Current Events

Upcoming Events Information

Family Fun & Safety Night

Wednesday, September 2
5:00-9:00* p.m.  *Outdo
or movie begins at dusk.
Inglenook Park, 20735 W. 12 Mile Road
No parking on site but free parking a shuttle available from Southfield Christian School at 28650 Lahser Rd.
Free Admission  Refreshments available for purchase.
Call (248) 796-4620 for more information.

Fun for the whole family featuring a Kids’ Fun Area with loads of inflatables (you MUST wear socks to participate on the inflatables!), rock climbing wall and more. The Southfield Police Department’s K-9 Division, Mobile Command Unit, General Purpose Vehicle, ATV, Special Entry Response Team, Crime Prevention, Community Policing and Neighborhood Watch, plus the Southfield Fire Department will be on hand with their Safety House open for tours. Free exercise class demonstrations, lawn bowling, Detroit Lions Quarterback Challenge, The Nature Connection and Fowling (Football + Bowling) are just a few of the fun things to try out. Stop by the Safety Tent where St. John Providence Health System will have a Ask the Doctor table and will be handing out backpacks. Dental Choice Mobile will also be at the Safety Tent offering free teeth cleaning, tooth brushes and toothpaste as well as a chance to win a bike.
Our special MOVIE UNDER THE STARS, Big Hero 6, presented by Park*It Family Fun Nights, will begin around 8:15 p.m. and run until approx. 10:15 p.m. Be sure to bring your lawn chairs or a blanket to sit and enjoy the movie. Refreshments will be available for purchase. This is a FREE event. Call (248) 796-4620 for more information.

Eat to the Beat Lunchtime Concerts

The Eat to the Beat lunchtime concert series take place in the Southfield City Centre area in the parking lot of the Arbor Lofts at 20300 Civic Center Drive (at the corner of Central Park Boulevard and Civic Center Drive).

This year's final concert will feature:
Sept. 10 DJ Psycho In conjunction with the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life Southfield Corporate event.

These free, outdoor concerts take place outdoors from 12-2 p.m. and are presented by the City Centre Advisory Board and the Southfield Parks & Recreation Department.

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

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.