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, Wed.-Fri.; $9.95, Sat.-Sun. before 5; $7.95, Sat.-Sun. after 5; free (ages 0-1). Holiday lights $12 per vehicle Fri.-Sun.; $10 per vehicle Mon.-Thurs.
Hours: Sat.-Sun. noon-8, Memorial Day weekend to early June and mid-Aug. to Labor Day weekend (also Memorial Day and Labor Day); Wed.-Sat. 11-9, Sun. 11-8, early June to mid-Aug. Holiday Lights on the Lake program daily 6-10 p.m., Fri. before Thanksgiving to Sun. after New Year's Day. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.