Don Preston Recreation Center

14500 S. Kostner      (708) 371-6191

Rental Information

The Midlothian Park District encourages its residents and community groups to take advantage of our facilities by renting out the Don Preston Recreation Center's Gymnasium and Board Room. The Board Room will seat up to 50 people and the Gymnasium will seat up to 250 people. Rooms may be rented for parties, meetings or gym activities. Book your function early, time fills up quickly!

The following rules apply to all rentals:

  • All rentals are made on a first come, first served basis

  • You may inquire about date availability over the phone, but no dates will be booked until a security deposit is received

  • No liquor is allowed until Liquor Liability is purchased. You can purchase this through the park district

  • Rentals include the use of tables and chairs. It does not include tablecloths or kitchen utensils

  • We require security for parties that serve liquor. This cost is passed directly on to the renter



Board Room Party

  • $100.00 deposit to hold date

  • 50 people max

  • 3 hour minimum/5 hour maximum

  • Includes one hour to setup/30 minutes to cleanup



Board Room Meeting

  • Must be paid in full at time of booking

Gym Party (100 people or less)

  • $100.00 deposit to hold date

  • 100 people max

  • 3 hour minimum/4 hour maximum

  • Includes one hour to setup/30 minutes to cleanup

Rental Rules

Gym Party (101 - 250 people)

  • $250.00 deposit to hold date

  • 250 people max

  • Includes one hour to setup/30 minutes to cleanup

​Rental Rules       


Kids Birthday Parties

  • Payment is due in full at the time of booking

  • 30 people max (includes adults)

  • 2 hours maximum

  • 15 minutes before and after to setup and cleanup

  • Sports equipment available



Gym Sport Rental

  • Batting Cages available