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Benson Pavilion7028 Military Ave View Map
402-444-3651

The pavilion is located on a 217-acre park, along the Benson Park Lagoon. The building is available year round and is equipped with central air conditioning and heating. The main meeting room measures 30 x 40 feet and is equipped with restrooms and 8 eight foot tables and cushioned chairs to accommodate 64 people. The facility has a full kitchen with stove, refrigerator, microwave, and sink. The porch is included with the pavilion rental. The main floor and porch are handicapped accessible. The caretaker will open the pavilion 30 minutes prior to your rental time and will return at the end of your gathering to lock up the building. There is a 30 minute time period allotted for cleanup after the designated rental time.

 Pavilions and wedding venues are not available for rental on the following dates:

2020:
Wednesday, January 1st
Monday, January 20th
Tuesday, March 17th
Sunday, April 12th
Monday, May 25th
Saturday, July 4th
Monday, September 7th
Monday, October 12th
Wednesday, November 11th
Thursday, November 26th
Friday, November 27th
Thursday, December 24th
Friday, December 25th
Thursday, December 31st

Rental fees will be $80.00/hour.

Clean-up Deposit:  $250 - refundable
Beer Permit:  $100

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