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Lakeside Amusement Park

4601 Sheridan Blvd, Denver, CO 80212-7406
+1 303-477-1621
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Seen better days I'm sure

A good renovation of the place was in order when we visited about 8 years ago. Not too bad of a... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2014
cnanrw
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Carlsbad NM
We felt like we were among family

I instantly recognized the experienced parkgoers: they had packed parties with cooler after cooler... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2014
John F
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Pittsburg, Kansas
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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 good32%
  • Average21%
  • 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 27 July 2014

A good renovation of the place was in order when we visited about 8 years ago. Not too bad of a place in comparison to Albuquerque or El Paso amusement parks. Ride selections were not the caliber of a Six Flags or Disney, but were...More

2  Thank cnanrw
Reviewed 27 July 2014

I instantly recognized the experienced parkgoers: they had packed parties with cooler after cooler of ethnic cuisine and drink. They picked shady spots. They had all the necessities: paper towels, water, spare clothes. They accepted the Park's invitation: everyone is welcome to bring picnics. They...More

3  Thank John F
Reviewed 21 July 2014 via mobile

If I can give this place zero stars I would!!! I know it's an original theme park but does the original dust, grime, and filth have to be there too... the place is filthy, the food workers dont wear gloves or hair nets. The funnel...More

3  Thank citythebaby
Reviewed 19 July 2014

Lakeside is like an old, favorite, worn pair of pajamas. It takes you back in time and sure, needs some expensive updating. But for the many coupons and discounts Lakeside offers, it is worth a fun family night. They have a kiddie section and the...More

4  Thank 81skate
Reviewed 4 July 2014

I took my family to lakeside for there first time and mine since I was a kid. I love the fact that it really hadn't changed in all those years. But was really disappointed in the fact that they haven't done any maintenance on the...More

3  Thank DaddyDon77
Reviewed 25 June 2014

We always get those vouchers at the end of the school year for $10.50 for unlimited rides for the kids. I've never gone before because I've always heard this place is pretty run down. I was pleasantly surprised. We got there about 4:30pm and did...More

5  Thank DebbieOdom
Reviewed 6 June 2014

I loved Lakeside as a child. I guess my fond memories made me give it an extra star. It was a fabulous place to go in the summer with a wonderful swimming pool, the best fun house ever,and the coolest fat lady who couldn't stop...More

10  Thank sophisticatedlady_11
Reviewed 28 May 2014

This is a park that has a special place in my heart. I only wish it was a little better kept (-1 point for run down nature). The price is very affordable especially with coupons. The rides really need to be fixed and updated but...More

3  Thank hyperx69
Reviewed 20 May 2014 via mobile

If you live a good old fashioned amusement park you will live Lakeside. Rides for the whole family. Old school roller coaster. Ring toss and other great carnival games. Fantastic carousel. It should be in the historic register. I love it. Can't wait to go...More

3  Thank rebecca6311
Reviewed 25 January 2014

The history of Lakeside is worth checking out on Wikipedia if you're thinking about going. It's the oldest amusement park in CO and definitely has the classic theme park feel complete with elephant ears, cotton candy and snow cones. You buy tickets (no bracelets here!)...More

3  Thank Jlee7575
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Karen E
When does this open for 2017 season?
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
what sort of sick freak would ever go to elitches when lakeside is a place of wonder and merriment?
2 July 2016|
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Response from nicolas s | Reviewed this property |
anyone who gave elitches above one star.
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Patricia V
cost for children's rides?
28 June 2016|
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Response from lpolinsky | Reviewed this property |
Tickets are 50 cents each. $3 per person to get in. You can buy a $20 all you can ride pass.
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