A well-connected community.
Nestled near the heart of Auburn Hills, First & Main is an integral part of the surrounding area. Far from isolated, residents enjoy quick access to dining, retail, recreation, and cultural centers—many less than a ten-minute walk away.
The energy of the surrounding area spills through the doors of First & Main, and community life integrates with the neighborhood, making First & Main a home for residents and a pleasant destination for families to drop in, linger, and stay.
The northwest corner of this historic 1,500 acre campus is just steps away from First & Main. The campus is home to Meadow Brook Theatre, the largest non-profit professional theatre in Michigan, the Oakland University Art Gallery, the Meadow Brook Music Festival, the Meadow Brook Hall museum, 16 NCAA Division I athletic teams, two nationally-ranked golf courses, and miles of trails and biking paths. Explore Oakland University
North Oakland Family YMCA
The North Oakland Family YMCA is right across the street from First & Main. From a lap pool and gym to group exercise classes and recreational activities, the YMCA offers diverse programs to promote healthy living for people of all ages. Visit the North Oakland Family YMCA
Great Lakes Crossing Outlets
Great Lakes Crossing Outlets, the region’s premier retail and entertainment destination, is just an eight-minute drive from First & Main. With more than 185 manufacturers’ outlets and traditional stores—50 of which cannot be found anywhere else in Michigan—this enclosed mall attracts customers from across the Midwest and Canada. Shop Great Lakes Crossing Outlets
The Palace of Auburn Hills
The Palace of Auburn Hills is just four minutes north of First & Main. Home to the Detroit Pistons, this massive arena hosts more than 200 events annually—from NBA games to concerts, family shows, and more. See Events at The Palace of Auburn Hills