Downtown Sidewalk

Rental Facilities

Howard Gilman Waterfront Park

Located in downtown St. Marys, the Howard Gilman Waterfront Park has several areas that can be rented individually or the entire park can be rented (click here for an application) or (click here for a color map of the park).  These areas include the stage, gazebo, fountain, and picnic area.  Please see below for fee and deposit schedule.  For more information about renting the park, contact Renee Coakley at Renee.Coakley@stmarysga.gov or (912) 510-4041.

Fee and Deposit Schedule:

Rental fees for the Howard Gilman Waterfront Park are as follows: 

Ampitheater Stage:  $300 Special Events Rental Fee PLUS $100 Deposit Payable for a total cost of $400.  (Please note that the reservation will redeem the $100 deposit after the event is completed and all of the city rental standards are met). 

Gazebo:  $200 Special Events Rental Fee PLUS $50 Deposit Payable for a total cost of $250.  (Please note that the reservation will redeem the $50 deposit after the event is completed and all of the city rental standards are met). 

Picnic Area:   $100 Special Events Rental Fee PLUS $50 Deposit Payable for a total cost of $150.  (Please note that the reservation will redeem the $50 deposit after the event is completed and all of the city rental standards are met). 

Water Fountain:  $100 Special Events Rental Fee PLUS $25 Deposit Payable for a total cost of $125.  (Please note that the reservation will redeem the $25 deposit after the event is completed and all of the city rental standards are met). 

Entire Park:  $600 Special Events Rental Fee PLUS $200 Deposit Payable for a total cost of $800.  (Please note that the reservation will redeem the $200 deposit after the event is completed and all of the city rental standards are met). 

Entire Park Closure (with City Council Approval):  $600 Special Events Rental Fee PLUS $100 Deposit Payable for a total cost of $700.  (Please note that the reservation will redeem the $100 deposit after the event is completed and all of the city rental standards are met).  (This type rental is approved for For-profit organizations and includes 10% of admission charge). 

 

Howard Gilman Waterfront Park Entrance

Howard Gilman Waterfront Park Fountain

Howard Gilman Waterfront Park Stage