Athletic Fields & Courts


Update - April 7, 2020  

All Parks & Recreation Department classes, programs and rentals are cancelled or postponed through April 30 or further notice. Additionally, all Southfield Parks & Recreation facilities (Parks & Recreation Building, Southfield Pavilion, Beech Woods Recreation Center, Southfield Sports Arena, Arts & Activities Building, Evergreen Hills Golf Course, Beech Woods Driving Range and Burgh Historical Park buildings) are closed to the public. The TOSS (Transportation of Southfield Seniors) program has suspended service until further notice. Residents needing transportation to medical appointments or shopping/pharmacy visits during this time are being referred to the SMART Connector program (  All playground equipment, tennis courts, racquetball courts, sand volleyball courts, athletic fields, restrooms and picnic shelters are closed until further notice in an effort to help stop the spread of COVID-19. 

All parks remain open to the public during this time for fitness activities such as walking, jogging and bike rides. Park visitors are reminded to observe the CDC’s minimum recommended physical distancing of 6 feet from other individuals at all times while in the parks. If this is not possible, users should find an alternate location or leave that park for the time being. Please note that outdoor amenities such as benches and fencing are not sanitized so please follow the CDC health and safety guidelines. Remember to wash your hands and carry hand sanitizer. Please do not use trails if you have symptoms. Please bring a suitable trash bag with you to the park and leave no trash. 

Athletic Fields & Courts
Southfield has a number of baseball/softball fields, sand volleyball courts, soccer fields and tennis courts that can be reserved for group activities. Proof of Liability insurance of at least $1,000,000 must be provided that names the City of Southfield as additional insured. For more information please contact Chris Riley ( or (248) 796-4670, with the date, time and field you would like to reserve. Rental applications for baseball/softball fieldssand volleyball courts and soccer fields can be downloaded in pdf format and faxed to Chris Riley at (248) 796-4675 for approval.