Reservations MUST be made at least 4 days in advance and can be made up to 1 year in advance.
- You must be at least 18 years of age to rent any of our facilities.
- Our facilities are handicapped accessible.
- All shelters come with an attached grill and 110 electricity (Grouped tables have grill only).
- There is NO ALCOHOL allowed in ANY of our city parks without a Special Use Permit
- There is NO DIGGING or staking in the ground.
- Please have your reservation form with you in case there are any questions regarding your rental.
Pets in Parks– For the enjoyment and safety of all, please keep the following rules in mind when enjoying the park with your pet. Pets are NOT allowed on the beaches, except for the designated dog beach area at Kruse Park located at the dead-end of Sherman Blvd. Dogs need to be leashed at all times and picked up after at all parks, beaches, and city facilities. The controller of the pet must have a “waste bag” on their person. Dogs considered “dangerous breeds” (pit bulls, etc) must comply with the City’s dangerous dog ordinance, found in Chapter 6 of the City’s Code of Ordinances. To view the Code of Ordinances please click on this link.
A Special Event Application is required for any “Public” event held in/on City property. The application and fee must be submitted to the City of Muskegon PLANNING Department at least 30 days prior to the event date. Contact the Planning Department at 231.724.6702 for more information.
In addition, any special events where alcohol is served will require a temporary liquor license, which is handled through the Muskegon POLICE Department. Contact the Muskegon Police Department at 231.724.6750 for liquor license information.
A Special Event Application can be obtained by clicking on the link below.
Wedding Information https://www.muskegon-mi.gov/departments/parks/weddings-in-muskegon-parks/
ALL RESERVATIONS FINAL – NO REFUNDS!
The following parks are NOT operated by the City of Muskegon:
Heritage Landing– Please contact the Muskegon County Convention & Visitors Bureau at 231.724.1105
Heritage Memorial Garden (W. Western Ave.)- Contact Pam Babbitt @ 231.206.3311 or 231.798.1756,
Olthoff Stage (3rd & Clay St.)- Contact Downtown Muskegon Now at 231.724.3180 – or visit their website at www.downtownmuskegon.org
Veterans Memorial Park (Causeway) – Contact Veterans Affairs at 231.724.7143
Petsafe Bark Park (downtown) – Contact Downtown Muskegon Now at 231.724.3180 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org