Current Events


Upcoming Events Information

Learn to Skate - Free Lesson Day October 19
Come try a FREE Learn to Skate Lesson on Saturday, October 19 at the Southfield Sports Arena!
Call the Sports Arena office at (248) 796-4640 for more details.

General Skate at the Southfield Sports Arena - Additional Time Added on Sundays!

General Ice Skate hours have returned to the Southfield Sports Arena. There are numerous times throughout the week to take advantage of time on the ice and some great aerobic activity.

Lunch Skate        Mon.-Fri.             11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

General Skate    Sat.        5:00-6:30 p.m.

General Skate    Sun.       12-2:30 p.m.

General Skate    Sun.       5:30-7 p.m.

Sticks & Pucks (Drop-in Hockey)                Mon.-Wed. & Fri.             1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

                                                                    Sun.                                  4:00-5:00 p.m.

General Skate Admission fees are $4 per resident ($5 per non-resident). Admission for the Lunch Skate is $4 for both resident and non-resident and admission for Sticks & Pucks is $7.50 per person for resident or non-resident. Skate Rental is available on a first-come, first-served basis for $2.50. Please note that anyone participating in Sticks & Pucks MUST be 18 years of age or older and must bring and wear a helmet. They must also sign a Participation Waiver at the office before taking the ice.

Southfield residents ages 2 and up must show their Southfield Resident Leisure Card, Southfield driver’s license or a Business Leisure Card to receive the Resident Rate.

General Skate will run through May 2020. The schedule may vary from time to time due to tournaments and other special events so please call (248) 796-4640 to verify times.

Cedar Point Discounted Tickets

Southfield residents looking to head to Cedar Point this summer for some amusement park fun can buy discounted admission tickets and other packages on-line! We are pleased to offer this option thanks to membership with mParks-Michigan Recreation and Park Association.

This program offers great savings! Plus you can also purchase parking, Fast Lane, meal packages and more!

1. Go to Go to

2. Sign in as follows:
Password: spr
*User Name must be all caps. Password must be all lower case.

3. Select tickets and “add to cart”

4. Check out and pay! Yes. It is that easy!

If you have any questions, please call the Parks & Recreation Information Desk at (248) 796-4620.

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 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.