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January 1 - March 4

The Rink - 2018 Hours

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Weekdays Beginning January 22

FREE ICE SKATING ADMISSION TO THE RINK AT CAMPUS MARTIUS PARK

Supported By Meijer

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June 9 - August 25

Night Markets at Beacon Park

Every Saturday Night

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Summer 2018

Now Accepting Vendor Applications

For Night Markets at Beacon Park

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2018 Restaurant of the Year: Parc

Hour Detroit

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Now Open!

Spirit of Detroit Plaza

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@ Cadillac Square, The Esplanade, and Spirit of Detroit Plaza

Downtown Street Eats

Wednesday - Friday 11am - 2pm

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Something for everyone!

Since Campus Martius Park opened in 2004, Downtown Detroit Parks has grown into multiple public spaces within Detroit’s urban core and offers an exciting variety of activities and entertainment each season.

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WELCOME TO DOWNTOWN DETROIT PARKS!

Downtown Detroit is home to award-winning Campus Martius Park and other historic public spaces that anchor key districts and neighborhoods and serve as welcoming gathering places for metro Detroit residents, employees, visitors and businesses.  

Since 2000, the Downtown Detroit Partnership in collaboration with the City of Detroit has been the recognized leader in creating programming and managing downtown Detroit's historic and transformational public spaces and urban parks.

Our six Downtown Detroit Parks — Campus Martius Park, Beacon Park, Cadillac Square, Capitol Park, Spirit of Detroit Plaza, and Grand Circus Park — attract over 2 million visitors annually through cultural experiences, programs, events, and activations. 

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FEATURED EVENTS

Saturday,

24

February

4PM - 11PM

Beacon Park

February Flicks

It's time for our final #BeaconPark Movie Night!
Remedy those winter blues with a free movie...or THREE on the big screen inside a cozy heated tent in the middle of the park. 
Grab a blanket or two and enjoy the evening with family and friends.
There will be popcorn, food, and drinks available for purchase.
Final February Flicks lineup: 
4 p.m. - DESPICABLE ME 3
6 p.m. - WONDER WOMAN
9 p.m. - DUNKIRK

*This is a FREE program and open to the public, no tickets needed

Sunday,

25

February

9AM - 10AM

Beacon Park

Winter Workout at Beacon Park

Start your Sunday the right way at Beacon Park with Pulse Fitness. The Winter Workout will take place inside the heated Winter Lodge! Pulse Fitness will take elements of their most dynamic classes and merge them into one heart-pounding routine.  A full body class featuring cardio box, body resistance and core. Be sure to bring your water and a mat if you have one.

Registration will be open on February 11 at www.pulsefitnesstraining.com  

Friday,

16

March

11AM - 11PM

Beacon Park

March Madness at Beacon Park

March Madness is coming to Detroit and we're transforming the heated tent at Beacon Park into a 10,000 sq. ft. sports bar!

**PLUS we're giving away TWO tickets to Friday and Sunday's First and Second Round games at Little Caesars Arena!**

So grab your best bud and your bracket and head over to Beacon Park to check out all the action on the big screen. 

This event is free and open to the public.

Saturday,

17

March

1PM - 5PM

Beacon Park

St. Patrick's Day Family Fun

Top o' the mornin' to ya! We're celebrating St. Patrick's Day with some good ol' fashioned family fun!
Grab your little leprechauns and head over to our 10,000 sq. ft. heated tent for a FREE afternoon of Irish dancing, face painting, crafts and more. 
Parents can enjoy NCAA March Madness games on the big screen while tasting an assortment of craft beer, wine, mixed drinks, and food!

*Admission and activities are free and open to all

Saturday,

17

March

5PM - 11PM

Beacon Park

March Madness at Beacon Park

March Madness is coming to Detroit and we're transforming the heated tent at Beacon Park into a 10,000 sq. ft. sports bar!

**PLUS we're giving away TWO tickets to Friday and Sunday's First and Second Round games at Little Caesars Arena!**

So grab your best bud and your bracket and head over to Beacon Park to check out all the action on the big screen. 

This event is free and open to the public.

Saturday,

17

March

5PM - 11PM

Beacon Park

St. Patrick's Day Party

We're throwing a St. Patrick's Day Party at Beacon Park by transforming the heated tent into a 10,000 sq. ft. Irish pub!
Catch the NCAA March Madness games on the big screen while tasting an assortment craft beer, wine, mixed drinks, and food!

You can also expect a DJ and lawn games plus a friendly little Irish competition complete with prizes. 

Food and beverage are available for purchase. Admission and activities are free and open to all.

