Rent a Space

COVID-19 Park Guidelines
In accordance with CDC guidelines and the State of Indiana, VPA recommends the following: If you’re sick, medically fragile, or been exposed to virus, stay home. If you haven’t been vaccinated, wear a mask, distance, etc. If you have been fully vaccinated, respect others and use good personal hygiene. As VPA continues to evaluate the situation, please note that all information subject to change with minimal notice.

Rent a Space

Looking for a space to celebrate you next family reunion, baby shower or company event? South Bend Venues Parks & Arts has a variety of pavilion, picnic, facility and field rentals for you to choose from. Need help? You can always call the Venues Parks & Arts front desk, located in the Howard Park Event Center, at (574) 299-4765 during regular business hours. Additional spaces are available to rent for baseball, soccer, football, tennis and more. Contact our Athletics Manager Amanda Bender, at or 574-235-5971.


Rent a Facility

Looking for room rentals in one of our buildings to host your event? We are proud to offer a diverse selection of amenities to meet a wide range of needs. At this time, rentals and reservations are handled by onsite staff at each location. The best way to inquire about room reservations is to contact facilities directly. Please select from the following facility locations for more information on how to rent:

Charles Black Community CenterCentury Center | Civic TheatreEast Race WaterwayErskine Golf Clubhouse | Elbel Golf Clubhouse | Howard Park Event Center | Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center | Morris Performing Arts Center | O’Brien Fitness Center | Palais Royale | Pinhook Community CenterPotawatomi Conservatories | | Potawatomi Zoo | Rum Village Nature Center | Studebaker Golf Course |