Travel with Oxford Township Parks & Recreation

Oxford Township

Parks & Recreation

Spring is natures way of saying let's travel!
Dow Gardens


Featuring the Dow Home, Studio and Gardens and the New Whiting Forest Canopy Walk
Begin this fun day with a guided tour of the mid-century modern Dow Home and Studio. After the tour, lunch is included at Lucky's Steakhouse. Your day continues with a tour of Dow Gardens and its annual displays and history and an opportunity to stroll the Whiting Forest Canopy. There is moderate walking on this tour. Photo of Dow Gardens.
DATE:  August 5, 2019
Cost:  Oxford Resident $94.00 | Non-resident $99.00
Grand Hotel



Mackinaw Island Grand Hotel

October 6- 9, 2019

The one of a kind trip includes accommodations at the Grand Hotel (including baggage handling, taxes and gratuities,) full breakfast each morning, tea and cookies each afternoon, five course dinner each evening, brunch buffet at Willow Tree Restaurant in West Branch, special champagne reception, nightly demitasse, nightly dancing with the Grand Hotel Orchestra and carriage tour. This all -inclusive trip provides time to relax or be active. Includes round trip motorcoach transportation, round trip ferry, horse drawn taxi to and from the Grand Hotel and discounts on bike rentals.

  • Single Occupancy $1,144.00
  • Double Occupancy $854.00 per person
  • Triple Occupancy $760.00 per person

(Non-residents add $10.00 per person)


Wednesday, May 22

Join representatives from Collette Travel, Bianco Tours, and Shoreline Tours & Travel as they share tour offerings.

10:00 am at Independence Senior Center 6000 Clarkston Rd. in Clintonwood Park

RSVP (248) 628-1720 x101



Visit the spectacular Biltmore Estate including the House, Gardens and the new Antler Village and Winery. Enjoy a guided tour of Asheville, see the St. Lawrence Basilica and a drive on the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway.
May 19- 24, 2019
Oxford resident $589.00 | Non-resident $599.00 (Rate based on double occupancy).
Willis Tower


Chicago Tempel Farms Lipizzan Horse Show

Enjoy time at the Tempel Farms Lipizzan Horses Performance, guided city tour of Chicago, check out the view fro the Sky Deck in Willis Tower (Sears), admission to the Museum of Science & Industry, shopping at the Water Tower Place and more. Photo of Willis Tower.


Detroit Tigers


Take me out to the ballgame! A late summer afternoon game including your lower level ticket, hot dog, beverage and motorcoach transportation.

Thursday, September 26. Oxford resident $69.00 | Non-resident $74.00.

Oxford Township Parks & Recreation offers a variety of day trips and extended travel. Be sure to check out all of our travel offerings online or at the administrative office. (248) 628-1720.