Ironbound Park Fees

Picnic Shelter Rentals 

Picnic shelters may be reserved March-October. The Ironbound Park shelter accommodates up to 50 people and has 6 picnic tables, including one ADA-accessible picnic table. Picnic shelters may be reserved online or by visiting the James City County Recreation Center. Payment is due at the time of reservation. Shelters are available on a first-come, first-served basis November through February. Call 757-259-5360 for more information. Reservations are confined to the immediate picnic shelter area. Use of tents, inflatables, etc., will require a Special Park Use Permit (PDF).

Reservation Changes

Requests for changes to a current reservation should be submitted, in writing, to prior to date of current reservation. Fees may be adjusted depending on change to reservation.


Refunds will be granted if Request for Refund Form (PDF) is received 7 days before reservation date. A 10% processing fee will be assessed on all refunds. Forms may be delivered to all payment locations or to

Basketball Court Rentals

Courts are available to rent year-round during operating hours. Payment is due at the time of reservation. Approval of court rental will be based on event size and other park reservations. For more information, please call 757-259-4200.

Type of Reservation Resident Non Resident
Shelter, full day $75 $100
Shelter, half day $50 $75
Basketball court (2-hour minimum) $25/hour $35/hour