1801 IH45 (Gulf Freeway)
Highland Bayou Park Pavilion
Highland Bayou Park Pavilion will be opened to the general public on a first come first serve basis.Reservation of the pavilion is permissible with the following conditions:
- Resident - Reservations will require a permit and application completed and returned to City Hall.There will be a $50.00 fee and $100.00 refundable deposit (a portion may be withheld for clean up or repairs for damages).
- Non-Resident - Reservations will require a permit and application completed and returned to City Hall.There will be a $100.00 fee and $150.00 refundable deposit (a portion may be withheld for clean up or repairs for damages).
- Commercial Group - Reservations will require a permit and application completed and returned to City Hall.There will be a flat rate of $500.00 per day fee.
- (Reservations made less than thirty (30) days prior to the scheduled event must be paid in cash or money order)
Reservations can be made up to 90 days in advance for La Marque citizens or groups whose make-up is a majority of La Marque residents.Groups whose make-up is not a majority of La Marque residents or individuals who are not La Marque residents may reserve the pavilion up to 60 days in advance of an event.
All applicants must sign a waiver of liability for loss of property or personal injury.
A driver's license or other form of identification will be required.
All requests must be done on an application form.
Each group or individual reserving the pavilion is responsible for cleaning the pavilion after its use.All or a portion of the refundable deposit will be withheld for damages and if it is necessary for the City to clean the pavilion.Each Group or individual will be provided with four (4) 30 gallon trash bags for clean up.All garbage will be bagged and placed into the dumpster located on the site.
It is the responsibility of the group or individual reserving the pavilion to note any damages to the pavilion prior to their use and bring it to the City's attention.However, the City will inspect the facilities regularly to note damages.The City will be required to do an inspection after each event before the deposit can be refunded.The group or individual reserving the pavilion is responsible for the actions and/or damages caused by their guests.This includes violations of any park rules.Failure to adhere to Park Rules will constitute a forfeiture of the deposit.
Non-profit organizations may have the $50.00 fee waived by the Parks Board.The Parks Board will consider exemptions on a case by case basis taking into account special circumstances such as the event being open to the entire community and providing a benefit to the entire community.Individuals or groups wishing to reserve the pavilion need to allow two (2) weeks for a decision from the Parks Board.
No group will occupy the entire pavilion unless a permit has been obtained.
Cancellations less than seven (7) days prior to scheduled activity will result in forfeiture of $50.00 reservation fee.
Park Hours:Dawn till Dusk(daylight hours only)