Shelter Houses

Shelter House Reservations

Reservations are accepted for four park shelters at the City Park- Main Shelter, East Shelter, Southeast Shelter and Southwest Shelter.  The shelter house at the Southside Park can also be reserved.  Reservations can be made by contacting City Hall at 508 E. 4th St or calling 683-2211.  Shelters can be reserved from May through September.

Shelter House Capacity

Main Shelter 250
East Shelter 75
Southeast Shelter 75
Southwest Shelter 75
Southside Park Shelter 75

Shelter House Rules

  • Shelters can be reserved effective January 2nd of each year.
  • Shelters must be reserved seven (7) days in advance of the reservation date.  Reservations are not confirmed until payment is received.
  • The cost to rent the Main Shelter is $60.00. 
  • The cost to rent the East Shelter, Southeast Shelter, Southwest Shelter and Southside Park Shelter is $30.00.
  • Reservations must be made no later than noon on the Tuesday prior to your event. 
  • The Parks Department will post a sign with the name of the reserving group.
  • Groups using the facility will be allowed to use the shelter from 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM
  • Large tables are not to be removed from the facility.
  • Trash containers will not be provided.  Park users will be responsible for removing all trash and refuse from the premises after the completion of the outing.
  • There are no refunds when renting the shelter houses. 

Park Rules

  • Enforced speed limit of 15 MPH in the parks.All motorized vehicles, cars, trucks, motorcycles, four-wheelers, moped, etc. are not permitted on grass areas.
  • All animals in the parks must be on a leash.
  • Vandalism on park premises will not be tolerated.
  • Littering is strictly prohibited on park premises and shall be subject to fines.
  • Household trash deposited at the parks is prohibited.
  • The use of obscene language and public intoxication on park premises is prohibited.
  • Roller blades, roller skates, in-line skates, skateboards, or any type of coaster is allowed only on parking lots and walking trails.

Public Restrooms

The Huntingburg City Park has public restrooms located in several areas.  The main restroom is located north of League Stadium.  The east restroom is located on the east end of the City Park, east of the east shelter.  Public restrooms are available north of the Little League field.  The south restroom is located near the southeast shelter.  Other restrooms include: the swimming pool patrons, men's softball field, and League Stadium during games.  Southside Park has one public restroom.  All restroom facilities are closed during the winter months.  There is no heating available in the restroom facilities.


All the city parks are non-smoking this includes all smoking devices.