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Lakeside Amusement Park

4601 Sheridan Blvd, Denver, CO 80212-7406
+1 303-477-1621
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Rundown historical and awesome

This is a gem. The last white city amusement park. It is historical and the perfect combination of... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
Robin S
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New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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We thought we would try it... liked the eclectic idea and hoped for shorter lines. Run down and... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Momgogogo
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Florida
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This amusement park, one of the few remaining family-owned parks in the country, is fun for people of all ages.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 23:00
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4601 Sheridan Blvd, Denver, CO 80212-7406
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+1 303-477-1621
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

This is a gem. The last white city amusement park. It is historical and the perfect combination of run down and functional. Would love to have come here at night and seen it lit up. Like walking through a slice of history. Great for anyone...More

2  Thank Robin S
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We thought we would try it... liked the eclectic idea and hoped for shorter lines. Run down and obvious they are putting nothing into it... it is not old times feeling...it is rundown. Some of the rides listed are not even in operation. Disappointed and...More

1  Thank Momgogogo
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I just visit Lakeside for the first time, and I am in love. This park is one of the oldest amusement parks left standing, and has an amazing collection of rare rides. The Cyclone is super fun, and the view while you ride it is...More

Thank Amber T
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The rides are below average. The games are below average. The food and other concessions are below average. So why do I give this place 3 stars? Well i'll tell you. The experience is worth 5 stars. The park is totally diliapidated and from a...More

3  Thank MortyNik
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This was my favorite amusement park as a child and in a way seeing all the old rides brings back a great nostalgia to childhood. However it is sad to see the run down parts of the park. The food is also not good. You...More

Thank MariaDilo
Reviewed 23 March 2017

As a child, I used to love this place. It's so run down, dirty, needs paint and a lot TLC. Many rides looked unsafe or weren't working at all. It's affordable for the kids, but you get what you pay for.

Thank beachgirl80128
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This lovely old-school amusement park will transport you back to the 90s with the old-school rides. Prices are great/affordable, nice to go when the Sun goes down. Great for couples, singles, families!

Thank Chicana92
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I always liked Lakeside since it was cheaper than Elitches and is easier to get too than Six Flags. Rocky Mountain park is right across the street for some picnic fun

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This place is not as big as Denver's main amusement park but it retains lots of character. Take the kids on the little train that circles the lake.

Thank cofloater
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This place is almost an anachronism. It still looks pretty much the way I remember it looking way back in the 1970's, and they still have one of the last "wooden" roller coasters on its original site in the entire United States. Traveling to this...More

Thank ovolacto
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traveler3332015
19 July 2017|
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Response from ovolacto | Reviewed this property |
Well, yes, they do have restrictions on taking pictures. If you are taking "family" shots, that's okay. But, if you are taking pictures of the park, the architecture, or anything but other people, they do not allow it... More
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Karen E
2 May 2017|
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Response from Peter P | Reviewed this property |
It opens on weekends starting May 7th 2017. After this week, it opens on Fridays , Saturdays and Sundays until the end of May. Then In June its open everyday of the week until Labor Day.
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nicolas s
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Response from nicolas s | Reviewed this property |
anyone who gave elitches above one star.
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