The City of Inverness has many great locations to host your next event. Any and all organized events such as parties, reunions, weddings must obtain an event permit from the City of Inverness prior to the event. 

For park events permits contact Betty Pleacher, and to reserve the Valerie Theatre for an event, contact Eileen Walsh. Both contacts are on the right of webpage.

Event Permit Application

Venues within Liberty Park

  • Depot Pavilion
  • Gazebo Lakeside

Venues within Wallace Brooks Park

  • Volleyball Courts


  • Valerie Theatre
  • Valerie Plaza & Fountain

Whispering Pines Park

  • Pool
  • Picnic pavilion

Whispering Pines Park facilities, including the recreation building, picnic pavilion, youth camp area and swimming pool are available by reservation through the Parks and Recreation Department.

The Depot Pavilion and gazebo at Liberty Park, as well as facilities at Wallace Brooks Park may also be reserved. The City Garden is a perfect venue for small social event or wedding. To check availability, dial 352-726-3913.

Due to the popularity of these facilities, it is recommended you call first for availability and then complete the reservation form below, to "lock in" your request. There are fees associated with reserving the facility of your choice. The more advanced notice, the better we can serve you.

Facility Reservation Form
Requests to reserve the facilities can be done online or via paper.

If the paper method is preferred, you can mail the form to the City of Inverness, Attn: Parks Dept., 212 W. Main Street Inverness, Fl. 34450 or email it to: After review of your request, staff will contact you regarding the status of your reservation and any applicable fees that may apply.

  1. Betty Pleacher

    Assistant Director of Parks and Recreation
    Phone: Office: (352)-726-2611 ext 1801, Cell: (352) 560-1242