Rental / Reservations

The Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department has multiple venues available for the public’s use. Whether you need a meeting area, a place for a family gathering or a corporate outing we can accommodate your needs. Following is a list of available facilities for rent:

Active Heating Sportszone at Prairie Lakes Wellness Center 

Gym Rental - $30/Court/Hour
1/2 Day Rental - $500 Two Courts
Full Day Rental - $900 Four Courts
Contact: Josh Maag at 882-6260

Picnic Shelters

Contact the Park and Rec office to reserve a shelter. Shelters are equipped with electricity and picnic tables.

We offer six different locations to hold your event:
  • McKinley Park
  • Bramble Park North
  • Bramble Park South
  • City Park Main Shelter #1
  • City Park Shelter #2
  • City Park Shelter #3
  • Lion's Park Shelter - Rates for this shelter are $50 per time slot.
Rental times: 7 days a week with two choices either 11am -5pm or 5pm – 10pm. 
Rental Fee: $25.00 per time slot unless specified.

Derby Downs Clubhouse

Contact the Park and Rec office to Reserve this facility. Clubhouse consists of meeting space along with full kitchen facility.

Rental times available 7 days a week April 15 – October 31. 
Rental Fee: $75.00 plus a $50.00 refundable deposit.

City Auditorium

Available for rent is the gymnasium consisting of two playing courts or 8,400 sq ft of flat floor space with balcony and stage area. Also available are two meeting rooms: The Multi-purpose room which will seat approximately 100 people and the conference room will accommodate around 15. Rental time is strictly on availability and varies throughout the seasons.

Reservations can be made by calling Josh Maag at 882-6260
Rental Fees vary by purpose and group, call for pricing.


Reservations can be made by calling Andrew Magedanz at 882-6260
Rental Fees vary by purpose and group, call for pricing.

Prairie Lakes Wellness Center

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Reservations can be made by calling the Prairie Lakes Wellness Center at 605-882-6250

Watertown Family Aquatic Center

Enjoy the WFAC all by yourself as a family, group or corporation. You will have access to the entire facility which is also staffed for your group safety.

Reservations can be made by calling the WFAC at 882-6267 during in-season and 605-882-6250 during off-season 
Rental Fee: $400.00 for rental slots up to 100 people and $3.00 each addl.
Contact Jodi Hemiller to make these reservations at 882-6250

Other Available Rentals

Also available for use or rental is the following: 
  • Watertown Showmobile
  • Community Garden Plots
  • Softball / Baseball Complexes 
  • Golf Cart Storage 
  • Trolley 
Please call 882-6260 for more specifics on these rental facilities or services.