City of Noblesville, Indiana / Parks & Recreation

Noblesville
Parks and Recreation


Shelters at Forest Park

There are five open side shelters at Forest Park, of various sizes, available to reserve.  Each shelter comes with a grill, picnic tables, which are about 6' x 2 1/2', and electricity.  Volleyball standards are available at Shelter  2 and 3.  All shelters have easy access to restrooms, water and playground areas. See Special Notes below for additional rental information. Forest Park Map Shelter Rules of Use

2019 SHELTER RATES

Rental Rates

Resident Fee

Non-Resident Fee

SHELTER #1 
Includes 40 tables and large grill; located near skate park, tennis, basketball, Little Beauty Carousel & playground.

$160

$255

SHELTER #2 
Includes 12 tables, large grill & volleyball; located near playgrounds and Little Beauty Carousel.

$80

$135

SHELTER #3 
Includes 20 tables, large grill & volleyball; located near the 5-12 year old playground.

$100

$160

SHELTER #4
Includes 12 tables & a large grill; located near the Forest Park Aquatic Center, playground and trails.

$80

$135

SHELTER #5
Includes 40 tables & large grill; located near playground and the Forest Park Aquatic Center.

$160

$255


Check the availability calendar here.

2020 SHELTER RATES

Please note the change in shelter rates and rental procedures for shelter rentals in the 2020 rental season. Shelters 1 and 5 will continue to rented by the day (5:00am-11:00pm) and shelters 2, 3 and 4 will now have the option for half day rentals. You may rent from 9:00am-3:00pm, 4:00-10:00pm or for the day.
To reserve a shelter for the 2020 season, please call our office at 317-776-6350.

Rental Rates

Resident Fee

Non-Resident Fee

SHELTER #1 

$200

$230

SHELTER #2 (9am-3pm or 4-10pm)

$48 (Full Day $72)

$55 (Full Day $83)

SHELTER #3 (9am-3pm or 4-10pm)

$65 (Full Day $100)

$75 (Full Day $115)

SHELTER #4 (9am-3pm or 4-10pm)

$48 (Full Day $72)

$55 (Full Day $83)

SHELTER #5

$200

$230


Special Notes:

Sales tax will be applied to all shelter rentals.

If alcohol is provided by the renter, he/she must obtain host liquor liability insurance naming Noblesville Parks & Recreation as additional insured, a Temporary Beer & Wine Permit and licensed bartender must be onsite.  If a caterer is providing alcohol, a copy of their liquor license, proof of insurance and temporary permit is required. Renter must also pay an additional $200 refundable deposit.  (NO KEGS ALLOWED)

A Noblesville Resident, as defined for these purposes, is one who lives or owns property within the City of Noblesville limits. Companies, churches, lodges, and other organizations will have residency determined by the address of the organization, not the address of the individual making the reservation.

2019 Shelter rentals are day rentals allowing the renter access to the shelter during park hours, 5am - 11pm, for the reserved day.

If you are a registered 501c3, please call 317-776-6350 for pricing.

Cancellation Policy

A cancellation made more than 60 days prior to your event is fully refundable or may be rescheduled for up to one year to date from your original rental date based on availability.  Cancellations made 30-60 days prior to your event will receive a 50% refund. Cancellations made 29 days up to the day prior to your event will not be refunded.

To Reserve Shelters Online:

Online Shelter Rentals are not available at this time. 
Please call our office at 317-776-6350 to check availability and to reserve your space.