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Address: 1602 Vilas Park Drive
Park: Vilas (Henry) Park

Capacity: Seats 170 people
Restrooms: In shelter
Water: Available in shelter
Kitchenette: No
Fireplaces: 2
Parking: Parking lot
Seating Included: Yes

Vilas Park Shelter is a popular location for special events, family reunions, and picnics.  Located next to Vilas Park Zoo and Vilas Beach on Lake Wingra, this west side shelter is perfect for your next event.

No firearms or weapons are permitted on this property. Violators are considered trespassers and subject to forfeiture or arrest.

  • Weekends (Fri-Sun) & Holidays 10am - 10pm: $264.00
  • Weekends (Fri-Sun) & Holidays 10am - 3pm or 4pm - 10pm: $165.00
  • Weekdays (Mon-Thurs) 10am - 10pm: $132.00
  • Weekdays (Mon-Thurs) 10am - 3pm or 4pm - 10pm: $82.50
  • Key/Damage Deposit (refundable): $300.00

Please note:
Prices do not include tax.
Vilas Park Shelter