Veteran's Memorial Park

Located just outside of Williamstown near the Wood County Airport is Veterans Memorial Park. A day-use park with picnic and playground facilities, as well as offering catch and release fishing, Veterans Memorial Park sits on a scenic wooded hilltop. It is available for family reunions, outdoor receptions and other gatherings. Open seasonally (typically mid-April to mid-October) from 9am-9pm.

To reserve a shelter: Call the County Administrator's Office at 304-424-1976. Reservations by email will not be accepted.

Shelter Fee's

Reservations are first come, first serve. Payment in full is required at least 7 days prior to the reservation or reservation will be forfeited. We accept check and cash payments only. Refunds will not be issued.

$50/Day (Over 4 hours)
$25/Half Day (4 hours)
No Hourly Rate Available

Air Force Shelter

  • Capacity: Approximately 100 people
  • Picnic Tables: 8
  • Grill: Yes
  • Dimensions: 120x60 ft.
  • Electricity: Yes
  • Drinking Fountain: Yes
  • Additional Info: This shelter is the closest one to the entrance and is also the closest to restroom facilities and playground/basketball court. All shelters feature electrical outlets and lights.

Army Shelter

  • Capacity: Approximately 100 people
  • Picnic Tables: 7
  • Grill: Yes
  • Dimensions: 120x60 ft.
  • Electricity: Yes
  • Drinking Fountain: Yes
  • Additional Info: This shelter is the 2nd closest one to the entrance and is also fairly closes to restroom facilities and playground/basketball court. All shelters feature electrical outlets and lights.

Coast Guard Shelter

  • Capacity: Approximately 100 people
  • Picnic Tables: 8
  • Grill: Yes
  • Dimensions: 120x60 ft.
  • Electricity: Yes
  • Drinking Fountain: Yes
  • Additional Info: This shelter is not close to restroom facilities and playground/basketball court. All shelters feature electrical outlets and lights.

Marines Shelter

  • Capacity: Approximately 100 people
  • Picnic Tables: 6
  • Grill: Yes
  • Dimensions: 120x60 ft.
  • Electricity: Yes
  • Drinking Fountain: Yes
  • Additional Info: This shelter is the furthest from the entrance and is not close to restroom facilities and playground/basketball court. All shelters feature electrical outlets and lights.

POW MIA Shelter

  • Capacity: Approximately 100 people
  • Picnic Tables: 6
  • Grill: Yes
  • Dimensions: 120x60 ft.
  • Electricity: Yes
  • Drinking Fountain: Yes
  • Additional Info: Restroom facilities and playground/basketball court are just across the field. All shelters feature electrical outlets and lights.

Payment for shelter rentals may be sent to:
Wood County Commission
#1 Court Square, Suite #205
Parkersburg, WV 26101

If you wish to make your payment in person, please feel free to go to Room #205 in the Wood County Courthouse M-F 8:30am-4:30pm Please bring cash or a check.

For reservations please call the County Administrator's Office at 304-424-1976. Reservations by email will not be accepted.