News & Updates


17-18 OCT: Special hours – open 11am-11pm
28-30 OCT: Special hours – open 5-10pm
30 OCT
: Final operating day of 2019


31 AUG
: History of Lagoon Music Theatre added
7 JUL
: Lagoon’s Lunchtime Legacy
3 JUL
: Histories of the Picnic Terraces & Pavilions

Painting of Lagoon’s Patio Gardens by V. Douglas Snow, from Ford Times, August 1961.

Out of the hundreds of concerts at Lagoon over the years, at least two were recorded and made available on CD including a 1956 Woody Herman performance and a Stan Kenton show from 1962.

The Lagoon History Project is a non-profit resource about Lagoon Amusement Park. Thanks to donations and other support, this resource is made available for free, without a lot of intrusive ads.

You can help keep it that way by donating via PayPal using the link below. You don’t need a PayPal account and you can make donations in any amount. Thank you!




An ongoing exploration of Lagoon's past

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