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(UPDATED 7/15/2021) Ann Arbor Parks & Recreation Customer Service office is transitioning back to regular office hours and operations.  As of Monday July 19, 2021 we will not accept park rental requests submitted by email, you will need to call the Parks & Recreation Customer Service office to make your request.    

Our office is open Monday - Friday 9 a.m - 4 p.m.   Please leave a voicemail if you don't reach us and we will return your call.   

Phone:  734.794.6230 x 0 

Remember all rental requests must be made at least 7 days in advance of the requested date.  

Refer to Chapter 39 of the City of Ann Arbor Code of Ordinances for park regulations and rules as well as policies found on park permits and park receipts.  Please contact our office with questions about rentals and events in parks. 

Allmendinger Shelter

Located between the public restrooms. Small interior room can be used for meetings or food and beverage set-up. Refrigerator and sink available for use. Key deposit required for entry. Approximate capacity is 15 people.  


Weekday Fees (M-Th)​​Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
​​Corporate/Business​
​Resident​Nonresident​Resident​Nonresident​Weekday (M-Th)
​Weekend (F - Su)
​Half Day $55
All Day $93
​Half Day $70
Full Day $117
$150
$​180
​Half Day $125
Full Day $250
$250​

​Bandemer Shelter​ 

Small shelter located near fishing dock and fire circle.  Grills and compostable restrooms nearby. 
Approximate capacity is 30 people.  

​Weekday Fees (M-Th)
Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
Business
​Resident
​Nonresident
​Resident
​Nonresident
​Weekday (M-Th)
​Weekend (F - Su)
​Half Day $55
All Day $93
Half Day $70
Full Day $117
$150$180​Half Day $125
Full Day $250
​$250

Burns Park Shelter

Indoor room with folding tables, chairs, refrigerator, microwave and sink.  Requires a key deposit for entry.  Outdoor covered patio and grills nearby.  Approximate indoor capacity is 40 people.

​​​Weekday Fees (M-Th)
Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
​Business Fees
​Resident
​Nonresident
​Resident
​Nonresident
​Weekday (M-Th)​
Weekend (F-Su)
Half Day $55
All Day $93
Half Day $70
Full Day $117
$150
$180
Half Day $125
Full Day $250
$250

Gallup Maas Shelter 

Closer to parking lot and playground; grills and compostable restrooms nearby.  No electricity available.  ​​​Approximate capacity is 50 people.


​​Weekday Fees (M-Th)
​Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
​​Business Fees
​Resident
​Nonresident
​Resident
​Nonresident
Weekday (M-Th)

Weekend (F-Su)
​Half Day $55
All Day $93
Half Day $70
Full Day $117
$150$180
​Half Day $125
Full Day $250
​$250

Gallup Fast Shelter 

Farthest from parking lot and playground.; grills and compostable restrooms nearby.  No electricity available.  Approximate capacity is 75 people.

​​​Weekday Fees (M-Th)
Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
​Business
​Resident​Nonresident​Resident​Nonresident​Weekday (M-Th)
​​Weekend (F - Su)
​Half Day $55
All Day $93
Half Day $70
Full Day $117
​$150$180​Half Day $125
Full Day $250
​$250

Hunt Park

Small outdoor overhang.  Restrooms available.  Approximate capacity is 15 people.

​​Weekday Fees (M-Th)
Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
​Business
​Resident​Nonresident​Resident​Nonresident​​Weekday (M-Th)
​Weekend (F - Su)
​Half Day $55
All Day $93
​Half Day $70
Full Day $117
$150$180​Half Day $125
Full Day $250
​$250

Island Park Greek Revival Shelter

Small outdoor shelter with unique design commonly used for wedding ceremonies.  Accessible via a foot bridge.  No electricity.  No picnic tables in shelter, only outside nearby.  Approximate capacity is 20 people.  

​​Weekday Fees (M-Th)
Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
​Business
Resident​​NonresidentResident​​Nonresident​​Weekday (M-Th)
​Weekend (F - Su)
55
All Day $93
Half Day $70
Full Day $117
​$150$180​Half Day $125
Full Day $250
​$250

Island Park Shelter A 

First shelter when you enter the park. Closest to the foot bridge to the island.  No electricity available.  Approximate capacity is 40 people. 

