Parks & Picnic Shelters

Potato Sack races at a parkReservations


To reserve a picnic shelter, phone 406-721-PARK, Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Email Paula Fisher, Recreation Support Specialist, for more information.

Please note: emails do not constitute a confirmed reservation.

Missoula Parks and Recreation offers picnic shelters for reservation in several neighborhood parks. Shelters are available for rent for picnics, reunions, and other events during these time periods:
  • 6 a.m. - 11 a.m.
  • 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • All day
Special use permits and fees are required for special events and for reservations at Fort Missoula Regional Park, McCormick ParkBess Read Park and Memorial Rose Garden

Reservable Picnic Shelters and Fees


Shelters with access to electricity
Park Fee/time block Fee for full day
Bonner $57 $142.50
Pineview $47 $117.50
44 Ranch $47 $117.50
Silver Park Shelter $86 $214.00
Silver Park Pavilion $175 $525.00




Standard picnic shelters (no electricity access)
Park
Fee/time Block
Fee for full day
Greenough $42 $105.00
Lafray
$42  $105.00
Franklin $42 $105.00
Kiwanis $42  $105.00 
SS Lions $42 $105.00
Playfair $42 $105.00
Northside $42 $105.50
Westside $42 $105.00
Maloney Ranch $42 $105.00


Dragon Hollow Playground at Caras ParkShelters with access to electricity are provided one standard power outlet per shelter for coffee, warming tray, etc.

A $100 refundable deposit is required to rent a shelter, $200 with alcohol.
Silver Park requires a $200 refundable deposit.

Learn more about events in parks, including alcohol permits, canopies, amplified music.
 Fort Missoula Regional Park      
  Fee/Time Block  Fee for Full Day  Deposit
Bella Vista Pavilion $350 (Friday - Sunday)
$297 (Monday - Thursday)
$875 (Friday - Sunday)
$745 (Monday - Thursday)
 $500
Overlook Shelter $86 (Friday - Sunday)
$73 (Monday - Thursday)
$214 (Friday - Sunday)
$182 (Monday - Thursday) 
 $200
Add Ons for Pavilion:
Banquet tables and chairs: $6 per table, $1 per chair
Dance Floor: $8.50 per 4x4 panel with $50 set up fee
PA System: $100 per day
Gas Fireplace: $60 per day
Special Use Permits are required special events

Alcohol Permit
$10 for 2-15 people, $50 deposit
$50 for 16+ people, $200 deposit
 

Special use permits and fees are required for special events and for reservations at:
To book a Special Event, phone 406-721-PARK, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Email Paula Fisher, Recreation Support Specialist, for more information.

Please note: e-mails do not constitute a confirmed reservation.


To reserve a sports facility , contact Recreation Manager Shirley Kinsey at
721-PARK for more information.

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