Beacon Park

Light. Energy. Motion

Beacon Park opened in July 2017 and spans 1.2 acres in Downtown Detroit. It features stunning light installations, an open lawn space and a contemporary two-story restaurant. The park hosts a program of daily organized activities from musical performances and children’s events, to art installations, local markets and more. Beacon Park serves as a magnet for the community – attracting over 3 million visitors since its opening – spurring new development in surrounding businesses.

Trees do so much for us, like removing pollution from the air and providing us with oxygen. 🌳 At Beacon Park, our 41 trees include four species - Red Maple, Black Gum, White Oak, Bur Oak and Red Oak - each of which helps us capture 1,500 pounds of carbon dioxide every year!
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When the air smells like mulch and buds begin to sprout, that's how you know it's officially #gardening season. 🌷🐝 We planted tulips at Beacon Park because their bulbs are bright and colorful, and each one has a way of lifting the overall mood of our visitors.
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Creating beautiful, fun and vibrant experiences for our guests at #BeaconParkDetroit is our specialty. 🤗  This #FlashbackFriday we're looking back at Bounce by Hou De Sousa, an art piece that transformed that night sky into a burst of colorful triangles. 🎨
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Things to Do in Beacon Park

Upcoming Events

June 4 @ 3:30 pm

Hustle and Flow

Saturdays | June 4 – August 29 | 3:30 pm – 5 pm Learn the basics of non-partner dance styles like hustle, line dancing and ballroom with an experienced instructor […]

June 4 @ 6:00 pm

Night Market

Shop, dance, drink and eat all in one place. On Saturday evenings, Beacon Park is transformed into a marketplace where visitors can shop local and support a rotating list of […]

June 5 @ 8:00 am

Rise and Grind

SUNDAY, JUNE 5 | 8 AM – 9:30 AM | KICKABS w/ Coach Kiwi featuring DJ Steel Description: Cardio Kickboxing and Ab Work Join Beacon Park Detroit & Coach Kiwi […]

June 5 @ 1:00 pm

Family Fun Days

Sundays are fun days at Beacon Park’s Family Fun Days. Each week features a different theme and includes a mix of free activities for all ages to enjoy, such as […]

June 11 @ 3:30 pm

Hustle and Flow

Saturdays | June 4 – August 29 | 3:30 pm – 5 pm Learn the basics of non-partner dance styles like hustle, line dancing and ballroom with an experienced instructor […]

June 11 @ 6:00 pm

Night Market

Shop, dance, drink and eat all in one place. On Saturday evenings, Beacon Park is transformed into a marketplace where visitors can shop local and support a rotating list of […]

Dining in Beacon Park

Lumen Restaurants

Lumen Detroit

Chef-driven American cuisine with an extensive bar, large outdoor patio, and rooftop that provides incredible views of Beacon Park and Downtown’s skyline.  Celebrating the theme of Beacon Park, Lumen is known for its beautiful, contemporary atmosphere and electric energy. For reservations, full menu, and current hours, visit lumendetroit.com

Explore the Downtown Parks

Campus Martius

Campus Martius

The heart of Downtown, Campus Martius Park is Detroit’s Gathering Place for employees, residents and visitors. In 2021, Campus Martius Park was named “Top Public Square '' by USA Today and has won countless awards . . .

Grand Circus Park

Grand Circus Park

Grand Circus Park anchors both a growing residential neighborhood and the Downtown Detroit entertainment district. The park features gardens, dog parks, new seating areas, and free, special events and performances.

Beacon Park

Beacon Park

Beacon Park opened in July 2017 and features stunning light installations, an open lawn space with outdoor games fun for all ages, and a contemporary two-story restaurant. The park hosts a program of daily organized . . .

Cadillac Square

Cadillac Square

Cadillac Square is home to the relocated Bagley Memorial Fountain, the food trucks rallies, and a variety of seating to enjoy amidst beautiful perennial gardens.

Capitol Park

Capitol Park

Capitol Park is a popular neighborhood and an emerging destination that features lush landscaping and green spaces, a new off-leash dog park, fitness classes, and more. The park is surrounded by incredible restaurants, bakeries, coffee . . .

Woodward Esplanade

Woodward Esplanade

The Woodward Esplanade is a new public space that extends from the south end of Campus Martius Park to Larned St. The new space will include weekday food trucks and plenty of seating to enjoy . . .

Become a Sponsor

Customized partnership opportunities are available at a variety of involvement levels including yearlong or seasonal support, program-specific, or at special times or specific events.

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