Parking & Permits

Did you know there are some cheap and even free parking options in downtown Royal Oak?

Free Options

  • Sunday & Civic Holidays: Free parking throughout downtown.
  • On-street and surface lots are free Monday through Saturday before 11:00 am.
  • In the parking structures, Monday through Saturday, your first two hours are always free!

Parking Permits

Parking permit tags are available at the Treasurer’s Office in City Hall. To purchase a permit,  you will need to provide the make and model of your vehicle, as well as the license plate number.

Farmers Market  Parking (316 E 11 Mile Road)

  • Saturdays (year-round 7:00 am - 1:00 pm): Parking is free during regular hours in all surface lots directly adjacent to the market and  in Lot P4, which is located off Troy Street between the police station and the library
  • Fridays (May through Thanksgiving 7:00 am - 1:00 pm):  Parking is free during regular hours in the west (gated) lot.  Parking is free in the lot east of the market before 11 am ONLY. After 11 am, visitors must pay via the parking kiosks located at each end of the lot.