Reserve A Pavilion

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Policy and Fee Schedule for Facility Use and Programs 

Approved by City Commission on April 16, 2018
Effective Date: July 1, 2018

NOTE: The Bogert Pavilion is closed for repairs from winter damage. 


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Reserve a Park Pavilion (Shelter) 

The city park system has 11 pavilion shelters to rent April 1-September 30 and are offered in the following time blocks: 8:00am-3:00pm or 3:30pm-10:00pm. Between October 1 and March 31, pavilions are used on a first come, first served basis.  Reservation requests that exceed the capacity will be offered the option to apply for a Parks Special Event Permit.  A public assembly permit is required for any park reservation with a group size of 75 or more people.  
NOTE: Opening and closing dates of the rental season are weather dependent and will be determined by the Parks Superintendent.

Each pavilion available to rent has a capacity. See each pavilion's amenities below. 

 Beall Park Pavilion 20  YES
 Bogert Park Pavilion 200 NO 
Bozeman Pond Park Pavilion  100  NO 
 Glen Lake Rotary Park (formerly East Gallatin Recreation Area) 50 YES
 Kirk Park North Pavilion  15  YES
 Kirk Park South Pavilion  15  YES 
 Lindley Park Pavilion  50  YES 
Shane Lalani Pavilion 50  YES
Dr. Ezekiel R. & Edna Wattis Dumke Foundation Pavilion  20  YES

Howard & Sharon Davis Pavilion 

20  YES 
Reunion Pavilion  20   YES 
  • A park pavilion can only be reserved 6 months in advance in the same calendar year.
  • If you are ready to reserve a park pavilion, you will need to come to the Story Mill Community Center, 600 Bridger Drive to fill out all required forms and pay the fees. NEW OFFICE HOURS: 8:30 am-Noon and 1:00-4:30 pm.
  • If you would like to check availability of dates at a specific pavilion or have any questions or concerns please call the Parks and Recreation Department at 406-582-2290
  • *PLEASE NOTE*: When a reservation is cancelled more than 14 days prior to a reservation date, a $25 processing fee will be held from the paid fees. If the cancellation or change occurs 14 days or less, no refund will be issued.

Park Pavilion Reservation Fees (Beginning July 2,  2018)

 Tier IV  Reservation Fee
 Up to 200 Person Capacity  $200.00 - Resident 1/2 Day
 $280.00 -  Non Resident 1/2 Day
   $320.00 - Resident Full Day
    $448.00 - Non Resident Full Day
 Tier III  Reservation Fee 
 Up to 100 Person Capacity  $100.00 - Resident 1/2 Day
    $140.00 -  Non Resident 1/2 Day
   $160.00 - Resident Full Day
   $224.00 - Non Resident Full Day
 Tier II  Reservation Fee 
 Up to 50 Person Capacity  $50.00 - Resident 1/2 Day
   $70.00 -  Non Resident 1/2 Day
    $80.00 - Resident Full Day
   $112.00 - Non Resident Full Day
 Tier I  Reservation Fee
 Up to 20 Person Capacity  $25.00 - Resident 1/2 Day
   $35.00 -  Non Resident 1/2 Day
   $40.00 - Resident Full Day
    $56.00 - Non Resident Full Day
Alcohol in the Parks:
  • An open container waiver is required for any person or group wishing to have alcoholic beverages in one of our city parks.
  • An alcohol waiver must be connected to a park reservation, such as a pavilion rental, special event permit or user group agreement.
  • Application must be made a minimum of 2 weeks ahead to ensure proper processing.
  • Fees are non-refundable, and payment does not entitle the applicant to a waiver.
  • Costs: $25.00 for residents living within the city limits of Bozeman; $35.00 for non city residents. 
  • Groups of 75 or more will need to provide additional requirements.
  • For additional information, call the Parks and Recreation Department office at 582-2290 or email
  • Bozeman Pond Park Large Pavilion (Maximum Capacity: 100)

    Bozeman Ponds Picnic Shelter
    1. Address:550 S. Fowler Ave
      Bozeman, MT 59718
    2. Phone:(406) 582-2290
    1. Basketball
    2. Bike Rack
    3. Bridge
    4. Climbing Boulder
    5. Dog Station
    6. Drinking Fountain
    7. Electricity
    8. Fenced Dog Park
    9. Fishing
    10. Fishing Docks
    11. Large Pavilion
    12. Picnic Tables
    13. Playground
    14. Pond
    15. Potable Water
    16. Restrooms Open Year Round
    17. Sand Volleyball Courts
    18. Shelter
    19. Trails
    1. Park Shelter
    2. Pavilions

MAXIMUM CAPACITY for this Pavilion: 100 participants

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