Larz Anderson is the largest park in Brookline. Offering commanding views of the city of Boston, an enclosed children’s play area, picnic areas, ball fields, a figure-eight lagoon, and architectural features for wedding ceremonies. Larz Anderson Park is sure to be the perfect spot for your outing or event.
The shelter, a covered area can accommodate up to 85 people, consists of 8 covered picnic tables, 3 uncovered picnic tables, and 6 charcoal grills.
Individual Barbecue Area
There are 12 individual barbecue areas throughout the park. Each barbecue area can accommodate up to 8 adults, consists of 1 table and 1 charcoal grill.
Skyline Shelter Season (April-October)
This 15-acre multi-generational community park was completed in the spring of 2008 and includes a regulation size synthetic turf soccer field, play areas, picnic areas, a picnic shelter without grills, walking paths, with parking and connections to the Lost Pond Nature Sanctuary. The park is located off Newton Street close to the Horace James Circle in South Brookline. The Picnic Shelter, a covered area, consists of three picnic tables, can accommodate groups of up to 35 people.
Reservation Permits For Larz Anderson Park and Skyline Park
Permits for a bbq area, shelter, or a wedding ceremony may be issued either for the entire day or in a half day increment (10:00AM-2:30PM or 3:00PM-7:30PM). The fields are open to the public as first come first served basis unless a permit has been issued.
Reserve a Picnic Table at One of Brookline Parks (April – October)
Many parks in Brookline have a picnic area available for exclusive use. Picnic areas consist of one picnic table that can be reserved for small events accommodating up to 40 people. There is a 2 hour minimum when reserving a picnic area. If you would like to reserve a picnic table for exclusive use, you can make the reservation online or call (617) 730-2069. If the event will consist of more than 40 people, a special event application must be submitted.
Half Day (10:00AM – 2:30PM or 3:00PM – 7:30PM) ; Full Day (10:00AM – 7:30PM)Rental FeesResidentNon-Resident Individual Barbecue Area Half Day $45 $90 Individual Barbecue Area Full Day $90 $180 Shelter Area Half Day $175 $275 Shelter Area Full Day $350 $550 Wedding Ceremony Half Day $175 $275 Half Day (10:00AM – 2:30PM or 3:00PM – 7:30PM) ; Full Day (10:00AM – 7:30PM)Rental FeesResidentNon-Resident Shelter Area Half Day $175 $275 Shelter Area Full Day $350 $550 Time Increments (10:00AM – 12:00PM, 1:00PM – 3:00PM, 4:00PM – 6:00PM) – Must be a 2 hour minimum reservationRental FeeResidentNon-Resident Picnic Area per Hour $25 $50Minimum Price Per Person: $5Venue Appropriate for which age groups:
- Babies & Toddlers
- 3-5th Grade
- Middle School
- High School
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