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Play, Laugh, and Explore at Scarlet’s Playground in Commerce Township

Nestled in Commerce Township, Scarlet’s Playground is a haven for families seeking a fun-filled day outdoors. This inclusive, state-of-the-art playground is designed to provide endless joy for children of all abilities. With its vibrant equipment, scenic surroundings, and thoughtful amenities, Scarlet’s Playground is more than just a play area—it’s a community treasure.

Scarlet's Playground in commerce township

This park is located at the southeast corner of S. Commerce and Commerce Roads. The parking lot is accessible from South Commerce Road.

Scarlet’s Playground Highlights

Inclusive Play Areas

Scarlet’s Playground boasts a variety of play structures tailored to children of all abilities. From wheelchair-accessible swings to sensory play elements, every detail is designed to ensure that no child is left out. The playground’s surface is smooth and rubberized, allowing easy movement for kids using mobility aids.

Exciting Play Equipment

The 16,000 square foot playground features a plethora of exciting equipment that sparks imagination and adventure. Highlights include towering slides, challenging climbing structures, and interactive play panels. Kids can also enjoy the splash pad area during warmer months, making it a perfect spot to cool off.

Scarlet's Playground toddler structure

Beautiful Natural Setting

Located within Dodge Park V, the playground is surrounded by lush greenery and scenic walking paths. Families can enjoy a leisurely stroll or a picnic in the park’s picturesque setting. The combination of natural beauty and well-maintained facilities makes it a perfect place for family outings.

Thoughtful Amenities at Scarlet’s Playground

Scarlet’s Playground is equipped with convenient amenities to enhance your visit. Clean restrooms, shaded picnic areas, and ample seating ensure that families can relax and spend quality time together. The playground’s design promotes safety and accessibility, making it a stress-free destination for parents and caregivers.

pavilion at Dodge Park #5, near Scarlet's Playground

Scarlet’s Playground Summary

Play Elements:  barrier-free all-inclusive playground
Swings: many different swings for all abilities
Surface: foam
Unique Features: zip line together with a wide variety of structures
Bathrooms: yes
Drinking Fountain: yes
Shade: minimal
Pavilion: yes
Picnic Tables: yes
Grills: yes
Sports Fields: soccer
Walking Trails: unpaved walking trail
Parking: yes, paved
Tot Play Structure. yes
Fenced in: no
Seating: none near the play area, however there are picnic tables under the pavilion.

Dodge Park in Commerce Township Location

4380 S Commerce Rd,
Commerce Township, MI 48382

The park also hosts Summer Concerts (typically in June and July) and is home to the cities newest library (located on the north end of the park).

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Other Parks in Commerce Township

Bicentennial Park
Byers Homestead
Dodge Park 5
Hickory Glen Park
Robert H. Long
Nature Park

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Mill Race Park
Ralph C. Richardson Park and Center
Snowy Ridge Sledding Hill
Victory Park
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