Park & Picnic Rentals

The City of Morgan Hill has a number of picnic sites available for rent. Below is information to help with the picnic reservation process:

HOW TO RENT

Picnic reservations are processed online only at www.mhreconline.com. Please visit https://bit.ly/mhpicnicsonline to reserve a Picnic Site. Picnic Reservations are only be accepted between 8am-8pm and only one reservation is processed per picnic site per day. Picnic site reservations are accepted 12 months in advance but with at least a 2-day notice.

AVAILABILITY

To view availability, please visit the Facility Calendar. Select the desired park in the Facility box and select BBQ/Picnic in the Room Type box.

STATE OF CALIFORNIA HEALTH ORDER (COVID19)

  1. Event organizer accepts full responsibility to adhere to all and any active Health Orders set by State of California Public Health Department and Santa Clara County Public Health Department. 
  2. Failure to do so could result in cancellation of current and future rental contracts and forfeiture of rental fees and damage deposits paid.

MAGICAL BRIDGE & STAGE BBQ AREA UPDATE

The Community Park playground is not available due to construction of the Magical Bridge playground. In addition, the Stage BBQ Area is not available for reservation during construction.

SPECIAL EVENT PERMITS (SEP)

Events with entertainment, charging an entry fee, more than 50 guests, serving alcohol, amplified sound, or selling food WILL REQUIRE a Special Event Permit (SEP). A SEP has a separate flat fee. Please visit Special Event Permits for additional information.

ALCOHOL PERMIT EXCEPTION

Reservations wishing to serve only alcohol at their picnic reservation WILL NOT REQUIRE a Special Event Permit. The reservations WILL REQUIRE an Alcohol Permit. The Alcohol Permit can be purchased and obtained through the online reservation checkout process while completing the reservation.

BOUNCE HOUSES

Bounce houses are only allowed in rentable picnic areas. Please utilize the pre-approved vendor list for bounce house rentals. We can authorize new vendors if the meet our pre-approved vendor requirements. Please see the application below for more information.