The Band Shell is closed for the 2020 season due to Covid-19.
Welcome to Mid-Michigan's premier outdoor musical venue! Situated on the shores of Lake Lansing and surrounded by beautiful perennial flowerbeds and an oak grove, the Lake Lansing Band Shell is a multi-use facility capable of accommodating performances, plays, concerts, religious functions and other family-oriented cultural and social events by reservation. Please call 517-244-7185 at least 60 days in advance to reserve the Band Shell. A Band Shell Use Application and Certificate of Insurance are required to rent the Band Shell.
All Band Shell reservations are pending Park Manager approval. Please download the Policy and Application below for your event. If, after reviewing the appropriate policy, you have questions contact the Parks Department for more information by calling 517-244-7185.
Please mail the finished applications as well as a Certificate of Insurance to the Ingham County Parks Department at P.O. Box 178, Mason, Michigan 48854 or FAX the application to 517-244-7190.
The Lake Lansing Community Band Shell offers the following amenities:
- 1530 square ft. Lighted Stage
- Remarkable Acoustics
- Professional Sound System
- Music Stands/Chairs for 100
- Secure Storage Area
- Complete Accessibility
- Comfortable Audience Seating Area
- Sidewalk System from Parking Lot
The Band Shell Policy explains the standards and requirements in detail and is a ten page PDF document.
Band Shell Use Application
All four pages of the Band Shell Use Application must be completed and mailed/faxed to the Ingham County Parks Department Office 60 days prior to the date of the proposed event. All information and required documentation must be received no later than 30 days prior to the date of the event.
Band Shell Fees
$105 will be charged for the Band Shell stage:
Monday - Thursday, 11am-3pm
Monday - Thursday, 5pm-sunset
Monday - Thursday, 11am-sunset
Saturday, Sunday, Holidays, 8am-11am
Saturday, Sunday, Holidays, 5pm-sunset
Use of Band Shell Equipment:
Public Address System - $50.00
Stage Chairs - $50.00
Music Stands - $50.00
Applicable fees are required 60 days prior to the planned event. These fees are non-refundable.