The Parks and Recreation Department offers three enclosed buildings which are available for rental year round with the exception of Christmas Day. All three buildings are heated but there is NO air-conditioning.
Reservations cannot be taken over the phone, however, you may inquire about availability. All reservations, either through the mail or in person, must be made at the Park Department office in Highland Park and will be taken on a first come, first serve basis. Cash, check, credit and debit (Visa, Mastercard & Discover) are all accepted.
Reservations for 2019 can be made at any time. Facility books will be opened on the second Monday in September of 2019 (9/9/2019) for reservations for 2020.
*Please read through policies on the links below. Buildings are NOT available for any kind of profitable use. This includes taking orders for items prior, during or after event even when money is not changing hands. No vending of items or food or requests for donations unless user is a not-for-profit agency with 501c3 status and has Park Board permission through written request.
Rental Building Policies with building location mapRental Brochure with additional rules and policiesRODGERS PAVILION
This facility is located at 902 W. Deffenbaugh Street in Highland Park. Parking is available along the back side of the building. This building offers a fireplace, ceiling fans, full-size refrigerator and an apartment size range, sink and cabinet. The facility also has a drinking fountain, men's and women's restrooms and enough tables and chairs to seat 120 which is the maximum capacity of the building.BON AIR BUILDING
This faciity is located at 714 E. Fischer Street in Bon Air Park. Parking is available along the front of the building and on-street parking around the park itself. This building has a full size refrigerator and an apartment size range, a sink and cabinets. It also has a drinking fountain, men's and women's restrooms and enough tables and chairs to seat 60 which is the maximum capacity of the building.COUNTRY CLUB HILLS BUILDING
This facility is located at 1800 Gentilly Court in the Country Club Hills addition. Parking is available behind the building and is accessible through Gentilly Court. This building has a separate kitchen with a full size refrigerator and range. There are also cabinets and a full sink. This facility also has a handicap accessible restroom and enough tables and chairs to seat 75 which is the maximum capacity of the building.
Rental fees for all enclosed buildings are the same. One to four hours for $60. Over four hours for $120.
Enclosed buildings are available for rental from 8am to 11pm, seven days a week with the exception of Christmas Day.