Parks & Recreation Department
350 Lakeshore Road
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Pier Park hours are 6:00am-12:00am through October 31.
The Parks and Recreation Department Office is located inside the Community Building and is open Monday-Friday from 8:00am-4:00pm and Tuesday's and Thursday's from 8:00am-9:00pm for business transactions only. Please contact us at 313-343-2405 for assistance during normal business hours.
Community Building Rental Information
We will take reservations on a first come first serve basis for our indoor facilities inside the Community Building (Great Room or Activity Room) beginning on the dates listed below.
September 21st: Reservations for October 2021, November 2021, December 2021 (Dates Not available: October 16 & November 13th, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve/Day, New Years' Eve/Day)
September 28th: Reservations for January 2022, February 2022, March 2022
October 5th: Reservations for April 2022, May 2022
October 12th: Reservations for June 2022, July 2022
October 19th: Reservations for August 2022, September 2022, October 2022
October 26th: Reservations for November 2022, December 2022
We will begin taking reservations at 8:00am on the Tuesday of each week for the months indicated above at the Parks and Recreation Office inside the Community Building. Residents interested in reserving a room will be receive a numbered ticket beginning at 7:30am on each Tuesday when they enter the park by our Gate House staff. This number will be your place in line. Staff will not be permitted to accept reservations for any other month prior to when reservations open for specific months. All reservations must be made in person.
The City of Grosse Pointe Farms reserves the right to modify or cancel any rental if the City deems it necessary due to COVID-19, State of Michigan issues new epidemic orders that require modifications or cancellations or a group is not abiding by guidelines set forth by the City of Grosse Pointe Farms.
The following Pier Park Amenities will be closed:
The Following Pier Park Amenities are open:
- Platform Courts/Tennis Courts
Don't hesitate to reach out to any of our staff for assistance:
Chris Galatis (Director)
Michele Eickhorst (Recreation, Harbor & Aquatics Supervisor)
Questions related to recreation programs, special events harbor and aquatic related questions including hiring of lifeguards, swim team, etc.
To Make Boat Well Payments:
Resident's who need to make boat well payments have a few options:
The Grosse Pointe Farms Parks and Recreation Department is committed to providing you and your family with enjoyable experiences through a wide range of programs such a youth swimming and tennis lessons, adult tennis lessons, aerobic classes, lap swimming, arts and crafts, swim team, synchronized swimming, youth paddle tennis lessons, yoga, special events and great park facilities. Our goal is to provide the highest level of service to our residents.