Park Shelter Reservations

​Park Shelters are available for reservations at the following parks: Centennial Park, Elm Creek Park, Friendship Gazebo, Funtastic Island and Rayola Park. To make a shelter reservation, click on the park name below then fill out and submit the reservation form. Park hours are from 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M. 

Park Restrooms - Open daily from dawn to dusk. 
*All park restrooms will be closed for the winter on November 13, 2016, weather permitting. Park restrooms will re-open on March 6, 2017, weather permitting. 


Park Restroom Closed

*Once you have made your shelter reservation, it cannot be changed; unless there is an unforeseen personal emergency or in the event of inclement weather. We will handle this on a case by case basis. 

How To Make A Park Shelter Reservation: 

  1. Create a user name and password on the City Website
  2. Check your email to confirm your new user name and password (you must complete this step in order to proceed)
  3. Once you have completed step 2, click below on the park you are wanting to reserve and fill out and submit the form
  4. Once you have submitted the form, you will receive an automated email confirming that your application was submitted 
  5. Once your form has been processed, you will receive and email from Elishya Cook with payment information and instructions on how to make your payment 
  6. Please allow a minimum of 7 days for processing. 
  7. Cost of shelter reservations are as follows:

-         $25 for the first 2 hours

-         $10 for each additional hour

*All reservations must be made for full hours. We do not allow half hour reservations.

(Example of acceptable reservation times: 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. or 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.)

(Example of unacceptable reservations: 4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.) 

*The Recreation and Culture Department Does Not post "reserved" signs on the park shelters. To ensure your occupancy, you must take your Shelter Permit with you. 

  
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Centennial Park 

Location - 15301 East 86th Street North

Total Acres - 47

Facilities:
•3 Mile Walking / Jogging Trail
•Restrooms & Water fountains
•Picnic Shelter
•Fishing Ponds
•Playground Equipment
•Disc Golf (18 holes)

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Elm Creek Park 

Location - 12501 E. 77th Street North

Total Acres - 21.75

Facilities
•1/2 Mile Walking/Jogging Trail
•Restrooms & Water Fountains 
•Picnic Shelter
•Tennis Courts
•Playground Equipment



Gazebo
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Friendship Park 

Location - 8400 Mingo Valley Expressway 

Total Acres - 2.15

Facilities
•Gazebo  
•Picnic Tables 
•Memorial Trees

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Funtastic Island

Location - 10320 E 116th St. North

Total Acres - 3

Facilities:
•Multiple swings 
•Climbing apparatus
•Slides
•Other playground equipment
•Picnic Shelter
•Picnic Tables 
•Restrooms & Water fountains

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Rayola Park 

*Splash pad hours are from 9:00 a.m - 9:00 p.m 
*Splash pad will close for the winter on November 7, 2016, weather permitting 

Location - 8300 Owasso Expressway

Total Acres - 19

Facilities
•3/4 mile Walking/Trail
•Playground Equipment
•Picnic Shelter
•Picnic Tables 
•Restrooms & Water fountain
•Basketball Court
• Splash Pad  

Annual Events
YMCA Hog Jog
Owasso Harvest Festival  
BARKtoberfest  
   
 

Park Shelter Reservations Guidelines


-All park shelter reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance.
-Please allow a minimum of 7 days for your reservation request to be processed.
-Complete the Park Shelter Reservations Form and you will be contacted to confirm your reservation date. Please wait until you are contacted before calling to make your payment.

*Once you have made your shelter reservation, it cannot be changed; unless there is an unforeseen personal emergency or bad weather. We will handle this on a case by case basis. 
 

Fees


Shelter fees are $25 for the first 2 hours and $10 for each additional hour.You can make payments by phone with a credit card and receive your shelter permit by email or pay in person at the Owasso City Hall located at 111 N Main Street and receive your permit at that time. 

Payments received for park shelter reservations are non-refundable, but we will be happy to reschedule your reservation due to bad weather. If you need to reschedule due to weather, please, contact Elishya Cook with Recreation and Culture within 3 business days at 918-376-1529, or by email at ecook@cityofowasso.com.

Please call 918-376-1529 with questions.

Regulations Concerning Park Usage


  • Users must obey all posted signs and city ordinances.
  • All trash must be picked up and placed in trash containers that are provided.
  • Users responsible for supervision of facilities and user group.
  • Users are responsible for damages. Facilities will be inspected.
  • The Park Shelter Permit is your authorization to use facilities. The permit must be with you at the time of your reservation.
  • No vehicles are allowed on grass or walking trails.
  • Beer and alcoholic beverages are prohibited.
  • Propane grills are allowed on days that are not considered red alert day for fire danger. Charcoal grills are prohibited.
  • User permit has priority of occupancy. If someone is occupying the shelter during your reservation time, please call the Owasso Police Department Non-Emergency number 918-272-2244 for assistance.