Gulf State Park

Pavilions at Lake Shelby

Lake Shelby Back Pavilion Update
Lake Shelby Front Pavilion Update
Lake Shelby Picnic Pavilion

If you have a small group outing, a family reunion or a birthday party, then a Picnic Pavilion at Lake Shelby is perfect! A charcoal grill is located at each pavilion for you to use during your event. Bathroom facilities are located across the parking lot from these venues.


Want to explore the park? Rent bikes or take a segway tour from this location to experience more of Gulf State Park!


Rental Information

Rental times are 7 days a week from 8:00 am to sunset (except major holiday weekends, i.e. July 4th, Labor Day, and Memorial Day).
Capacity of 50 guests
Rental rate is $57 per pavilion 
Includes the use of 4 to 6 picnic tables and a charcoal grill


Front Pavilion 

Lake Shelby Front Pavilion View

Back Pavilion

Lake Shelby Back Pavilion View


To reserve one of the picnic pavilions please check the date you are interested in on the calendars below, if your date is available please fill out the paperwork below and email it to and we will then call you for payment. Please note that the reservation is not confirmed until we receive both the paperwork and the payment. 


Front Picnic Pavilion Reservation Calendar


Back Picnic Pavilion Reservation Calendar