Rentals & Permits

Interested in hosting an event along Buffalo Bayou? Private events may be held in several areas, listed below.

Sunset Coffee Building

The Water Works in Buffalo Bayou Park

The Dunlavy

If you are interested in hosting an event at The Dunlavy located in Lost Lake, please visit their website or call 1.844.386.5289.

Permit Applications for Buffalo Bayou Park

Permits are required for the following at Buffalo Bayou Park:

Photography and Film

Group Exercise

Special Use/Wedding Ceremonies

  • Organized group events of more than 20 people, the use of props and structures (such as tens and tables) or exclusive use of any area of Buffalo Bayou Park require a permit.
  • If you plan to use Buffalo Bayou Park for your wedding ceremony, you must fill out the Wedding Ceremony Permit Application here and email the completed form to

Food Vendors

Questions about permits can be directed to

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