rounds - $590


  • Clubs - $7.50
  • Pull Carts - $3.50
  • Motorized Carts (18 holes) $14.00/rider
  • Motorized Carts (9 holes) $7.00/rider
  • Motorized Carts Activity Pack (10 18 hole rounds) $100

 HST included in all prices

Policies & Procedures

Local Rules

  • Exact yardage for each hole is measured from the tee sign to the center of the green.
  • All players must register with starter at the first tee, and may be required at any time on course to present a receipt or bag tag.
  • Please move ball two club lengths from newly planted or staked trees.
  • No trespassing on adjacent properties.
  • Garden City Golf is a licensed course, and the consumption of unsanctioned alcohol is prohibited. Any golfer not adhering to this rule will be required to leave the course immediately, without refund, and additional sanctions may apply.
  • Please allow faster groups to play through.
  • Roads, shelters, railway tracks and maintenance equipment shall be defined as obstructions. Two club lengths no nearer the hole.
  • Metal spikes are not permitted. Any golfer not adhering to this rule will be asked to leave the course, without refund.

Dress Code

  • Attire and footwear appropriate for golf is required. Golfers are encouraged to wear a collared golf shirt and pants. We will permit golf or walking shorts.
  • Open toed shoes, sandals, sleeveless shirts, tank tops, and shorts deemed 'very short' are not permitted and anyone wearing such clothing or footwear will not be allowed to golf.
  • Metal spikes are not permitted.

Smoke-free Outdoor Spaces

The Region of Niagara recently approved a smoke-free outdoor spaces by-law. This by-law applies to City-owned parks, playgrounds, sports fields, golf courses arenas and splash pads in St. Catharines, as well as other public recreation properties. The smoke-free outdoor spaces by-law is enforced by the Region's Tobacco Control Officers. For more information or to report a complaint, contact the Region's Tobacco Hotline.

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