Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation logo

Liberty Plaza

Skip Navigation LinksHome » Departments » Parks and Recreation » Parks and Places » Liberty Plaza
 

​​​​Liberty Plaza is a .26-acre urban plaza in downtown Ann Arbor located next to the Kempf House on the corner of Division and Liberty. The plaza has two levels with benches and planters with landscaping. There is a drinking fountain and portable restroom. This is a great lunch spot for downtown businesses. ​See a map of​ Liberty Plaza. 

Upcoming holiday market to be hosted at Liberty Plaza

Shop local this season at the first Holiday Gift Market hosted at Liberty Plaza, Friday, Dec. 2, 5-9 p.m. Vendors include: Hazel Coffee Co and Bittersweet Bakehouse, Happy Little Whales, Jandi Creations, Hoppy Soaps, Vogue Booge Candles LLC, Soap Surprise LLC, All Smiles Epoxy, Cosmic Kudu Creations, Artwork by Rick Goff, AMMA Woodcrafting, Laila Kujala Art Studio, Cheeko LLC / Arbor Trading Post, Be Kind Décor, A Little Bit of This n' A Little Bit of That, Knits with Kate, Christine Marie Designs, Scotty's ad Elly's, Watercolor by Kristal Serna, Jill's Things LLC, Cookie Tin Jewelry, Arch & Ivy, Jim Williams LLC, The Full Minimal, Betty's Best Soap and Flower Gift by Nature

holiday_market_LP_2022.indd5x7_card.jpg 

Liberty_Plaza_logo.png

Consider Liberty Plaza for your next event - big or small

Ann Arbor Parks & Recreation is looking for groups interested in activating Liberty Plaza through rentals and events. Liberty Plaza, located at the corner of East Liberty and South Division streets, provides a unique downtown venue for gatherings. Thanks to American Rescue Plan Act funding, park staff are able to support groups interested in utilizing the space throughout the entire park permitting process to ensure safe, fun and unique events.

Have a great idea for an event at Liberty Plaza or want to find out more information about how to rent Liberty Plaza? To schedule an event in Liberty Plaza contact: Jessica Black, Recreation Supervisor, Cobblestone Farm, Park Rentals & Special Events, City of Ann Arbor Parks & Recreation, 734.794.6230 ext. 0 | [email protected]

​Volunteer Opportunities and Adopt-a-Park Information

The Ann Arbor Host Lions Club is dedicated to serving others and helping to improve the lives of all people. The Lions Club partners with Adopt-a-Park each year to weed, mulch and plant a variety of plants in the garden.

The project wa​s proposed and installed by the Ann Arbor Commission on Disability Issues in 2013. The garden also serves as a memorial for Pamela Baker Trostle, former chair of the Commission.

The sensory garden has a variety of plants that are chosen to maximize sensory impact, with people with disabilities in mind. Folks walking by the garden are encouraged to touch and interact with the garden's unique textures, scents, shapes and bright colors.

​Reach out to us at [email protected] or 734.794.6445 if you are interested in lending a hand or learning more about the sensory garden.