Building Rentals

Online Building Rental is Available

View available dates / buildings and reserve buildings online.  Parks and Recreation has five enclosed park buildings available for rent.

  • The Community Building and Reunion Hall, each located within Riverview Park, are available to rent all year and have heat and air conditioning.
  • Anson Park Building, Kiwanis Park Building and the Riverview Park Log Cabin Building are available seasonally (May -- October). As of January 2019, rentals are accepted through December 2020.

See photos and description of each building here.

Building rental hours are 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 pm, on the date  of your building rental.

Buildings may not be used for any personal gain (ie. garage sale or any type sales of any kind).


View availability of a rental building and dates online or Email the Parks and Recreation Department

Requested dates / buildings "cannot be held".  Buildings are reserved on a first come first serve basis online or at the Parks and Recreation office.


To receive a key for your upcoming park building rental:
-two or more office working days prior to your rental
-between 8:30 AM & 4:30 PM
-at the Parks and Recreation office, 10 West State Street, Marshalltown.  Call (641) 754-5715 with questions.
-bring a current credit/debit card (card numbers are recorded) there is no deposit charged
-there are no charges after the rental provided all the rules are followed, the building is left in good condition and the key has been returned
-There is a $25 fee for issuing keys outside Parks and Recreation office hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Contact (641) 754-5725 for after hours key pickup

Building rental hours are from 10 AM until 11 PM ONLY on the date of your rental.  

To prevent additional charges (or possible inability to rent a building in the future):
-ONLY enter the building the day of your rental at 10 AM or after
-exit the building by 11 PM after it has been cleaned and all your guests also exit the building
-leave the garbage bags inside the building inside the garbage containers provided - never leave garbage outside in the park!
-if more garbage bags are needed, bring in bags then take them home with you
-not following rules, damage to the building or not returning the key will result in additional fees (or possible inability to rent a building in the future). 

The Log Cabin in Riverview Park and Anson Park and Kiwanis Park buildings have no heat, air conditioning or refrigerator and are closed the end of October until the end of April each year.


Only free standing signs or decorations are allowed. Nothing may be attached, inside or outside, to the building, trees, signs, poles or anything within any park.

Bands are not permitted in any building, however a DJ is allowed. Music must end by 10 p.m. If complaints are received about loud music, the rental will be ended and the deposit will not be returned.

Marshalltown has a "Tobacco-Free" park policy which bans all tobacco products in City owned parks and green space. Persons using tobacco products must move off City owned property.

Alcohol is permitted only within buildings rented in Riverview Park when a renter age 21 or older with the alcohol fee paid. View Alcohol Rules and Regulations (PDF). Renters including alcohol are required to show a driver's license or identification.

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