Enjoy Family Fun in the Sun All Summer at The Village Of Rochester Hills!

Live Music, Food Trucks, Arts, Bugs, Performances & So Much More

The Village of Rochester Hills, metropolitan Detroit’s premier outdoor lifestyle shopping and dining destination, is celebrating Summer with a variety of events and musical performances all summer long. Enjoy yourself and join in on the fun as you stroll around the beautiful landscaped outdoor shopping center and expand your shopping and dining experience.

Each week, beginning May 26, The Village of Rochester will host a variety of events that are open to the public, many events being free of charge! These family-friendly events cater to everyone. Whether you’re a small child or a senior, an athlete or a musician, there is something for you at The Village!

The Village of Rochester Hills, conveniently located at the corner of Adams and Walton Road, in Rochester Hills has over 50 unique and sought-after retailers as well as a wide collection of restaurants. Make The Village of Rochester Hills your go-to shopping and outdoor spot this summer!


Yoga6 is partnering with Leader Dogs for the Blind and hosting a Flow For A Cause Puppy Yoga Class outdoors in Fountain Park on Saturday, June 3 from 12pm-1:30pm. This $30 suggested, donation-based class will support the training of dogs and programs to assist blind and visually impaired individuals. Guests will enjoy a 60-minute class with puppy playtime to follow. Guests are encouraged to register in advance by calling 248-453-5255.


The arts are all around us from music and painting to sculpting and performing. You’re encouraged to come out this summer and experience a variety of talented performers.

YO! Vikings Mini Performance

Yo! Vikings will be hosting a free mini performance outside in Festival Park. Yo! Vikings is based on the acclaimed book and true story of Emma Katz, a spunky little girl with limitless imagination. This is an all-inclusive theater experience for individuals of all ages.

Event Date: Friday, May 26: 2pm to 3pm

Food & Fun Performances

Every Friday this summer, from 5pm to 9pm, The Village of Rochester Hills will host a variety of savory and sweet food trucks and showcase performances by local talent in Festival Park. BRAVO Italian Kitchen will also be hosting a Mobile Bar for guests who would like to purchase alcoholic beverages to enjoy in Festival Park during the performances. Each week will bring something new to experience. There will also be lawn games and sidewalk chalk each week. Bring your appetite and your lawn chairs and blankets as you enjoy some free quality entertainment outdoors.

Friday Event Dates: May 26 / June 2 / June 9 / June 16 / June 23 / June 30 / July 7 / July 14 / July 21 / July 28 / August 4 / August 11 / August 18 / August 25

Music & Me

Mommies and Daddies, Grandmas and Grandpas, Uncles and Aunts are invited to bring their little ones Wednesday mornings during the summer to The Village to partake in our free Music & Me program. Children will be able to sing, dance, and interact with each other during these fun morning performances. Bring a blanket and be prepared to be inspired by the musical talents of your children. This class is geared towards children birth to five years told. The program recognizes early childhood music for infants to kindergarteners with adult involvement.

Music & Me Dates:

Wednesday, July 5 from 10am to 11am
Wednesday, August 16 from 10am to 11am
Wednesday, August 23 from 10am to 11am
Wednesday, August 30 from 10am to 11am

Fine Art at The Village Art Fair

The Fine Art Fair is back at The Village of Rochester Hills celebrating their 19th year. This two-day event will host approximately 75 artists from across the United States, with over half coming from Michigan. Artwork in all faucets will be featured including ceramics, glass, paintings, drawings, multi-media, sculpture, photography, fiber art, wood, jewelry and more. This free event will feature artist booths, food vendors, and family-fun entertainment all weekend long.

Art Fair Dates:

Sat, July 29, Sun, July 30

Dueling Pianos

Each month Mobile Dueling Pianos will be on-site in Festival Park energizing the crowds with a free high-energy, interactive rock n roll, comedy show that will be something all ages will enjoy. Anyone in the crowd can request any song, and the piano players will play it!! Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and get ready to sing, dance, and clap along! BRAVO Italian Kitchen will also be hosting a Mobile Bar for guests who would like to purchase alcoholic beverages to enjoy in Festival Park during the performances.

Performance Dates:

Sat, June 17 from 6pm to 9pm
Sat, July 29 from 6pm to 9pm
Sat, August 26 from 6pm to 9pm


Bugs on Wheels will be hosting free visits with bug experts Tuesdays this summer. They will be in Festival Park for two educational sessions, one at 11am and the other at 6pm. This experience gives both children and adults the opportunity to better understand and appreciate how amazing, important, and not-so-scary bugs really are. Attendees will be educated and entertained as they see, touch, and hold some amazing little creatures. Guests donut need to be afraid of the bugs when they grab a delicious treat from the Little Donut Factory who will be on-site selling donuts during each visit.

Tuesday Event Dates:

Tue, June 13, 2023 - 11am & 6pm
Tue, June 27, 2023 - 11am & 6pm
Tue, July 11, 2023 - 11am & 6pm
Tue, July 25, 2023 - 11am & 6pm
Tue, August 8, 2023 - 11am & 6pm
Tue, August 22, 2023 - 11am & 6pm


All events, performances, and dates are subject to change. Visit TheVORH.com and check out The Village’s social pages for updates and announcements.


The Village of Rochester Hills - Festival Park

104 N. Adams Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48309


Bugs on Wheels – Bugs on Wheels visiting a local elementary school to each about bugs - Photo Credit Bugs on Wheels

Music and Me – Music & Me Classes at The Village of Rochester Hills – Photo Credit The Village of Rochester Hills

About The Village of Rochester Hills:

The Village of Rochester Hills, metropolitan Detroit's premier and award-winning outdoor lifestyle shopping center, was developed in 2002 by Robert B. Aikens & Associates, LLC. This dynamic 375,000-square-foot property, in the heart of Rochester Hills, Michigan, is co-anchored by Whole Foods and a new Von Maur department store. The Village boasts an outstanding mix of notable retailers and standout stores like Sephora, lululemon, Barnes & Noble, Williams Sonoma, Pottery Barn, EVEREVE, Soft Surroundings, Woodhouse Day Spa, Banana Republic, Aveda, Eddie Bauer, Chico's, White House | Black Market, and a broad selection of dining options include BRAVO! Italian Kitchen, Kruse & Muer, Mitchell's Fish Market, P.F. Chang's, Shake Shack, Chipotle, The Jagged Fork, and Starbucks. The center features a walkable, pedestrian friendly streetscape, beautiful fountain and firepit, lush gardens and an outdoor park that is home to signature events and community activities.About The Village of Rochester Hills

May 26, 2023, Village of Rochester Hills, Rochester.Life

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