Park Rentals

Picnic Shelter Rentals


Durham's parks and facilities serve as great sites for your next event, family gathering or concert. Many Durham parks offer picnic shelters on a first come, first serve basis. By making reservations, you are assured of having the picnic shelter of your choice. Visit our picnic shelter page for details.

Permits must be purchased by Tuesday at 5 p.m. for the remainder of the work week and weekend.

For availability, email reservations@durhamnc.gov, call 919-560-4355, ext. 27202, or visit our Administration Office located at 400 Cleveland Street, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Athletic Fields, Tennis Courts & Basketball Courts


Athletic fields, tennis courts and basketball courts can be rented for group play during certain times of the day. Visit the Athletic Field Rental page for more information.