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2018 Owensboro Parks Shelter Reservations



Looking for an affordable fun place to have a family gathering, picnic, or birthday party? Check out the Owensboro Parks & Recreation Department shelters located at Legion Park, Moreland Park, English Park, Ben Hawes Parks and the gazebos at Cap Gardner Nature Park and Old Germantown Park.


Owensboro Parks & Recreation will be accepting Shelter Reservations for 2018 Monday, November 6 at 8 a.m. Shelters are available for reservation during the hours of 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. daily March 31 – October 31, 2018, and must be paid in full at the time of reservation. This is a first come first serve basis.


You can make a reservation by calling 270-687-8700 or in person at the Owensboro Parks & Recreation Administrative Center located at 1530 McJohnson Avenue Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Shelters can be reserved for up to 4 hours for only $35. Each additional hour after 4 hours is an extra $10. With exception, Ben Hawes Park shelters are a flat fee of $60.


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Call the Owensboro Parks & Recreation Administrative Center at 270-687-8700 or visit  our office in person Monday-Friday from 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m. to reserve a shelter or visit for other programs we offer. The Administrative Center is located at 1530 McJohnson Avenue.