Oakland County Parks Events Calendar 2018

Oakland County Parks Events Calendar 2018. Oakland County Parks events, campground and camping events, waterparks info, nature programs, free events, family events, and more! For more info on these vents, call our friends at Oakland County Parks at 1-888-OCParks

Oakland County Moms highlights special events from the Oakland County Parks and Recreation calendar to bring you the latest news and info on special events at Oakland County Parks!

Oakland County Parks Events Calendar 2018 – February

Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 1p-3p
Oakland County Parks Events – Polish Your Own Petosky Stone
Wint Nature Center (9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, Michigan 48348)
Michigan’s state stone is the Petoskey stone, a fossil colonial coral. Using different sandpaper grits and some “elbow grease,” participants will choose and polish their own stone to take home, while learning about local fossils and minerals. All materials are provided. $5/person. Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248-858-0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturdays.

Oakland County Parks Events Calendar 2018 – March

Saturday, March 10, 2018 from 1p-2:30p
Oakland County Parks Events – A Pirate’s Life for Me
Wint Nature Center (9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, Michigan 48348)
Learn about the piracy that took place on our Great Lakes, then head out onto the trail and put your pirate skills to the test. Follow the clues for a pirate scavenger hunt. Back inside, enjoy a snack and make a craft. Come in your best pirate wear, if you dare. $7/person. Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248-858-0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturdays.

Friday, March 16, 2018 from 8p-10p
Oakland County Parks Events – Astro Evening
Red Oaks Nature Center (30300 Hales Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071)
Gaze at deep sky wonders through telescopes provided by the Oakland Astronomy Club (weather permitting). A star-studded craft and snack are included. Suitable for school-aged children and adults. $4/person. Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248-858-0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturdays.

Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 2p-3:30p
Oakland County Parks Events – X Marks the Spot
Red Oaks Nature Center (30300 Hales Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071)
Enjoy an afternoon of trickery and treasure hunting as we explore the activity of letterboxing to find hidden treasure. Plan for a snack, craft and outdoor excursion. Feel free to sport your St. Patty’s Day green. Irish or not, luck is on your side today. $5/person. Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248-858-0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturdays.

Friday, March 30 at 10a
Oakland County Parks Events – Great Marshmallow Drop 2018
Catalpa Oaks County Park (27725 Greenfield Road, Southfield, Michigan)
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. The Great Marshmallow Drop 2018 at Catalpa Oaks in Southfield, Michigan will host 3 age groups for separate marshmallow drops… 4 and younger (plus individuals with disabilities), ages 5-7, and ages 8-12. For more info, call 1-888-OCPARKS

Oakland County Parks Events Calendar 2018 – April

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 2018 and registration, visit www.OaklandCountyParks.com