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Rent A Shelter House

Parks & Recreation

Rent A Shelter House
To rent, call (620) 327-4412 or stop by Hesston City Hall at 115 E Smith St.

$10.00 discount for City of Hesston residents.

King shelterKing Park Shelter
500 N Ridge Rd, Hesston
You can rent the whole building or we can pull a dividing wall and you can rent just one side. Building is climate controlled.
Whole Building: $70.00
  • Full Kitchen
  • 18 - 6' Tables, 108 Chairs
East Side Only: $45.00
  • Full Kitchen 
  • 9 - 6' Tables, 54 Chairs
West Side Only: $40.00
  • Microwave & sink only
  • 9 - 6' Tables, 54 Chairs
Occupancy Limits
  Size with Tables & Chairs with Chairs only Standing only
Whole Building 1566 sq. ft. 108 224 314
East Side 783 sq. ft. 54 112 157
West Side 783 sq. ft. 54 112 157
Tables seat 6. More King Park shelter pictures
Heritage shelterHeritage Park Shelter
309 E Knott St, Hesston
Full kitchen complete with range, fridge, and microwave. Building is climate controlled.

Whole Building: $45.00
  • Full Kitchen
  • 10 - 6' Tables, 60 Chairs






Occupancy Limits
  Size with Tables & Chairs with Chairs only Standing only
Whole Building   960 sq. ft. 60 137 192
Tables seat 6. More Heritage Park shelter pictures

Rental Guidelines
The City of Hesston maintains multi-use shelter houses at King Park and Heritage Park that may be rented by an organization or individual. The following serves as guidelines for reserving these facilities:

  • Reservations are to be made at the City Offices located at 115 E Smith St during regular working hours.
  • Reservations shall be granted on a “first come-first served” basis.
  • The person reserving the facility must be in attendance at the rental function and will be held responsible for the condition of the facility at the conclusion of the rental.
  • Reservations will be taken for no more than one (1) year in advance.
  • Recurring rentals are allowed for up to eight (8) weeks.
  • Shelters may only be rented during the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. New Year’s Eve hours are 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.
  • Reservations may be refunded if canceled with at least three (3) business days notice.
  • Rental fees must be paid at the time the rental is confirmed (Refer to rental fee schedule on Confirmation Form).
  • No commercial activities, including garage sales, are to be conducted on the premises.
  • Non-profit groups must have permission from the City Administrator to conduct fundraisers that resemble commercial activity.
  • The possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages including cereal malt beverages, i.e. 3.2 beer, is unlawful on park property.
  • The thermostat should be set appropriately for season and group.
  • Required Clean-up: All tables and chairs are to be returned to the respective carts; trash must be put into containers; floors swept clean and all spills are to be mopped up.
  • Damages to park facilities resulting from misuse, negligence or abuse by the renter of the facility will be assessed to the party or parties who rented the facility.
  • Reservations for activities such as concerts, demonstrations or other such activities must be approved by the City Administrator.
  • Any deviations from these guidelines must be approved by the City Administrator.
Shelter House Rental Form and Guidelines (pdf)

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