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Got kids? Got dogs? Got bikes? Bring 'em all for a weekend Nearcation in Lakewood, a family-friendly community with something for everyone.

Things to do in Lakewood WA

There are countless things to do in Lakewood, WA. But if you’re the counting kind, here’s what to do in Lakewood by the numbers. With 14 public parks, 7 lakes, and 11 natural areas, Lakewood has 617 acres of open space for picnics, play, and puppies (largest dog park in the state, anyone?). Hungry? You'll also find more than 165 restaurants (including dozens of unique cuisines in our International District). Spendy? Not at all. Lakewood is your destination for affordable family fun. But if you’re looking to lighten your wallet, we have over 500 shops ready to provide retail therapy ; )

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