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Lakeside Park Carousel

1 Lakeport Road | Lakeside Park, St. Catharines, Ontario L2N 5B3, Canada
+1 905-934-1221
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1 Lakeport Road | Lakeside Park, St. Catharines, Ontario L2N 5B3, Canada
+1 905-934-1221
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove there today and we found that the Carousel was closed. It looks like it is under construction. We noticed that the light house was under water so maybe they are working on bringing it back in order. Unfortunately, we're vacationing from Ohio so...More

Thank andvium
Reviewed 1 week ago

For a nickel are you kidding this place is great! This is must stop on any visit to Port Dalhousie. Old school merry go round lots of places to eat and a great view.

Thank dgriffiths500
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved riding on this carousel as a kid. I still love taking my little cousins here. It is still very grand and beautiful, it has been kept in great shape over the years. One ride is only 5 cents! The whole area is very...More

Thank Krista W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yep, still a nickel. Best family value anywhere. Cool breeze, beach, and park. Fishing and good local dining. The carousel is a beautiful centrepiece.....brings back memories to a slower paced time.

Thank klepine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great park to visit. Set on lake ontario. Carousel fun for young and old. Rides only 5 cents per person. A must see in Niagara.

Thank Wanderers011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful place to take the kids. Great areas for picnics, a beach , volleyball nets, light house and of course 5 cent rides on the carousel. This review is based on past trips, the park MAy 2017 is flooded. First time I have ever...More

Thank Tabby P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This historic site has not to be missed in the quaint town of Port Dalhousie situated on the banks of Lake Ontario. Children and adults alike flock to experience this carousel ride. Its 5 cents per ride. Do not miss it!

Thank fi0nafae
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're going to be in the NiAgara Region you MUST visit Lakeside park and the carousel. This carousel used to be a part of an old carnival the city could no longer sustain...the carousel itself was gifted to the city with a grant stipulating...More

Thank Viola R
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Cheap and fun way to make memories with your kids. Always clean and friendly staff plus lots of parking and easily accessible.

Thank carter8104
Reviewed 1 May 2017

These antique Horses Lions etc. Are beautiful ,years ago the weather had taken a toll on the ride ,The Lake. Port high school students art class repainted and put new horse hair tails they did a great job. I understand there are only three such...More

1  Thank Juanita B
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Does anyone know if it is open this Saturday? One website says June 2 weekend and another says after Victoria Day thanks!
25 May 2017|
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Response from John A | Reviewed this property |
l was down there today and it was not going and the parking lot was under eight inches of water.They are still building the picnic area and everything is blocked off.
Are they all the original animals on the carousel or have they been changed at all?
8 August 2016|
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Response from John A | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are the original animals.The lion was stolen and was found down in the states but got returned and is back on the carousel.