Facility Rentals

Why rent a public facility from Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department?

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department offers rental space within the community's recreational facilities. LPRD facilities provide a comfortable environment and serve as a great location for any of your personal and public events, including:
  • Meetings
  • Family Reunions
  • Birthdays
  • Graduations
  • Weddings (Receptions)
  • Anniversaries
The following facilities have rental space:

Carnegie Building
Community Building
East Lawrence Recreation Center
Holcom Park Recreation Center
Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center
Lawrence Union Pacific Depot


The use of folding tables and chairs is included in the rental fee for all public facilities, excluding gymnasiums, the Community Building's dance studio and the garden at the Lawrence Union Pacific Depot.

LPRD will provide set up and take down services for your event for a fee, or you may choose to handle it yourself. Blueprints of the public rooms at each recreation facility appear on their rental pages for your convenience.

Please review Rental Rules and Regulations before making a reservation.

Printable Rental Information/Rates

Reservation of facility rooms may be made at any Parks and Recreation facility. Please call (785) 832-7920 with questions regarding reservations or availability of facilities.