Lakemont Park

700 Park Ave.
Altoona, PA 16602- Map It
(814) 949-7275

AAA Editor Notes

Lakemont Park, 700 Park Ave., dates to 1894 when it opened as a trolley park. Today the amusement park offers more than 30 rides and attractions, including the Island Waterpark; go-carts; miniature golf; and two roller coasters, one of which was built in 1902. A Christmas themed holiday program is featured in winter. Food is available.
Park free. Amusement park ride pass $5.95 (Wed.-Fri.); $10.95 (Sat.-Sun.); free (ages 0-1 and active military with ID). Holiday Lights on the Lake $12 per vehicle.
Hours: Wed.-Sun. 11-8, early June to mid-Aug.; Sat.-Sun. (also Memorial Day and Labor Day) noon-8, late May-early June and mid-Aug. through day before Labor Day. Holiday Lights on the Lake program daily 6-10 p.m., Fri. before Thanksgiving-Sun. after New Year's Day. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.