Calvin Park

  1. 2022 PARK SEASON
    Park shelter permitting begins on March 1, 2022 with use starting on April 1, 2022. Read the Permit a Park Shelter Information Packet to learn which park shelters are available to permit this season and the rules/guidelines.

**This park is unavailable to rent Monday through Friday from June 17 to August 12, 2022**

Located near the Rockville Civic Center, Calvin Park is 6 acres of open space with a baseball field, playground, and basketball and tennis courts. Available at the park are drinking fountains, benches, shelter, picnic tables and restrooms.

For more information, contact the Rockville Civic Center Business Office at parkrental@rockvillemd.gov or 240-314-8660.

Important Information About Park Shelter Permits 

Be sure to read the Permit a Park Shelter Information Packet to learn the process, rules, and regulations associated with permitting a shelter in a City of Rockville park. 

Guidelines

  • Park shelter permit requests are accepted March 1 through October 24.
  • Park shelters are available for use April 1 through October 31.
  • At least 7 calendar days' notice is required to obtain a permit for a park shelter. 
  • Alcohol and non-alcohol permits are allowed. 
  • Permits for park shelters can be issued for use Monday through Sunday between 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. 

Permit Fees

All park shelter permits require a $100 security deposit in addition to the rental fee at the time of permitting. Public, charter, or private schools receive discounted rates depending on status. 


ResidentNon-Resident
Non-Alcohol$150 for 5 hours
$30 each additional hour
$250 for 5 hours
$50 each additional hour
Alcohol$300 for 5 hours
$60 each additional hour
$400 for 5 hours
$80 for each additional hour

Park Shelter Permitting Process

Review Guidelines

Review the Permit a Park Shelter Information Packet
(some parks are unavailable at certain times due to programming and construction) 

Submit Application

Complete the Online Park Shelter Permit Request Form
(only submit this form if you want to permit a park; this form is not used to learn park availability)

Approval and Payment

Once the request form is received, an approval or denial will be made within 48 hours. If the requested date is available, a park shelter permit will be sent to you via email. The permit must be signed and returned, along with payment, within 24 hours.