Bill Frederick Park at Turkey Lake

Bill Frederick Park covers 183 acres of land alongside Turkey Lake, one of the top-five rated fishing lakes in the state of Florida.  The park is designed for nature lovers and provides families, organizations and community groups with several recreational activities and scenic views. Minutes away from some of Orlando’s largest attractions, Bill Frederick Park also serves as the perfect alternative to hotel lodging. So whether you’re looking for a day full of fun or an entire weekend full of activities, Bill Frederick Park is the place to be.

3401 S Hiawassee Road,
Orlando, FL 32835

Phone: 407.246.4486
Fax: 407.297.2056

Bill Frederick Park Map

Park Hours
November – March: 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.
April – October: 8 a.m. until 7 p.m.

Upcoming Events:


Southeastern Championships presented by Orlando Disc Golf Club, Inc.

Friday, September 1-September 4, 2017 (1pm-11am)

Orlando Disc Golf, Inc is proud to present the fifth annual Southeastern Amateur Championship presented by Orlando Disc Golf. The event is a three-day multi-course event over Labor Day weekend in Orlando, Florida. This PDGA sanctioned A-Tier tournament offers participants a high level of competition from players throughout the southeast.

Surf Expo Demo Day

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 (12pm-5pm)

Supporting the Stand Up Paddle, Kayak and Canoe markets. Demo Day allows the retailer to try it before you buy it. The event gives manufactures valuable face to face time with key retailers, and the opportunity to demo new boards, paddles and equipment and accessories.

National Brain Tumor Society 5K

Saturday, September 9, 2017 8am-4pm

National Brain Tumor Society is committed to finding better treatments, and ultimately a cure, for people living with a brain tumor today and anyone who will be diagnosed tomorrow. This means effecting change in the system at all levels. For more information go to

Juvenile Myositis 1 mile walk

Saturday, October 7, 2017 9am-12pm

All proceeds benefit Cure JM Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to finding a cure for Juvenile Myositis, a life-threatening disease which causes the body’s own immune system to attack healthy cells and tissues. It can cause pain, weakness, inability to walk and disfigurement. It can affect virtually any system of the body, the heart, lungs, skin, muscles, and more. Contact Walk Chair Denise Rackauskas at or 954-461-8294 for more information.

Walgreens Orlando, International Dragon Boat Festival

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Take part in the ultimate MLDB Championship, an international showcase of paddlers hungry for the opportunity to stretch their racing season to the max. This is the largest event in Florida attended by more than 70 teams. This event brings together culture, sport and international flavors that blend a 2,500-year-old tradition with the fun and excitement of an outdoor festival. For more information, visit

Halloween Hustle, 5K

Saturday, October 21, 2017

The Happy Halloween Run is a national series of 5k running events that partner with non-profit organizations to put on Halloween themed events to help raise funds and awareness for their cause. The Happy Halloween Run is here to save your day! Contact for more information: or Phone: (856) 777-8737

Holy Family – Walk for the Poor

Saturday, November 4, 2017

One of the oldest charitable organizations in the world, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is a Catholic lay organization w/over 700,000 men and women throughout the world who voluntarily join together to grow spiritually and offer person to person service to the needy and suffering throughout the world. For more information contact Barbara Wenczak- or Mary Ann Vernace –

The Giblet Regatta

Saturday, November 17, 2017

The head race is hosted by S.O.R.A and is a 5000m race, one boat at a time, against the clock usually around the perimeter of a lake or down a marked river course. Penalties are accessed for straying off course. For more information go to

Red Pointer Productions, Thanksgiving Turkey Run 5K

Thursday, November 23, 2017

This will be the first race hosted here by the organizer, Red Pointer Productions. He foresees an annual race to be held here every year on Thanksgiving Day. For more information go to or contact (352)215-3134

Orlando Renaissance Festival 2017

Friday, December 1 through December 3, 2017

Take a glimpse in history with this event, the “Renaissance in Orlando”. There is something for everyone from vendors of renaissance wares selling dragon potions to clothing typical to this time period.  For more information go to

Zombie Run and 5KColor Blast

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Do both 5Ks in one day. Start out by being a zombie in the morning and end it with lively color in the afternoon. For more information go to


  • 5 rental cabins and spacious tent camping
  • 36 site RV Campground – Click here to view RV site map
  • Large/small pavilions or sun shelters
  • Outdoor Grills
  • Bathroom
  • Limited horse boarding (Call park office for availability & cost 407.246.4486)

Bill Frederick Park Amenities Price List

Park Entry Fees* includes tax
Per car, daily$4.00
Driver only, daily$2.00
Buses and 15/16 passenger van, daily$1.00/person
Family Annual Pass$79.88/year
Individual Annual Pass$30.14/year
Facilities* tax not included
Pavilion 1-4:

Accommodates 250 people per pavilion
Lake view, near pool
Pavilion 5:

Accommodates 175 people
Indoor with AC, has tent camping area
Pavilion 6:

Accommodates 400 people
Secluded with 4 sun shelters
Farm Gazebo:

Best for small gatherings
$50.00/4 hours
* Refundable cleanup/damage deposit $100.00
North End of picnic area:

Accommodates 500+ people
South End of picnic area:

Accommodates 500+ people
Refundable cleanup/damage deposit for both areas$1,000.00
Carter Center
For reunions and meetings
Includes A/C, seating inside/outside
For weddings

Accommodates 90 people inside, 210 outside
The wedding fee includes a 1 hour rehearsal, use of the Carter Center for 5 hours, the gazebo, the bride's dressing room and admissions
Up to 90 guests $460.00
Up to 150 guests $540.00
Up to 210 guests $620.00
Refundable cleanup/damage deposit for this area$100.00
North End of primitive camp area

Accommodates 500+ people
Refundable cleanup/damage deposit$1,000.00
Cabins 1-5:

Accommodates 10 people
Includes AC/heat, outdoor grill, restrooms and showers separate
(Must be 25 years old to rent)
Refundable cleanup/damage deposit$100.00
Refundable key deposit$20.00/cabin
Softball Field or Volley Courts

Rent for 3 hours or first come first serve basis
$30.00/ 3 hours
Boat Rentals

Thursday-Sunday, 7 - 11 a.m. only
Max 3 people
Call for reservations
$30.00/ 4 hours
Fishing Pier

For weddings and other events
Lake shore area

Regattas, Dragon Boats, other water events (deposit required)
Generator Rental

Use for special events
RV campsites: includes camping device, 4 people and 1 vehicle fees
Full hook up

Electric, water and sewer
Partial hook up

Electric and water
Additional person (over 4 people)$5.00
Additional vehicle$5.00
RV Parking (overflow area)$13.33/night
Additional camping device (tent only)$8.89/night
Primitive tent camping: includes 1 tent and 4 people (must be 18+ years old)
Each tent$8.89/night
Vehicle charge$4.00 (first night only)
Additional person (over 4 people)$5.00

Cancellation Policy For All Reservations

  • Cancellations made the same day of making a reservation will be refunded in full.
  • Cancellations made prior to 72 hours of the date of the event will be subjected to a 25% administrative fee, not to exceed $25.00.
  • Cancellations made less than 72 hours before the date of the event, all fees and charges will be forfeited.

For information about our youth group rates, family and individual passes call 407.246.4486.

Reservation Procedure

  1. Call the park office (phone: 407.246.4486)
  2. Pay to reserve date
  3. Fill out application and send back to park office (fax: 407.297.2056)

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