- The list below includes 1166 free or cheap things to do in or near Lakewood, California, including 132 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, Bowling and Walking Trails.
- From Mae Boyar Park to San Martin Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Lakewood and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Los Angeles, Pasadena, Long Beach and Cerritos.
41% 324 votes
7501 Carson Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90808 MoreLess Info
A 27-screen movie theater, Edwards Long Beach Stadium 26 & IMAX displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers an IMAX auditorium, stadium seating, a game room, mobile ticketing and a snack bar.
75% 12 votes
14001 S Bellflower Blvd, Bellflower, CA 90706 MoreLess Info
A swimming and fitness facility, the Bellflower Aquatic Center hosts a wide variety of lessons and programs. The center has pools and an extensive weight and fitness room, and offers lap and free swimming.
Thompson Park is a municipal park that features both indoor and outdoor pools for year round swimming along with baseball and softball fields. There is a playground for younger children and an indoor basketball court and workout gym.
Featuring two 75 foot screens, visitors of the Paramount Drive In can view popular first-run movies from the comfort of their car. In addition to a full on-site concession stand, the drive in theater offers Barco Digital projection and FM sound.
Showing the most recent movie releases, Paramount Drive-In Theater provides old-fashioned, family entertainment. The theater is equipped with two extremely large screens and the latest in technology with digital projection and quality sound.
Originally built in 1844, Rancho Los Cerritos, is a Monterey-style ranch house open to the public providing a glimpse of life in the late 1800's. The collection includes historic documents, artifacts, and furnishings.
Located between two schools, Paramount Park features facilities for baseball, basketball and handball along with a gymnasium and a pool. The park also offers grassy areas, picnic spots, a paved walking path and restrooms.
At Salud Park, visitors can walk around a rubberized running track that encircles a multipurpose recreational field where they can play sports. The park also has a sand volleyball court and outdoor exercise stations.