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Park Shelter Reservations and Permits

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Parks, Open Space & Trails


Many of our parks provide shelters that offer an excellent place to host gatherings or special events. A complete list of parks with shelters is provided below; click the park name to review details about that park.


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Access our online park shelter reservation system to find availability and submit your reservation.


To reserve a park shelter via phone, call (303) 651-8404.

Guidelines for Reservations

  • Park shelter reservations are stopped Thursdays at noon for that weekend's rental.
  • Park shelter reservations are made on-line by credit card, by phone with credit card (303-651-8404 ) or by cash/credit card in person at 700 Longs Peak Avenue (Recreation Services)
  • Shelter reservations may be made months in advance. Reservations are accepted for dates April through October. Reservations are not accepted for winter months when restrooms are winterized.
  • Reservations are made on a first-come/first serve basis and need to be paid the day the reservation is requested.
  • You are renting the shelter, you do not have exclusive use of the park or restrooms.
  • Bouncy houses, pony rides and petting zoo's are not allowed in any City Park.
  • You must follow all Park Rules.
  • Signing a Park Shelter Reservation Agreement form is required for every rental confirming no alcohol, no live music or amplified sound.

Rental Rates for City Park Shelters

Effective December 8, 2015

Daily rental rate for groups of under 99 people

  • April 8 - May 14: $45 resident/ $56.25 non-res
  • May 15 – August 14 (Peak Season): $65 resident/ $81.25 non-res
  • August 15 - October 13: $45 resident / $56.25 non-res

For groups of 100 people or more, a special application is required and the fee will be based on the number of people attending. You may be required to rent port-o-lets for larger groups.


Please be aware that special permits are required if you are holding a large event, charging admission or serving or selling alcohol. Learn more about such permits, including when you need them, how you get them and how much they cost by visiting the City Clerk's Licensing and Permits webpage or contacting the Clerk's Office.

Facility NameAddress
119th Street Trailhead - St. Vrain Greenway9801 North 119th Street
Longmont, CO 80501
Affolter Neighborhood Park1400 Holly Ave.
Longmont, CO 80501
Alta Neighborhood Park1010 Alta St.
Longmont, CO 80501
Blue Skies Neighborhood Park1520 Mountain Drive
Longmont, CO 80503
Carr Neighborhood Park1301 21st Ave.
Longmont, CO 80501
Collyer Neighborhood Park600 Collyer St.
Longmont, CO 80501
County Road 1 Trailhead - St. Vrain Greenway10192 County Road 1
Longmont, CO 80504
Dawson Neighborhood Park1757 Harvard St.
Longmont, CO 80501
Dickens Farm Nature AreaBoston Avenue between Main and Martin Streets
Longmont, CO 80501
Dog Park #11505 21st Avenue
Longmont, CO 80501
Dog Park #2375 Airport Road
Longmont, CO 80503
Flanders Neighborhood Park2115 North Shore Dr
Longmont, CO 80501
Garden Acres Community Park2058 Spencer St.
Longmont, CO 80501
Golden Ponds Nature Area2651 3rd Avenue
Longmont, CO 80503
Hover Acres Neighborhood Park1361 Charles Drive
Longmont, CO 80501
Izaak Walton Nature Area18 S. Sunset St.
Longmont, CO 80501
Jim Hamm Nature Area1701 E County Line Road
Longmont, CO 80504
Kanemoto Neighborhood Park1151 S. Pratt Parkway
Longmont, CO 80501
Kensington Neighborhood Park100 E. Longs Peak Ave.
Longmont, CO 80504
Lanyon Neighborhood Park1900 Collyer St.
Longmont, CO 80501
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