Rent one of our park pavilions or facilities! We have a variety of rental options that can accommodate birthday parties, conferences, board meetings, social gatherings, corporate retreats, community events, and much more. 

Reservations for Park District facilities are handled at the Lakeland Center and must be made at least two weeks prior to the desired reservation date. Reservations that are canceled 14 days prior to the reservation date will receive a full refund. Reservations canceled 6 – 13 days prior to the reservation date will receive a 50% refund. There is no refund when the reservation is canceled five or fewer days prior to the reservation date.

To book a reservation with us, call us at 618.549.4222

A Carbondale Park District Facility Reservation Application must be submitted before reservations can be secured. Please read, sign, and date the Carbondale Park District Facility Reservation Agreement document along with your application.

Facility Reservation Application
Facility Reservation Agreement

Payment in full is required at the time of the reservation.

  • Party Packages

Outdoor Shelter Options

Vehicles are not allowed past the parking areas. Do not drive into the park. Pine Tree and Giant Sycamore have gates for maintenance access. Any ruts or damage caused by vehicular traffic during the event will be the responsibility of the Applicant.

Attucks Park

400-800 N. Wall St. Carbondale, IL.

  • Shelter 1
  • Wills-Thornton Pavilion

Hickory Ridge Golf Course

2727 W. Glenn Rd. Carbondale, IL.

  • Harvey Welch, Jr. Pavillion

Super Splash Park

Party Packages:

  • Admission to the Super Splash Park for up to 15 people.
  • 2 hours at the Party Pad
  • Frozen treat for each guest
  • $150 for residents, and $188 for non-residents.
  • Additional guest fee of $7 resident, $9 non-resident
Party Times:
  • Closed for the 2023 Season. Will be back open 2024 Memorial Day weekend

Athletic Field Options

Carbondale Junior Sports T-ball, Softball, Baseball, Flag Football, and Tackle Football programs and Carbondale Soccer Incorporated programs are given first priority in scheduling athletic fields.

Attucks Park

400-800 N. Wall St. Carbondale, IL.

  • Justin Dentmon Basketball Court
  • Les Taylor Basketball Court
  • Troy Hudson Basketball Court
  • Melva McNeil Tennis Court
  • Football Field 1
  • Football Field 2
  • Football Field 3
  • Football Field 4
  • Softball Field
  • Cricket Field

Parrish Park

2600 W. Sunset Dr. Carbondale, IL.

  • Gene Eddings Soccer Field
  • Mehrtens Soccer Field
  • Soccer Field 1
  • Soccer Field 2
  • Soccer Field 3
  • Soccer Field 4
  • Soccer Field 5

Indoor Spaces

Lakeland Center

925 S. Giant City Rd. Carbondale, IL.

  • Elm Room
  • Evergreen Room
  • Hickory Room
  • Oakland Gymnasium
  • Sycamore Room
  • Sunset Room
  • Willow Room

Hickory Lodge Administrative Building

1115 W. Sycamore St. Carbondale, IL.

  • Wedding Grotto & Front Lawn
  • 10 Garden Plots

Hickory Ridge Golf Course

2727 W. Glenn Rd. Carbondale, IL.

  • Clubhouse
  • Conference Room
  • Harvey Welch, Jr. Pavillion