- The list below includes 186 free or cheap things to do in or near Lakewood, Washington, including 86 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, Bowling and Go Karts.
- From Fort Steilacoom Park to Fort Steilacoom Bark- Off-Leash Area, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Lakewood and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Lacey, Puyallup, Olympia and Federal Way.
Equipped with lots of playground equipment, Fort Steilacom Park offers activities for all ages. Additionally, the park is equipped with walking trails, picnic shelters and fields where sports like baseball and soccer can be enjoyed.
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8714 87th Avenue SW, Lakewood, WA 98498 MoreLess Info
As a community dog park, Fort Steilacoom Bark- Off-Leash Area offers visitors an open field for dogs to roam free. The park has three different sections to accommodate the size of the dog, from small dogs to large dogs.
Ward Lake Park offers a pond with a fishing pier, a playground, a picnic shelter, a trail system and seasonal restrooms. The park's trails encircle the lake and a decent-sized grassy area for picnics or playing outdoor sports.
Situated on the shores of American Lake, Harry Todd Park provides visitors with scenic views of the lake, as well as picnic and swimming areas. From the shore, visitors can watch the Commencement Bay Rowing Club practice.
Providing direct access to the lake, American Lake Park offers visitors an outdoor area for fishing, boating, swimming, jogging, and other activities. The park has a wooden playground with monkey bars, slides, and fireman poles.
Situated on 38 acres of woodland and marshland, Seeley Lake Park offers visitors a hiking trail where they can observe red alder saplings growing. Depending on the season, visitors can see wild berries growing off the trail.
68% 41 votes
12317 Gravelly Lake Drive Southwest, Lakewood, WA 98499 MoreLess Info
Stroll among impressive landscape architecture at Lakewold Gardens. Among the points of interest is Woodland Garden, complete with maple trees and a stream and pond. This historic estate garden, open year-round, offers group tours. Picnicking is welcome, but pets are not permitted.
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5721 Main Street Southwest, Lakewood, WA MoreLess Info
While watching the latest feature films at AMC Loews Lakewood Towne Center 12, moviegoers can enjoy an expanded menu of comfort foods including pizza and mozzarella sticks. Guests can select seats in advance with the reserved seating option.