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Central Park Plaza
Event Facilities
Location: 63 Lafayette Street
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Amenities: Attached restrooms
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Contact Phone: 219.462.5144
ADA: Yes
CPP Amphitheater

Central Park Plaza Features
The newest of Valparaiso's Parks located in downtwon Valparaiso offers plenty of space for weddings, group services, entertainment needs, and much more. Features include the Porter Health Amphitheater, splash-pad water play area, handicap-accessible restrooms, and a seating capacity of 150.

Season
The plaza is a seasonal building that is open from May to October 15 (approximately). Guests are advised to dress appropriately for the weather.

Reservation Information
The plaza may be reserved up to two years in advance. Prices include the Porter Health Amphitheater, the southern half of the lawn area, crowd contral barricades, standard 110 amp outlets, use of the restrooms, and set up and take down of additional features.  A non-refundable payment for plaza reservations is due when making the reservation. Reservations are 6:00-10:00 pm on Mondays, Thursdays and some available Saturdays.  Rental fee is $700.  Not for Profit rental fee is $400 (must be a 501c3). Security is required at $30 per hour.  Additional features:  Chairs may be rented for up to 150 at $12.50 per 10 chairs.  Tables may be rented for $8.00-$10.00 per table depending on size/type.  Standard speaker and wireless microphone system available at $150 per rental.  Higher power $60 per rental.  The use of Lafayette Street $100.  Barricades $150.

All rental fees are subject to Indiana sales tax. For reservation information, call the parks office at 219.462.5144, or register online.

Current and Upcoming Events For This Facility

Date Event Title
8/23/2014
Central Park Plaza Market
Central Park Plaza Market is the place to be for an unmistakably vibrant venue! Visit with local growers and craftsmen to buy plants in early summer and the freshest vegetables from summer through fall, the handiwork of outdoor decorations and fresh fruit pies. Enjoy the live music, special events on select dates.
8/23/2014
Valpo Parks Night Ride
Experience the thrill of bicycling by starlight during the fourth Valpo Night Ride. This 15-mile ride begins and ends at the Butterfield Family Pavilion and allows participants to ride in and around the City at their own safe pace...at night. Riders will enjoy a mid-ride snack at Valparaiso's Central Park Plaza and an after ride party at the pavilion. Police support and volunteers along the route make the Valpo Night Ride a must-do event!
8/26/2014
Central Park Plaza Market
Central Park Plaza Market is the place to be for an unmistakably vibrant venue! Visit with local growers and craftsmen to buy plants in early summer and the freshest vegetables from summer through fall, the handiwork of outdoor decorations and fresh fruit pies. Enjoy the live music, special events on select dates.
8/29/2014
Family House Celebration
Family House provides a safe home-like environment where
non-custodial parents can spend time with their children under supervision.
They also provide supervised transfers when parents may share custody or
visitation of children. Staff members combine compassion and direction to guide parents in strengthening their relationships with their children.
8/30/2014
Central Park Plaza Market
Central Park Plaza Market is the place to be for an unmistakably vibrant venue! Visit with local growers and craftsmen to buy plants in early summer and the freshest vegetables from summer through fall, the handiwork of outdoor decorations and fresh fruit pies. Enjoy the live music, special events on select dates.