Chism Beach Park
9600 SE 11th Street
This waterfront park is suitable for group events or weddings.
Catering is allowed with a permit from Parks & Community Services. Please see the Outdoor Catering Request Form for information regarding the permit process. See below for links to forms and other park rental information.
Park reservation requests for the year are accepted starting the Wednesday after the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday in January for Bellevue residents and Bellevue businesses, and starting the Wednesday after the Presidents' Day holiday in February for everyone else.
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- The upland lawn picnic area (125 people max. capacity). Overlooks Lake Washington and is perfect for weddings! No tables or electricity available. Water is available at the restrooms.
- The lower picnic area (25 people max. capacity) has two secured tables close to play and swimming areas. No electricity available. Water is available at the restrooms.
- Swimming beach with seasonal lifeguards. See Beach Lifeguard Schedule.
- Children’s play area
- Non-motorized watercraft may be launched and landed during the non-swimming season only.
From 405, take the NE 4th St. exit. Drive west on NE 4th. Turn left onto Bellevue Way. Turn right onto SE 16th St. Turn right onto 100th Ave SE. The park is on the left at SE 11th St.
From I-90, take Bellevue Way northbound. Turn left onto SE 16th St. Turn right onto 100th Ave SE. The park is on the left at SE 11th St.