Park Facilities & Rental


Renting Park Facilities

Building Rentals


Rent Lakeside Cabin or the Community Building for your next family reunion, reception, celebration or gathering. Both buildings are available to rent year round, up to one year in advance. Contact the City Offices at 620.245.2535 for availability and to obtain a reservation application. PLEASE NOTE: As of June 30, 2017, the Community Building will be closed for renovation. An reopen date is yet to be determined.

Lakeside Cabin Rental Form
Community Building Rental Form

Outdoor Special Event Venues


Open spaces in our parks are available for outdoor special events. Check out the gazebo at Memorial Park, Swan Court or the Bandshell at Lakeside Park or the Plaza in Downtown McPherson. All facilities have limited amenities. Contact the Park Department at 620.245.2565 for availability and to secure a reservation.

Usage by Reservation



Lakeside Park Pavilions 1-6

Covered pavilion areas in Lakeside Park offer barbecue pits, picnic tables and electricity. Play areas and fishing are also nearby. Twelve (12) expanded metal picnic tables at each pavilion have a guest capacity of 72 per pavilion. Public restrooms are open April 15 thru October 15 and are located on the west side of Lakeside Park near the McPherson Water Park. Pavilions are available on a first come, first serve basis and can be reserved by contacting the Park Department at 620.245.2565. 

Wall Park Pavilions 1-3


Covered pavilions areas in Wall Park offer barbecue pits, picnic tables and electricity. Play areas, walking trails and a fishing lake are also nearby. Eight (8) expanded metal picnic tables at each pavilion have a guest capacity of 48 per pavilion. Public restrooms are open April 15 thru October 15 and are located on the west side of Lakeside Park near the tennis courts. Pavilions are available on a first come, first serve basis and can be reserved by contacting the Park Department at 620.245.2565. 

Linnea Park Pavilion

The covered pavilion at Linnea Park offers barbecue pits, picnic tables and electricity. A play area is also nearby. Six (6) expanded metal picnic tables have a guest capacity of 36. Public restrooms are open April 15 thru October 15 and are located south across Kansas Avenue next to Challenger Park and the McPherson Fire Department. The pavilion is available on a first come, first serve basis and can be reserved by contacting the Park Department at 620.245.2565. 

Unreserved Pavilions

Unreserved pavilions will be available on a first come, first serve basis. It is recommended all gatherings provide at least one person in the pavilion at all times. Picnic reservations must be made no later than seven (7) days in advance by calling 620.245.2565. Reservation phone hours are Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For Saturday or Sunday reservations, the last day to make a reservation is the prior Friday. Refer to Park Rules and Rental Rates for more information.