Anita Purves Nature Center
Multipurpose rooms are ideal for parties, meetings or group retreats and feature views of the prairie and close proximity to Busey Woods. Available rooms seat between 25 and 75 people and include counter space and sinks, VCR/DVD monitor, easels and LCD projector for an additional fee.
For additional rental information, call 217-384-4062. Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance. Download a rental request form here.
Planning a birthday party or other event? You can reserve the gym for basketball, floor hockey, soccer, or almost any activity you come up with. Food can be eaten in adjacent room. Reserve your time slot at least two weeks in advance by completing an application and making a full payment. There is a two-hour minimum on parties or rentals. Call 217-255-8601 for information.
Download a gym rental form here.
CRYSTAL LAKE PARK FAMILY AQUATIC Center
Rent space on the party patio and enjoy swimming with your birthday party or group. Call 217-239-7946 for party/rental information. Reservations should be made at least two weeks in advance. Download a rental request form here.
The Lake House is the perfect place for your next gathering: birthdays, anniversaries, bridal and baby showers, rehearsal dinners, holiday parties, company retreats, meetings, corporate trainings, graduations and intimate weddings. The Lake House offers a beautiful view of Crystal Lake with easy access to pavilions, playgrounds, and boating in the park. The climate-controlled room seats up to 50 people and can accommodate up to 100 people with the addition of the outdoor terrace.
Every rental includes the use of a prep kitchen (no stove/oven) with ample counter space, small microwave, three-compartment sink, an ice machine, and a refrigerator and freezer.
For additional rental information, call 217-367-1544. Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance. Download a rental request form here.
PHILLIPS RECREation CENTER
Multipurpose rooms are ideal for parties, meetings or group retreats. Available rooms accommodate between 10 and 100 people (seated) and 170 people (standing) and may include counter space and sinks. For an additional fee you can borrow equipment such as a projector or TV/VCR/DVD and you can request coffee service.
For additional rental information, call 367-1544. Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance. Download a rental request form here.
URBANA INDOOR AQUATIC CENTER
There is a special party room waiting for you at UIAC. Swim and use the room for a 2-hour time slot during public hours. When calling 217-384-7665 for reservation information, ask about the discount for supervising adults. On the day of the party, be sure to provide the cashier with a list of names of party attendees.
When you rent the UIAC before or after public hours, it includes unlimited swimming, use of the party area and use of the facility. Lifeguards are provided. A $75 damage deposit is due at the time of request.
NEW! Swim with Ariel
presented by Frogs, Snails and Fairy Tales
Swim with Ariel during your private rental for an additional $100/hour (one-hour min). Ariel will swim with your guests, sing songs, pose for photos and play games. You can purchase additional time in 30-minute increments. Seashell trinkets are included. Call 217-493-7389 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more. Please make all reservations at least two weeks in advance. Reservations for your private rental must be completed before you may add the Swim with Arial package.
Download a rental request form here.