There are multiple picnic pavilions in Elmwood Park available to residents by reservation on a first-come, first-served basis. Residents may book up to ten (10) tables, twice a year, free of charge for family picnics or parties. These include the Kiwanis Pavilion and Annex Pavilion. These pavilions are open April through October and are subject to availability depending on special events. Alcohol and/or smoking is prohibited in the pavilions and throughout the park.
For more information or to make a reservation, stop by the Parks & Recreation Front Desk or call 216.524.3262.


Kiwanis Pavilion (2)

Independence Kiwanis Pavilion
is located in Elmwood Park off of Kathy Lynn Drive, next to Liberty Station Playground, and is open every day from 8 AM - 10 PM. This covered pavilion has 40 six-foot picnic-style tables, shutter-style doors that can be open or closed depending on the weather, a covered cooking area with grills, and indoor restroom facilities.

Annex Playground & Pavilion (6)

The Annex Pavilion is located in Elmwood Park behind the City Annex Building at 6335 Selig Drive (Building / Engineering Department). This outdoor pavilion has 20 six-foot picnic-style tables, six small grills available for cooking, and is close in proximity to the Annex Playground, Bocce and Tennis courts, and covered restroom facilities (this pavilion is sometimes referred to as the "Fire Station Pavilion").

Diamond Pavilion in Elmwood Park

The Diamond Pavilion is located between Diamond #3 and the U-10 Lighted Soccer Field in Elmwood Park. This pavilion features several tables, a grill area, and is a great gathering place after baseball and soccer games in the park.