Oakland County Parks Events Calendar 2017

Oakland County Parks Events Calendar 2017. Oakland County Parks events, campground and camping events, waterparks info, nature programs, free events, family events, and more!

Oakland County Moms has partnered with Oakland County Parks and Recreation to bring you the latest news and info on Oakland County Parks!

Oakland County Parks Events Calendar 2017 – April

Saturday, April 1st, 2017 from 9a-noon
Oakland County Parks Events – Let’s Be Chemists Kids Mini Camp
Wint Nature Center (Wint Nature Center, 9501 Sashabaw Rd, Clarkston MI 48348)
Head to the nature center for a day of experiments, learning and fun! Make soda geysers, do an experiment with skittles, make a concoction to take home and more! This is a kid’s-only event, so leave the parents at the door. All supplies and snack are included. Suitable for kids ages 5 and up. A signed release form is required with registration. $10/child. For more info, call 248-625-6473 or email huhtaj@oakgov.com.

Friday, April 14, 2017 at 10a
Oakland County Parks Events – Great Marshmallow Drop
Catalpa Oaks County Park (27725 Greenfield Road, Southfield, Michigan)
The marshmallows are set to drop via helicopter at 10a. 15,000 marshmallows will be dropped from a helicopter to be turned in for a prize! You only need to exchange one marshmallow to receive a prize—this is not a competition. Will host 3 age groups for separate marshmallow drops… 4 and younger (plus individuals with disabilities), ages 5-7, and ages 8 and older.

Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 8a-4p
Oakland County Parks Events – Free Wood Chips Day
Orion Oaks County Park (2301 Clarkston Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360)
Oakland County Parks is giving away free wood chips. All wood chips must be manually self-loaded into vehicles. No commercial haulers allowed. The wood chips consist of assorted types of wood collected from pruning and storm damage. Bring shovels or pitchforks, wheelbarrows and buckets.

Oakland County Parks Events Calendar 2017 – May

Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 8a-4p
Oakland County Parks Events – Free Wood Chips Day
Orion Oaks County Park (2301 Clarkston Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360)
Oakland County Parks is giving away free wood chips. All wood chips must be manually self-loaded into vehicles. No commercial haulers allowed. The wood chips consist of assorted types of wood collected from pruning and storm damage. Bring shovels or pitchforks, wheelbarrows and buckets.

Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 10a-7p
Oakland County Parks Events – Opening Day at Red Oaks Waterpark
Red Oaks Waterpark (1455 E 13 Mile Rd, Madison Heights, Michigan)
Opening Day!

Oakland County Parks Events Calendar 2017 – June

Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 10a-7p
Oakland County Parks Events – Opening Day at Waterford Oaks Waterpark
Waterford Oaks County Park (2800 Watkins Lake Rd., Waterford, Michigan 48328)
Opening Day!

Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 8a-4p
Oakland County Parks Events – Free Wood Chips Day
Orion Oaks County Park (2301 Clarkston Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360)
Oakland County Parks is giving away free wood chips. All wood chips must be manually self-loaded into vehicles. No commercial haulers allowed. The wood chips consist of assorted types of wood collected from pruning and storm damage. Bring shovels or pitchforks, wheelbarrows and buckets.

Oakland County Parks Nature Centers

Red Oaks Nature Center
30300 Hales Street
Madison Hts, MI 48071
248-585-0100

Wint Nature Center (inside Independence Oaks County Park)
9501 Sashabaw Road
Clarkston, MI
248-625-6473

Oakland County Parks

Addison Oaks County Park
1480 West Romeo Road
Leonard, Michigan 48367
248-693-2432

Catalpa Oaks County Park
27725 Greenfield Road
Southfield, Michigan
248-858-0916

Groveland Oaks County Park
14555 Dixie Highway
Holly, Michigan
248-634-9811

Highland Oaks County Park
6555 Milford Road
Highland, Michigan 48442
248-858-0906

Independence Oaks County Park
9501 Sashabaw Road
Clarkston, Michigan 48348
248-625-0877

Lyon Oaks County Park
52221 Pontiac Trail
Wixom, Michigan 48393
248-858-0906

Orion Oaks County Park
2301 Clarkston Road
Lake Orion, Michigan 48360
248-858-0906 or 248-625-0877

Red Oaks Youth Soccer Complex
29601 John R Road
Madison Heights, MI  48071
248-589-2294

Red Oaks Waterpark
1455 East 13 Mile Road
Madison Heights, MI  48071
248-858-0918 or 1-888-OCPARKS

Red Oaks Dog Park
31353 Dequindre
Madison Heights, MI  48071
On Dequindre just North of 13 Mile
248-541-5030 or 1-888-OCPARKS

Rose Oaks County Park
10400 Fish Lake Road
Holly, Michigan 48442
248-858-0906

Springfield Oaks County Park
12451 Andersonville Road
Davisburg, Michigan
248-858-0916

Waterford Oaks County Park, Waterpark, Paradise Peninsula Playscape , Sled Hill, and BMX Track
2800 Watkins Lake Rd.
Waterford, Michigan 48328
248-858-0916 (Activity Center)
248-858-0906 (Administration Offices)
248-858-0918 (Waterpark)
248-858-0915 (BMX)
248-858-0916 (Lookout Lodge)

Oakland County Market

Oakland County Market Farmers Market
2350 Pontiac Lake Road
Waterford, MI 48328
248-858-5495

Oakland County Parks Golf Courses

Glen Oaks Golf Course
30500 13 Mile Road
Farmington Hills, Michigan
248-851-8356

Lyon Oaks Golf Course
52251 Pontiac Trail
Wixom, MI 48393
248-437-1488

Red Oaks Golf Course
29600 John R
Madison Heights, Michigan
248-541-5030

Springfield Oaks Golf Course
12450 Andersonville Road
Davisburg, MI 48350
248-625-2540

White Lake Oaks Golf Course
991 N Williams Lake Road
White Lake, Michigan 48386
248-693-2700

Oakland County Parks Campgrounds

Addison Oaks Campground
1480 West Romeo Road
Leonard, Michigan 48367
248-693-2432

Groveland Oaks Campground
14555 Dixie Highway
Holly, Michigan
248-634-9811

This page is intended to be used as a guide. Oakland County Moms does not endorse these events. Oakland County Moms is not responsible for changes to event descriptions, event times or details being altered without notice or cancellations.

For more information on Oakland County Parks events 2017 and registration, visit www.DestinationOakland.com.