From Memorial Day to Labor Day, we are soaking up every moment of warm summer rays we can at the local splash pad as well as spray parks. We have just 14 weeks to enjoy summer fun in Oakland, Macomb, Wayne, and Washtenaw Counties. We’ve compiled a list of all...
Category: Places to Play
The Elliott Tower Fountain is FREE. It is a series of pop-jets that are programmed in a variety of patterns. This creates a fun as well as an exciting splash pad for children to cool off during the summer months.
Schroeder Park offers two soccer fields, and 10 acres of wooded area to explore. Additionally, parkgoers can enjoy the paved and unpaved paths through these wooded areas. The nearby Schoeder Elementary School hosts a ball diamond as well as two play structures. This park does not offer parking nor restrooms.
Robinwood Park offers a one-mile paved walking path, two barrier-free play structures, a sand volleyball court as well as two picnic areas.
Redwood Park in Troy, is a 3-acre park offering a ball diamond, pickleball courts, a barrier-free play structure, as well as a small picnic shelter.
If your family loves the sun, then Hidden Springs Beach at Independence Oaks County Park is great place to cool off in the summer. The park offers several playgrounds, pavilions, volleyball, horseshoe pits, 12 miles of nature trails, sensory garden as well as an amphitheater and more on 1,286 acres....
Ford Field Park in Northville, Michigan is known for their amazing wooden play structure, but also hosts a lighted ball diamond and 1/4 mile asphalt path.
Beach Cove at Independence Oaks in Clarkston offers visitors a bright playground, horseshoe pits, sand volleyball courts, baseball diamonds and a pavilion.
Lake Point offers a fishing dock , along with a few benches and a pavilion. The nearby Boat House offers several different kinds of recreation equipment rentals including rowboats, pedalboats, canoes, kayaks, and paddleboards.
Friendship Park in Lake Orion offers 4 baseball fields, 8 soccer fields, restrooms, an ADA accessible playground and a wheelchair-accessible playground.