Picnic Site Rental Fees

The rental rates for picnic areas (Pavilion, Group Area, etc.) are based on

residency* and the are

a being rented


  • Resident rate:

    A resident rate will apply to a reservation where the applicant (permit holder) lives in a home within the corporate City limits of Bowie. If the applicant is a "business", the business must have offices located within the corporate City limits. If the applicant is a "nonprofit organization" residency will be based on the official address of the organization as listed on its 501(c)3 document.
  • Non-resident rate:

    A non-resident rate will apply to all other applicants.

*for the purpose of picnic permits only

Rental Fee Schedule

Resident Non-Resident

Rental Fee Security Deposit Rental Fee Security Deposit

Allen Pond Park

Pavilion $110 $110 $320 $320
Group Area (#3, #4, #7) $70 $70 $200 $200
Group Area (#5, #6, #8) $50 $50 $140 $140
Electricity (Pavilion Site Only) $20 $40

Amphitheater $0 $250 Not Available
Electricity $20
Not Available

Whitemarsh Park

Pavilion $70 $70 $135 $135