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Parks and Recreation

The Memphis Parks and Recreation department hosts a variety of events in the 


  • Parks and Rec Events at the Memphis Public Library
  • Parks and Rec Events at the Lions Hall (Youth Center)
  • Memphis Festival Days (Coming Soon)
  • Music in the Park 2019
community throughout the year.  Activities include monthly events at the Memphis Public Library, Easter Egg Hunt, Music in the Park, and our annual Memphis Festival Weekend held the first weekend in August each year.  See the City Calendar for upcoming events!

In addition to scheduled events, there are a variety of city park options for residents and visitors to take advantage of.  These include Ed Musial Memorial Park at the Belle River (M-19 north end of town), the Old School Park (Union Street next to the police station), and the Memphis Youth Center (Pratt Road west of M-19).  These parks offer picnic areas, playgrounds for the kids, as well as walking trails at Musial Park and the Youth Center.  Take advantage of these family-friendly recreation opportunities!

The Parks and Recreation department is accepting monetary donations for our bands to perform during Music in the Park!  Donations will be accepted throughout the year.  In the Links section to the right of this page is sponsor information and the Band Schedule for the 2019 summer season (Coming Soon)!  

Upcoming Events:

  • June 12 - Music in the Park kicks off!  Located at Musial Memorial Park, on M-19, just north of the Memphis Elevator, down the street from greater downtown Memphis, Michigan.  Brought to you by the Memphis Parks and Recreation Department.  Music will be every Wednesday evening, from 7-9 pm.  Enjoy the Belle River and a variety of bands all summer, through August.  Free to attend!! Bring your chairs!! In case of rain, event will be held under the Pavilion at the Lions Field 34758 Pratt Street.  Band lineup has been announced!! Please see the link at the top right corner.

Parks and Recreation
Judy Weaver - Director - (810)392-5065
Kristen Zwiesele - Co-Director - (586) 817-4315