Picnic Shelters

How to Reserve a Shelter
In order to reserve a shelter, you must come by in person to the Gaylord Perry Center, 300 West Pine Street, between 8:00am and 5:00pm, Monday – Friday.  A reservation form must be completed and a reservation fee paid.  For more information or to check availability call 252-792-7042.  

Picnic Shelter Application
Picnic Shelter Guidelines

Hours of Reservations

Full Day – Sunrise-Sunset
Half Day - Sunrise-2pm, or 3pm-Sunset
Unless reserved, shelters are available on a first-come first-saved basis.


Shelter Listings

Park Name

Number Tables


Full Day Fee

Half Day Fee    

Godwin-Coppage Park 



$40 Resident
  $60 Non-resident    

$20 Resident
     $30 Non-resident       

Gaylord Perry Park
Available in 2022



$40 Resident
$60 Non-Resident

$20 Resident
$30 Non-Resident