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We offer three park sites, in Elk Grove, to host your personal, family, or company picnic. Various sized sites are available for accommodating up to 500 people. All other CSD parks are available on a first come basis.•Derr-Okamoto Community Park 9550 Mainline Drive Elk Grove, CA 95624 •Elk Grove Park 9950 Elk Grove Florin Road Elk Grove, CA 95624 •Morse Community Park 5540 Bellaterra Drive Elk Grove, CA 95757
Picnic bookings are available March through October only, based upon availability. Picnics for a specific date are accepted on a first come, first served basis, a maximum of one year in advance of the date. Applications will not be accepted after the close of business on Wednesday for the upcoming weekend. If mailing/e-mailing/faxing, 3 weeks advance notice is required to be processed. If 3 weeks advance notice cannot be provided, then the application process must be done in person.
Applications are processed in the order they are received. Walk-in customers have priority over e-mailed, faxed or mailed applications. Completed facility rental applications will be accepted via walk in or fax to our locations below. You may also email your completed application. Wackford Community and Aquatic Complex: 9014 Bruceville Road, Elk Grove, CA 95624 Open Monday - Friday, 8am – 8pm and Saturday - Sunday, 8am - 5pm, Fax: (916) 405-5659; CSD Administrative Office: 8820 Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove, CA 95624 Open Monday – Thursday, 8am - 5pm and Friday 8am - 12pm Fax: (916) 685-6942
Yes, payment is due in full to book your picnic site. Card payments accepted are Visa, Discover and MasterCard. Cash payments are accepted with no denomination higher than a $20. Check payments must be written out to Cosumnes CSD. Apple Pay is not currently accepted.
Picnic hours are from 7 am to 7 pm. The picnic site is yours for the day, during park hours. A minimum of one adult must be at your booked site no later than 11:30 am. Reservations cannot be guaranteed after that time, if nobody is at your site by 11:30 am the reserved picnic site will be released.
Barbeque grill embers must be completely burned out and placed in an existing ash bin, park grill or removed from the park. Ashes are not to be dumped in trash cans or on lawn. Use of privately owned propane grills is prohibited, commercially operated propane grills may be permitted at special event picnics.
•Rentals involving fees for participation, selling of commodities, amplified music (e.g. live bands or DJ setups), entertainment attractions (e.g. bounce houses, climbing walls), or sales of food and alcohol may be considered Special Events rather than Picnics. Special Events are subject to a different approval process and require a minimum of 90 day’s notice. •Park staff is not available for loading and unloading any type of equipment. •All equipment used during the picnic site rental must be removed from the site during the time allotted in the rental contract. The CSD is not responsible for damage or theft of items left by the rental party or services contracted by the rental party. •Portable toilets (porta potties) can be provided for an additional fee and must be arranged through the CSD. CSD staff will assist in placement of the porta potties. Placement will be made as close to the site as possible without causing damage to CSD property. CSD staff will not prevent the use of the units by the public. •The CSD reserves the right to cancel all activities if the activities differ from what is stated in the rental application and / or the renter does not meet contractual terms, the rental will be cancelled without a refund. •Dogs must be on leashes and kept with owners at all times. Dog owners are required to immediately clean up after their dogs. •The renting party is responsible for securing and posting all required licenses / permits. •Sub-leasing to another individual or party is strictly prohibited. •CSD District properties, including picnic sites, are regulated under Ordinance No. 15. Copies are available on the CSD website at www.yourcsd.com •Available parking is not guaranteed and may be limited. •Security may be required for events held at any CSD facility or CSD outside rental space. The rental party will be notified of security charges upon contract signing. •All trash must be placed in receptacles provided. The CSD will provide additional trash liners if needed. •A minimum of one adult must be at your booked site no later than 11:30 am. Reservations cannot be guaranteed after that time, if nobody is at your site by 11:30 am the reserved picnic site will be released. •In the event of undesirable weather, including park closures, the CSD will not be responsible for the interruption to the event. The CSD reserves the right to close a park or facility due to unsafe conditions or inclement weather.