Learn how to obtain a required permit for weddings, picnics, and other events in the parks. You also find information below to help you obtain an off-leash dog park permit, annual parking pass, watercraft storage and rentals, and Tips for Tourists. Permit fees help protect and maintain the Minneapolis Park System.
Outdoor and indoor weddings.
Reception & Event Sites
Wedding receptions, parties, corporate events.
Recreation Center Rentals
Host your birthday party, baby, or wedding shower, holiday celebration
Winter Equipment Rentals
Rent cross-country skis, ice skates, snowshoes, snow tubes
Photography & Filming Permits
Obtain a permit for still photography or filming.
Food Vendor Applications
Apply for a catering or food truck permit.
Annual parking permit, parking lots and meters.
Reserve a picnic shelter.
Rent the Showmobile for events.
Apply for a construction permit.
Athletic Field Rentals
Reserve a court, field or rink.
Parkway Use Permits
Permits for parkway closures, dumpsters, or driving certain types of vehicles.
Watercraft Storage & Rentals
Boat rentals and storage for canoes/kayaks/sailboats.
Beach & Water Park Rentals
Bring a group to the beach.
Park Use & Events Permits
Host an event in a park.