Cove Lake State Park


Cove Lake - Meeting Venue

Taxes and fees are not included. Rates subject to change.

Cove Lake State Park is a popular location for weddings, receptions and rehearsal dinners, meetings, family reunions, and church picnics.


Recreation Building

The recreation building can accommodate up to 130 people. The 1,764 square feet space has a full-size kitchen with central heat and air. The back deck overlooks Cove Lake and is accessible from inside the meeting room.

Full-day reservations may be made online or by calling the park. The recreation building may be reserved online up to one year in advance with a paid reservation fee. There is a $5 cancellation fee for reservations canceled eight days or more in advance of the reserved date. Reservations canceled seven days or less in advance of the reserved date forfeit all paid fees.


Lakefront Field

$83 plus tax per day

Located behind the Recreation Building, this beautiful open space venue is the perfect location for your outdoor celebration. This space overlooks Cove Lake and the surrounding mountains. It must be rented in conjunction with the Recreation Building to provide access, parking, and restrooms. Reservations may be made by calling the park office.


Rickard Ridge BBQ is a  leased restaurant adjacent to the recreation building. The restaurant is open year-round and seats 115 people with outdoor deck seating also available. There is an exquisite view of Cove Lake from the restaurant.

Rickard Ridge BBQ

Recreation Building

Minimum rental: 1 Day | Availability: Year Round | Capacity: 120
  • Monday - Thursday rate: $375- $400
  • Friday - Sunday rate: $420 - $450