Spending time with family and friends is an important part of our lives and Owensboro Parks and Recreation provides several areas that are available for private rentals for your special occasion.
Listed below are private spaces we have available in various size accommodations for birthday parties, family reunions, baby showers, wedding showers, or other group gatherings.
- The OVERLOOK is located at the foot of Frederica Street with breath-taking views and lighting
- the EVENT LAWN is a beautiful green area located on the west side near the signature fountain
- the ALLEN STREET PAVILION location overlooks the Ohio River
- There are also various KIOSKS locations available for rent as well.
To schedule your special event at Smothers Park, call Jennifer Hodges at 270-687-8333 or for more information.
Dugan Best Recreation Center
- Kitchen room holds 56 people. $65 for the first hour/$30 for each additional hour
- Gymnasium holds 235 people. $75 for the first 2 hours/$35 for each additional hour
- Whole facility $105 for the first 2 hours/$50 for each additional hour
Rentals require a 2-week notice. To schedule your rental, call Mike Gray or Andrea Johnson at 270-687-8714.
For other space available for rent with Owensboro Parks and Recreation, contact 270-687-8700 or www.owensboroparks.org.
Read our previous post about renting park shelter houses here.