Park Pavilion Rentals

Many of our most popular parks feature one or more pavilions with barbeque pits, picnic tables and public washroom access. Host your next company picnic, birthday party, graduation party or celebration in one of our parks. View park locations and amenities through the Interactive Parks Map.

Outdoor Facility Rental Fees & Procedures

Special Event Permits

In order to accommodate the unique needs of large groups, park permit requests with 100 or more attendees are considered a special event and are required to fill out a special event questionnaire in addition to the park permit request. Fees are based on a four hour minimum.

Special event PArk Permit Application Park Permit Application


Available park pavilions

Gilbert Park

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For groups up to 75 people

  • Electric for small appliances like coffee pots, radios, etc.
  • Permanent bathrooms
  • 4 BBQ grills
  • 2 Parking lots with 61 spaces, plus 2 handicap spaces
  • 12 Picnic tables
  • Playground
  • Basketball court
  • 1 Large baseball diamond
  • Drinking fountain

Hummer Park

For groups up to 100 people

  • Electric for small appliances like coffee pots, radios, etc.
  • Permanent bathrooms
  • 7 BBQ grills
  • 2 Parking lots with 83 spaces, plus 4 handicap spaces
  • 17 Picnic Tables
  • Playground (West side)
  • Drinking fountain (West side)

McCollum Park

For groups up to 200 people

  • Electric for small appliances like coffee pots, radios, etc.
  • Permanent bathrooms behind concession stand (North side)
  • 5 BBQ grills
  • 2 Parking lots with 214 spaces, plus 12 handicap spaces
  • 24 Picnic tables
  • 1.2 Mile jogging/walking trail
  • Playground
  • Mini golf course and concession stand
  • 6 Horseshoe courts
  • 2 Sand volleyball courts
  • Basketball courts
  • 3 Large and 1 small baseball diamonds

Patriots Park

For groups up to 75 people

  • NO ELECTRIC
  • Portable bathrooms (1 on East side, 1 on West side)
  • 5 BBQ grills
  • 2 Parking lots with 83 spaces, plus 4 handicap spaces
  • 17 Picnic tables
  • Playground (West side)
  • Drinking fountain (East side)

Washington Park

For groups up to 50 people

  • Electric for small appliances like coffee pots, radios, etc.
  • Portable bathrooms (1 on East side, 1 on West side)
  • NO BBQ GRILLS
  • 1 Parking lot with 50 spaces, plus 3 handicap spaces
  • 4 Picnic tables, plus 2 tables sets
  • 2 Playgrounds (1 child, 1 toddler)
  • Drinking fountain
  • 1 Baseball diamond (Stadium seating for 64)
  • 1 Soccer field (Full perimeter seating)

Whitlock Park

For groups up to 45 people

  • Electric for small appliances like coffee pots, radios, etc.
  • Permanent bathrooms (West side)
  • 2 BBQ grills
  • 1 Parking lot with 81 spaces, plus 1 handicap space
  • 6 Picnic tables
  • Playground (East side)
  • 2 Large and 1 small baseball diamonds

Online Rental Availability

To view online availability, click on REC Connect. Once on the REC Connect home page, select your desired facility type located under the 'Facility by Type' options at the bottom of the page. Fill in the required information questions. If you would like to narrow your search options, expand the 'Show Search Criteria' for more options. Click 'Search' to view availability. If you have any questions, please call the Lincoln Center at (630) 963-1300 or the Recreation Center (630) 960-7250.

To reserve online, a Username and Password is required. If you already have a Username and Password, click here to log-in and reserve your space. If you require a Username and Password, click on REC Connect then click on 'Need an account?' If you have forgotten your password click here.

Please note: Rental requests less than 3 days in advance cannot be processed online. Please call our registration office at 630-963-1300 and staff will try to accommodate your request.