Discover Oakland County Main Streets

Oakland County Main Streets has so much to offer from local shops, scenic trails, beautiful parks, seasonal festivals, and a rich cultural heritage. Come discover and experience an everlasting adventure.


Endless adventures await visiting the Main Streets. Our communities offer local experiences, festive events, and many areas to create timeliness memories within the brink of your journey.

Explore the Main Streets

Auburn Hills




Silhouette of clawson public art




Busy intersection of 9 Mile Rd. and Woodward Ave. with flowers in Downtown Ferndale





Hazel Park

Beautiful path within highland


Holly Circus Mural in Battle Alley by Kevin Burdick of Scraps Designs


Downtown lake orion

Lake Orion

Downtown lake orion

Lathrup Village

Downtown lake orion


Downtown lake orion

Madison Heights

Downtown Oak Park

Oak Park

Downtown lake orion


Historic storefronts on a Spring day with flowers in Downtown Oxford


Saginaw Street




Royal Oak Michigan Downtown

Royal Oak

Royal Oak Michigan Downtown

South Lyon

Royal Oak Michigan Downtown


Concert goers enjoying a summer concert in Riley Park Downtown Farmington

Discover New Communities

Visit the Unique and Historic Oakland County Main Streets and discover a new experiences and adventures.

Pedestrian alley with mural, seating, and lanterns off of 9 Mile Rd in Downtown Ferndale

Discover Yourself

Find out more about yourself while diving into the great variety of things to do and see in an Oakland County Main Street.

Team of rowers in a dragon boat in Lake Orion

Discover New Paths

Get off the beaten path and enjoy the walkable downtowns and scenic trails among the Oakland County Main Streets.

Pontiac Terra Cotta Sculpture 2a

Discover New Friends

Meet the people that make up the heart and soul of Oakland County Main Streets at a café, shop, or festival.

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Attend Exciting Events

Find New Adventures

A royal sarcophagus from the King Tut exhibit at the Cranbrook Institute of Science

Historic Sites

Detroit Zoo

Aquariums And Zoos

Two bicyclist enjoying a ride on the Paint Creek Trail in Downtown Rochester

Parks And Trails

one up barcade

Fun Events


Kids Attractions

Two tigers in a natural habitat at the Detroit Zoo

Detroit Zoo

With 125 acres of naturalistic habitats housing more than 2,600 animals, the Detroit Zoo is a favorite spot to spend the day in Oakland County. Exhibits include the Polk Penguin Conservation Center, Arctic Ring of Life, Australian Outback Adventure, Great Apes of Harambee, National Amphibian Conservation Center, Holden Reptile Conservation Center and Butterfly Garden.

Winter Fun

Winter is no reason to stay indoors, discover a favorite activity to keep your heart and head healthy at one of Oakland County’s 11 parks. Winter activities include Fat Tire Biking, Family Sledding, Cross Country Skiing or Snow Shoeing, and Platform Tennis.

A flight of locally brewed beers at Homegrown Brewery in Downtown Oxford

Brewed Local

If you are looking to wet your whistle, Oakland County has got you covered. With brewers, vintners, distillers, and meaderies, there are over 35 places where you can raise a glass. You’ll find better ingredients, seasonal selections, and of course better taste!

Berkley Downtown

Downtown Berkley Connecting Local Businesses

Downtown Berkley is getting in on the Halloween fun this month with a host of events and placemaking initiatives geared to draw people to its city streets. The inaugural BOO!KLEY Nights series of events takes place all month long. Read the full article by clicking on the button below.

A royal sarcophagus from the King Tut exhibit at the Cranbrook Institute of Science

Cranbrook Institute of Science

Discover the wonder of the natural world and develop a better understanding of the ways in which science impacts our lives each day. Stand beneath a T. Rex, feel a mastodon’s fur, or touch a meteorite, with interactive exhibits, a world-class collection of objects and artifacts, a planetarium and observatory, Cranbrook Institute of Science is a science lovers dream.

Dickens Christmas Carolers sing to the audience at the Meadowbrook Theatre

Meadowbrook Theatre

For over 50 years, Meadowbrook Theatre has delivered Broadway quality theatre productions that make audiences smile, laugh and cry, enriching the cultural experience of the community from the Campus of Oakland University.