The Lake Picnic Area (Large) consists of a 1,700 square foot shaded patio with a large barbecue. The site includes 8 picnic tables to seat up to 60 people and electricity access. Located approximately 50 yards from the restroom and 150 yards from the playground (*the playground is closed for renovations through June 2020), the facility offers an awesome panoramic view of the lake and the rolling hills surrounding the park. It’s the perfect spot for your company picnic, family reunion or birthday party!
To reserve this facility, download and fill out the Application for Use of Facilities and return it to Recreation Services at Centennial Park, along with a check for the appropriate amount (see fees below). You will need to submit an Application for Use of Alcoholic Beverages if your event will include alcohol. Applications must be submitted no less than 7 days or more than 180 days prior to the requested reservation date. Online reservations incur a 6.1% processing fee. Reservations with alcohol and/or bounce houses must be processed in person at Recreation Services.
Alcohol is only allowed at the park with a permit. No dogs allowed.
Rental Rate Each picnic area is $32/hour and requires a 2 hour reservation minimum. Nonprofit groups may reserve picnic areas for $24/hour (these reservations cannot be made online). For further details or questions, contact the Facilities Coordinator by email or by phone at (805)237-3988.