The City of Sparks Parks and Recreation Department offers facilities and parks to fit your every need. We make it easy for you to plan your event, whether it's a family gathering, wedding, corporate picnic or any other special function.
Permits are issued upon application approval for group picnic use at the parks listed below. No alcoholic beverages are allowed unless a liquor waiver has been secured. Alcohol is not permitted at the Sparks Marina. Only gas grills are allowed in the parks system - no charcoal. Jump houses, inflatables and food trucks are not permitted in the parks system. For more information, call 353-2376 or email email@example.com.
RESERVABLE PARKS: (Please note: As of January 1, 2015 insurance is required for all rentals. The rate for insurance is quoted per individual function and is not listed in the attached rate sheets.
Download Park Rental Rates (excluding Sparks Marina; rates below)
777 Spice Island Drive
Amenities: Picnic tables, barbeques, electricity, water, restrooms, horseshoe pits, large grass areas, and volleyball courts
1700 Prater Way
Amenities: Picnic tables, barbeques, electricity, water, restrooms, kids’ play area, basketball courts, large grass areas, sheltered areas, and swimming pool
Pah Rah Park
1750 Shadow Lane
Amenities: Picnic tables, electricity, restrooms, horseshoe pits, kids’ play areas, basketball courts, large grass areas, sheltered areas, volleyball courts, and tennis courts
98 Richards Way
Amenities: Picnic tables, barbeque, electricity, water, restrooms, kids’ play area, basketball courts, large grass areas, sheltered areas, and volleyball courts
Rock Park/Whitewater Park
1515 S. Rock Blvd.
Amenities: Picnic tables, electricity, restrooms, kids’ play area, large grass areas, and sheltered areas
There are other park locations with picnic areas available for use by small groups on a first-come, first-served basis only.
Facility reservations for 2015 are currently being accepted. Groups interested in renting space for exclusive use may do so on a first-come, first-served basis. Groups are responsible for their own setup and cleanup. Call our staff at 353-2376 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Note: Recreation Department programs will have priority.
COMMUNITY CENTER RENTALS: Download Rates
1400 Baring Blvd
Marina Room capacity: 18 (approx.)
Tahoe Room capacity: 50 (approx.)
Larry D. Johnson Community Center
1200 12th St.
Pinion Room capacity: 38
Nevada Room capacity: 47
Sierra Room capacity: 16 (if utilized for dance/aerobics); 40 (if utilized for a gathering)
RECREATION GYMNASIUM RENTALS: Download Rates
98 Richards Way