- TripBuzz found 201 things to do with kids in or near Lakewood, Washington, including 183 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Puyallup, Lacey, Federal Way and Kent.
- From Kiwanis Skate Park to Bill's Boat House, the Lakewood area offers 94 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Movie Theaters, Theaters and Bowling.
- America's Promise included Lakewood on its list of '100 best places for young people'. A vibrant community, it has a strong library system and offers an array of recreational programs and activities for residents. This includes numerous public parks with athletic fields, playgrounds and picnic shelters, as well as a farmer's market and senior activity center.
Known for its skate park, Kiwanis Skate Park offers visitors shaded grass fields for outdoor recreational activities. The skate park consists of 12,000 square feet of concrete ramps and structures for visitors to skate on.
Bill's Boat House caters to recreational boaters and fishing enthusiasts year-round with equipment rentals, and bait and tackle for sale. The shop clerks offer advice to anglers on hot spots and allow fishing from their adjacent pier as well.
Grand Prix Raceway specializes in offering indoor kart racing. Having been involved in the karting industry for over 40 years, the company offers various lap packages, party packages and corporate client packages.
33% 3 votes
3852 Steilacoom Blvd SW, Lakewood, WA 98499 MoreLess Info
Bowling Centers-Bowlero Lanes is a bowling alley that offers open bowling sessions, competitive bowling leagues, and youth programs for aspiring bowlers. The alley is available to rent for birthday parties or corporate events.
82% 199 votes
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.
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.
91% 43 votes
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.
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.
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.