Sunday,

18

March

11AM - 11PM

Beacon Park

March Madness at Beacon Park

March Madness is coming to Detroit and we're transforming the heated tent at Beacon Park into a 10,000 sq. ft. sports bar!

**PLUS we're giving away TWO tickets to Friday and Sunday's First and Second Round games at Little Caesars Arena!**

So grab your best bud and your bracket and head over to Beacon Park to check out all the action on the big screen. 

This event is free and open to the public.

Thursday,

29

March

9AM - 5PM

Beacon Park

Tigers Opening Day Tailgate

Baseball is back! So put in your PTO and come celebrate Opening Day with us in the heated 10,000 sq. ft. tent at Beacon Park. 
Watch the Tigers take on the Pittsburgh Pirates on the big screen while you enjoy a craft beer, wine, and mixed drinks, food trucks, lawn games and more.
First pitch is at 1:10 p.m. but our doors open at 9 a.m. - it's national holiday after all!
Food and drink are available for purchase. Admission and activities are free and open to all.

Saturday,

31

March

1PM - 5PM

Beacon Park

Easter Eggstravaganza

Wrangle your bunnies and hop on over to Beacon Park for our Easter Eggstravaganza! 
We have an eggcellent afternoon of *FREE* activities planned for you inside our 10,000 sq. ft. heated tent. There will be something for everyone - tots to teens:
- Selfies with the Easter Bunny
- Easter egg hunt
- Easter egg, basket and flower pot decorating
- Peeps s'mores 
- Painting with a Twist
- Lawn games
- And more!
Food truck fare and non alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase.

Saturday,

09

June

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

Saturday,

16

June

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

Saturday,

23

June

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

Saturday,

30

June

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

Saturday,

07

July

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

Saturday,

14

July

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

Saturday,

21

July

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

Saturday,

28

July

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

Saturday,

04

August

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

Saturday,

11

August

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

Saturday,

18

August

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

Saturday,

25

August

7PM - 12AM

Beacon Park

Night Market at Beacon Park

Night Markets at Beacon Park are back for Summer 2018! We look forward to seeing you at this free event every Saturday Night beginning June 9 through August 25!
The Night Market will kickoff at 7 p.m. with market vendors, food trucks, and live music. 
Continue checking back for more details.

Market Vendor Applications are now LIVE! Don't miss your chance to sign up for the 2018 season!

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DINING OPTIONS IN DOWNTOWN PARKS

Detroit Starts Here

Gaining in national recognition and status, Detroit’s food scene is one of the most exciting in the country! Each Downtown Detroit Park district offers fresh dining options from casual food trucks and carts, park restaurants and bars, to adjacent downtown dining options.  Campus Martius Park has its own award-winning, chef-driven restaurants: PARC, which opened during 2016 to critical acclaim, and The Fountain Detroit (Seasonal).

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February 19, 2018

Detroit City FC launches Detroit City Soccer Tots youth program

Detroit City FC is excited to announce the inaugural Detroit City Soccer Tots season coming to Beacon Park in April 2018.

The youth soccer initiative, which will run from April 7 through May 26, is designed for children aged 2-4 to learn fundamentals, sportsmanship and teamwork through physical fitness and fun.

“As residents who are raising our children in the city, we see this new initiative as an opportunity to use our club to bring together young families and build stronger social bonds across the city,” said Sean Mann, co-owner of Detroit City FC. “We’re especially excited to have the opportunity to utilize a great, new public space.”

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February 14, 2018

Hour Detroit - 2018 Restaurant of the Year: Parc

Excellent food, exceptional service, and a crisp and formal but distinctly unstuffy atmosphere sets Parc in Campus Martius apart.

Click here for full Hour Detroit Article 

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January 19, 2018

THE DOWNTOWN DETROIT PARTNERSHIP WITH SUPPORT FROM MEIJER OFFERS SHOPPERS FREE ICE SKATING ADMISSION TO THE RINK AT CAMPUS MARTIUS PARK

Beginning January 22, The Downtown Detroit Partnership (DDP) in collaboration with Meijer will offer shoppers free ice skating admission passes to The Rink at Campus Martius Park. In total, 500 passes will be distributed per week at six store locations in Detroit and surrounding suburbs.

 

  • Detroit - 14621 8 Mile Road, 48235
  • Detroit - 21431 Grand River Ave., 48219
  • Southfield - 2880 Telegraph Rd., 48034
  • Allen Park - 3565 Fairlane Blvd., 48101
  • Royal Oak - 5150 Coolidge Hwy., 49307
  • Northville - 20401 Haggerty Road, 48167
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