Reserve Space in a City Park

Do you want to host your event at a city park?

You can reserve outdoor pavilions, picnic tables, multipurpose rooms, gyms, cabins and more.

The City of Orlando maintains a variety of venue options to meet your needs. Public parks are offered on a first come, first serve basis, but you can reserve a park which will allow for the exclusive use of the park for your event.

Keep in mind: 

  • Reservations must be paid in full to secure the event date.
  • Checks are accepted up to 14 days before the event date.
  • Damage and clean-up costs are deducted from the reservation deposit, depending on the reservation. 
  • Entertainment/Inflatable Companies: A certificate of insurance listing the city as a holder and those additionally insured must be issued and sent to the city by 3 p.m. on the Wednesday before the event date. 
  • A full refund will be issued if the event is canceled due to inclement weather. 
  • A 25 percent administrative fee (not to exceed $25) will be charged for cancellations.
  • Cash or check payments are refunded in the form of a check issued by the City of Orlando and take 14 to 21 business days to process.
  • Debit/credit card payments will be credited back to the same card and takes 7 to 14 business days to process.


Pick a park

Choose a park space. You can also call 407.246.2283 to check on availability prior to submitting your application and to verify any fees.

Fill out an application 

Apply to Reserve a Park Space

Receive an update from parks staff

Staff members will reach out to you about your application status within two business days. If approved, they will also review park rules, guidelines and our payment policy with you.

Make a payment

While on the phone with the parks staff, you can pay by credit or debit card.

Review rental documents

A copy of your receipt and rental contract will be emailed to you.

Review final contract 

A week prior to your event, you will receive the final contract which will include two emergency parks staff contact numbers and an approval signature from the city.

Host your event

Prior to your event, reservation signs will be posted. During your event, a parks liaison will check on your event to ensure everything is running smoothly.

Receive any deposit or refunds

After your event, a parks staff member will process any refunds based on your event (if applicable).