BBQ/Picnic Shelters

NOTE: As of Wednesday, April 7, 2021, the City of Lake Forest will be resuming Gazebo Rentals for the weekends beginning the weekend of Saturday, April 24 and Sunday, April 25, 2021.

Click here to reserve a Picnic Shelter

There is a nominal reservation fee of $25.00 for Lake Forest residents to reserve a shelter at Lake Forest Sports Park, Baker Ranch Community Park, Concourse Park, El Toro Park, Mountain View Park, Pittsford, Rimgate, or Serrano Creek Park. For more information on shelter reservations, please call (949) 461-3450.

Park shelters can be reserved for gatherings of fewer than 50 people. Events of more than 50 people are required to complete a special event application. 

Click here for the Special Event Permit information and application.  

Rules & Regulations

- Bounce houses are not allowed at the Lake Forest Sports Park and alcoholic beverages are not allowed at any of our City parks. Click here for more information on Bounce Houses.
- No amplified sound allowed
- The City allows one party reservation at each reservable shelter per weekend day.
- Online reservations cannot be made more than 90 days ahead of your desired party date.
- Park shelters can only be reserved on weekends.


Refunds will be given for cancellations made at least seven days prior to your event, however, a $10.00 administrative fee will apply. In the case of rain, a full refund or choice of another available date within the same calendar month will be given. Refund requests due to rain must be made within one week of the original reservation.