Special Events

Outdoor Art Fair


  • Saturday, July 8, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 9, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Royal Oak Memorial Park
    Corner of Woodward Avenue and 13 Mile Road in Royal Oak
  • Official application (PDF)
  • Visit Royal Oak Arts website for more information.
This is a juried fine art show sponsored by the Royal Oak Arts Council and Royal Oak Recreation. For more information please call 248.246.3180. Each year, artist applications will be available mid-January. All applications are due back April 1, 2017. If you are an artist and would like an application to our show, download an application (PDF). Questions, please request by email.
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The show is set among the beautiful trees of Memorial Park and offers a unique blend of fine art and fine crafts. The show attracts artists from across the country and has national ranking as one of the top fairs in the United States. Art work will be for sale in many categories including: drawing, painting, photography, clay, collage, glass, metal, wood, jewelry, leather/fiber, and mixed media.

The Art Fair offers an excellent opportunity to purchase an original item for your home, office or as a gift. Food concessions will be on site for lunch and dinner. No dogs allowed in the Park.

Tree Lighting Ceremony


6:15 p.m. Thursday after Thanksgiving.
Handbell Choir, Salvation Army Band, Refreshments and Holiday Magic at the Farmers Market.

Outdoors Concert Series - Midweek Music Program


Usually in August depending on funding and sponsorship.