Lakeside


Address: 44th Ave. to I-70, Sheridan to Harlan St., Lakeside, 80212

The city of Lakeside includes Lakeside Amusement Park, race track, Shopping Center (first in Jefferson County and now demolished), and Lake Rhoda. The name chosen by Adolph Zang in 1907. Lakeside was also known as the White City. The facilities were painted white and profusely lighted. Ben Krasner and associates acquired the park in 1936. His daughter, Rhoda, later became owner and manager of Lakeside Amusement Park.
Quad Map/Date: 394642 N, 1050332 W, Arvada, 1965 (1980)
Sec/Town/Range: S24, T3S, R69W
Elevation: 5350
Source: City Records; "Historically Jeffco," Olson, Winter 1990.
See Also: Lakeside Shopping Center, Lake Rhoda.
Last Modified: Mon, December 3 2012
 


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