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Unforgettable Events at Fantasy of Flight, the 5th Largest Event Venue in Tampa Bay

Posted on August 4th, 2015 by

Categories: Attractions, Event, General

Did you know Fantasy of Flight was named the 5th largest event venue in Tampa Bay by the Tampa Bay Business Journal last year? Fantasy of Flight is going through some major changes and they’re now focusing on events under, “The Venues at Fantasy of Flight,” while offering seasonal entrance to the scaled down museum, […]

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Lores and Lures: Polk County’s Fishing History Exhibit Opens in August

Posted on July 28th, 2015 by

Categories: Attractions, General, Upcoming

New Fishing Exhibit Opening at the History Center The Polk County History Center’s new fishing exhibit is all about the bass, ‘bout the bass – no treble (hooks). The opening of Lores and Lures: Polk County’s Fishing History is scheduled for 4 to 6 p.m., Aug. 13. The new exhibit showcases the rich history of […]

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August Exhibitions & Events at Polk Museum of Art

Posted on July 22nd, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Event, Upcoming

Discover one of Florida’s top ten art museums. With a diverse exhibition schedule, dynamic event calendar, and comprehensive educational programming, you will find Polk Museum of Art in Lakeland is truly more than an art museum. EXHIBITIONS Destinations in Painting: The Kasten Collection Through December 6 Alex and Barbara Kasten have been collecting art for […]

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Explore Polk County’s Early Roadside Attractions through a New Exhibit at Polk County History Center

Posted on July 16th, 2015 by

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Join the History Center on Tuesday, July 21 for a virtual trip down Florida’s early roads and explore Polk County’s early roadside attractions through a new exhibit. The Polk County History Center’s Good Reasons for Good Roads: Celebrating the Dixie Highway at 100 Years exhibit opens July 21. Begin the road trip with a Florida-tourism […]

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Ring Around the Ponies: LEGOLAND Florida Resort Just Got a Bit Cuter

Posted on June 25th, 2015 by

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A day ahead of its official opening, LEGOLAND® Florida Resort offered media an exclusive preview of its newest land, LEGO® Friends Heartlake City. The theme park’s newest expansion is based on the popular LEGO® Friends product line and is closely modeled after the five LEGO Friends characters: Olivia, Stephanie, Emma, Mia and Andrea. Heartlake City […]

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Fourth of July Events in Central Florida

Posted on June 23rd, 2015 by

Categories: Attractions, Event, General, Upcoming

Get ready for plenty of family-friendly fun in Polk County this July 4th! Join us in the celebration and remembrance of those who risked their lives for our freedom. Beginning Friday, July 3 and lasting through the night of Saturday, July 4, you will find Independence Day celebrations for everyone going on throughout the county. […]

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Bok Tower Gardens is Hosting their 3rd Annual Pink Day this Weekend

Posted on June 16th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Event, General, Nature

Bok Tower Gardens 3rd Annual Pink Day June 20 Celebrates Survivors, Raises Money for Breast Cancer Research Bok Tower Gardens once again celebrates survivors, raises money for breast cancer research, and shares the love of gardening during its 3rd annual Pink Day event on Saturday, June 20 from 9 a.m. – 12 noon. Fifty percent […]

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Plan to Horse Around Heartlake City at LEGOLAND® Florida Resort Later this Month

Posted on June 8th, 2015 by

Categories: Attractions, General, Upcoming

In honor of National Best Friends Day on June 8, kids share what it means to be a friend and get the chance to be among the first to experience Mia’s Riding Adventure at Heartlake City. LEGOLAND® Florida Resort will open its newest land, Heartlake City, on June 26. The theme park’s newest expansion is […]

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Cool Off at Bok Tower Gardens Summer Concert Series. Yes, Really!

Posted on May 28th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Event, Upcoming

Summer is here, and so is a HOT new series of live music inside the COOL air-conditioned comfort of the Bok Tower Gardens’ Visitor Center. Their popular Live at the Gardens! Summer Music Series returns beginning June 6, now with SIX great concerts to enjoy all summer long! That’s right, they’ve added two concerts to […]

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LEGOLAND Florida Hotel is Brick upon Brick of “Take your Pick” Fun

Posted on May 20th, 2015 by

Categories: Accommodations, Attractions

Interactive 152-Room Hotel Features a Number of LEGOLAND® Firsts Including the World’s First LEGO® Friends Suite and Master Model Builder Workshop LEGOLAND® Hotel at LEGOLAND® Florida Resort opened Friday, marking the expansion of the resort to become an immersive, multi-day experience for families. The grand opening was honored with thousands of colorful LEGO® minifigures blasting […]

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