Park Shelters

Looking to reserve a shelter? Take a look at our park shelters to see what amenities work best for your next event!

To make a reservation please call (913) 831-3359 or reserve online with the link below.

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Available Rental Times

  • Half day
    • 8:00 am - 1:30 pm
    • 3:30 pm - 10:00 pm (9:00 pm at Antioch Park)  
  • Full day
    • 8:00 am-10:00 pm (9:00 pm at Antioch Park) 

Rental Fees

Shelter TypeJOCO ResidentNon-resident
Medium Shelter - Half day$65$75
Large Shelter - Half day$85$105
Medium Shelter - Full day$90$115
Large shelter - Full day$120$160



Specialty Shelter - Half day$225$245
Specialty Shelter - Full day$395$435



Dawn to Dusk Parks - Full day only$75$85
  • NOTE: All fees are non-refundable. Changes are subject to $5 processing fee and must be made at least 2 business days in advance of reservation date. 
  • Off Season: October 16th - April 14th shelters are half price
  • Following your event, please make sure your shelter is clean and cleared of trash on the tables and ground, it is recommended to bring extra trash bags. Please remove all decorations. JCPRD staff will empty the trash and clean the grills after your event.
  •  Inflatables, catering, amplified sound, walks/runs, and similar activities are not permitted with shelter rentals without approval. (Amplified sound is not allowed at Antioch, Ernie Miller, Mill Creek Streamway and Thomas Stoll Parks)  Groups wishing to have any aforementioned activities must call the Registration Office at 913-831-3359. 
  • Alcohol is prohibited in JCPRD parks and shelters.

Antioch Park  (Park Map)


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Medium608010YesYes1 LargeNo
Shelter 2Medium969616YesNo1 LargeNo
Shelter 3Large8410014YesNo1 LargeNo
Shelter 4Medium848414YesNo1 LargeNo
Patio ShelterMedium969616Lights onlyYes1 LargeYes

Arthur and Betty Verhaeghe Park (Park Map)  - Full day rental only


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Medium48606YesNo1Yes

Big Bull Creek (Park Map)


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Large9010015YesYes1Yes
Shelter 2Large9010015YesYes1Yes

Cedar Niles Park  Full day rental only


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Medium606510YesYes2Yes

Ernie Miller Park (Park Map) - Full day rental only


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Medium606010YesAt Nature Center0No

Heritage Park(


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Medium729012YesYes2Yes
Shelter 2
Medium729012YesYes2Yes
Shelter 3Medium729012YesYes2Yes
Shelter 4Medium36606YesYes1No
Shelter 5Medium36606YesNo1No
Shelter 6Medium607510YesYes2No
Shelter 7Large9611016YesNo1 LargeNo
Shelter 8Medium607510YesNo2No
Shelter 9Large9612516YesYes1 LargeYes
Shelter 10Medium608510YesYes2Yes

Kill Creek Park (Park Map)


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Large9010015YesYes2No
Shelter 2Medium607510YesYes2No
Shelter 3Medium607510YesYes2No
Shelter 4Medium607510YesNo2Yes

Lexington Lake Park (Park Map)


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Medium505810YesYes2Yes

Meadowbrook Park (Park Map)


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Grand PavilionSpecialty Shelter9612514YesYes1 LargeYes
Shelter 1Medium42507YesYes1Yes
Shelter 2Medium42507YesNo1No
Shelter 3Medium42507YesYes1Yes
Shelter 4Medium42507YesYes1Yes

Mill Creek Streamway Park (Park Map) - Full day rental only


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1
Wilder Dr.
Medium36486NoNo1Yes
Shelter 2
Barker Rd.
Medium36486NoYes1Yes
Shelter 3
87th Lane
Medium36486NoNo1Yes

Shawnee Mission Park (Park Map)


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Large14415018YesYes2 LargeNo
Shelter 2Large10814018YesYes2Yes
Shelter 3Medium24404NoYes2No
Shelter 4Large10814018YesYes2 LargeNo
Shelter 5Medium42507YesYes2No
Shelter 6Medium42507YesYes2No
Shelter 7Medium42507YesYes2No
Shelter 8Large18020030YesYes2Yes
Shelter 10Large16217027YesYes2 LargeNo
Shelter 11Medium24404NoNo1No
Shelter 12Large15020025YesYes2 LargeNo

Stilwell Community Park (Park Map) - Full day rental only


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Medium36486Yes - No LightsYes1Yes

Sunflower Nature Park (Park Map) - Full day rental only


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Medium36366NoNo1No

Thomas S. Stoll Park (Park Map) - Full day rental only


SizeSeating CapacityMax. Occupancy# of Picnic TablesElectricity & LightsRestroomGrill(s)Playground
Shelter 1Medium42607YesYes1Yes