Picnic Shelter Reservations

Out of season use is on a first come, first serve basis.

How to make a reservation?

Rentals for picnic shelter use may be made by going to www.loparks.org.  

When may picnic shelters be rented?

Picnic shelters in 2023 may be rented for use between April 1, 2023 and October 29. Online reservations for 2023 can be made at loparks.org starting February 1, 2023

What picnic shelters may be rented?

  • George Rogers Park Shelter #1 - up to 50
  • George Rogers Park Shelter #2 - up to 75 Not available for reservations during the 2023 season
  • Rossman Park Shelter - up to 25
  • Waluga East Shelter - up to 75
  • Waluga West Shelter - up to 50
  • Westlake Shelter - up to 50

What is the cost for renting a shelter?

Reservations are in 3-hour blocks.  There is a merchant processing fee for online picnic shelter transactions.

  Each 3-hour time block Refundable Deposit
Residents $85 $100
Non-Residents $127.50 $100


What times are available for reservations?

  • Morning block: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Afternoon block: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Evening block : 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
A Maximum of two contiguous blocks are allowed per reservation. This now can be completed online or use the paper application Your rental starts and ends promptly at the stated time.  The hour between blocks is needed so the shelter can be serviced.  Shelter set-up and clean-up must occur within reservation block times for a full refund of your deposit.

No repeated meetings, gatherings or religious services are allowed.

How do I make reservations for Millennium Plaza Park, Foothills or Roehr Parks? See HERE

How can I view picnic shelter availability from April 1 through October 29?

Starting February 1, 2023 go to: www.loparks.org. Click on "Reservations" on the menu bar.  Click on the Shelter you want to reserve and view the calendar for available openings.  You will need to set-up an account and be logged in to view the calendar.