Rental Facilities

Park Shelters

Park shelters are available for private rental at the following parks. Reservations can be made a maximum of six months in advance. Please note, no park shelters have electricity hook-ups. If the park is not listed below, the shelter can be used at no charge on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  • Centennial Park
  • Crestbruck Park
  • Dean Park
  • Deer Creek Park
  • Georgetown Park
  • Hawkeye Park
  • Miracle Park North Shelter
  • Northcreek Park
  • Sawgrass Park
  • Summerfest Park
  • Sunset Park
  • Sunrise Park
  • Westwinds Park

Check availability, amenities, rental fees and reservations online.

Indoor Rental Facilities

Lakeside Center, 400 NW Lakeshore Drive

Located in Hawkeye Park, the Lakeside Center is a four-season, 3,500 square feet rental facility for up to 250 people. Reservations are taken up to one year in advance. View facility rules and photos.

Rates

Rental PeriodResident FeeNon-resident Fee
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.$305$397
5 p.m. - midnight$345$580
9 a.m. - midnight$455$880


Outdoor Education Center, 610 NE 36th Street

The Outdoor Education Center is a four-season, 1,200 square feet rental facility for up to 50 people. The facility also includes an open-air shelter with picnic tables. Reservations are taken up to one year in advance. View facility rules (PDF)

Rates

Rental PeriodResident Fee  Non resident Fee
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.$170$221
5 p.m. - midnight$190$250
9 a.m. - midnight$245$320


Albaugh Family Senior Community Center, 150 NW Ash Drive

The Albaugh Family Senior Community Center has a large banquet room ideal for parties, weddings, banquets, and other large events. Small classroom ideal for meetings, presentations, classes, and other small events is also available. Learn more about renting the Albaugh Family Senior Community Center.

Outdoor Rental Facilities

Ankeny Bandshell, 410 W First Street

The Ankeny Bandshell at Wagner Park is available for public use and can be rented on a first-come, first-served reservation basis. The bandshell is an excellent place for small or large events such as performances and other special events. Rentals are for a full day only. Additional permits may be necessary based on event requirements. View facility rules (PDF)

Rates

Rental PeriodResident Fee  Nonresident Fee
Full-day non-profit
Non-profits must provide proof of 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(6) status to qualify for this rate.
$110$150
Full-day private rental$210$285


Ankeny Market and Pavilion, 715 W 1st Street

Ankeny Market and Pavilion is a 3.1-acre park that includes two pavilions, a restroom building, 108 parking spaces, bicycle trailheads, and plenty of open space. Ankeny Market and Pavilion is a trailhead for the popular High Trestle Trail, home of the Ankeny Uptown Farmer's Market, and host to a variety of unique and exciting community activities. Rentals are for a full day only. Additional permits may be necessary based on event requirements. View facility rules (PDF).

Rates

Rental TypeResident Fee  Nonresident Fee
Non-profit rental
Non-profits must provide proof of 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(6) status to qualify for this rate.
$360$360
Full-day private rental
$360$660


Gym Rentals

Ankeny Parks and Recreation, in cooperation with the Ankeny Community School District, will be taking reservations for public gym usage. Gym space is available on weeknights after 6 p.m. and on weekends. Fees range from $22 to $44 per hour depending on the facility. This service is available for persons living in the Ankeny Community School District only.

To participate in the lottery, please register. A $50 deposit is required for each team scheduled. This will be applied to your final bill. Each team/group will be allowed only one representative for making reservations. When attempting to reserve gym times, leave your daytime phone number(s).

Aquatic Center Rentals

Both aquatic centers are available to rent for parties after public hours. View details. 

Albaugh Family Senior Community Center

Community room and classroom are available to rent. Learn more.

Ankeny Kirkendall Public Library

Reserve a study room or rent a meeting room.

Pinnacle Club at Otter Creek Golf Course

Host your event on the outdoor patio or in the ballroom. Learn more.