Happy Mount Park
Enjoying a ride on the swing boats, Happy Mount Park
Welcome to Morecambe's Happy Mount Park - a traditional family park with modern facilities and attractions, including a free splash park.
Happy Mount Park was originally created in the 1920s as a traditional urban park area. Today's family-friendly attractions cater for more modern tastes, whilst carefully retaining the atmosphere of peace and tranquillity of a traditional park.
The park is open from 8.30am all year round and entry is free.
Activities and attractions
- Splash Park (Currently closed - reopens April 2014)
- Pirates In The Park indoor play area
- Unique outdoor natural adventure play area
- Ornamental gardens,woodland walk and habitat trail
- Crown green bowling green (see Bowling Passes)
- 18-hole putting green
- Miniature railway (currently closed for maintenance)
- Swing boats
- Crazy golf
- Children’s roundabout
- Floodlit multi-purpose pitch for tennis, basketball, five-a-side football and roller hockey
Floodlit Crown Green Bowls Pairs Competition - The event will take place over three week nights. The initial heats will be on Tuesday 18 March and Wednesday 19 March. The finals will take place on Thursday 20 March. Each night will run from 6pm to 8pm and all are welcome. Click here for more information
Join our Take Pride in Your Parks campaign by completing the Park Health Check
Happy Mount Park Café organise a full programme of family fun activities and events:
23 March - Day of Magic from12pm
19 April - Easter Eggstravaganza from12pm
3 May - Olde England Day from 12pm
24 May - Teddy Bear's Picnic from 12pm
14 June - Mad Hatter's Tea Party - Booking Essential tel: 01524 401140 - 12pm
29 June - Family Fun Day from 12pm
19 July - Pirate's Day from 12pm
16 August - All the Fun of the Fair from 12pm
30 October - Halloween Fest - 12pm - 3pm - Booking Essential Tickets Only £3.99 - Tel: 01524 401140
The Brass Band Concerts return from 4 May every Sunday at 2.30pm in the formal gardens.
For further information on these events and activities contact Morecambe Visitor Information Centre, Old Station Buildings, Marine Road Central, Morecambe. LA4 4DB 01524 582808
Happy Mount Park is open daily from 8.30am.
Closing times vary through the year:
- February: 5pm
- March: 6pm (7pm from March 16)
- April: 8pm (8.30pm from April 16)
- May, June, July: 9pm
- August: 8.30pm
- September: 8pm (7pm from September 24)
- October: 6pm (4.30pm from October 26)
- November, December, January: 4.30pm
The Splash Park is now closed until April 2014.
Great value sports surface hire
Our multi-use sports area is great for tennis, basketball and 5-a-side football. The tarmac surface can be used throughout the year and rackets and balls are available to hire from the green kiosk.
Getting to Happy Mount Park
By car: Use the map below to get your journey directions. For satnav, use the postcode LA4 6AQ. There is a pay-and-display car park on the promenade close to the park entrance.
By bus: Stagecoach bus service number 5 (Overton to Carnforth) passes the park. Services 3 and 4 (Lancaster to Heysham) stop at the end of Princes Crescent, a five minute walk from the park. Get bus timetables.