Catoctin Creek Nature Center Rental

  • The Catoctin Creek Nature Center is located in Catoctin Creek Park at 2929 Sumantown Road, Middletown, MD 21769
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Rental Times
The building may only be rented after normal operating hours:
  • November 1st - March 31st
    • 5 p.m. - 11 p.m.
  • April 1st - October 31st
    • 6 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Building Capacity
  • Standing Capacity (Entire Building) - 340
  • Standing Capacity (Program Room 1) - 93
  • Standing Capacity (Program Room 2) - 68
  • Building Blueprint
Tables & Chairs Available
Submit a special request for tables and chairs.
  • 16 - 8 foot rectangular tables
  • 135 black folding chairs
Forms & Documents
To make your reservation, please call the Parks and Recreation main office between 8 a.m.-4 p.m, Monday through Friday at 301-600-1646.

WiFi is available inside the Nature Center

Special Requests
For special requests such as amplified music, tents larger than 240 square feet, trailered grills, etc., please fill out the special request permit. Note: must be submitted two weeks prior to reservation date.

Note: Only the applicant making the reservation can purchase an alcohol permit. Applicant must appear in person and show proof of age (21 or older) by providing a valid driver’s license or identification card.


Rental Space Non-profit Fee  Private Fee
Program Room 1 (In-County) $35/hr $55/hr
Program Room 1 (Out-of-County) $52/hr $85/hr
Program Room 2 (In-County) $35/hr $55/hr
Program Room 2 (Out-of-County) $52/hr $85/hr
Patio Space (In-County) $80/hr $100/hr
Patio Space (Out-of-County) $120/hr $150/hr

Outdoor Pavilion Space
Program Room 1
Program Room 2
Patio Space