Parks and Recreation

To preserve, protect, maintain and enhance the city's parklands and recreational facilities and engage people in leisure activities that contribute to their quality of life.

Park Rentals

Rent a Park or Shelter for Your Next Event



Application Process

Applications are accepted
Monday through Friday • 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
1400 19th Street North • St. Petersburg, Florida 33713 • (727) 893-7441

Application must be received at least 15 business days prior to the event, but no more the six months prior. Events which are open to the public may require insurance, Risk Management approval, and police services arranged through the St. Petersburg Police Department.

 

Availability

Most City parks are available for use from 30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset depending on location and/or event. Gated park areas are govered by separate posted operating hours.

Payment Information

All fees must be paid in full at the time of application. Payment may be made by cash, check (made payable to City of St. Petersburg), or credit card.

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Rental Fees

Small Shelter/Park Rental


$30 8:00 am to Noon
$30 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
$60 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Holiday Rates
$30 8:00 am to Noon
$30 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
$60 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

 

Large Shelter Rental


$110 8:00 am to Noon
$110 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
$210 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
$20 Each Additional Hour

Holiday Rates
$150 8:00 am to Noon
$150 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
$300 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
$30 Each Additional Hour

Rental with Staff Services*


$110 8:00 am to Noon
$110 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
$210 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
$20 Each Additional Hour

Holiday Rates
$150 8:00 am to Noon
$150 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
$300 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
$30 Each Additional Hour

* Staff Services are required for rentals with over 50 people in attendance, or that use, an inflatable, a generator, or portable restrooms.