Lake Park Friends


Lake Park Friends is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote the preservation and enjoyment of Lake Park, to sponsor educational, recreational and cultural events in the park, and to raise funds for the restoration and enhancement of the park in the spirit of Frederick Law Olmsted.

Lake Park is located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


Lake Park Friends is seeking a Part-time High School Volunteer Coordinator for the Lake Park Friends Youth Auxiliary. Go to Volunteer for a detailed posting.

The battle against invasive plant species is a year round effort in Lake Park. And, helpers are needed to check and fill bird feeders daily. For more information, go to Volunteer.


Erastus B. Wolcott Statue

is cleaned and waxed




Musical Monday Concerts

at the Lake Park Summer Stage

begin July 7

Wonderful Wednesdays Concerts

at the Lake Park Summer Stage

begin July 2

See the Music in the Park page for details





Every Tuesday
Time: 7:15 am
Location: Marcia Coles Community Room

Every Wednesday afternoon
Natural Areas Work Party
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: Begins at Warming House

Wednesdays in July
Wonderful Wednesdays

Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Summer Stage

Mondays in July
Musical Mondays

Time: 6:30-8 pm
Location: Summer Stage

July 19
History Walk

Time: 1 pm
Location: Begins at Warming House

July 27
Eastside Milwaukee Garden Tour

Time: 10 am to 4 pm
Location: Begin at North Point Lighthouse

All upcoming event details...


Marcia Coles Community Room is located in the lower level (enter from East side) of the Lake Park Pavilion and Lake Park Bistro Restaurant, 3133 E. Newberry Blvd.

Warming House is at the north end of the park near the tennis courts and playground. 2975 N. Lake Park Rd.

The Lake Park Summer Stage is located just south of the Warming House, playground and tennis courts.