Rentals & Reservations

Athletic Fields, Picnic Shelters & Open Spaces

*Effective April 19, permits and reservations are available for picnic shelters and athletic fields ONLY. Stay tuned for additional updates for other facilities.

Contact the Division of Athletics and Recreational Sports for permitting requests. The Athletics Division has moved to the Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center. Hours of operations are Monday - Friday 10am - 6pm. Call 757-823-4304 or email for more information.

SevenVenues provides permitting for large events that require full use of all facilities at community parks, events that require street closures, events utilizing City property in Downtown Norfolk and First Amendment protected Expressive Activities. Email for more information.

Prior to submitting a shelter application (PDF) or athletic field application (PDF), please review the complete rental policy (PDF).

Please click on the menu below to get more information about Fields, Open Space, Recreation Facilities, Shelters, Pools & Beaches and Weddings at the Beach.

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  4. Pools & Beaches
  5. Weddings

Norfolk offers a number of athletic fields for rental. All rentals of fields are coordinated through the Division of Athletics and Recreational Sports, located inside of the Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center. Fields are unavailable for rental during the off-season, November 30 through February 28. 

Call 757-823-4304 and staff will assist you in selecting the most appropriate field for your event. 

Athletic Field Rental Fees

Field TypeResidentNon-Resident
Small Field$50 per day$75 per day
Large Field$75 per day$105 per day
Field Lights$40 per night$40 per night