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Group picnic fees

Rates may be higher for larger groups, depending on park and size of pavilion. 

All rates are subject to change. 

Reservations
Call the Group Permits Office at (914) 231-4575, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, for information or to reserve a park or ball field. To help in the planning process, download the Westchester County map & guide to review picnicking locations.

Playland Park in Rye accommodates groups from 100 to 10,000 and more for catered outings in a reserved area for their exclusive use. For information and reservations, call (914) 813-7016 or reserve online.

Car Parking 
Fee for picnic guests is $5 per car. A copy of your picnic permit must be presented for access to a park in lieu of a Westchester County Park Pass. Entrance to any pool or beach also requires a Park Pass or copy of your picnic permit.

Bus Parking
Bus parking fee for groups is $50 per bus, $20 for mini buses, depending on locality. The bus parking fee for senior citizen groups is $6.50 on weekdays only. Up to four buses are allowed at George's Island Park on weekends or holidays.

Ball Fields
In most parks, use of playing fields is on a first-come, first-served basis unless the field is part of the area reserved. At Tibbetts Brook Park the soccer fields at the south end of the park can be reserved for a fee of $75 per hour. To reserve, call (914) 231-4575.The turf fields at the north front end of the park can be reserved through the City of Yonkers at (914) 377-6441.

 

Picnic Site Fees

 

  Weekday   Weekend     
Parks Open to Residents
and Non-Residents
Resident
with
Park
Pass
 
No
Park
Pass
  Resident
with
Park
Pass
 
No
Park Pass
        
Blue Mountain
             
  Areas 1 and 2 - up to 75 people $125 $150   $175 $200    map
Croton Point
             
  Areas 1, 2, 3, 3A & 4A - up to 75 people $125 $150    $175 $200    map
George's Island - up to 75 people $125 $150    $175 $200    map
Ward Pound Ridge - up to 150 $125 $150    $175 $200    map
               
  Weekday   Weekend     
Westchester Residents Only
with
Park
Pass
No
Park
Pass
  with
Park
Pass
No
Park Pass
 
Glen Island - up to 75 people  $125 $150    $175 $200    map
V. E. Macy  - up to 75 people $125 $150    $175 $200    map
Saxon Woods - up to 75 $125 $150    $175 $200    map
Sprain Ridge - up to 75 people $125 $150    $175 $200    map
Tibbetts Brook - up to 75 people $125 $150    $175 $200    map

Willson's Woods - up to 75 people

$125 $150    $175 $200    map

 

Pavilion Fees 

   
  Weekday   Weekend    
Parks Open to Residents
and Non-Residents
Resident
with
Park
Pass

No
Park
Pass
  Resident
with
Park
Pass

No
Park Pass
 
Croton Point
             
  Pavilion 1 - up to 250  $300 $350    $450 $500    map
  Pavilion 2 - up to 50  $200 $250    $250 $300     
George’s Island - up to 200 $300 $350     $450 $500    map
               
  Weekday   Weekend    
Westchester Residents Only with
Park
Pass 
No
Park Pass 
  with
Park
Pass
No
Park Pass 
   
Glen Island - up to 200  $300 $350     $450 $500    map
Ridge Road Park - up to 250  $300 $350     $450 $500    map
Saxon Woods Park - up to 250  $300 $350     $450 $500    map
Sprain Ridge Park -- up to 125 $200 $250   $300 $350  
Tibbetts Brook - up to 250  $300 $350     $450 $500    map

V.E.Macy - up to 250  $300 $350   $450 $500  
Willson's Woods -- closed for 2015