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​Outdoor Picnic Pavilions
 If you are planning a birthday party, family reunion, wedding or just a large gathering, Galveston County has numerous outdoor pavilion options for you to choose! Pavilions are available for reservations seven days a week from 7:30am to 10:00pm.
NEW! Click here to check facility availability online, 24-hours a day! 
Walter Hall Park in League City has been closed to the public, starting January 19, 2021, for the next 60 to 90 days as the County prepares the park to become a potential mass COVID-19 vaccination site.
While the park is closed, check out the many other outdoor recreation opportunities available at the numerous other parks in the Galveston County park system.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
Rental Process

For more information about outdoor facility reservations please call
 409-934-8101, Monday thru Friday from 8am-5pm. To assist you with you reservation, please complete the Outdoor Facility Rental_writable.pdf fax, email, or bring the completed application to our offices along with your payment; emailed or faxed applications can call our offices to pay by credit/debit card.
 Our offices located at 4102 Main Street (FM 519), La Marque, TX 77568. Galveston County Parks & Cultural Services Department – Administrative Office is located inside the Wayne Johnson Community Center. Our office hours are Monday-Friday from 8:00am-5:00pm and closed on County holidays.
***Applications can also be mailed, emailed or faxed to***
Galveston County Parks & Senior Services,
4102 Main Street, La Marque, TX 77568
Fax # (409) 621-7986
***Please note that all pavilion reservations are offered on a first-come, first serve basis.***

   Rental Fees for Outdoor Picnic Pavilions - Private Events Only 
Required Park User Fees
Fees are per facility/
per day
User Fees
User Fees
Private Outdoor Event
Fees are based on the number of attendees; see application
​Fees are based on number of attendees; see application
Optional fees:
Electricity & Water access: Permit holders may use any electrical outlets that currently exist at the site at a cost of $10.00, per day. Access to water is only available at facilities where water is currently available. 
Moonwalk/Bounce House: Moonwalks and bounce houses are the only amusement/activity permitted for use at outdoor private events. Any and all other amusements are prohibited, including water slides. A $20.00 fee will be required for any moonwalk/bounce house and the vendor must supply the County with a copy of their general liability insurance at least five (5) calendar days before the rental. Ask us for a list of vendors with insurance already on file!
Rental Fees for Preston E. Poole Therapeutic Garden
Preston E. Poole Therapeutic Garden
user fee/per day
User Fees
User Fees
Commercial/For Profit
Private Outdoor Event
See list below for more specific information on each facility:
(Please note that amenities such as playgrounds, restrooms, backstops, and athletic facilities are not part of your rental and must remain open to the public.)
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