Parks & Rentals
Southgate Parks are a great place to play, volunteer, or host your next party or gathering. Southgate offers 9 neighborhood parks and 2 Community Parks. These parks are located throughout the city in the residential areas.
- Homer Howard Park
- Ray Torres Lions Park
- Auxiliary Police Park
- Cobb Park
- Agnes/Jaycee Park
- Kennebec Park
- Rotary Park
- Spruce Park
- Waverly Park
- McCann Park
- Countryview Park
Park Pavilion Rental (back to top)
Parks & Recreation Department is currently renting park pavilions at
Lions Park, Homer
Howard Park, and Kiwanis
Park. Park Pavilions can be rented in
person only at the Parks & Recreation Department.
Ray Torres Lions Park Large #1 Pavilion
$50.00 Rental Fee
$50.00 Refundable Security Deposit for Keys, Running Water, and
Security Deposit is CASH ONLY
Ray Torres Lions Park Small #2 Pavilion (Left by Woods)
Ray Torres Lions Park #3 Pavilion (Right by Apartments)
Kiwanis Park North Pavilion (Closest to LeRoy St.)
Kiwanis Park South Pavilion (Closest to Lowe’s Home
Homer Howard Park Pavilion
Homer Howard Park Gazebo
Alcohol Permits (back to top)
permitted in our parks by permit only.
Permits can be obtained by reserving a pavilion with the Parks &
Recreation Department and taking that park permit over to the Police Department
Civic Center Loft & Conference Rental (back to top)
Center Loft can be rented for meetings and non-party functions. The loft is upstairs from Arena A and
overlooks the ice surface. It has
seating for up to 70 people. It does
NOT have any type of kitchen facility.
Center Conference Room can be rented for meetings and non-party functions as
well. The conference room is located
upstairs from Arena B on the balcony.
It has seating for up to 20 people.
$65.00 for 4 hours, plus $90.00 security
$90.00 anything over 4 hours, plus $90.00
Room Rental Rates:
$25.00 for 3 hours, no security deposit
Annex Banquet Facility Rental (back to top)
Banquet Facility located in the Civic Center Arena is now being rented out by Crystal Gardens.
For further information on rentals, food catering, and bookings; contact
Tammy Hodge with Crystal
Gardens at 734-285-2210.
Adpot-A-Park (back to top)
We are always looking for civic
minded groups, scouts, businesses, or families to volunteer at our parks with
the Adopt-A-Park Program. By participating in this program, you will be
part of a large community based volunteer group that contributes to the success
and sustainability of our City. The goals for the program are:
- To save taxpayer dollars by providing assistance to the cleaning of the City’s parks and open spaces
- To raise public awareness of the cost of littering and vandalism
- To promote civic responsibility, pride and volunteerism
- To improve the environment
If you would like more
information, contact the Parks & Recreation Office for details and available
parks. This is an ongoing program and we are always in need of volunteers.