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Rental Information
The City of Pella offers many different rental options whether it is for a private party at the aquatic center or a shelter rental. For questions or more information on any of the rental options listed below please contact the Community Center office at 641.628.4571. For rentals at the Pella Aquatic Center please call 641.628.1882.

Art Center Group / Birthday Parties
The Art Center has the capacity of putting on large parties that encourage the use of different art media. View more information about art center parties and lessons.

The Community Center Auditorium seats 329. View the rental agreement for more information.

Ball fields/Athletic fields
The city's athletic facilities may be rented. Visit the facilities page for more information.

Community Gardens
Community gardens plots are available for rent. View the Guidelines & Plot Rental Agreement for more information. The installation of the gardens in 2012 was made possible thanks to financial contributions from the Leighton State Bank, Marion County Bank, Pella Business Women Club, and Pella Kiwanis Club.

The City of Pella received a grant from the Marion County Community Foundation to purchase a variety of games that can be rented for 1 or more days at various prices plus a deposit of $30. View the rental agreement for more information and a list of available games.

Gymnasium - effective 4.3.18, the Gym is closed until further notice
The Community Center gym may be rented for basketball, volleyball, birthday parties or other events. View the rental agreement for more information. 

With direction from the City Council at the August 7, 2018 meeting, action regarding the gymnasium ceiling renovation will be determined after the facilities needs assessment has been completed. The facilities assessment, which is currently under way, is expected to be completed in December 2018. Until such time as a determination is made the gymnasium will remain closed to the public.

Meeting Rooms
The Pella Community Center provides a meeting place for many groups and families. There are two different room sizes with prices ranging from $8 to $27 per hour. Rooms can seat 15-80 people. View the rental agreement for more information.

The city's pools may all be rented for special events. View the rental agreement or call the Pella Aquatic Center at 641.628.1882 for more information.

Park Shelters
All shelters may be reserved anytime during the year, but restroom facilities may be closed from October through April. Shelters are available from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm or from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Rental fees are $25 for residents and $30 for non-residents per time slot. Print and fill out the Shelter Rental Form and return it with the fee to the Community Center Office located at 712 Union St. Ste 104, Pella, IA 50219.

Events held in the Molengracht or Klokkenspel plaza areas require a special application.

Events open to the general public may also require a Special Event Permit through the City Clerk's Office in addition to rental applications through the Community Services Office.