The Winston-Salem Recreation and Parks Department has many picnic shelters across the city for you to enjoy. Renting a picnic shelter is a great way for you and your family to spend some quality time together!
If you would like to to rent a picnic shelter please browse the links below to find a shelter that best suits your needs. You will then need to call 727-8000 and we will be happy to make your reservation.
Please note that most Recreation and Parks picnic shelters are for rent. Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. is the deadline for same-week rentals. If you have any questions please feel free to call us at 727-8000!
Payments (cash and checks) are accepted in Suite 407 of the Bryce A. Stuart Municipal Building Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. We cannot accept debit or credit card payments.
Maintenance access gates near picnic shelters are for city maintenance vehicles only. They will not be opened for shelter rentals. You may bring a cart or wagon to transport goods to your shelter.
CR - City Resident
NCR - Non City Resident
The picnic shelter rental season is from April 1 - October 31.
Park Rules & Regulations
Small Picnic Shelters
CR: Monday - Thursday is $25; Friday - Sunday, & Holidays is $35
NCR: Monday - Thursday is $40; Friday - Sunday, & Holidays is $55
Large Picnic Shelters
(CR: Monday -Thursday is $25; Friday - Sunday, & Holidays is $45
NCR: Monday - Thursday is $40; Friday - Sunday & Holidays is $70)
Neighborhood Picnic Shelters
(Does not require reservation - no fee.)