The Monroe Street Midway Is the Place to Play!

From skating to scoring, snacking to swinging, the Monroe Street Midway has everything families are looking for in downtown Detroit this summer. Whether you’re shooting hoops, hitting a hole in one or having a ball on the playground, Monroe Street has all the summer fun your family could ever want. This summer – meet at the Midway!


Monday – Wednesday: Closed

Thursday – Saturday:
12PM – 11PM (7PM – close, 21+ only)

Sunday: 12PM – 9PM

Additional Dates:
May 29, June 19

Sept 4: 12PM – 9PM

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RollerCade Detroit, the nation’s oldest Black-owned roller-skating rink, brings you Rollout Detroit, the city’s only outdoor rink. Skating sessions are $13 each, including skate rental (or you can bring your own pair). Take a spin around!

Skate Session Times

Thursday - Saturday

  • Session 1: 12PM-3PM
  • Session 2: 4PM-7PM
  • Session 3: 8PM-11PM


  • Session 1: 12PM-2PM
  • Session 2: 3PM-6PM
  • Session 3: 7PM-9PM

Dribble over to the Rocket Mortgage Sports Zone for a full season of half-court basketball with Come Play Detroit. Courts are free on a first-come/first-serve basis, and open on Thursdays through Sundays from 12PM to 7PM. New this year are pick-up pickleball games – don’t forget to ask at the Sports Zone booth!

Come Play Detroit presents putt-putt golf, offering nine challenging holes. The course is free on a first-come/first-serve basis and open during regular hours. Practice your swing, then tee up for a round!

Six local artists have created one-of-a-kind art murals across the Midway, creating big-and-bold backdrops for an elevated experience (and for your selfies!). Learn more about our featured artists:

There are many more ways for you to make the most of the Midway! A lineup of local DJs are taking the stage with sounds of summer, while a concession stand will be selling eats and treats to beat the heat. Plus, a play place for kids is complete with swings, seesaws and other activities to enjoy. The lawn and the pavilion are your go-tos when you're ready for a break from your day-to-day.

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Midway Q&A

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