Lakeside Golf Course

18 Hole / Par 72 / 7,067 yards

If you have any questions call (859) 263-5315.

Book a tee time online.

Golf courses are open.

Important course operational updates:

  • Tee times can be booked over the phone, in-person, or online.
  • Due to limited tee time availability, all players booked at the same time will be paired together.
  • Lakeside driving ranges are now open daily from 8 a.m. – dusk.
  • Food, drinks and merchandise are available for purchase.


New rates take effect Jan. 1, 2024.

  Weekday Weekend
Standard rates    
18 hole fee $23 $28
Junior fee $13 $15
Senior fee (age 57+) $14  
Ladies $14  
Twilight* $17 $22
9 hole fee $17 $20
UK/Transylvania students $17  
Military/veteran $12 $12
Disabled $18 $24
LFUCG employees $18  
Seasonal rates (Winter) $14 $19
Cart Rental $18  
Club rental $16  
Pull cart rental $6  
Range $8  

*Twilight times vary depending on the time of year.

Course description

Course layout

Course scorecard

Lakeside Golf Course is a local favorite. It opened in July 1970 and is situated on approximately 185 acres, adjacent to Jacobson Park and Jacobson Lake. It features large greens, rolling terrain and the longest par-5 in the state at more than 600 yards. Other amenities at the course include a pro shop, banquet space, a snack bar and a full line practice facility that includes two tees and three practice greens.

Group events and corporate outings

Lakeside Golf Course is available to host: 

  • Corporate outings
  • Charitable events
  • League play
  • Family reunions and other group events

In addition to a quality golf experience, the facility offers banquet space, a clubhouse patio and catering services. A full list of available amenities and services is below. All events are customizable and rates are dependent on use of amenities, dates and group sizes.

For more information or to schedule an event, contact (859) 263-5313.