Reserve a Facility

The City offers residents several facilities for hosting parties, meetings, and events. Rates vary and some restrictions apply. Review the locations and policies to determine which facility best meets your needs and to learn more about reserving/renting the space.

  1. Thornton Park
  2. Horseshoe Lake Park
  3. Block Parties
  4. Meeting Rooms at the STJ Community Building
  5. programs and events in parks and playgrounds

Reservations for the Thornton Park Community Room and Ice Arena Tables will resume in late 2021. 

Ice Rink Rental

The Thornton Park Ice Rink may be reserved by private groups for parties during selected times. Rental rates begin at $215 per hour and include skate rental. For availability, email the Recreation Department, or call 216-491-1295.

Picnic Area Tables

Thornton Park Picnic Area tables may be reserved by individuals or groups when not in use for Recreation Department programs. Enjoy a birthday party or host a meeting at the Thornton Park Pool (June through August). A minimum of two weeks advance notice is required. Picnic area table rentals are limited to 25 people per group and the cost does not include admission fees for the pool. Cost is $20 per hour for Shaker residents, picnic area rentals are for residents only, and a two-hour minimum is required. For availability and reservations, email the Recreation Department, or call 216-491-1295. The pool, pool deck, or any area within the pool fence is not available for parties or reservations.

Community Room Rental

The Community Room at Thornton Park may be reserved by individuals or groups when not in use for Recreation Department programs. Rentals are limited to 30 people per group and the cost does not include admission fees for the rink or pool. Cost is $40 per hour for Shaker residents, $50 per hour for non-residents. A two-hour minimum is required. For availability and reservations, email the Recreation Department, or call 216-491-1295.

Ice Arena Tables

Thornton Park Ice Arena tables may be reserved by individuals or groups when not in use for Recreation Department programs. Enjoy a birthday party or host a meeting at the Thornton Park Ice Arena. A minimum of two weeks advance notice is required. Ice Arena tables rentals are limited to 18 people per group and the cost does not include admission fees for the ice rink. Cost is $20 per hour for Shaker residents, $30 per hour for non-residents. A two-hour minimum is required. For availability and reservations, email the Recreation Department, or call 216-491-1295.