As the snowflakes fall and a magical chill fills the air, Detroit transforms into a winter wonderland offering a myriad of activities to enjoy. Whether you reside in the metro area or are just visiting, downtown Detroit has something for everyone during the winter months. And when it comes to hassle-free parking, Park Rite is your best friend. Let us guide you through a list of exciting things to do in downtown Detroit this winter, all while making parking safe and stress-free.
- Explore Campus Martius Park:
Start your winter adventure by visiting Campus Martius Park, the heart of downtown Detroit’s winter festivities. During the colder months, it turns into a picturesque ice skating rink where you can glide around and enjoy the seasonal decorations. Park Rite has several convenient parking locations near Campus Martius, so you can easily access all the fun.
Find and book your parking ahead of your trip downtown. Use the map at the bottom of this page to reserve a spot.
- Warm Up at Detroit’s Museums:
Downtown Detroit boasts several world-class museums. The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) and the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History are must-visit attractions for art and history enthusiasts. Park Rite’s lots near these institutions ensure you can explore these cultural gems without parking worries.
Park at our large 5217 Brush Street location.
- Visit Eastern Market:
Bundle up and head to the historic Eastern Market, where you can explore the lively outdoor market and find fresh produce, unique gifts, and delicious local treats. Park Rite offers accessible parking near Eastern Market, making it easy to load up your treasures.
Avoid the congestion at Eastern Market by parking at 150 Michigan Avenue and taking the bus from the nearby Rosa Parks Transit Center.
- Cheer on the Detroit Red Wings:
If you’re a sports fan, a Detroit Red Wings game is an exhilarating way to spend a winter evening. The Little Caesars Arena is conveniently located downtown, and Park Rite provides nearby parking options, so you won’t miss a minute of the action.
Avoid spending big bucks and the LCA traffic jam. Park with us and take a free shuttle (The Old Shillelagh, The Detroiter Bar, etc.) to the show!
- Dine at Detroit’s Renowned Restaurants:
Detroit’s culinary scene has blossomed in recent years, and winter is the perfect time to savor hearty, warming dishes. From classic Coney dogs to gourmet cuisine, downtown Detroit has it all. Park Rite’s widespread locations make it easy to find parking near your chosen dining spot.
Visit our Detroit Parking Locations page to find a spot near your destination.
- Experience Theater and Entertainment:
Detroit’s theaters come alive in the winter with a variety of performances, from Broadway shows to local productions. Parking near venues like the Fox Theatre, the Detroit Opera House, and the Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts is a breeze with Park Rite.
Use the map below to plan ahead. Book your spot ahead of your trip downtown so that you don’t miss a minute of the show.
Winter in downtown Detroit is a magical time filled with exciting activities and opportunities to create lasting memories. To make your winter adventures even more enjoyable, Park Rite offers convenient and secure parking options near all these fantastic locations. So, grab your warmest coat, your skates, and an appetite for adventure, and head downtown to explore everything this vibrant city has to offer. With Park Rite, parking won’t be a hassle, and you can focus on making the most of your winter escapade in downtown Detroit.