The Department of Parks & Recreation has shelter houses for the public to rent.  The shelters are available from April 1st  through October 31st of each year. The shelter rentals are available at Wesselman Park, Mesker Park and Garvin Park. 

    Sheila Whitaker     swhitaker@evansville.in.gov

    Department of Parks & Recreation
    100 E. Walnut Street
    C. K. Newsome Community Center
    Evansville, IN 47713

Shelter Rentals may be made over the phone and can be charged to your Visa®, MasterCard®, or Discover®.  For a draft copy of the rental agreement, you can clink on this link:
1.  Park Use Application

2. Shelter House Rental Agreement (rev 4/16)

 Wesselman 1 East or West  $90.00 plus 7% sales tax  
 Wesselman 2 North or South  $90.00 plus 7% sales tax  
 Mesker 3  $90.00 plus 7% sales tax  
 Mesker 15 or 17  $100.00 plus 7% sales tax  
 Garvin Park  $75.00 plus 7% sales tax
A $30.00 Key/Cleaning deposit is to be paid by Cash or Check when picking up the key. Deposit is refundable when key is returned and shelter is left in satisfactory condition.

The Howell Park Shelter House may be rented for special events.  The Howell Booster Club manages and leases the shelter house year-round.  Please contact the Howell Booster Club representative - John Drone - 812-604-6709.

 Wesselman Park Shelter House 1

photo furnished by Storrow & Kinsella Associates



Last updated: 5/16/2016 12:43:51 PM