The current facility was completed in 1999, but the Village was incorporated in 1952 with just short of 500 people.…More Stone lion gates mark the original edges of the Village when it was only cottages, farms and large homes. These gates have since been recognized as for their historical significance and can still be seen today at the corner of Lake Drive and Fairy Chasm Lane.
Like much of the North Shore, many programs that the Village participates in are a joint effort with Fox Point and other North Shore communities. Every year the Village of Bayside offers its residents a variety of different programs and family-oriented activities such as a village picnic, 4th of July parade, Bayside's Best Dog, Fright Night.
According to its 2000 Census, the Village of Bayside has decreased in size roughly roughly 8.93% over the last decade, while in comparison, Wisconsin has grown 13.59%. In 2005, there were 4,329 people residing in the Village of Bayside.
Lake Drive Baptist Church 8777 N Lake Dr, Bayside, WI53217 Lake Drive Baptist Church is a fundamental Baptist church, offering multiple study and worship groups throughout the…More week. Located just outside the Schlitz Audobon Center, this church has been working with Bayside and Milwaukee residents for nearly 50 years.
With five tennis courts, a baseball field, and new landscaping, Ellsworth Park is home to many of the local events…More held in Bayside such as the village picnic, Bayside's Best Dog Competition and Fright Nights. The entire park was restructured in 2006 and it now doubles as a park and a retention pond. In 2007, a new sidewalk was installed and residents were allowed to purchase bricks that would have their name stamped on them.
The pavilion used to be an enclosed facility and would be used for a heating building for ice skaters. The outside walls have since been removed and it is now utilized for family picnics and as an open-air shelter.
All the playground equipment has also been replaced and is now ADA accessible.