Everyone loves to go on a picnic, and ACC Leisure Services has several options for your next one. Ants optional. Please call the particular facility for availability and to reserve a shelter.
Bishop Park has one shelter available for rent. The field side can seat up to 50 people and is available the first weekend in April - October. The other side is not available for rent. A kitchen is available for an additional fee. Call 706-613-3589 to reserve and check for availability.
East Athens Community Center - 706-613-3593
East Athens Community Center has picnic shelters for rent. The shelters accommodate 25 people each. Call 706-613-3593 for availability and to reserve a shelter.
Lay Park has one picnic shelter for rent. The shelter accommodate 25 people each. Call 706-613-3596 for availability and to reserve a shelter.
Memorial Park has three picnic shelters available for rent. Each shelter contains six picnic tables, two grills, and ceiling fans. To reserve a shelter, call the park office at 706-613-3580
North Oconee River Park East - 706-613-3801
North Oconee River Park East Park has one picnic shelter. There is no charge and it is on a first come, first serve basis.
Reese and Pope Park has one picnic shelter. There is no charge and it is on a first come, first serve basis.
Rocksprings Park has a new pavilion located on the Columbus Avenue side of the park. The covered pavilion includes five tables and accommodates a total of 40 people. A grill is available as well. Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance. Call 706-613-3602 to make a reservation or check for availability.
Sandy Creek Park boasts a total of nine shelters/facilities for rent. Sandy Creek Park offers the perfect place for a picnic, birthday party, family reunion or company event. The park can easily accommodate groups regardless of size.
*November-March rental ending times are seasonally adjusted to match park hours. Please contact the park for details on these adjustments.
Walker Park (formerly Trail Creek Park) has two covered picnic pavilions available. One located next to the Splash Pad and the other near the ball field. To reserve a shelter, call 706-613-3991.