Use your Valparaiso parks for family reunions, neighborhood picnics, birthday or team parties, graduation celebrations, and more! Facility reservations are accepted during regular business hours. A non-refundable payment for shelter reservations is due when making the reservation. All reservations require two weeks advance notice.
Premium shelters may be reserved for $70 for city residents and $82 for non-residents. Standard shelters can be reserved for $60, or $72 if you are a non-resident. Non-residents are those residing outside the city limits of Valparaiso. Shelter reservation rates do not include Rogers-Lakewood Park gate entrance fees, which are charged from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
Your shelter reservation ensures a clean, safe facility protected from extreme heat and rain. 4 additional picnic tables can be reserved for $40 plus tax. All shelters are equipped with 20 amp electrical service. A half-barrel grill can be rented for $20 plus tax. Recycle bags are provided as well as garbage receptacles. Volleyball standards are available at each park for use by all park visitors. Inflatable bounce house & bounce slide may be rented through Valpo Parks only. House fee is $145; Slide fee is $190. Inflatables are only rentable with a fully paid shelter/facility reservation. Tents and canopies may be rented through Valpo Parks only. Dunk tanks and amplified music are prohibited.
Make a Reservation Today!
Contact the parks office at 219.462.5144. Online reservations are not accepted.