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 to the above prices)


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


Jimmy Johns Field

Westside Woolly Mammoths vs. Eastside Diamond Hoppers

Are you looking for a Father's Day gift for that special gentlemen? How about an afternoon at the ballpark. Join us at Jimmy John's Field for an afternoon of fun.
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 | Game time 11:05 am
Oxford Resident $35.00 | Non-Resident $40.00
Includes ticket for the game, hot dog, chips & 12oz drink and transportation.


How does a ferry ride sound? A tour on an Island? Or A glass a wine? Then join us for this fun filled day!

The morning starts out with a ferry ride to Put-in-Bay with a narrated Island tour aboard the tour train. Enjoy time at the Butterfly House or Perry's Cave. Lunch voucher valid at Pasquale's, Boardwalk, Chicken Patio, Hooligan's Mossbacks, or the Keys. Before heading out visit the Perry's International Peace Memorial (Visitor Center) and Put-In-Bay Winery at Doller House where you will learn the importance of Valentine Doller's ice business as you enjoy various wines and tour this estate.

Date: Wednesday, July 24

Cost: Oxford Resident $116.00 | Non-Resident $121.00

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.