Are you planning a family reunion, corporate party or large picnic this summer at one of your Long Island State Parks? If you are interested in renting one of the 12 reservable picnic pavilions on a weekend or holiday, registration will be held on a first come, first served basis on Saturday, February 8, 2020 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Bethpage State Park Clubhouse.
The Clubhouse will open to the public at 12:00 AM.
The public must continuously remain on a first come, first served line from the moment they take their line position until they enter the Registration Room.
Reservable picnic pavilions are located at the following State Parks: -Belmont Lake State Park, North Babylon
-Bethpage State Park, Farmingdale
-Heckscher State Park, East Islip
-Hempstead Lake State Park, Hempstead
-Gov. Alfred E. Smith/Sunken Meadow State Park, Kings Park (Field # 4) -Valley Stream State Park, Valley Stream
2020 Applications can be obtained in person at the Long Island State Park Regional Permit Department in Babylon, Monday through Friday, from 9:00 AM – 4:45 PM. Applications can also be obtained by visiting our website www.parks.ny.gov, clicking on Regions, clicking on Long Island, and then choosing the 2020 Group Use Permit Application. You may also obtain an application by sending a business size self-addressed stamped envelope to:
P.O Box 247 Babylon, NY 11702
After February 8, all applications will be issued on a first come, first served basis at Long Island State Park Headquarters in Babylon.
For additional information, please call the Regional Permit Office at 631-321-3515.