Park Rental Fees

  • Cloquet’s Beautiful Parks. . . a perfect setting for your event.

    Your Family, Group or Company Picnic, Class Reunion or Summer Party will be a great success when you reserve one of Cloquet’s exceptional park facilities. 
    Whether the size of your group is 10 or 100, we have the perfect site.
    Parks are open from 6 am to 10 pm each day.  Alcoholic beverages are not allowed in any of the city park areas. ATV’s dirt bikes, snowmobiles, etc. are not allowed and violators will be ticketed.

    Rental Fees:

    Resident (Private): $25
    Non-Resident (Private)$50

    Cloquet Businesses (per day) or weddings 
    Up to 100 people $50
    101 to 200 people $75
    Over 200 (300 max.) $100

    Non-Cloquet Businesses (per day) or weddings
    Up to 100 people $100
    101 to 200 people $150
    Over 201—300   $200
    Major Use with over 300 people $400

    Athletic Complex
    For Hilltop, Athletic, and Pinehurst Parks

    Per Day $100
    Plus Gate Fees or Team Fees
     (payable after event) $0 - $3,500 (or 10%)

    *Braun Park has a city agreement covering tournaments.

    Park fees include available power, use of facilities on site, and garbage collection.  

    *Major Use includes up to two additional portable toilets, one additional dumpster, barricades and street use with approval from the city.  Additional toilets or dumpsters may increase your rental charge. City police will be notified of the event but will not provide security.  


    Athletic Park 
    Corner of 14th St. & Prospect Ave. 
    Lighted Baseball Field
    Basketball court
    Playground equipment
    Warming house
    Open skating rink
    Modern Restrooms & Electricity (Winter)
    Summer Restrooms: two portable tiolets

    Braun Park
    Located on 14th St. & Lawrence Rd . 
    2 Baseball fields
    4 Softball fields
    Volleyball court
    Basketball hoop
    Shelter and picnic tables
    Concession building
    Modern Restrooms open during soccer games

    Dunlap Island Park
    Located on the St. Louis River—home of the voyager 
    Fort-like structure and stage
    Lighting & Electricity
    Lighted sidewalk along the river with benches.
    Portable toilets only during major events.

    Hilltop Park
    Located across from Fond du Lac College on 14th St.
    Three Soccer fields
    Two picnic tables
    Playground equipment
    Portable toilets open during soccer games.

    Pine Valley Park
    Located behind the Northwoods Credit Union Arena at Hwy 33 and Armory Rd.
    (Summer Rental Only)
    Summer hiking trails 
    Picnic tables and benches
    Heated chalet
    2.5 k lighted XC ski trail
    2.5 non-lighted  XC ski trail
    Ski jump
    Tubing hill
    Outdoor hockey rink

    Pinehurst Park
    Located at Hwy 33 and Carlton Ave.
    Two Playgrounds
    2 lighted tennis courts 
    Softball field
    2-3 picnic tables 
    Modern Restrooms during The Beach open hours.  Portable toilet located near the softball fields.
    Skating rink & Hockey rink
    Sliding hill
    Winter warming house

    Summer picnic shelter (one outlet) several tables

    You may also rent The Beach swimming area for $150.00/hour before or after the Beach is open to the public.


    Sunnyside Park
    Located next to Churchill Elementary at Granite and Jefferson St. 
    Large playground
    Baseball field
    Soccer field
    Tennis courts
    Log picnic shelter
    Summer restroom: portable toilet during soccer season located near the warming house (down by the soccer fields).

    Warming house w/ restrooms
    Sliding hill
    Hockey and skating rinks

    Veterans Memorial Park 
    Located at Hwy 33 and Ave. B
    Shelter w/ picnic tables and electricity Soccer field
    Pond w/ fountain and benches
    Veterans' Memorial
    Summer Restroom: Handicap and regular portable toilet

    In the Veteran's Park picnic shelter outlets are up near the rafters, bring an extension cord to plug in a crockpot or other small appliance.

    Restroom facilities at Veteran's Park



     To rent one of Cloquet's beautiful parks please fill out the park request form.

    Please check the facilities calendar to verify that the park you wish to rent is available.


    • When the request has been approved the contact named under "Person Responsible" will be assigned/notified of his/her permanent pin number.
    • When the Facilities Contract is sent, the "Person Responsible" will be asked to respond using the pin number. The response constitutes an electronic signature and indicates approval of the contract.