Condon BBQ Pavilion

660 Minnie Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945


Reservation Information

The Condon Park BBQ Pavilion is a 30′ x 90′ covered area available to be reserved from May 1st – September 30th. The reservation fee is $150, which consists of a $110 rental fee and a $40 cleaning deposit (the deposit is returned to applicants after the event so long as the pavilion area is cleaned and left as it was found). 

Reservations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis.  The facility’s capacity is 100 people seated and 300 people assembly. It is equipped with 3 BBQs (36″ grills with covered prep area and service counter), 16 covered picnic tables (8′ concrete), and 12 trash cans (32 gallons). Water, lights, and electrical outlets are available by request. 

Anyone interested in reserving the pavilion area should submit the Facility Use Application and City staff will contact you to confirm availability and arrange payment. 

Special Events Permit:

Events that include 50 or more attendees are required to apply for a Special Events Permit through the Grass Valley Police Department. 


If there will be alcohol present, applicants must provide proof of liability insurance listing the City as additional insured. Event Insurance is available online, or through your own insurance provider. 

Cleaning Deposit:

Renters must leave the facility clean and orderly and are financially liable for any damage. All tables must be cleared, garbage bagged and placed in dumpsters.  Renters must supply their own garbage bags.  The signature on the agreement will be that of the responsible person. Failure to clean the facility after an event may result in additional charges and/or forfeiture of the $40 Cleaning/Damage Deposit. 

The Condon Park BBQ area was originally built by the Grass Valley Rotary in the 1980’s.  The Grass Valley Host Lions Club added the covered seating area in 2004.