Lakeside Park

Bring the family out for fun at Fond du Lac's 400-acre Lakeside Park, on Lake Winnebago, Wisconsin's largest inland lake.

Walk-up lighthouse, picnic area, shelters, pavilion, playground, zip line, petting zoo, ball diamonds, marina, rides, boat-launch ramps, handicapped-accessible fishing platforms, new boat dock on Oven Island, Lakeside park segment of the Fond du Lac Loop, and kayak and pedal boat rentals. Also includes a fountain, large playground equipment area with an accessible playground, concessions, full-service marina and gazebos. 

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. 

Park glows with thousands of holiday lights and animated displays including holiday music each December. 


Location

555 N. Park Avenue, Fond du Lac, WI

Amenities

  • Family-Friendly

Events

Gottfried Arboretum's Create a Winter Wreath

Gottfried Arboretum's Create a Winter Wreath

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Using a variety of natural materials, create a beautiful wreath and swag that will enhance your home's winter decor. To register for a session, call (920) 313-0190 (leave a message) or email wiscotmcd@hotmail.com by November 6. Space is limited. This program is best for people over 12 years old. Cost: $20/person; fee payable to the Gottfried Arboretum. Location: Zillmer Trail Shelter (located off County Road SS between County Road G and Hwy 67 near New Prospect).

Lakeside Park Holiday Lights

Lakeside Park Holiday Lights

Thursday, November 22, 2018 - Tuesday, January 1, 2019

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.