Salem Lake Marina Center exterior

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The Salem Lake Marina Center houses the lake offices, the fishing station & bait shop for lake users, and rental space offering scenic views of Salem Lake that is ideal for such events as weddings, receptions, birthday parties, seminars, workshops, retreats, corporate events and more.

The fishing station & bait shop is open during regular park hours and is stocked with fishing supplies, snacks, cold drinks and more. The station also handles boat rentals and collects boat-launching and fishing fees, and can issue state fishing licenses.

The rental space is available during regular park hours, and can be used outside of regular park hours by paying an additional staffing fee. The rental fee includes use of:

  • Salem Lake Marina Center Great RoomThe great room, with 2,500 square feet of column-free space that offers flexible configurations and can accommodate up to 150 in chairs or at tables (included with rental). The Great Room is equipped with an 80-inch HD TV with HDMI access and free Wi-Fi, and has expansive windows that offers panoramic lake views.
  • A comfortably furnished lobby with 1,000 square feet, dedicated restrooms and a 50-inch HD TV with HDMI access.
  • A catering kitchen equipped with a commercial ice maker, range and refrigeration, and prep and staging space. The kitchen has separate outside access.
  • A wrap-around, 1,200 square-foot deck that offers scenic views of Salem Lake that is partially covered and furnished with chairs, sofa, rocking chairs and tables.

Tours are given by Appointment only

Rental Fees

Service 4 hours 5 hours 6 hours 7 hours 8 hours
City Resident $600 $750 $900 $1,050 $1,200
Non-City Resident $700 $875 $1,050 $1,225 $1,400

Wedding Package: Reserves room from 3 p.m. Friday through noon Sunday. Room may be used for multiple events during this time. Setup and cleanup must take place within these hours.

  • City Resident: $2,000
  • Non-resident: $3,000

Staff Fee: $40/hour (charged when room used outside of normal Salem Lake operating hours)

For reservations, to schedule a tour or more information call 336-650-7677 or email .

View more Salem Lake Fees.


Reservation Policies

  • $100 refundable/non-transferable deposit needed to secure date.
  • All fees are due 2 weeks before event.
  • Minimum rental period is 4 hours.
  • Events must conclude by 10 p.m. Sunday - Thursday, and Midnight on Fridays and Saturdays.

Facility Policies

  • Alcohol is permitted. Additional Forms and Insurance policies required. Beer and Wine only. No Liquor Permitted.
  • No glitter, confetti, bubbles, or open flames.
  • No disruptive entertainment.
  • Free-standing decorations only.

Setup/Cleanup Policies

  • All setup and cleanup is to be completed by user.
  • Delivery of rental equipment must be coordinated through facility supervisor.
  • All personal/rented equipment must be removed at conclusion of event.

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