Lakeside Park

With over 400 acres of open recreational space on the south end of Lake Winnebago, Lakeside Park is a great place to visit. Summertime brings impressive flower displays, boating of all kinds, picnics, and children of all ages to the many playgrounds.

Summer also the marks the opening of the Lakeside Park Lighthouse and its observation tower, open April 15 - October 15, 8am to dusk, weather permitting. Visitors can take nostalgic rides on the miniature train and enjoy the antique carousel. Two separate launches; one with a four-lane concrete ramp, loading piers and parking for 20 rigs and the other launch with two concrete ramps,loading piers and large black and top parking. Canoe rentals and covered bridge.

Location

555 N. Park Avenue, Fond du Lac, WI

Amenities

  • Family-Friendly

Events

3rd Annual  Bunny Hop

3rd Annual Bunny Hop

Saturday, April 19, 2014

This annual event is a 5k run/walk with a one mile fun run for kids. Funds raised are used for programming and assistance to client of the Solutions Center. For more information, check out our website or call.

Color Burst 5K

Color Burst 5K

Saturday, April 26, 2014

What is the Color Burst? The Color Burst 5K is a healthy, happy, fun run for the entire family! It is a unique experience focused less on speed and more on crazy fun with family and friends. No matter what your age or athletic ability, the 3.1 miles of the Color Burst course is sure to be the most memorable and colorful run of your life! Save the date and watch for more details to come! How does it work? Everyone begins the Color Burst wearing a white shirt and finishes looking like a tie dyed vat of colored goodness! After the finish, participants are encouraged to stick around for the post-race celebration festivities that will make your colorpowdered head spin. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 9:00 - 10:30 am | Check in and packet pick up 10:15 - 10:45 am | Pre-race DANCE PARTY warm up 11:00 am | Color Burst 5K begins Post Race | Stay for the post race festivities and color throw grande finale. Participants will be called to the starting line and leave in waves every 1 minute. The event is not timed, so take your time and enjoy the Color Burst experience.