Parks and Recreation Department

Welcome to the Parks and Recreation Department
The objective of the Clawson Parks & Recreation Department is to offer residents a variety of recreation programs and activities for all age groups on a year-round basis. Our department offers a variety of recreation classes including aerobics, gymnastics, karate, dance and bowling. Special events are planned throughout the year and will be listed to the left as they come closer.

No special membership is required to participate in the programs offered by the department. These services belong to you, the residents of the City of Clawson and those in local communities. We are committed to meeting your needs and satisfying your interests! For your own good health and well being, take advantage of the recreation opportunities offered in Clawson.

We encourage you to contact us at:
Hunter Community Center
509 Fisher Court
Clawson, Mich. 48017
(p) 248.589.0334
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Our office hours are 8am to 7pm Monday through Friday.
Hunter Community Center accepts American Express, Discover, Mastercard and Visa. Credit Card payments are also accepted online. Pay for classes/camps online via the Point&Pay® Payments Website online or in person. Pay by credit card or electronic check using American Express, Discovercard, Master Card or Visa.

*A 3% fee will be added to your payment - minimum fee of $2.00 will be added when using credit/debit cards - An E-check Flat fee of $3.00 up to $10,000 purchase will be added to your e-check payment.*

Register online here! Please note, this excludes all event tickets and Fun in the Sun registration.

Find the current newsletter here!

The City Wide Garage Sale will be Friday, June 9-Sunday, June 11 from 9am to 5pm. All residents are encouraged to participate and host a sale at their own home. There is no fee or registration to take part in this publicized event. Call the Recreation Department at (248) 589-0334 or email to put your home on this list! Find a map of the city here!

Discount Ticket Program

Purchase discounted Cedar Point tickets online here!
User name: CLAWSONPR
Password: cpr

Purchase discounted Detroit Zoo tickets online here!

Oakland County Parks and Recreation 2016 Annual Vehicle Permits

Now available and valid through December 2016. Annual vehicle permits may be purchased online, by mail or in person at many locations throughout Oakland County.
For more information, visit

Click here
for the Parks & Recreation Department Fees - Effective 7/1/2016

Clawson City Park Engraved Brick Program 
The City of Clawson Parks and Recreation Department is offering engraved bricks for purchase to support the Park Maintenance Fund. The bricks will be installed along the asphalt path at the park once the improvements have been completed later this year. Please return this order form with your check attached to Clawson Parks and Recreation at 509 Fisher Court. Please call us at (248) 589-0334 with questions. Thank you for your support!

2013-2017 Parks and Recreation Master Plan
The Clawson Parks and Recreation Board has prepared a five-year Parks and Recreation Master Plan in accordance with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources requirements. The plan will serve as a guide for the acquisition and development of community recreation facilities and programs over the next five (5) years. The draft of the 2013-2017 Parks and Recreation Master Plan was available for review from January 15, 2013 – February 15, 2013 at Clawson City Hall, Hunter Community Center, and the Clawson Public Library during regular business hours.