Sunday, November 18, 2018
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Administrative Office
5912 Lane, Raytown, MO, 64133
Monday-Friday 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Park Office- 816-358-4100
Rainout Line - 816-545-4272
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Park Shelters

Park shelter reservations are available on the first day of business in January for shelters at Colman, Kenagy and Kritser Parks. All other park shelters are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Two options to reserve a park shelter:

  1. Walk-in reservations-RPRD Office, 5912 Lane, Raytown, Missouri 64133. RPRD office located at NW corner of Colman-Livengood Park.
  2. Call RPRD 816-358-4100


To make a park shelter reservation:

  • Call or walk-in to confirm the park shelter reservation date and time.
  • An invoice card will be mailed after the reservation is confirmed. Payment is required within 10 days of the date the reservation was made.
  • A park shelter permit is issued after payment is received.
  • Bring the park shelter permit with you on the date of the shelter reservation.


2018 shelter reservation fees have changed:

Park Shelter  Half-Day
7AM - 3PM or
3PM - 11PM 
Full Day
7AM - 11PM 
Memorial Day (May 26-28)
July 4
Labor Day (Sept. 1-3) 
Colman Park
#1 & #2
$100  $140 $120 - 1/2 Day
$170 - Full Day 
Kenagy Park #1 $100 $140  $120 - 1/2 Day
$170 - Full Day 
Kenagy Park #5 $50 $70  N/A 
Krister Park $50 $70 N/A


Park Shelter Occupany Limits (maximum):

Park Shelter Colman#1 Colman #2 Kenagy #1 Kenagy #5 Kritser
Occupancy 100 75 150 25 24


Shelter Reservation Policies:

  • Loud music complaints in the parks have increased.  Per City Ordinance, amplified and/or projected sound is Not Permitted in Raytown Park shelters for any reason including church services.   Since many park shelters are located in residential neighborhoods, this policy is strictly enforced to preserve the peace and quiet for park neighbors.  Violators will forfeit future rental privileges.
  • The following are NOT PERMITTED in the parks:  Petting zoos, horses, carnivals, bounce houses, water slides, water balloons, portable swimming pools or dunk tanks. 
  • Alcoholic beverages are permitted in park shelters in cans only. No glass containers.
  • We take great care to ensure that the facility is clean and ready for your event.  However, we cannot guarantee the facility will be clean when you arrive.  It pays to come prepared with a few extra trash bags, toilet paper, sponges, etc. just in case.  Water and electricity are available at some facilities, but are not guaranteed. 
  • Refunds, less $5, will be given for cancellations by phone or in person at least 7 calendar days prior to your reservation. No refunds will be made for reasons of inclement weather.
  • Alcohol is allowed in the parks.  For your safety, we ask that glass containers not be brought into the parks.
  • Grills and smokers are allowed in parking areas only.  They are not permitted near park shelters on grass areas.
  • Please help keep our parks clean and place all trash in the containers provided.
  • The reserving party will be held responsible for any destruction of park property.
  • All signs, banners and/or any decorations erected relating to the event must be removed at the end of your event.
  • No motorized vehicles are permitted in grass areas.
  • Please observe posted park rules posted at park entrances.
  • Failure to comply with City Ordinances could lead to ejection and loss of future park privileges.