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.


555 N. Park Avenue, Fond du Lac, WI


  • Family-Friendly


Create a Winter Wreath and Swag

Create a Winter Wreath and Swag

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Using a variety of natural materials, we will create a beautiful wreath and swag that will enhance your home's winter decor. Please bring along a pruning shears and gloves. We will use the dried flowers and the grass seed heads from the prairie. Registration is required. Please note that this class will be offered at four separate times. The first two will be at the Northern Kettle Moraine State Forest Ice Age Center near Dundee and the other two at the Lakeside Park Pavilion in Fond du Lac.

Lakeside Park Holiday Lights

Lakeside Park Holiday Lights

Thursday, November 24, 2016 - Monday, January 2, 2017

Lakeside Park on picturesque Lake Winnebago shimmers with thousands of lights, animated scenes and heart-warming holiday music. See Rudolph perched high atop the lighthouse, with this red nose flashing.