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Riechmann Indoor Pavilion

2300 E. Walnut Street, Columbia, MO

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2300 E. Walnut St., Columbia, MO 65201
Stephens Lake Park

Contact Information

Parks and Recreation Dept.
1 S. 7th St.
Columbia, MO  65201
573-874-7460 (for reservations)
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This beautiful indoor pavilion constructed out of red cedar timbers at Stephens Lake Park off of East Walnut sits on a hilltop overlooking the park and lake. This attractive one-story building is available for public rental and will host up to a maximum of 150 people. The pavilion has a 2,000+-square-foot main room with a vaulted ceiling, a warming kitchen, tables and chairs, and two outdoor grills. It offers a scenic view through the large wall of windows, making it a great wedding venue or an ideal location for reunions, receptions, company meetings, and private parties. Weekend reservations are allowed up to 2 years in advance of the event; weekday reservations allowed up to one year in advance. 

 If your event will be held outdoors, as well as indoors, a park special use permit may be needed.

This building is also the site for various Parks and Recreation programs offered to the public, including Camp CoMo Kidz.

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Facility Rental Rates

Monday – Thursday – Half Day Rate 8 am-3 pm or 4 pm-11 pm $300
Monday – Thursday – Full Day Rate 8 am to  11 pm $400

Fridays/Weekends/Holidays *No rentals December 25

8 am to 11 pm $595

Friday Evening Add-on (if Saturday is rented)
(June 1-August 15 only)

7 pm to 11 pm


Weekend Wedding Special Pricing


8 am to 11 pm *unless otherwise indicated*


October through February  –  $1430

March, April, May  & Mid-August through September –  $1550

June through Mid August – Fridays 7 p.m. – 11 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays 8 am to 11 pm – $1290

Winter Weekday Meeting Special
*Valid for Nov 1-Feb 29 rentals

Monday-Thursday 8 am to 4 pm $240
$200 refundable key/damage deposit for all rentals


Indoor Amenities:

  • 2000+ sq. ft. main room with vaulted ceiling
  • Lockable closet
  • Kitchen w/pass-thru window
    • Oven/stove
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator/freezer
    • Counter/sink
  • Men’s and women’s restrooms
  • Water fountain
  • Table/chair storage room
  • Janitor closet
  • Speaker podium with amplifier
  • Portable projector screen
  • Tables/chairs
    • Approx. 12 buffet tables – 30″ x 5′
    • Approx. 12 circle tables – 5′ diameter
    • Approx. 12 classroom tables – 18″ x 5′
    • Approx. 150 folding chairs
  • Electrical Outlets
    • Main Room: (9) 20-Amp circuits with 12 outlets on wall, 7 in the floor
    • Kitchen: 6 doubles and 1 single (breaker box)
    • Hallway: 2
    • Restrooms: Each restroom has one set (near sink)

Outdoor Amenities:

  • Playground
  • Open space – event area
  • Restrooms
  • 2 large covered grills
  • Water hose hookup – $10 water fee, need Silcock water key – $20 deposit
  • 62-car (58 regular, 4 handicap) parking lot serves building and north side of park
  • See other park amenities at Stephens Lake Park

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