Meet in Derby

The City of Derby has a variety of meeting rooms and special events facilities. These facilities are great for events both large and small, including weddings, family reunions, birthday parties, civic meetings, fundraisers and more.

Madison Avenue Central Park includes two indoor meeting spaces, the Venue and Pavilion, which are available for rentals for business meetings, weddings, reunions, birthday parties and more. The park is located on Madison Avenue, two blocks east
of K-15 Hwy (Baltimore Ave.) and 1.3 miles west of Rock Rd.

Special thanks to the following for making the virtual tour above possible: Ronni Johnston, O.M., owner of Perfect Touch Custom Weddings; Perfect Petals FloralEndless Treasures Vintage Rentals; Shaken or Stirred Bartending; and Another Dimension Entertainment

 Tours of the facilities
 available for rental at Madison Avenue Central Park are available by appointment only at the following times:

  • First and third Tuesdays of each month at 6, 6:30, 7 and 7:30 p.m.
  • Fourth Wednesday of each month at 3, 3:30, 4 and 4:30 p.m.
  • Second Tuesday of each month at 10, 10:30, 11, and 11:30 a.m.
To schedule a tour, contact Cori Dodds at the Derby Library (316-788-0760) or email If you have scheduled a tour and are not able to make it for whatever reason, contact Cori to cancel your appointment. This allows that time to be opened up for another person. 
    Drop-in tours are not available because there is no one on site at the rental facilities at Madison Avenue Central Park. 

    If you have questions about the rental facilities at the park, read our rental FAQs, where many of your questions can likely be answered.

    Additional Rental Facilities in Derby

    Derby Public Library, 1600 E. Walnut Grove
    • Community Room
    • Frank Fanning Conference Room
    • Study rooms
    High Park
    Call the Derby Recreation Center at 316-788-3781 to reserve the following facilities at High Park, 2801 E. James St.:
    • Darrell Zimmerman Family Enclosed Shelter
    • Open Shelter
    • Amphitheater
    • Gazebo