Picnic Shelter Reservations

Online Reservations for 2021 are open.

How to make a reservation?

Rentals for picnic shelter use may be made by going to www.loparks.org.  For instruction on how to reserve visit - .

When may picnic shelters be rented?

Picnic shelters in 2021 may be rented for use between April 1 and October 31. Online reservations for 2021 can be made at loparks.org.

What picnic shelters may be rented?

  • George Rogers Park Shelter #1 - up to 50
  • George Rogers Park Shelter #2 - up to 75 - closed August 31-October 31, 2021 for construction.
  • 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. The cost per block is $75/resident and $112.50/non-resident plus a $100 refundable deposit.  There is a merchant processing fee for online picnic shelter transactions.

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, to pay only one deposit fee, the  must be submitted if doing so.

****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.

How can I view picnic shelter availability from April 1 through October 31?

Go to: www.loparks.org. Click on "Reservations" on the menu bar.  Click on the "FIRST View Facility Details" button.