Philip Marx Central Park
Location: Mojave and “E” Street, next to Wells Elementary School in downtown Techachapi ( View map )
Named after the founder of Tehachapi, CA, Philips Marx Central Park offers 5 acres of mature trees and manicured grass to enjoy picnics, toss a Frisbee, enjoy Music in the Park, celebrate the Tehachapi Oldtimers Reunion or the Tehachapi Mountain Festival! A central gazebo, picnic tables, barbeques, restrooms and newly renovated playgrounds are also available.
The Stephen Shy Activity Center, a community building located on south side of Central Park at 311 East D Street next to the public restrooms, is available for park programming, classes and special indoor events.
Fees for Private Use
|Full Park||$500.00/day reservation fee + $1500.00 security deposit|
|Gazebo||$75.00/day reservation fee + $75.00 security deposit|
|Shade Structure||$75.00/day reservation fee + $75.00 security deposit|
|Stephen Shy Activity Center||$50.00/hour reservation fee + $100.00 security deposit|
Gazebo and Shade Structure reservations and payment of fees must be made at least two weeks in advance at the Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Parks District Office, 490 West D Street, (661) 822-3228 ( directions ).
No vehicles allowed on grass area. Failure to comply will result in forfeiture of cleaning deposit.