Department of Parks and Recreation

Picnic Shelters


picnic shelterWant to guarantee you'll have a picnic shelter for a party or event? There are 14 picnic shelters in Arlington that can be reserved (all others are first come, first served). While you don't have to reserve a picnic shelter to use one, by reserving it you will guarantees the space is yours when you want it.

Reservations may be made in the following ways:


View a map of Arlington County picnic shelters that are available for rent.


There is a $125 non-refundable rental fee for residents and a $250 rental fee for non-residents. The shelters are located in the parks listed below. The number in parenthesis indicates the shelter maximum capacity.

Last Modified: February 28, 2014
2100 Clarendon Blvd. Arlington, VA 22201 Tel: 703-228-3000 TTY: 703-228-4611