Lakeville  is a rural town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, in the United States. Lakeville is in Southeastern Massachusetts. It was originally part of the town of Middleboro. Lakeville became incorporated in 1853, named after its numerous bodies of water. It has over 4,000 acres of lakes. It is a small town with a land area of 29.9 square miles. Lakeville is sometimes referred to as "Pink Eye Village" by locals because of a highly populated area of albinos.
Lakeville can be reached from Route 105 off Interstate 495 or by Route 140.
Lakeville is less than an hour drive to/from Plymouth, Boston, Cape Cod, and Providence, RI.
By Plane [ edit ]
T.F. Green Airport in Warwick (Rhode Island)
Logan International Airport in Boston, Massachusetss
Taunton Municipal Airport in East Taunton, Massachusets (a small regional airport)
Get around [ edit ]
MBTA Communter Rail Service  off Route 105 with service to Boston
Drive from point to point for quicker travel and convenience
Bicycle through the various trails and roads
Walk the sidewalks through the small town
Assawompset Elementary School 
Austin Intermediate School 
Freetown-Lakeville Middle School 
Apponequet Regional High School 
Assawompset Pond, Great Quittacas Pond, Little Quittacas Pond, Pocksha Pond, Clear Pond, Long Pond, and Assawompsett Pond boating, swimming, fishing, swim lessons, life guard on duty
Lakeville Public Library 4 Precinct St. 508-947-9028
Ted Williams Camp 346 Bedford St. 508 946-8829. recreation center with sports courts, fields, and a skate park
Mullen Hill Baptist Church 111 Highland Road. 508-947-2898
Hollowaybrook Farm 9 Quail Run. 508-947-8424. horse arena offering classes, clinics, and shows
The Back Nine Club, 17 Heritage Hill Dr., 508-947-9991. Par 54, 18 holes over 3,012 yards. www.thebacknineclub.com
Lakeville Country Club, 44 Clear Pond Rd., Phone: 508-947-6630. Par 72, 18 holes over 6,274 yards.
Poquoy Brook Golf Course , 20 Leonard St., Phone: 508-947-5261. Par 72, 18 holes, 6,762 yards.
Festivals [ edit ]
Lakeside Family Festivala 15 minute drive to East Freetown. amusement rides, game booths, food, flea market. wheel chair accessibility
Cranberry Tri-fest a terrific weekend of racing including a sprint distance triathlon, a kids duathlon, and a classic olympic distance triathlon
Lakeville Haunted House  entertainment, food, music, airbrush painting, haunted tour through a spook house,and a hay ride through the woods. wheel chair accessibility
Recreation [ edit ]
skating at Ted Williams Camp
Silver City Galleria Mall the closest mall to Lakeville. about a 15 minute drive to Taunton.
Walgreens  32 Main St. 508-923-6903
Sedell's Pharmacy 290 Bedford St. 508-946-4766
Carmen's Hair Studio 68 Main St. 508-946-2235
Orchid of Hawaii, 201 Bedford St. 508-946-0088. Chinese food and karaoke music
Dunkin Donuts 330 Bedford St. 508-923-6497
Baldies Pizza and Subs 78 Main St. 508-947-1055
J&J's Seafood Drive In 197 County St. 508-763-5977 Drive in Restaurant
Somethin's Brewin' Cafe 
Randazzo Catering 
Royal Pizza pizza, subs, sandwiches
Sunshine Cafe breakfast and lunch
Muckey's Liquors 
Tamarack Wine & Spirits 
Savas Liquors 330 Bedford St. 508-947-2434
Nearby hotels/inns to Lakeville:
Days Inn 30 East Clark Street Middleboro, MA 02346. 508-946-4400
Fairfield Inn 4 Chalet Road, Middleboro, MA 02346. 508-946-4000
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites 43 Harding St, Middleboro, MA 02346. 508-946-3398
Get out [ edit ]
Lakeville is a starting point for a tour of any part of southern New England.
Many of the region's major roads cross near Lakeville.
Lakeville is only 45 minutes drive from some of southern New England's major tourist destinations, such as, Boston, Plymouth, Cape Cod, and Providence, RI and Newport, RI.