Pittsburgh Park Rentals

Pittsburgh parks make a great backdrop for any special occasion.

Whether you're planning the perfect wedding, baby shower, birthday party, graduation party, retirement party, fundraiser or business meeting, there is space for you!

The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy is proud to provide unique rental opportunities for your next special event or corporate meeting at the Frick Environmental Center, the Schenley Park Visitor Center, and Schenley Plaza.

Schenley Park Cafe and Visitor Center

The Schenley Park Café and Visitor Center is the perfect venue if you’re looking for natural tranquility in the heart of the city. This charming, recently restored building dates to the early 1900s, and provides a beautiful window onto Schenley Park. Adjacent to nearby Phipps Conservatory, it can accommodate up to 50 guests inside the building for a seated event, and 70 guests for a cocktail reception. A tented patio is also available for up to 120 additional guests.

Frick Environmental Center

The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy oversees special events at the Frick Environmental Center. The Center can accommodate outdoor weddings with up to 150 people, indoor receptions and meetings for up to 75 seated and 100 standing. Please note this is a living building -- there are no power sources outdoors and generators are not allowed. Please contact Zero Fossil for clean energy options outside.

Schenley Plaza

The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy oversees special events at Schenley Plaza and surrounding areas. The Plaza can accommodate up to 250 people for outdoor weddings, up to 200 people seated and 400 people standing for receptions under the tent. Power is located throughout the park and there is also access to a 200 amp service with a certified electrician. 

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Please note that the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy does not manage shelter and pavilion rentals. Please visit www.registerparks.pittsburghpa.gov to request a shelter reservation. 

Burgh Brides

Still have questions?

Please contact Katie King,

Events Coordinator


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