The Detroit Rivefront Conservancy hosts a range of programming focused on mental health and mindfulness. Check out the links below to explore the program options and our other mental health initatitives.

Mental health awareness month 

Celebrate Mental Health Awareness Month on the Detroit Riverfront with free programming for all ages. 

Labyrinth Walk 

May 5th from 2-3pm, Gabriel Richard Park 

Set your intentions and join Detroit Zen Center for a guided walk through the Labyrinth at Gabriel Richard Park. 

Register Here

Southwest Greenway Health Crawl 

May 11th from 11a-2p, Southwest Greenway 

Enjoy fitness classes, resource tables, youth activities and more along the new Southwest Greenway. 

Learn More Here 

Tone Matters: Sound Bowls 101

May 22 from 7-8pm, Gabriel Richard 

This interactive sound bowl workshop led by Afro Moone explores the science of sound and how it relaxes the mind. 

Register Here 

Working Well: Work from the Park

May 29 from 9a-5p, Valade Park 

Bring your laptop to enjoy a day of work along the water withfree WiFi and wellness stations throughout the park.

Registration coming soon. 


mindful mondays

Mondays from July 8-August 26 at Gabriel Richard Park from 7-8pm 

Join us every Monday, July 8-August 26 for Mindful Mondays on the Detroit Riverfront. Each week visitors can experience wellness classes focused on connecting body and mind to the natural world through meditation, sound bathing and more. A list of practioners and classes is coming soon.

Riverfront Reflections with Inner explorer

Add a moment of mindfulness and reflection to your visit to the Riverfront with Riverfront Reflections from Inner Explorer. Click the link below to explore audio recordings for all ages and a mindful scavenger hunt! 

Riverfront Reflections


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