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. 


555 N. Park Avenue, Fond du Lac, WI


  • Family-Friendly


Taste of Fond du Lac in the Park

Taste of Fond du Lac in the Park

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Calling all foodies! You are invited to attend the 30th Annual Taste of Fond du Lac featuring delectable foods from area restaurants, live music, Beer & Wine Garden, Familyland and more. It's Fond du Lac's end of summer picnic at Lakeside Park. You will be treated to a sampling of great food and drink from local eateries, a beer and wine garden, live entertainment, giveaways, interactive kids activities and so much more. Taste of Fond du Lac is a tradition of food and fun for all ages. The food and beverage selection at Taste of Fond du Lac is diverse and delicious, ensuring everyone's taste buds are satisfied!

Labor Day Parade

Labor Day Parade

Monday, September 4, 2017

The Fond du Lac County Labor Council will have the annual Labor Day parade and the picnic at Lakeside Park this year. The parade line up is at 9:30am and the Parade starts at 11 am., beginning at Rees and Main Street traveling north on Main Street past Scott Street. The picnic on Oven Island at Lakeside Park begins at noon and ends at 5 pm. There will be live music. This event is open to the public. Food and refreshments will be sold with proceeds from the parade and picnic going to local charities and organizations.