​​Weekday Fees (M-Th)
Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
​Business
​Resident​Nonresident​Resident​Nonresident​​Weekday (M-Th)
​Weekend (F - Su)
Half Day $55
All Day $93
Half Day $70
Full Day $117
$150​$180​Half Day $125
Full Day $250
​$250

Island Park Shelter B 

Larger shelter in the back of the park.  Restrooms available. Electricity available.  Approximate capacity is 75 people.  

​​Weekday Fees (M-Th)
Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
​Business
​Resident​Nonresident​Resident​Nonresident​Weekday (M-Th)
​​Weekend (F - Su)
Half Day $55
All Day $93
Half Day $70
Full Day $117
$150$180​Half Day $125
Full Day $250
​$250

Olson Park Shelter

Large shelter.  Electricity available. Playground, grills, and compostable restrooms nearby.  Approximate capacity is 75 people.

​​Weekday Fees (M-Th)
Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
​Business
​Resident​Nonresident​Resident​Nonresident​​Weekday (M-Th)
​Weekend (F - Su)
Half Day $55
All Day $93
Half Day $70
Full Day $117
​$150
$180​Half Day $125
Full Day $250
​$250

Southeast Area Park Shelter 

Large shelter. Electricity available. Playground, grills, and restrooms nearby.  Approximate capacity is 75 people. 

​​​Weekday Fees (M-Th)
​Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
​Business
​Resident​Nonresident​Resident​Nonresident​​Weekday (M-Th)
​​Weekend (F - Su)
Half Day $55
All Day $93
Half Day $70
Full Day $117
​$150$180​Half Day $125
Full Day $250
​$250

​​Wheeler Park Shelter 

Small shelter. Playground, park space, grills, and restrooms nearby.  Ele​​​​ctricity available.  Approximate capacity is 25 people. 


​Weekday Fees (M-Th)
​Weekend Fees (F-Sun)
​Business
​Resident​Nonresident​Resident​Nonresident​​Weekday (M-Th)
​​Weekend (F - Su)
Half Day $55
All Day $93
​Half Day $70
Full Day $117
$150
$180
​Half Day $125
Full Day $250
​$250

​​​​​Additional Fees

These fees are applicable to specific event details which are shared by the rental party. Not all fees apply; some may be refunded and others may be added as information is shared during the reservation process.

  • Alcohol Permit (allows beer and wine to be consumed) - $25 residents/$30 non-residents/$45 business

  • Electricity Connection Fee -$14

  • Electricity per Hour -$3

  • Special Event Electricity -$50

  • Key Deposit -$50 (Refundable)

  • Staff -$12 per Hour

  • Cleaning Fee -$55 (Refundable)​

​Park Space

Hourly Rental Fee
Resident FeeNonresident FeeCorporate Fee
2hr min. - 6hr. max
$25/hour
$28/hour
$31/hour
Add'l hours above 6hrs. up to ​14 hrs. max.​
$20/hour
$23/hour
$26/hour

Bandemer - Fire ​Circle 

Small fire circle available for use and requires a park permit.  Park Space rental fees are applied.  Must notify Ann Arbor Fire Department with park permit number. No alcohol permitted.  Approximate capacity is 2​5 people or less.

​​Fuller and Olson Park Athletic Fields: ​

​Athletic fields (with soccer goals and lines) are available for rent at Fuller Park and Olson Park.  Fuller has 6 athletic fields: 5 with fences and 1 without. Olson Park has 2 athletic fields.  All users must have a paid park permit. Fields can be used for a variety of sports, such as soccer (11 vs. 11. 9 vs. 9 and 7 vs. 7), lacrosse, and ultimate frisbee. For more information, or to check availability and reserve a field, please email Jessica Black​ or call the Parks Customer Service office at 734.794.6230. Reservations must be made at least one week in advance with payment made at the time you reserve. ​