Date: Monday, May 24, 2021
Park picnic shelters provide comfortable spaces for birthday parties, family reunions, office parties, and other outdoor fun
Reservations for picnic accommodations at Vancouver Parks and Recreation will open on May 25 at 9:00 a.m. for events between June 1 and September 30, 2021 at four city parks including Fisher Basin Community Park (shown here). Photo courtesy Vancouver Parks and Recreation
VANCOUVER – Celebrate safely with friends and family by hosting your summer get-together in a city park. Vancouver Parks and Recreation picnic accommodation reservations will open on May 25 at 9 a.m. for events between June 1 and September 30, 2021 in the following city parks:
- Fisher Basin Community Park (SE 192nd Avenue and Mill Plain Boulevard)
- LeRoy Haagen Memorial Park (NE 9th Street, west of NE 136th Avenue)
- Marine Community Park (SE Marine Park Way and Columbia Way)
- Marshall Community Park (1015 E. McLoughlin Blvd.)
Online reservations can be made at www.cityofvancouver.us/PicnicShelters. Reservations can also be made by phone or in person at the Marshall Community Center (1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd., 360-487-7100) and the Firstenburg Community Center (700 NE 136th Ave., 360-487-7001).
Park picnic shelters provide comfortable spaces for birthday parties, family reunions, office parties, and other outdoor fun. Park users must adhere to the Healthy Washington COVID-19 safety guidelines in effect at the time of their event.
Picnic shelters reservations are $ 75 and last all day (5 a.m. to 10 p.m.). Weekend reservations fill up quickly. A reservation guarantees the use of the shelter and includes all picnic tables in the shelter and electricity, if available. Other park facilities such as playgrounds and toilets are shared with the public.
Picnic shelters at David Douglas Community Park (1016 N. Garrison Road) and Leverich Community Park (4400 NE Leverich Park Way) are subject to availability and do not require reservations.
Information provided by the City of Vancouver.