Most organized activities and events planned for City parks require a permit. Review the following criteria to determine if a park permit is required for your event or activity. Please review Council Policy 000-09 "Event Permits" for all requirements and restrictions.
Required for events with an expected attendance of 100+ and for all events held in a Neighborhood Park.
Events on athletic fields and courts must align with the specific athletic or sport function for which the facility was designed.
A park permit may also be required for any of the following reasons regardless of attendance:
Conducting business within the park.
Event is open to the public and attendance cannot be determined (i.e. fundraisers).
Alcohol will be sold.
Special event equipment will be brought into the park such as inflatable structures, vehicles, animals, band, portable dance floor etc.
Portable toilets and/or additional dumpsters will be needed.
Outside the parameters of the picnic site or impact on other park patrons.
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