Pavilion at Central Park

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About the Pavilion

Whether it’s a birthday, wedding, or retirement party, the Pavilion at Central Park is the perfect venue for your special occasion.  Located on the historic grounds of Denver’s former Stapleton International Airport, the Pavilion is available year-round and features a large main room with soaring windows and magnificent views of both Central Park and the Rocky Mountains. 

This indoor room can accommodate 50 people and includes tables, chairs, and a staging kitchen.  In fair weather months, the Pavilion’s two outdoor patios can increase capacity to 75, allowing you to take your party outside to enjoy Colorado’s beautiful warm days or cool peaceful nights.  An on-site event facilitator is available by appointment to show this facility, and will also be present on your special day to manage the facility for you.

Only one event is permitted per day.

Venue Details

Amenities & Features


  • Staging kitchen (includes refrigerator, sink, and counter space)
  • Tables & chairs (Amounts can vary. We recommend confirming table and chair counts at your walkthrough, 30-45 days before your event. Furniture for indoor use only unless noted otherwise) 
  • 2 outdoor patios
  • On-site event facilitator

Tables & Chairs

Item Seats Qty

3' rounds

3-4 10
6' banquets 6-8 8
Silver Chairs 39
Folding Chairs 32

Space Availability

To view a calendar of availability and make a reservation request, click the "Get Started" button on this page. 

Indoor only: 50
Indoor/outdoor: 75

Rental dates: Available year-round; reservation process begins November 1 for the following calendar year
Rental times: 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. daily

  • Minimum rental required: 4 hours
  • Maximum rental time: 9 hours
  • All rental times must include set up, clean up and any rehearsal

Rental Fees

Hourly rental rates (4 hour minimum):

Weekdays (Monday- Thursday before 4:00PM)


Evenings (Monday-Thursday after 4:00PM)


Weekends (Friday-Sunday) & holidays


Registered nonprofit organizations will be offered a 50% discount on rental fees.

Alcohol Policy

Beer, wine, champagne and hard alcohol may be served/sold.

  • If serving or selling alcohol:  Liquor Liability or Host Liquor Liability is required with your insurance coverage.
  • If selling alcohol:  a Special Event Liquor License must be acquired from the Denver Dept. of Excise and Licenses.
  • A licensed bartender who is not a guest of the event is required for the service of any alcohol

View full alcohol policy(PDF, 182KB)

Alcohol Sales/Service Requirements(PDF, 167KB)

Online Tour & Walkthrough Reservations

Event Facility Tours:

Free tours are available for those who wish to see the event facility and ask questions before submitting a reservation application. Tours are open house style, and you may arrive at any point within the listed timeframe. Family and friends are welcome to attend but only person needs to register. Schedule online using this hyperlink: Book A Tour (be sure to select the CORRECT facility)

Event Facility Walkthroughs:

A walkthrough is a final logistics meeting for permit holders who already booked an Event Facility. This meeting is a requirement to obtain your approved permit. Vendors, family, and friends are welcome to attend. Only one walkthrough is allowed per event, and we suggest attending 30-45 days before the event. Schedule online using this hyperlink: Book a Walkthrough

Tour and walkthrough appointments are posted on the 25th of the current month for the following month. Dates listed online may be out of chronological order.


8801 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Denver 80238  View Map

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