Events and Activities

Lake Park Clean Up Day

Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Check in at Warming House/Lake Park Friends office
2975 N. Lake Park Rd.

Be a part of the nation’s largest organized annual cleanup, beautification, and community improvement program. Set a positive example for your community by doing your part to help keep Greater Milwaukee and Lake Park beautiful! More details.

Our Lake Park Projects

Planting Trees

We have the good fortune of having a fabulous Frederick Law Olmsted historic landmark park in our back yard. Preserving it and enhancing its beauty and usefulness for all our enjoyment requires the work of many people, but most importantly it requires financial support from our community members.

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The Park’s Full of Rich History

What do Lake Park and New York’s Central Park have in common?

Frederick Law Olmsted was the leading landscape architect of the second half of the 19th century, and the architect of Lake Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Olmsted is perhaps best known for the design and creation of Central Park in New York and the U.S. Capitol grounds in Washington, D.C.

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