Parks & Recreation

Agendas and Minutes

The City makes Council Meeting agendas and past meeting minutes avaliable online. Council agendas are posted prior to the meeting and Council minutes are posted after the meeting.

The Pier Park is a year round facility which offers many activities for Grosse Pointe Farms families. The facilities include; a Beach, Large Pool, Wading Pool, Splash Playground, Large Playscape, Tot Playscape, 3 Tennis Courts, 2 Sand Volleyball Courts, 3 Shuffle Board Courts, 2 Paddle Tennis Courts, a Refrigerated Ice Rink, 333 Slip Harbor, and a Community Building with Rentable Space.

The Pier Park
350 Lakeshore Rd.
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Phone: (313) 343-2405
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Grosse Pointe Farms Parks and Recreation Department is committed to provide you and your family with enjoyable experiences through a wide range of programs, special events, and quality park facilities. Our goal is to provide the highest level of service to our residents. 

Park Hours
May 1 - October 31
6:00a.m. - Midnight

November 1 - April 30
8:00a.m. - 9:00p.m.

Parks and Recreation Office Hours
May 1 - October 31
8:00a.m. - 9:00p.m.

November 1 - April 30
8:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.

Want to be a Pier Park Volunteer?
We are always looking for High School students and Adult Volunteers for our Special Events such as the Autumn Harvest, Easter Egg Hunt, Ice Cream Social and Winterfest on The Hill. If interested, please email your name, address and phone number to Michele Eickhorst at

In addition to Pier Park, the Parks and Recreation Department maintains Kerby Field which includes; 3 Baseball Diamonds, a Roller Hockey Rink / Ice Rink (during winter months) and a Dog Park.