Picnic Shelter Reservations

Yorba Linda parks are some of the most beautiful and well-maintained parks throughout Orange County. Parks are open to the public, and the following picnic shelters and amphitheater are the only portions of the park able to be reserved for parties and gatherings. 

Reservations may be completed in person at the Parks and Recreation Department at City Hall or online at www.YLRecOnline.com. Yorba Linda residents can make a reservation up to 3 months (90 days) in advance and Non-Residents can make a reservation up to 1 month (30 days) in advance. Please review the park reservation procedures below for further information. The City of Yorba Linda reserves the right to limit the hours of use of any park facility to prevent adverse effects on the parks and adjacent residents. 

City parks are open from sunrise to sunset and parks without lights are considered closed after dark. Lighted parks and sports fields close at 10:00 p.m.  

Reservation Process

Picnic shelters and amphitheater can be reserved using the steps outlined below:

  1. Review the department’s Picnic Shelter Reservation Policy and Guidelines (PDF), which includes a list of picnic shelters available for reservation and all applicable fees.  
  2. Online: Picnic shelter reservations may be completed online at www.YLRecOnline.com. Users will need to have or create an online account through YLRecOnline.com.  
  3. In-Person: Complete a Park Reservation Application (PDF) and visit the Parks and Recreation Department at City Hall to complete and pay for your park reservation permit. The Hurless Barton Park amphitheater is only able to be reserved in person at Yorba Linda City Hall.
  4. Have your approved park reservation permit with you on the day of your event to confirm your reservation.