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Picnic Shelter Reservation Information

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In addition to a wide variety of parks that the public can enjoy without charge, Kent Parks, Recreation & Community Services has park facilities for rent that will accomodate groups for birthday parties, wedding receptions, family reunions, company picnics and BBQ's. To reserve a shelter visit the Kent Commons, or call 253-856-5000 for more information.

New... Per City of Kent Ordinance #4246, it is unlawful for any person to smoke, vape, or use tobacco products in or on any park property or park facility, including parking lots.

Reservation Policy

  • 2019 Reservations begin on February 4, 2019 at 7:00 a.m., at the Kent Commons Building.
  • Reservations must be made in person at the Kent Commons Building.  Sorry, faxed reservations not accepted.
  • Appropriate rental fees and/or damage deposit due upon receipt of rental application.

Rental Guide, Application and Park Rules

Picnic Shelter Rental Guide

Picnic Shelter Rental Application   

Standard Park Rules

Park Details

Chestnut Ridge Park

Hogan Park at Russell Road

Kent Memorial Park

Lake Meridian Park

Morrill Meadows Park

Scenic Hill Park

Service Club Ballfields Park

Three Friends Fishing Hole Park

Van Doren's Landing Park

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