Central Park Picnic Areas

Reserved Areas

Fremont's Central Park has 19 fee-based picnic sites. These sites include barbecue grills and picnic tables.Each site holds a different number of people (between 20 - 350) depending on the location. Look at our information sheet and park map to clarify size, fees and location of sites.

For more information including the rental rates, rules & guidelines, and application, view the Central Park Picnic Use Packet

Drop-In Picnics (non reserved areas) 

There are individual picnic tables and family-size grills available for drop-in (no fee) use of small gatherings throughout the park.  Central Park East (Stevenson Blvd. side of the park) has 16 tables and 9 grills available and can accommodate groups of twenty-five and less. The Paseo Padre Parkway side of the park also has 16 tables and 9 grills and can accommodate groups up to fifty or fewer people. Having a bounce house or more than 25 (and less than 50) also requires a drop-in form to be filled out and turned in. Please see Drop-in Picnic Use Rules for more details.

Contact Us

  1. Central Park/Lake Elizabeth

    40000 Paseo Padre Pkwy.
    Fremont, CA 94538
    (Near Sailway Dr. & next to the Boat Docks) 
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    Ph: 510-790-5541
    Fax: 510-790-5549

    Park Hours:
    Sunrise – 10:00 p.m. (Daily)

    Visitor Center Hours
    9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. (M-F)
    10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Sa & Su)

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    Picnic Use Packet
    Facility Use Packet
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Central Park Map 2016-11-21