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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.

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
Summer Rhapsody Music Festival
This concert will feature the Valparaiso Community University Concert Band.
Movies begin at dusk
Summer Outdoor Movies
Watch your favorite movies under the beautiful night sky in Central Park Plaza. Bring your lawn chair or
blanket. Admission is free.
Fit Friday Yoga Fit
Join us at Central Park Plaza's Porter Health Amphitheater for some family yoga fit!
Fit Friday Yoga Fit
Join us at Central Park Plaza's Porter Health Amphitheater for some family yoga fit!
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.