Trenton City Hall: 2800 Third St. Trenton, MI 48183 | Phone: (734) 675-6500 Fax: (734) 675-4088


All programs, events, dates, times and fees appearing on this website are scheduled in advance and may be subject to change.





Date: May 2, 3, 4, 2019
Location: Kennedy Recreation Center
Fee: $7 general admission, $5 for seniors & children 8 and under

*Tickets will be available at the Kennedy Recreation Center Office beginning mid-March, 2019.

The Jamboree on Ice is Downriver's longest running show and displays the talents of all ages from 3 - 99. This year's Jamboree on Ice will pick up right where we left off last year. We will celebrate the skills of our growing students!

You will be able to see amazing jumps and precision synchronized skating. We look forward to seeing everyone there. For more information, call (734) 675-7300.


Dates: (Every Saturday) April 13, April 20, April 27, May 4, May 11, May 18
Times: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
TSC will be using the pool from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. Lifeguarding class will be in the pool from 8:00 am - 10:00 am, and will continue in the Senior Cafe for the remainder of the classwork.

Interested in Lifeguarding? This course will teach the basic skills necessary for pool safety and water rescue at Trenton High School, including First Aid & CPR. Persons registering must be at least 15 years old and pass a comprehensive swim test. Course i ncludesand LG/CPR/FA cards.

Participants should bring swim wear to each class session. Upon completion of the course, students must show proficiency in both written and practical testing.

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If you are new to lifeguarding, please enroll into LIFEGUARDING INSTRUCTION CLASS above. You must be on the registration list or have a current receipt to enter the recertification class.

Trenton Parks & Recreation will be offering one (1) Lifeguarding and CPR/First Aid Recertification Course at Trenton High School. It is scheduled for Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

TSC will be using the pool from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. Lifeguarding class will be in the pool from 8:00 am - 10:00 am, and will continue in the Senior Cafe for the remainder of the classwork.

This includes the course and the LG/CPR/FA cards. You will be able to renew the three certifications (LG, FA, & CPR). Participants should bring swim wear to each class session.



Date: Friday, April 19, 2019
Time: 9:00 - 10:00am
Location: Elizabeth Park

A blizzard of 20,000 marshmallows will hit Trenton in Elizabeth Park for the annual Marshmallow Drop. Once the marshmallows have safely landed, eager children can redeem a marshmallow for a special prize. Put on your boots and come to Elizabeth Park to laugh and enjoy the company of your neighbors! Be sure to watch for the helicopter! Great photo opportunity! Don't be late; the helicopter flies at 9 a.m. sharp! Sponsored by Wayne County Parks.

Date: Saturday, April 20, 2019
Time: 10:00 - 11:00am
Location: Westfield Center
Age Groups: 0-2 yrs.| 3-5 yrs. | 6-8 yrs. | 9+ yrs.

Boys and girls of all ages will be hopping to the Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Westfield. Families and friends gather to share in this "rite of spring" to renew their community spirit and reconnect with their neighbors after a long winter. Every child will receive a prize. Bring your basket and camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny!

Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019
Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Kennedy Recreation Center
Fee: A donation is requested based on the amount to be shredded (typically $5 per box)

Don't let your important documents wind up in the wrong hands! Trenton Civic Commission and Trenton Rotary are sponsoring a "Community Shred" Day at the Kennedy Recreation Center, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Bring important documents for safe and secure on-site shredding.

Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: On West Road in Trenton

Register Online or Print Application


The Trenton Civic Commission is proud to announce the Trenton Memorial Day Parade! We encourage your group to participate with a float, vehicle, marching or walking unit. Your entry may be as simple or elaborate as you desire. Trophies will be awarded in various categories and will be presented following the parade, during the Memorial Service. The Memorial Day Parade gives you the opportunity to honor our fallen Veterans and to show support for our community!

Trenton Civic Commission

Date: Thursday, June 6, 2019
Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Location: Elizabeth Park, 4250 Elizabeth Drive
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Age: 5 and under
Fee: Free

Wayne County Parks is hosting this event for tomorrow's champions. Events include Marshmallow Shot Put, Big Wheel Grand Prix (children must bring their own big wheel or bike), Paper Plate Discus, Diaper Derby, Toddler Trot and more! Children ages 5 and younger and their parents are welcome.

Date: June 28, 29, 30, 2019
Time: Friday & Saturday, 10am - 11pm, Sunday, 10am - 6pm
Location: Downtown Trenton

Join over 100,000 visitors, over 200 artists, craftsmen and many of your favorite festival food vendors for our annual Trenton Summer Festival! The Festival is held in downtown Trenton on Jefferson between Maple and Harrison. Visit for more information!

Date: Friday, July 19 - Sunday, July 21, 2019
Location: Elizabeth Park
Fee: $5.00 donation for parking

It's the Roar on the River at Elizabeth Park. The weekend kicks off with "A Taste of the Races" followed by live music on the riverfront. Saturday, experience world-class power boat racing followed by a FREE, live concert that evening. The fun continues on Sunday  with racing finals. Sponsored by PNC Bank and organized by Trenton Rotary, in cooperation with Wayne County Parks and the City of Trenton.



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Date: Saturday, July 27, 2019
Time: 1:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Elizabeth Park - GET DIRECTIONS
Fee: $5.00 donation for parking
Flyer: Click to view

Join Wayne County Parks for seven hours of classic Motown music at beautiful Elizabeth Park in Trenton. The concert is free but there is a $5 parking donation.

Elizabeth Park is located at 4461 Elizabeth Drive in Trenton. Call (734) 261-1990 for more information.


Dept. Contacts

  • Director
    Joann Gonyea, CPRP
    Phone: (734) 675-7300
  • Business Ops. Manager
    Tim Beaker
    Phone: (734) 675-7300
  • Facilities Ops. Coordinator
    Nick Taurence
    Phone: (734) 675-7300
  • Senior Citizen Coordinator
    Carol Garrison
    Phone: (734) 675-0063
  • Program Coordinator
    Hannah Wojtala
    Phone: (734) 675-7300
  • Administrative
    Melissa Pruitt
    Phone: (734) 675-7300
  • Administrative
    Kristy Olszewski
    Phone: (734) 675-7300