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Purple Shelter

Subfacility of Columbian Park

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Admission Fee


Max Occupancy 100

Columbian Park Picnic Shelter Map (PDF)

Other Link Check out our online calendar and/or make reservations here...


  1. Basketball Court
  2. Biking, Hiking, or Walking Trails
  3. Charcoal Grills
  4. Parking Areas
  5. Picnic Areas
  6. Picnic Tables
  7. Play Areas
  8. Restrooms
Columbian Park Purple Shelter is located near the corner of Scott Street and South Street.  There is no electricity in the Purple Shelter.

The Purple shelter has 12 tables which seat up to 100 people. This shelter is $60.00 to rent.

This shelter is available to rent for a daily basis (10:00 AM - dusk) on each day of the week. Shelter reservations are final and NON-Refundable. Day substitutions may be available - restrictions apply. 

NEW! Online reservations and payments can be made on our new online reservation portal here.  

To check availability and rent a shelter, please call the Parks Administrative Office at (765) 807-1500 or visit us at:
1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47904

We gladly accept credit and debit card transactions over the phone. Cash or personal check payments must be completed in person in the Parks Administrative Office.