The Bartlett Park District has several shelters available for your picnics and other outdoor events. The Apple Orchard Shelter, James “Pate” Philip State Shelter, Jim Jenson Pavilion and Humbracht Shelter are available for rent and require rental fees. Rental requests for the months of January through May are accepted starting October 1st. Rental requests for the months of June through December are accepted starting February 1st.
Nature Center Photo Album
Shelter-Gazebo Photo Album
Private Shelter Request Form
There are a variety of athletic fields available for rent when they are not reserved for programs. To rent and reserve a field you must fill out a Field Rental Request Form. Permit fees are due once the request has been approved.
The Bartlett Park District works with local Community Sport Groups which are not-for-profit corporations or organizations dedicated to offering and promoting a sports program compatible with and supplementing the park district programs. To qualify at least 60% of the members/participants must be residents of the Bartlett Park District. To rent and reserve a field you must fill out a Field Rental Request Form. Permit fees and certificates of insurance are due once the request has been approved. For additional information on renting athletic fields contact Kimberly Dasbach, CPRP, Superintendent of Recreation, at (630) 540-4833 or Kimberly Dasbach.
Field Rental Request Form
Community Group Field Rental Request Form
Thor Guard Information
Located in Bartlett Park, the Gazebo was built in 1990 to commemorate Bartlett's centennial. It is the ideal location for small weddings, renewal of vow ceremonies, photo sessions, and other special events. The gazebo interior size is approximately 32 x 32 feet and available to all residents of Bartlett for a nominal permit fee. It must be reserved through the Park District office to avoid conflicts. Contact the park district registration office at (630) 540-4800. Power is available at this location.
Gazebo rental requests begin October 1st for the upcoming months of January through May
Gazebo rental requests begin February 1st for the upcoming months of June through December
Resident Permit Rate = $30 for first 3 hours, $5 per add'l hour Nonresident Permit Rate = $45 for first 3 hours, $5 per add'l hour
Bartlett Park Gazebo Frequently Asked Questions
Shelter-Gazebo Field/Park Rental Request Form
Bartlett Park Directions