Welcome to your and your guests!

The park shelters and reservation system is managed by the City of Lansing and Park and Recreation Department.

City Park Shelter

City Park Shelter, Lansing
  • Nearby playground and indoor restrooms.
  • River level view of the Mississippi.
  • Two blocks from city Main Street.

Mt. Hosmer Park Shelter

Mt Hosmer Shelter Lansing
  • Nearby playground and indoor restrooms.
  • Stunning overlook views of river and valley.
  • 6th St N, one mile from Main Street.

Dates & Availability

Shelters may be reserved in advance.

  • Click the button below to review the scheduling calendar to confirm shelter availability.

Reservation Fees

Deposits are refunded when all trash is removed following the event and the pavilion is left in the condition in which it was found.

  • Half day: (8am-3pm or 3pm-8pm) is $20 plus $25 refundable deposit
  • Full day: (8am-8pm) is $40 plus $25 refundable deposit


  • Payment can be made by check or online during registration.

  • Payments must be received within 24 hours in advance for Monday – Thursday reservations, and by Thursday for weekend reservations.

Make a Reservation

To secure your reservation please complete the following form and follow the steps below (this form can also be obtained and completed at the Lansing City Hall).