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Posted on March 23rd, 2015 by

Categories: Event, General, Nature, Upcoming

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

Categories: Arts, Event, General, Nature, Sports, Upcoming

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

Categories: Arts, Event, General, Nature, Upcoming

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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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on February 16th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Event, General, Nature, Sports, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA FEBRUARY 16-25, 2015 Find a complete listing February and March events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 13 – TUESDAY, MARCH 31 RussMatt Central Florida Collegiate Baseball Invitational • Lake Myrtle Sports Park, Chain O’ Lakes Complex, Henley Field, Lake Bonny Park – A total of 290 NAIA, JUCO, Division […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on February 9th, 2015 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA FEBRUARY 9-18, 2015 Find a complete listing February and March events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM Book Club at Polk County History Center • Bartow – The book club meets on the first and second Tuesdays of each month, from 12:15 p.m. – […]

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February Events at Circle B Bar Reserve

Posted on February 3rd, 2015 by

Categories: Event, General, Nature

Polk’s Nature Discovery Center at Circle B Bar Reserve offers a variety of nature based activities for all ages. You do not want to miss out on any of the fun family friendly activities that we have planned for you. Sign up for a tram tour, a workshop, Nature Fun Day or just get outdoors […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on February 2nd, 2015 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA FEBRUARY 2-11, 2015 Find a complete listing February and March events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   MONDAY, FEBRUARY 2 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Sister Cities Visual Arts Exhibit at Harrison • Lakeland – Harrison School for the Arts is proud to be hosting the “Sister Cities International” art exhibit beginning […]

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