Picnic Shelter Information

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Reservation Information and Policies

Hours for Reservations

Half Day Options:

a) Opening to 2:30 p.m.
b) 3:00 p.m. to dusk

Full Day - Opening to Dusk

Facility reservations may be made at the following locations:
Jaycee Park, H. Boyd Lee Park, River Park North, Eppes Recreation Center, South Greenville Recreation Center, and Greenville Aquatics & Fitness Center

For more information or to check availability, please call 252.329.4567; however, NO PHONE RESERVATIONS ARE TAKEN.


The following rentals will only be made with the respective staff:

Athletic Fields (Athletics staff) 252.329.4550
River Park North Nature Center 252.329.4560
Town Common Amphitheatre (Dennis Vestal)   252.329.4543
Guy Smith Stadium (Sophie Duncan) 252.329.4267
Swimming pools (John Barrow) 252.329.4573




Shelter Amenities

Picnic shelter reservations include the covered shelter, tables, and grills. Other amenities are available for all public use and are not reserved with a shelter. This includes but is not limited to ballfields, playground equipment, and the park itself.

You may rent a ballfield for an extra fee by calling 252.329.4550.

Shelter Parking

Parking is limited to parking lots. Vehicles may not be driven to shelters without written permission.


Cookers and Extra Recreation Equipment- If you wish to bring equipment for cooking or recreation to the park, you must obtain written permission.


Cancellations must be made no less than three days prior to the reserved rental date.  Cancellations three or more business days prior to the rental may be re-scheduled.

Inclement Weather

If inclement weather prevents your use of a shelter, we will be happy to reschedule your reservation or give a credit if the rain-out is reported within three business days after the rental date.

Park Name # of Seats
Andrew A Best Freedom Park 80
Bradford Creek Soccer Complex 25
Elm Street Park 25
Elm Street Park Jaycee 70
Elm Street Park Optimist I & II 50
Greenfield Terrace 50
Greensprings Park 25
Guy Smith Park 50
H. Boyd Lee Park 150
Hillsdale Park 20
Jaycee Park 50
Paramore Park 40
Peppermint Park 50
River Park NorthSmall 25
River Park NorthLarge 100
River Birch Tennis Center 50
South Greenville Park 75
Thomas Foreman Park Small 25
Thomas Foreman Park Large 100
Town Common 30 
West Meadowbrook Park 100
Westhaven Park 50 
Wildwood Park  
Woodlawn Park 25