A gazebo in a Las Cruces parkGeneral Facility Rental Rules & Regulations


To ensure that all City-owned parks and recreation facilities are made available on an equitable basis to individuals, groups, and organizations residing within the City of Las Cruces, Doña Ana County, New Mexico.


Priority for use will be given to year-round recreational programs directly sponsored and/or co-sponsored by the City of Las Cruces. The School District will have next priority for use of fields and facilities. All individuals, groups and organizations must abide by all facility and City of Las Cruces rules and regulations, the Municipal Code, and must obtain special permits if such are required (i.e, Sound Permits). Refer to Las Cruces Municipal Code (LCMC), Chapter 20, Parks and Recreation, Article 1. In General, Section 20-1.

Application Process

Select the location of a Park, Facility, Sports Field, or Aquatic Facility that you would like to request a reservation for. Learn more about our facilities and parks

If the selected date is available, a permit application will need to be submitted to the Administrative Offices, at least 2 weeks in advance of reservation. Download the appropriate form to complete your application:

Permit applications to include fees and additional documentation can be submitted in the following ways:


Payment will only be taken at the Parks and Recreation Administrative Offices (1501 E Hadley Avenue) or mailed to:
Parks and Recreation
P.O. Box 20000
Las Cruces, NM 88004

User fees are established by the City Council. All applicable fees and/or deposits must be paid a minimum of seven working days prior to the approved event by cash, credit card, check or money order made payable to the City of Las Cruces

  1. Aquatics
  2. Sports Fields
  3. Parks
Rental TypeFee
Child Watch$1
Party Room$100 for 3.5 hours
Swim Session: Infant (0 to 2 years old)Free
Swim Session: Youth (3 to 17 years old)
Swim Session: Adult (18 to 59 years old)
Swim Session: Senior (60 years old and up)
Exclusive Rental Regional Aquatic Center (Friday and Saturday 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.) NO HOLIDAY RENTALS
Exclusive Rental Outdoor Pools only available seasonally (Friday to Sunday 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.) NO HOLIDAY RENTALS

Hold Your Event Downtown

Main Street Downtown is a great place to hold your next event. Learn more about holding events downtown.