Picnic Shelters & Rentals
Shelter Reservation Information
Park shelter areas are available for family and group outings. Reservations for any shelter may be made by phone at (262) 797-2443 or in person at the Recreation Department:
3805 S. Casper Dr.,
New Berlin, WI 53151
New Berlin resident requests for summer group picnic reservations are accepted in person or by telephone starting the second Monday in January at the department office. Non-residents may reserve a site starting on the first Monday in March. Picnic sites will not be rented out for Malone Park
on July 1st through July 4th, or the days directly following if July 4 falls on a Friday or Saturday. This gives sufficient time for park crews to clean up after the Fourth of July Festival held in the park.
Picnic Rates & Policies 2016
Pictures of Picnic Shelters
Picnic Kits containing a Softball, Bat, Bases, Basketball, Volleyball, Net, Football, and Frisbee are available for a $15 fee. The fee is paid at the time the picnic permit is issued. Kits are to be picked up at the Recreation Department on the Friday prior to the weekend picnic. There are no refunds for kits that are not picked up.
City Ordinance 168 establishes park use rules and regulations governing parks and parkways under the jurisdiction of the New Berlin Parks, Buildings and Grounds Commission
, including prohibition of horses, golfing, and the operation of any motorized vehicles except in designated posted areas. Dogs are allowed in the parks but must be on a leash and are not allowed on athletic fields or in spectator areas. Glass beverage containers are prohibited in all public parks, and use of alcoholic beverages requires a park permit.