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Gazebo Concert - July 27
Gazebo Concert
featuring Detroit Social Club
Tuesday, July 27 from 7-8:30 pm
The Detroit Social Club is a review show…a jump, down, spin around…soul stirring review! Each performance brings some Blues, Motown, Memphis Soul, Dance/Pop and a little Jazz thrown in.
Bring a lawn chair or a blanket to sit on.
Bring a picnic dinner or visit Shelly’s Hot Dog for hot dogs, sausages, nachos, chips and pop available for purchase.
Burgh Historical Park, northeast corner of Civic Center Drive and Berg Road
Call the Parks & Recreation Information Desk at (248) 796-4620 (9 am-5 pm) for more details.
Kids Concert - Beverly the Music Lady
Kids Concert at the Burgh Gazebo
featuring Beverly the Music Lady
Wednesday, July 28 from 12-1:30 pm
LOCATION MOVED TO:
Southfield Municipal Complex front lawn, 26000 Evergreen Road
Pack a picnic lunch and bring lawn chairs or a nice big blanket to sit on while you enjoy the concert but be prepared to sing along, dance and be a part of the show!
Free program
Call the Parks & Recreation Information Desk at (248) 796-4620 (9 am-5 pm) for more details.
A Walk in the Parks - July 29
A Walk in the Parks
Thursday, July 29 at 9 am
Civic Center Park, meet the group in front of the Parks & Recreation Building
Free to participate.
Call the Parks & Recreation Information Desk at (248) 796-4620 (9 am-5 pm) for more details.
Summer in the City - July 30
Summer in the City – Free outdoor concerts
Friday, July 30 7- 9 pm
The Will C. Experience will close out the 2021 Summer in the City concert series this Friday, July 30. From Pop to R&B, Motown to Jazz, and everything in between, even original material, this group promises to give the audience an unforgettable show and have the crowd on their feet all night long.

Grab your lawn chair or a blanket to sit on. Bring a picnic dinner or visit Shelly’s Hot Dog for hot dogs, sausages, nachos, chips and pop available for purchase. Join us on the Southfield Municipal Complex front lawn (26000 Evergreen Road) for a great night of summer music in Southfield.

Call the Parks & Recreation Information Desk at (248) 796-4620 (9 am-5 pm) for more details.
Open Swim Summer 2021
Open Swim at the Southfield Sports Arena Pool
Times are subject to changes and/or cancellation due to inclement weather or staffing issues. Please monitor our Facebook page for any updates.
$3 Resident, $4 Non-Resident
Please note: Open Swim is limited to 100 people per session.
You may purchase multiple sessions but will be required to wear a separate wristband for each individual session.
Online registration is highly recommended, walk-ins will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis if space open.
Call the Southfield Sports Arena at (248) 796-4640 for more details.
Water Aerobics Summer 2021
Water Aerobics at the Southfield Sports Arena Pool
Times are subject to changes and/or cancellation due to inclement weather or staffing issues. Please monitor our Facebook page for any updates.
$2 Resident, $3 Non-Resident per session
1-hour class sessions instructed by Kwaves
Sessions are drop in and limited to the first 40 participants to register for each session.
Please bring your own floatation equipment, a noodle and/or kick board.
Call the Southfield Sports Arena at (248) 796-4640 for more details.
Lap Swim Summer 2021
Lap Swim at the Southfield Sports Arena Pool
Times are subject to changes and/or cancellation due to inclement weather or staffing issues. Please monitor our Facebook page for any updates.
$2 Resident, $3 Non-Resident per session
Call the Southfield Sports Arena at (248) 796-4640 for more details.
The Southfield Scribe July-September
The Senior Services office remains closed to the public but you can register for Senior Services programs at the Parks & Recreation Information Desk Window inside the Southfield Pavilion, Monday-Friday from 9 am - 5 pm.
• Customers coming to the Southfield Parks & Recreation Information Desk are asked to enter the Southfield Pavilion from the plaza deck (east) entrance or the north Pavilion entrance to access the Information Desk Window.
• Anyone entering a City of Southfield facility must wear a mask unless that person is fully vaccinated.
• Customers must have proper identification to sign up for programs
If you have any questions please call the Information Desk at (248) 796-4620.
Summer Jobs 2021
Applicants must be 18 years of age or a high school graduate unless otherwise noted. Lifeguards must be 16 years or older.
Email completed app to cfresia@cityofsouthfield.com or call (248) 796-4603.

We’ve had some changes to programs listed in the Spring/Summer 2021 Activity Guides since it went to print:

  • Senior Social Hour has been canceled
  • Summer Wine Down Concert moved to Friday, Aug. 20 from 7-9 pm on the front lawn
  • Spanish I and Spanish II are postponed until September
Spring/Summer 2021 P&R Activities Guide

Spring/Summer 2021 Activities Guide

Our Spring/Summer 2021 Activities Guide is here. Details on Summer Day Camps, summer athletics, golf and the new outdoor Daddy-Daughter Dance are inside along with so much more!
Our safety protocols implemented over this past year remain in effect with our spring/summer programs. A PDF listing of these protocols along with the Indoor Programs COVID-19 Screening Flyer can be found below.
Registration can safely be done from your home online, just click the “Register Online” button below or register over the phone by calling the Parks & Recreation Information Desk at (248) 796-4620 or the Beech Woods Recreation Center Desk at (248) 7964670 (M-F, 9am-5pm).

Spring/Summer 2021 P&R Activities Guide

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 https://tickets.detroitzoo.org/affiliate.asp?ID=0F8E5784-1B1F-4FDE-8B69-108A9B125D7E 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 https://tickets.detroitzoo.org and enter our exclusive Ticket Store User Name: Southfield parks and recreation

 

Please note: If you wish to visit the 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.