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Electronic Shelter Reservation Application

To make a shelter reservation, please choose one of the following options

Prices in effect March 1, 2014

Erie County Parks and Recreation
95 Franklin Street Room 1254

Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 858-8355

Complete all information requested. Reservations are not final until full payment is received and a permit is issued by the Parks Department, at which point reservations are final. Please check the desired facility prior to making a reservation to ensure it is even available on the date desired and is suitable for your needs. No exchanges or refunds will be given. Reservations are made on a first come, first served basis. For additional information or for shelter availability please contact Erie County Parks at erie_county_parks@erie.gov or call 716-858-8355.

If you already know your desired shelter is available, you do not need to fill out this application. Simply click the icon below and make a payment. Please disregard the "reservations must be made before payment will be accepted" statement. We do not confirm a reservation until full payment is received and are working on having the system corrected.

Shelter reservations are available between May 1st and October 15th.

Party Information
Park Information
  • Reservation will be acknowledged by confirmation email and finalized with a permit. Bring your permit with you on the date of your event.
  • Remember that all permits are subject to obeying all parks rules which are posted and mailed with your confirmation letter.
  • The Group Leader/Person will be responsible for the shelter clean up. In addition, they are responsible for the actions of their parties.
  • The Erie County Parks Dept. is not responsible for lost or stolen articles or accidents.

For expedited processing of your reservation request, fill out the form above and click Submit.