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Information & Activities

Lakewood celebrates with activities and events all year. From SummerFEST to the Parade of Lights, our family-friendly events have something for everyone.


Lakewood has events all year round. Check back periodically for fun things to do!


Top events in Lakewood, WA

Upcoming Events

Sat, Apr 27, 2024
9:00 am-12:00 pm

Parks Appreciation Day

Every year, Lakewood staff and community volunteers team up to clean our parks. This includes pic...
Sat, May 18, 2024
9:00 am-1:00 pm

Kid's Fishing Event

Bring the kids for a day of fun and learning at American Lake Park. Young participants will learn...
Sat, Jun 1, 2024
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Saturday Street Festival on Motor Ave

Saturday Street Festival is an annual event hosted by the City of Lakewood that is open to the pu...
Tue, Jun 4, 2024
2:00 pm-7:00 pm

Lakewood Farmers Market

Join us each Tuesday at Ft Steilacoom Park, June 4 - September 17 (except July 16 & 23).
Tue, Jun 18, 2024
6:30 pm-8:00 pm

Summer Concerts

Enjoy live music and dancing in the warm summer evenings June 18 - Aug. 27 at the Pavilion in For...
Sat, Jul 20, 2024
11:00 am-10:00 pm

Lakewood SummerFEST

Lakewood’s SummerFEST 2024 is the South Sound's not-to-be-missed summer celebration with so...
Sat, Jul 27, 2024
10:00 am-11:00 pm

Pierce County Trails Day

Come explore Lakewood's beautiful lakes, starting at Fort Steilacoom Park!
Tue, Aug 6, 2024
5:00 pm-8:00 pm

National Night Out 2024

Lakewood’s National Night Out is your chance to meet the police officers and firefighters that ...
Sat, Sep 7, 2024
12:00 pm-6:00 pm

Fiesta de la Familia 2024

Enjoy food, live entertainment, an art show, and hands on crafts. See roaming entertainers. Kids ...
Sat, Oct 12, 2024
12:00 pm-3:00 pm

Truck & Tractor Day

Every October, families of all ages gather for one of our favorite Fort Steilacoom Park events: T...
Sat, Dec 7, 2024
4:30 pm-6:00 pm

Holiday Parade of Lights

Join us on Saturday, December 7th, 2024 for our annual Parade of Lights and Tree Lighting Ceremony!
Sat, Dec 14, 2024
9:30 am-12:00 pm

Jingle Bell 1-Mile Kid's Dash & 5K

This 5k walk/run and 1-mile kid's fun run is great for families. Wear your best holiday-theme...

Where to Stay

Sleep in a 500-year-old castle or in a brand new suite. Swim in the pool or float in a lake. In Lakewood, there is a bed that's just right for you.

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