Facility and Event Fees

General Information

  • Any function with more than 100 people attending must be approved by the Recreation and Parks subcommittee of the Common Council prior to the event.
  • Insurance for $1,000,000 in Liability and $1,000,000 in Property Damage is required for all Park usage naming the City of Norwalk as additionally insured
  • All facility rentals fees are non-refundable unless the facility can be re-booked
  • All fees, including outstanding balances, insurance and security deposits (blank check) are due 45 days prior to the event.  If the payment is not received, the City of Norwalk reserves the right to cancel the event
  • All outstanding balances and security deposits MUST be paid by a bank check.  Personal checks are no longer accepted for final payment
For questions concerning park and facility rental fees, please contact the Recreation and Parks Department at (203) 854-7806

Veteran's Park Marina

The Veteran’s Park Marina is open to residents and non-residents. The maximum boat size is 20 feet. Dinghy slips are also available for those with harbor moorings. For fees, services, rules, and regulations, contact the Recreation and Parks office at (203)854-7806. For bookings please call (203)866-8810

Cranbury Park

Pavilion Rental

The Cranbury Park Pavilion may be rented out to various groups throughout the season.  If the group is 25 or more people, a permit must be obtained and insurance is required

Rental fees are broken down by party size:

  • Less than 200 attendees: $450.00
  • Greater than 200 attendees: Park usage Fees apply

Gallaher Estate (at Cranbury Park)

Gallaher Estate is a beautiful Old English stone estate nestled within 190 acres of public parkland (Cranbury Park). The facility is open to residents and non-residents for parties, corporate events and weddings. Call the estate's office at (203) 854-7289 for specific rental procedures.

Note: The interior of the Mansion holds 100 people maximum as per Fire Marshall - This is strictly enforced

Rental fees for the Gallaher Mansion are as follows:

(10% Discount for Norwalk Residents)

  • 5 Hour Rental(*)  $3,000
  • 9 Hour Rental(*) $4,500
  • Additional Hours $450.00 Per Hour
(*) Includes Tent, Tables, Chairs, Terrace and Tea House & Garden

Calf Pasture Beach Tented Pavilions

Calf Pasture now has a tented pavilion available to rent for residents and non-residents. For detailed information please contact the office at (203) 854-7289 

Time Slots and Fees:

  • 4 Hour Rental $450.00
  • 9 Hour Rental  $675.00

All Other Park Facility Fees

A 10% discount will be extended to all Norwalk non-profit groups

  • 1 to 99 guests: $300.00
  • 100 to 249 guests: $450.00
  • 250 to 499 guests: $650.00
  • 500-999 guests: $900.00
  • 1000-2499 guests: $1,800.00
  • 2500 or more guests:$2,500.00