Large Picnic Shelter Rentals

Large Picnic Shelters


All of our Large Picnic Shelters offer fully serviced, fenced, outdoor facilities, and allow alcohol with the proof of a liquor permit provided by the customer.


Elks Community Recreation Area (Located in Indian Battle Park)
  • Open May 1 - October 1
  • Amenities
    • 3 grills
    • 4 gas burners
    • roasting ovens
    • corn cooker, coffee urns
    • kitchen with serving area
    • commercial upright cooler
    • electric stove with oven
    • sink, hot & cold water
  • Patio 139 sq. m half with overhead shelter
  • 15 tables, seats 130, 3 serving tables & 2 wheelchair accessible tables
  • Ipod/radio sound system & PA
  • Fireplace (wood provided) - no fire pit
  • Playground, horseshoe pits, volleyball court (group to bring own equipment)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Fee (plus GST): $412.00 (9 am to 2am)

John Martin Recreation Area (Located in Pavan Park)
  • Open May 1 - October 1
  • Amenities
    • 2 broiler grills
    • 4 gas burners
    • 1 griddle
    • BBQ accessories NOT included
    • Electric stove with oven
    • Corn cooker & coffee urn
    • kitchen with serving area
    • commercial upright cooler (no freezer)
    • sink, hot & cold water
  • Patio 200 sq. m half with overhead shelter
  • 18 tables (3 wheelchair accessible), seats 145
  • 3 serving tables
  • CD, MP3 & PA sound system
  • Fireplace (wood provided)
  • Playground, horseshoes pits, volleyball court (group must bring own equipment)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Fee (plus GST): $412.00 (9 am to 2 am)

Rotary Picnic Shelter (Located in the Lethbridge Sports Park)
  • Open May 1 - October 1
  • Amenities
    • 3 grills
    • 4 gas burners
    • griddle
    • BBQ accessories NOT included
    • corn cooker, coffee urns
    • kitchen with 2 serving areas
    • commercial upright cooler
    • upright freezer
    • ice dispenser
    • electric cook top (no oven)
    • wire shelving unit for storage
    • sink, hot & cold water
    • 5 serving tables
  • Patio 300 sq. m covered area
  • Lighting & overhead heaters (automatic controlled)
  • 22 tables, seats 175, 6 wheelchair accessible tables
  • CD & MP3 sound system & PA
  • Fireplace (wood provided)
  • Lighting
  • Playground
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Fee (plus GST): $412.00 (9 am to 2 am)

How to Book & Pay Online:
  1. Check Availability below to search for open booking dates & times
  2. Click the available blue box for your date & location
  3. Add to your cart & pay

How to fill out an Online Request, without booking:
  1. Click 'Request to Book' below
    Please note that filling out this form will not hold or confirm your date/time/location. You will receive immediate confirmation that your request has been submitted & received. Once received & processed during regular business hours, our team members will contact you to arrange payment & confirmation if the date/time/location is still available.


Please note that our picnic shelters will be available for online booking beginning October, 2020.
If you will not be booking and paying online, picnic shelters will still be available to be booked and paid for in person at the address below when the City Hall facility reopens.
Picnic shelter bookings will not be confirmed until payment is received, and will be booked on a first come, first served basis.

City Hall, Recreation & Culture

3rd Floor, 910 4 Ave S

Lethbridge, AB T1J 0P6