Lakeside Park Seasonal Stickers & Daily Passes

Seasonal Pass Application and Payment Instructions:

Click Here for the Lakeside Park Seasonal Pass Application. After the application is filled out, you can either:

  • Email to Julie Rathmanner, and pay online by clicking the "make a payment" button at bottom of page;
  • Mail to City Hall: 160 Lake St N, Big Lake, MN 55309, and pay by sending a check or money order with application;
  • Or bring to City Hall during regular office hours. 

Seasonal Pass

  • Vehicle Only - City Resident* $10
  • Vehicle and Trailer - City Resident* $20
  • Vehicle Only - Non-Resident** $30
  • Vehicle and Trailer - Non-Resident** $40

*City Resident: person(s) living within City limits
**Non-Resident: person(s) living outside City limits (includes residents of Big Lake Township and Orrock Township)

Daily Passes

  • Vehicle Only $5 per day
  • Vehicle and Trailer $15 per day

Available at Lakeside Park entrance.

Rules & Regulations

Lakeside Park Hours

Open daily from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Parking / Driving

Vehicles, including motorcycles, must park / drive only in the designated areas. Beware of restricted parking areas (handicapped, no parking, etc.). Watch for children.


Boats must remain 150 feet away from swimming area.


No lifeguard on duty. Swim only in the buoyed area.


  • No pets allowed
  • No glass containers
  • No keg beer
  • Place refuse in proper container
  • Report emergencies to park attendant
  • Be courteous to others


Lakeside Park has public Wi-Fi access! Wireless Identification: Lakeside Park WiFi