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Largo Central Park is a beautiful, 70-acre park located in the heart of Largo. Its rolling grounds and fountains have set it apart as one of the finest parks in the county. The park is available for Co-sponsored events, ONLY.  Applications are accepted on a yearly basis.

To host a corporate event, family picnic or other private event, please choose a facility or park from our Facilities Directory
Largo Central Park is not available for rental events.

Does your organization want to make a difference in the community by hosting a large community event? We want to help you achieve this goal by extending an invitation for you to apply to become one of the City of Largo's Co-Sponsored events.

City Co-Sponsorship assists approved organizations with the costs of their event by waiving a portion of the City's indirect expenses. It includes a waiver of the park rental and discounts on equipment available through the Recreation, Parks & Arts Department. Co-Sponsored groups remain responsible to pay all direct City expenses such as police, staff, supplies, electricity, and other, but less direct costs are decreased or eliminated. Under the Co-Sponsorship guidelines, all applicants have an equal opportunity to apply for City Co-Sponsorship. The City of Largo accepts only 10 Co-Sponsored events each fiscal year, so make sure to get your application in as soon as possible! (Fiscal Year runs October-September).

Applicants must re-apply annually and will be approved on a yearly basis. Applications MUST be complete in order to be considered. The Special Events Committee (comprised of employees from various supporting departments) will review all Co-Sponsorship applications. Staff will then present a prioritized list of recommendations to the City Commission for approval. Co-Sponsorship awards are announced in the summer. 

If you are interested in applying to hold a Co-Sponsored Event in Largo Central Park in FY 2023 (October 1, 2022-September 30, 2023), please fill out an online application or call 727-587-6740 x5014 for more information. (Please note that events are not permitted in Largo Central Park during the month of December and all applications must be received at least 90 days before your event date).