Pioneer Park is located on Riverside Avenue adjacent to the Paso Robles Event Center (Mid-State Fairgrounds). Amenities include a softball field with bleachers, announcing booth and scoreboard, full basketball court, playground, restrooms, and a picnic area available to rent.
The park is located right next to Pioneer Museum where you can step back in time and see the Paso Robles of many years ago.
The Pioneer Park Picnic Area is situated between the skate park and Pioneer Museum and includes an approximately 1,200 square foot lawn area shaded by large oak trees. The site includes 2 picnic tables but no access to water or electricity. The site is about 10 yards from the small playground and is available for parties with less than 100 people.
To reserve this facility, download and fill out the Application for Use of Facilities and return it to Recreation Services at Centennial Park, along with a check for the appropriate amount (see fees below). You will need to submit an Application for Use of Alcoholic Beverages if your event will include alcohol. Applications must be submitted no less than 7 days or more than 180 days prior to the requested reservation date. Online reservations incur a 6.1% processing fee. Reservations with alcohol and/or bounce houses must be processed in person at Recreation Services.
Alcohol is only allowed at the park with a permit. No dogs allowed.
Rental Rate Each picnic area is $33/hour and requires a 2 hour reservation minimum. Nonprofit groups may reserve picnic areas for $25/hour (these reservations cannot be made online). For further details or questions, contact the Facilities Coordinator by email or by phone at (805)237-3988.
Pioneer Skate Park is an outdoor, concrete skate park consisting of bowls, quarter pipes, ledges and banks. The park is open daily from dawn until dusk and helmets are required. Skateboards, scooters and rollerblades are allowed. Bikes are not allowed.