• Maplewood Barn at Nifong Park

Maplewood Barn Rental


Rental Policies
  • No smoking
  • Alcohol allowed. However, no sale of alcohol allowed.
  • Tables & chairs are located in the storage room. Tables and chairs are for indoor use only.
  • Stage is part of rental. No other amenities (stage lights, public address system, etc.) are available.
  • Storage and upstairs area are restricted and not available for use.
  • Fire extinguishers are located throughout the building.
  • Customer access to facility is only during paid reservation time. Please schedule ample time for setup and cleanup when making your reservation.
  • Key for weekday rentals may be picked up the day of reservation between 8 am and 4 pm. Weekend rentals – pick up key on Friday by 4 pm. (office is closed on Saturdays and Sundays).
  • Key must be returned the next business day by 12 noon. Drop box available.
  • Refund of deposits will be given if the renter was only in the facility during their paid rental time, the barn has been cleaned up properly, the key was returned and there are no damages. Cleanup/damage deposits paid by credit card will be refunded to the credit card within three business days and funds should show as available in approximately one week.  Deposits paid with cash or check will be refunded by a City of Columbia check. Please plan on two to three weeks for processing and mailing. 
  • Follow Check-Out Procedure when leaving facility
  • Park closes at 11 pm
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Rental Information
Rental Dates:

October 1 to February 28, 8 am to 11 pm; No rentals December 25.
March – Only available Friday to Sunday, 8 am to 11 pm

Rental Procedure: Contact:
Parks & Recreation Dept.
1 S. 7th St.
Columbia, MO 65201
Check availability online!
Payment due at time of reservation
Park Special Use Application
(if special conditions apply)
Rental Fee:
(due at time of reservation)
$27 per hour, minimum two hours
Cleanup/Damage Deposit:
(due when key is picked up)
$100 (refundable)
Location: Nifong Park, 2900 E. Nifong Blvd., Columbia, MO 65201
Preview Barn:

Call 573-874-7460 to schedule a time to preview the barn before rental. Previews only during the months of October through February.

$20 refundable key deposit required. Previews can be scheduled Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday between 8 am and 3 pm, for a two hour increment.

Group Limit: 80
Rules & Regulations: Please read Rules and Regulations before making your reservation.
Check-Out Procedure: Follow Check-Out Procedure when leaving facility.
Barn Features:
  • Outdoor stage – 50′ x 24′
  • Open floor plan, approx. 1,725 sq. ft.
    • Length: 45′
    • Width: 50′
    • Center of room 35′ high
  • Two restrooms (accessible)
  • Tables and chairs available
    • Approx. 10 round tables – 5 ft. diameter
    • Approx. 10 banquet tables – 30″ x 5′
    • Approx. 10 classroom tables – 18″ x 5′
    • Approx. 80 folding chairs
  • Approx. 20 – 110 voltage wall outlets throughout the facility
Park Amenities

Park is open to the public. Outdoor shelter must be reserved separately and may be reserved by another party.

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Floor Plans
Click on floor plan for link to printable PDF file.
Meeting Layout 1
Maplewood barn meeting layout number 1
Meeting Layout 2
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Meeting Layout 3Maplewood barn meeting layout number 3 Round TablesMaplewood barn round table layout
Round Tables with Dance FloorMaplewood barn round tables with dance floor Theater SeatingMaplewood barn theater seating layout


Date: May 16, 2012
Maplewood Barn Dedication Program

Ribbon cutting at Maplewood Barn Theater dedication at Nifong Park