Have a Picnic!

Gather your friends for a day or evening of fun and socializing. Three Crystal park facilities can be reserved for your picnic and party needs. Each shelter holds 40 to 50 people. There are two time slots available 11:00 am-4:00 pm and 5:00-10:00 pm. 

Sites include:

  • Bassett Creek Park - 32nd & Brunswick - 2 shelters
  • North Lions Park - 61st & Kentucky - 1 shelter
  • Lions Valley Place Park - 32nd & Jersey - 1 shelter
  • Yunkers Park - 8617 31st Ave N - 1 Shelter


You can also rent a picnic kit for your picnic. Kits include: softball bats, T-ball bat, softball, whiffle ball bat and ball, basketball, volleyball, badminton rackets and shuttle cock, frisbee, football, four bases, volleyball net, two scoopers, and a soccer ball.

To reserve a picnic shelter or picnic kit, call (763) 531-0052, or come to the office at 4800 Douglas Drive, or E-mail us.

Cost of reservations and permits is as follows: (Taxes may apply)

Facility

Capacity


Charcoal Grill


Resident Weekday

   
Resident Weekend 

Non-Resident Weekday Non-Resident Weekend
 Bassett Creek North Shlter  50  1 $52 

$56

 $65$

 $70
 Bassett Creek South Shelter  50  1 $52 

  $56  

 $65

 $70
 Valley Place Shelter  50  1  $52

 $56   

$65 $70 
North Lions Shelter 50 1 $52

$56

$65$

$70
Yunkers Shelter 30 1 $52

$56

$65$

$70
Hagemeister Preserve Pavilion 30 0 $60/hr

$60/hr

$75/hr

$75/hr

 

  • All refundable deposits will be cashed if not picked up within 2 weeks of your event.
  • Refunds will not be given due to weather.

 Other Special facilites: 

The Becker Park Pavilion @ 5501 Douglas Drive North:

This site is perfect for indoor/outdoor picnics, family gatherings and company functions. It can accommodate up to 60 people. Rates are as follows: Crystal Residents $50 (4 hour event), Non Residents $65 (4 hour event).

Note: Refunds will not be given due to weather. Taxes will be applied to all reservations/permit fees. For more information, contact the recreation office at 763-531-0052