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Rentals
Wading Pools
 
Wading Pools To Rent

Traditional wading pools may be rented between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays during the regular wading pool season. 

Fees are $25 per hour with a 3-hour minimum at the following traditional wading pools:
 

  • Ashfield (720 East 19th Street)
  • Bates (330 Clark St)
  • Burke (601 E University)
  • Chesterfield (2719 Scott Ave)
  • Drake (2300 Drake Park Ave)
  • Jordan (600 East Wall Ave)
  • Sayers (1300 Linden Lane)
  • Sheridan (4000 Hull Aven)
  • Stone (2100 SE 5th St)
  • Tower (4900 Hickman Rd).

 

How To Rent a Wading Pool 
  • For availability, please call (515) 237-1386 or search online.
  • Click HERE for Traditional Wading Pool Locations & Hours of Operation
  • Click HERE to Book Your Rental Online
Birdland Marina

Seasonal Rates

Single Access, long length         $475.00
Double Access, regular length    $505.00
Single Access, regular length     $475.00

 
Monthly Rate *

Single Access only     $165.00

 
Weekend Rate *

In after 12:00 noon on Friday, out by 6:00 p.m. on Sunday     $40.00

 * Monthly and weekend rates are based on availability and located on the east side of the Marina only.

 
More Information

For more information on renting a slip at the Marina, fill out the Marina Rental Application Form and mail along with other documentation to Park and Recreation Department, 1551 E Martin Luther King Jr Pkwy, Des Moines, Iowa 50317.  For other questions or information about the Marina please email or call (515) 237-1652.

Community Centers

Pioneer Columbus Community Center - 2100 SE 5th Street

Pioneer Columbus has several spaces available for rent. You must be at least 18 years of age to rent the facility. The black-out dates and times for rental are the Community Center's regular hours of operation. Alcoholic beverages are not allowed. Click HERE for more information about rental options at Pioneer Columbus.  

For more information on available dates for your event, please call (515) 248-6316 or click HERE to make an online reservation.

 

Four Mile Community Center - 3711 Easton Blvd

Four Mile Community Center has a multi-purpose room with kitchen which accommodates a maximum party size of 75 people.  You must be at least 18 years of age to rent the facility.  Alcoholic beverages are not allowed.   Click HERE for more information about rental options at Four Mile.  

For more information on available dates for your event, please call (515) 248-6315 or click HERE.