Current Events

Upcoming Events Information

Gazebo Concerts

Tuesday evenings through August 16
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Burgh Historical Park, 26060 Berg Road
Free Admission
Call (248) 796-4620 for more information.

Gazebo Concerts take place form 7-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday evenings at the Burgh Historical Park located on the northeast corner of Civic Center Drive and Berg Road. Admission is free and so is the on-site parking. Bring your lawn chairs, pack a picnic dinner (no alcohol or glass containers please) and join us for an evening of wonderful music in a beautiful setting. Call (248) 796-4620 for more information.

Summer 2016 Schedule
July 19 The Sun Messengers Horn-driven R&B
July 26 The MillionAires Swing, Jump Blues and R&B
Aug. 2 Tracey Atin & Her Hotsy-Totsy Gang Songs from the roaring 20's
Aug. 9 Detroit Pleasure Society Traditional New Orleans Jazz with a fresh twist
Aug. 16 The Rhythm Society Orchestra Classic 16-piece Big Band

FootGolf Tournament - Michigan Qualifier for U.S. National Championship

Saturday, July 23
Starting Time at 10 a.m.
Beech Woods Golf Course, 22202 Beech Road
For information or to register go to or call (760) 501-0100, ext. 135

AFGL Member Price: $20 per player
AFGL Non-Member Price: $25 per player
Registration is now open at
Junior (Ages 12-17)
Men (Ages 18-45)
Senior (Ages 46 & over)

Southfield Sports Arena Pool Open through August 27

General Swim Monday - Saturday  12:30-6 p.m.
Southfield Sports Arena Pool, 26000 Evergreen Road
Call (248) 796-4640 for more information.

The Southfield Sports Arena Pool is open for General Swim Monday through Saturday of each week from 12:30-6:00 p.m., the pool is closed on Sundays. General Swim admission is $4 for Southfield kids ages 17 and younger and $5 for all Southfield resident adults (non-residents add $1). Anyone using the pool or on the lower deck must have an admission band, regardless of age, this includes the wading/kiddie pool. Season Swim Passes are available for families for $150 for the summer ($200 for  non-resident families) or $50 for each individual resident ($70 for non-resident individuals).

In addition to the Olympic sized pool, there is a children’s spray pool, climbing wall and 120-foot waterslide on site. Swim lessons are offered for ages three and up throughout the summer and season swim passes are available for individuals and families. The pool is available for rental on Sundays throughout the summer for birthday and graduation parties as well as neighborhood gatherings.

For more information please call the Southfield Sports Arena at (248) 796-4640. The Southfield Sports Arena is located within the Southfield Municipal Complex at 26000 Evergreen Road.

Summer Day Camp Program Registration Going on Now

Camps are offered for kids ages 5 through 13 years old*
*Some athletic camps do accept up to age 18 years.

Southfield Parks and Recreation offers state licensed day camps for children ages 5-13 years old at the Southfield Civic Center and Beech Woods Recreation Center. Camps Tadpole, Wildwood, Evergreen will offer 8 one-week sessions available from June 27-August 19, Camp Kaleidoscope at the Beech Woods Recreation Center, will run one week longer (August 22-26). Camps activities include weekly field trips, special events, swimming, arts and crafts and more. 
All four day camps begin at 9:00 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. Each session is $125 for Southfield Residents. There are discounts available for early registration and for the first week in July. Non-Residents may register at an additional fee. Latchkey is also available at each of the 4 camps in two sessions each day for $5/session, per day. The AM session runs 7:30-9:00 a.m. and PM session runs 4:30-6:00 p.m.

Camp registration must be made in person at the P&R Information Desk (26000 Evergreen Road) or the Beech Woods Recreation Center (22200 Beech Road). Parents are asked to bring a copy of the child's Birth Certificate with them to registration and be prepared with the child's doctor's address and phone number, health insurance name and group number, a listing of the child's current medications and the date of their last Tetanus Shot. All camp fees must be paid at the time of registration by cash or credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Discover). Please call (248) 796-4620 for more information.

We also offer specialty day camps (basketball for ages 7-16 years, volleyball for ages 10-18 years, golf for ages 7-16 years, and soccer for ages 3-14 years for British Soccer Camp and ages 6-13 years for Soccer Camp at LTU) at the Beech Woods Recreation Center, Beech Woods Golf Course and Lawrence Technological University. Prices and times vary for these camps. Please call (248) 796-4670 for more information on sports camps.

Cedar Point Discounted Tickets Now Available Online HERE!!

Who's ready for some summer fun and thrills?! Southfield Parks & Recreation is happy to announce that residents can now purchase digital tickets to Cedar Point!! This program offers savings of nearly $20 per adult ticket. Plus when you purchase tickets through Southfield Parks & Recreation, part of the proceeds will support our programs and parks.

Getting your tickets is as simple as logging in anytime of the day or night, selecting your options and printing your tickets out. Ticket options include:
  • Single day tickets (Cedar Point only)
  • Junior and Senior ticket options
  • Two Parks, Two Days (Cedar Point & Soak City)
  • Soak City single day tickets
  • Fast Lane tickets with admission
  • Dinosaurs Alive! interactive exhibition tickets
  • Admission and unlimited Coke beverages
  • Parking
  • Meal-only tickets
Visit to view the options available and plan your adventure today! You will need to enter the following info in to access our community store:
Password:   spr2016

Discounted Cedar Point tickets are provided thanks to Southfield Parks & Recreation's membership with mParks, the Michigan Recreation and Park Association.

Southfield Residents Can Purchase Discounted Detroit Zoo Tickets

We are excited to announce that Southfield Parks & Recreation has joined the Detroit Zoo’s Tickets & More Online Discount Program! You may buy specially priced tickets for the Detroit Zoo over the Internet with the added convenience of printing your tickets and then presenting them at the Zoo entrance. Purchasing tickets has never been easier!

You may purchase tickets online immediately by visiting your exclusive Detroit Zoo Tickets & More Discount Online Program ticket store in either of the following ways:

1: Click on our special Detroit Zoo link
This link will take you directly to our special "store" site without the need to enter a password.
2: You can also reach the site by going to and enter our
exclusive Ticket Store User Name: Southfield parks and recreation

Please note: If you wish to visit the new Polk Penguin Conservation Center, you will need to get a free, timed-entry pass. Passes are available on a first-come, first-served basis at main admissions gate only. We hope you and your family enjoy the Detroit Zoo this season! If you have any questions concerning the Detroit Zoo ticket program please call us at (248) 796-4620.