Detroit Parks & Recreation

Find Your Fun!


To improve the quality of life for all Detroiters through parks, greenways, recreation centers, and programs, using an equity framework. 

Goals DPRD strives to: 

  • Improve Public Health 
  • Protect and connect residents with Nature & the Environment 
  • Increase Access & Connectivity to parks & recreational opportunities


City of Detroit Opens Cooling Centers to Provide Relief from Extreme Heat

 9th Annual Palmer Park Art Fair Returns This Weekend Saturday, June 4, and Sunday, June 5

Spirit Plaza official season opening this weekend in Downtown Detroit