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Omaha Parks and Recreation provides year-round spaces for birthday parties, family reunions, business meetings and other gatherings. A variety of rooms, pavilions, shelters, and community centers are available for rent.

Park Pavilions & Weddings
Host your event at one of seven park pavilions, complete with kitchen facilities or reserve space for your special day at any park, including our popular wedding sites.

Outdoor Shelters
Picnic shelter reservations can be made for Lake Zorinsky, Elmwood Park, Mandan Park, NP Dodge, Walnut Grove and Miller's Landing. All other may be used on a first-come, first-served basis.

Open Space Permits
With over 225 parks to choose from, you can find the perfect place to hold your community event. Schedule your festival corporate or family event along the beautiful Missouri River and the Lewis & Clark Landing, Hertland of America Park, Miller's Landing, or other city park.

Rental Equipment
The City of Omaha has a climbing wall and mobile stage available for rent.

Community Centers
Choose between 1 of 15 community center locations around Omaha. Call the individual location for more details and pricing.

Ice Rink
Motto McLean Ice Arena is available for rental and can be reserved for your next event. 

Rent one of 18 indoor and outdoors pools for your next birthday party or event.

News and Events

  • Tree Climbing Championship to be Held in Omaha for the ...

    2015-05-28 21:01:19

    Tree Climbing Championship to be Held in Omahafor the First Time  OMAHA, NE – For the first time ever, tree climbing technicians from all across the Midwest will meet in Omaha at Hanscom Park (3212 Woolworth Ave) fo ...

  • Aksarben-Elmwood Park Neighborhood to Celebrate Playgro ...

    2015-05-19 19:07:40

    Aksarben-Elmwood Park Neighborhood to Celebrate Playground Fundraising SuccessThe Aksarben-Elmwood Park Neighborhood Association, City of Omaha Parks and Recreation Department, and Omaha Parks Foundation will celebrate t ...

  • Benson Park Grand Opening Celebration

    2015-05-14 23:22:06

    Summer is right around the corner, it’s the ideal time for opening the new, fully accessible sprayground, playground and fishing pier at Benson Park! The public is invited to participate in the dedication and ribbon-c ...

  • Baseball Themed Run/Walk Will be Held on Father’s Day ...

    2015-05-12 19:39:33

    Omaha Parks Foundation is set for the 5th Annual Road to Omaha® Run presented by Northwestern Mutual June 21, 2015 Baseball Themed Run/Walk Will be Held on Father’s Day Morning— A Home Run for Dad! (Omaha, NE) ...

  • Spring into Summer at Zorinsky Park

    2015-05-04 15:21:24

    The Omaha Parks and Recreation Department is in full swing prepping for its busy season. On Friday, May 8 at Zorinksy Park, the department and other community organizations will be showcasing their offerings for the warm ...