Welcome to the Parks & Recreation Department!

News & Notes

Due to the surge in COVID-19 cases in Oakland County, we are no longer accepting indoor rentals through then end of the year. Park rentals are available with capacity limits recommended by the Michigan Department of Health.

Lathrup Village Business Bingo
Are you ready to play Bingo in Lathrup Village?  Grab your bingo card and start visiting Lathrup Village businesses between November 1 and Monday, December 21.  Great prizes are waiting for those who get a bingo.  Fill out the whole card and be entered for a grand prize! Print your own bingo card here. Post your bingo to our Facebook page or email to

Sadly, we have had to cancel the 2020 Lathrup Village Winter Market. We are doing our part to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in our community. But you can check out our vendors here and shop online. Please stay safe and have happy holidays. 

Lathrup Village Dog Park
Join the Lathrup Village Dog Park!  The park is located on the site of one of the old roller hockey rinks behind Annie Lathrup School. Cost is just $15 per dog for residents, $5 for each additional dog in the household. Non-residents also welcome. Applications are available in City Hall or here. Want to get involved as a volunteer? Join the Friends of the Lathrup Village Dog Park group on Facebook. Check it out here. 

Holiday Tree Lighting
Lit Christmas tree outside

Join us for the holiday tree lighting ceremony on Friday, December 11 from 7-9 pm. Santa will be on-hand for no-contact visits. Free coffee and hot chocolate. Caroling and holiday trivia too. Actual tree lighting will be at 8 pm. Register for free here. Masks and social distancing required. This outdoor event is limited to 100 people.

Get Involved in your Community 

There are many volunteer and interest groups in Lathrup Village.  There's something for everyone from history to gardening to raising kids to promoting small businesses.  Do you need help getting connected?  Email Chris at or call (248) 557-2600 ext. 224.

Coyote Info
Check out this wonderful information on coyotes prepared by your Lathrup Village Nature Club: Coyote pamphlet.

Here are a couple of other links too.

Thank you to the Nature Club for their work on this project.  If you're interested in learning more about the Nature Club and their role in providing educational and enrichment opportunities in Lathrup Village, please contact

      Quick Links
Get the most up-to-date information at the Parks & Rec Department Facebook Page 
Register online for classes, workshops, and events via Eventbrite. It's fast and easy!

Community Room Rental Policies

Community Room Rental Rates

Giving hands
Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to the Parks & Recreation Department.  Donations of any size are needed and appreciated.  You can donate easily online here.
Contact Info

Christopher Clough

Parks & Recreation Coordinator

(248) 557-2600 ext 224
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