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Sunday Funday with Smokey Bear and Cool Colt Creek State Park Activities!

Posted on April 22nd, 2015 by

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Join The Friends of Colt Creek on Sunday, April 26th from Noon to 4:00 PM for an afternoon of fun and food and GET TO KNOW COLT CREEK STATE PARK! Planned Activities Wildlife Education, activities provided by our friends from Circle B Bar Reserve Canoeing & Kayaking provided by Colt Creek State Park Butterfly display […]

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Soaking up the Local Culture

Posted on April 20th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, Nature, Sports, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA APRIL 20 – 29 Find a complete listing for April and May events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. This Week’s Events MONDAY, APRIL 20 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Robert Irvine LIVE · Lakeland Robert Irvine LIVE is a high energy, multimedia and multi-sensory theatrical experience performed at The Lakeland […]

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Soaking up the Local Culture

Posted on April 6th, 2015 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA APRIL 6 – 15 Find a complete listing for April and May events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. This Week’s Events TUESDAY, APRIL 7 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM Book Club at Polk County History Center · Bartow – The Polk County History Center hosts a book club […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on March 30th, 2015 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA MARCH 30 – APRIL 8 Find a complete listing for April and May events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. MONDAY, MARCH 30 1:05 PM – 3:00 PM Detroit Tigers Spring Training · Lakeland – The 2015 spring season marks the Tigers 79th season at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, extending the […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on March 23rd, 2015 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA MARCH 23- April 1 Find a complete listing for April and May events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2015 — SUNDAY, MARCH 29, 2015 Florida’s Natural Charity Classic · Lake Wales – The Symetra Tour, the Road to the LPGA, is excited to announce the return of […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on March 16th, 2015 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA MARCH 16-25 Find a complete listing for March and April events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   TUESDAY, MARCH 17 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM Tram Nature Tour at Circle B Bar Reserve · Lakeland – Take a personalized tour of the Banana Creek Marsh with a volunteer guide who will point […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on March 9th, 2015 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA MARCH 9-18 Find a complete listing for March and April events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   MONDAY, MARCH 9 1:05 PM – 3:00 PM Detroit Tigers Spring Training • Lakeland – The 2015 spring season marks the Tigers 79th season at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, extending the longest-standing relationship between […]

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Hey Shutterbugs, Polk’s Environmental Lands Program is Hosting a Photo Contest

Posted on March 6th, 2015 by

Categories: General, Nature

Polk County’s Environmental Lands is Hosting a Photo Contest This contest is designed to highlight the beauty of nature found on natural areas managed by Polk County’s Environmental Lands Program. Photos must be taken at one of the following sites: Circle B Bar Reserve Crooked Lake Prairie Crooked Lake Sandhill Marshall Hampton Reserve Sherwood Stokes […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on February 23rd, 2015 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA FEBRUARY 23 – MARCH 4 Find a complete listing for March and April events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 24 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Historic Lake Mirror Tours • Lakeland – The story starts during the horse and buggy days when people hitched their horses up at Munn […]

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Get Outside! It’s Florida Hiking Trails Month

Posted on February 18th, 2015 by

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February is Florida Hiking Trails Month, so to celebrate we headed to Marshall Hampton Reserve, Circle B Bar Reserve’s lesser known (though wildly popular in the equestrian community) neighbor. Visitors have two main multi-use trail options at Marshall Hampton Reserve. Both trails begin at the parking area off of Thornhill Road, just south of SR […]

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