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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
Email: bfprentals@cityoforlando.net

Bill Frederick Park Map

RV Campground Map

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

Upcoming Events:

Christmas Cookie Fun Run

December 15, 2018, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

How much fun can you stand! Cookies, Santa, & “Snow” with either the 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run or do the Christmas Cookie Challenge. Run BOTH and get a 2nd Christmas Cookie Challenge medal. There will be clock timing, photos with Santa, Cookies with Santa’s elves, Carolers, a Costume contest, “Snow” and awesome medals & race shirts.  For more information go to https://www.christmascookierun.com/orlando

The Park will be closed December 24 and December 25, 2018

The Great American Bacon Race

January 19, 2019, 8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.

Join us as we return to Bill Frederick Park in Orlando on January 19th 2019 for The Great American Bacon Race. Yes, a tasty bacon-themed 5k run/walk in a beautiful park with bacon along the way.Medals and t-shirts for all participants, plus the Bacon Bash after party.We even have a Kids 1k Bacon Dash.

Biggest Team Award: Bring the biggest team and receive a VIP tent with refreshments exclusively for your team.
New Heats:We added a 2nd “fun” heat (still timed) at 9.15AM. This is for those of you that want to go at your own pace, (walkers, those with strollers, or just people having fun with it).
For more information go to http://americanbaconrace.com/orlando-5k-bacon-race-2019/

Annual 5K Run & Walk for RA

January 26, 2019, 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

The Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation, Help Fight RA is a local non-profit Organization that is focused on the treatment and care of those who are affected by Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA). Another year is upon us, and we ask you to join us in our relentless efforts to “Help Fight RA”. 

Our Annual Walk/Run for RA will be held at Turkey Lake Park on January 26, 2019, let 2019 be the year to get healthy, do good in your community and help raise awareness for this morbid disease. Every dollar raised or donated goes directly to our programs and treatment and care to RA patients.  Entrance to the park is included in your ticket purchase. Looking forward to see you there! For more information contact Sandy Buchholz at 407.917.7326 or email Info@helpfightra.org or go to their website: www.helpfightra.org

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 subject 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 an application and send back to park office (fax: 407.297.2056)