Pavilion Rentals

COVID-19 Updates

Visit our Closures & Cancellations page to view the latest Manatee County Parks and Natural Resources closures, cancellations and updates related to Coronovirus.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Picnic pavilion reservations at parks and preserves are cancelled through May 31, 2020.  Customers will receive refunds or be offered credits for use at a future date, valid for up to one year.

Most pavilions are equipped with grills and picnic tables. Click a pavilion below to see more information, including prices and amenities. Reservations can be made online or by calling (941) 742-5923.

Reservations for events that include DJs, caterers, bounce houses or other rentals or companies will require an additional fee and/or permit. Please call (941) 742-5923 for full details.

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Beach Pavilions

Beach pavilion rentals range from $85-95.

Location Number of Pavilions
Anna Maria Bayfront 1 pavilion
Coquina Beach 5 pavilions

Park Pavilions

Park pavilion rentals range from $40 - $75.

Location Number of Pavilions
Bennett Park 1 pavilion
Blackstone Park 3 pavilions
Buffalo Creek Park 1 pavilion
Bunker Hill Park 1 pavilion
Conservatory Park 2 pavilions
Country Club East Park 1 pavilion
Crane Park 1 pavilion
Creekwood Park 1 pavilion
East Bradenton Park 1 pavilion
Fort Hamer Park 1 pavilion
Greenbrook Park 1 pavilion
G.T. Bray Park 7 pavilions
John H. Marble Park 1 pavilion
Lakewood Ranch Park 1 pavilion
Lincoln Park 4 pavilions
Myakka Community Park 1 pavilion
Ola Mae Sims Park 1 pavilion
Palma Sola Park 1 pavilion
Pride Park 3 pavilions
University Place Park 1 pavilion
Whitfield Park 2 pavilions

Preserve Pavilions

Preserve pavilion rentals range from $20 - $65.

Location Number of Pavilions
Duette Preserve 1 pavilion
Emerson Point Preserve 3 pavilions
Jiggs Landing 1 pavilion
Robinson Preserve 1 pavilion
Rye Preserve 1 pavilion


Credit/Refund Policy

Manatee County Parks & Natural Resources activity and facility fees are not refundable except under the following guidelines as per Resolution R-14-173.

Pavilion/Picnic Shelter Rentals

  • Pavilion rental fees are non-refundable.
  • In the event a pavilion reservation is canceled by the customer (minimum of two weeks prior to the rental date), a credit may be requested and can be used toward another rental, program or activity within 90 days from the original request.


  • Administrative Office
  • (941) 742-5923
  • Email Us