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Special Use Fees & Locations for Public Events

   Special Use Permit Fees (non-refundable)
 
  • Non-Profit**        $150 + *Reimburseables 
    (**To obtain the non-profit application fee proof of non-profit status must be submitted in writing.)
  • For Profit        $250 + *Reimburseables
     
*Reimburseable fees, if ordered through Metro Parks, may include, but not limited to:
 
  • Garbage totes
     
  • Portable toilets
     
  • Water Access
  • Electricity Access
  • Police
$ 65
$ 30
$ 95
$155
$ 75
$ 75
$ 55
Per 300-gallon container
Per 90-gallon recycling container
Regular unit
ADA unit


Per officer / per hour; 4-hour minimum required
Walks/Runs:
Point Defiance Park, Ruston Way Parks and Swan Creek Park require an additional per participant fee for each walker/runner registered.
  • Application fee + per participant fees:
    $1/Per Participant – Non-Profit
    $2/Per Participant – For Profit
 
   Special Use Permit Location Options

Special Use Permits are issued for the following parks:
 

Regional Parks:

    • Cummings Park      
    • Dickman Mill Park
    • Jack Hyde Park
    • Ruston Way Waterwalk

Signature Community Parks:


Community Parks:

  • Franklin Park            
  • Jefferson Park       
  • Verlo Playfield
  • Kandle Park           
  • Portland Avenue Park    
  • Vassault Park

Urban Parks:

  • Old Town Park
  • People’s Park
  • Thea’s Park



Special Use Permit Information/Resources: