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2040 84th Avenue SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Phone: 206.275.7609
Fax: 206.275.7868
Email: miparks@mercergov.. . .
Hours: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Picnic Areas

Picnic Area A
Picnic Area A

Three Picnic Areas at Luther Burbank Park can be reserved from May through September (subject to change due to staffing levels) Please check online or consult posted schedules at each site to confirm availability. 

Click here for park map showing picnic area locations.

NEW: Picnic areas are available for full-day reservation only.

Call 206.275.7609 for more information or to make a reservation.

Area “A” – Tennis Courts

  • Located in the north end of the park right near the playground and main restrooms.
  • Includes five picnic tables and one large park grill.
  • No vehicle access at this site.
Area “B” – The Meadow
  • Located in the middle of Luther Burbank Park, Area B includes a shaded area with tables and grills, and a large, open meadow.
  • Includes seven tables and two park grills.
  • Vehicle access available here by Special Event Permit only.
  • Closest restroom is at the playground.
Area "C" - Swim Beach
  • Located in the south end of the park, near the public swimming area.
  • Includes six tables and three park grills.
  • Use the south lot for closest parking.
  • No vehicle access at this site.


  • Outdoor performance or event space, with a natural grass terraced seating area, a grass ‘stage’ area, and a wooden backdrop.
  • No picnic tables or park grills at this site.
  • See rental information for limited vehicle access availability
  • Available by reservation as a special event only.

Picnic areas are first come, first served when they are not reserved. There is one small picnic area that is always available first come, first served, just south of the swim beach at the south end of the park. There are numerous tables and benches throughout the park that are always free to use. There are no electrical or water hook-ups available.

Go to Rental Information for picnic area fees.

There is one covered picnic shelter available at Aubrey Davis Park. Click here for more information.


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