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2014 Holiday Events in Central Florida’s Polk County

Posted on December 2nd, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Dining, Event, General, Nature, Shopping, Upcoming

Looking for merry fun this season? Check out our list of ongoing and upcoming holiday events below. RECURRING Festival of Wreaths When? November 21 – December 13 Where? Polk County History Center, Bartow What? The Polk County History Center is proud to host the annual Festival of Wreaths. Decorated wreaths will be displayed from November 21 through December 13, […]

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Auburndale to Host Comic Book Festival in January

Posted on November 21st, 2014 by

Categories: Event, General, Upcoming

The City of Auburndale is hosting its first Comic Book Convention called City Con. The event will be held Jan. 9-10, 2015 in the city’s downtown park. Majority of the activities will take place in the city’s downtown facilities. The two-day event includes an expo, gaming, double-creature feature, a Cosplay contest, parade of characters and […]

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Visit Central Florida and UF/IFAS Polk County Extension Service to Host Free Agritourism Seminar

Posted on November 3rd, 2014 by

Categories: Event, Nature, Upcoming

Polk County Tourism & Sports Marketing (PCTSM) and the UF/IFAS Polk County Extension Service are partnering to host a free Agritourism seminar on Wednesday, November 12 from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm at Lake Myrtle Sports Park, 2701 Lake Myrtle Park Road, Auburndale, FL.  The seminar will include an overview of Polk County Agritourism, along […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on October 27th, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Dining, Event, Nature, Shopping, Sports, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA OCTBER 27-November 4, 2014 Find a complete listing of October and November events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. Denis L. Fontaine Children’s Classic Golf Tournament Date: Monday, October 27 Venue: Lone Palm Golf Club, Lakeland – This is the 21st Annual Denis L. Fontaine Children’s Classic Golf Tournament to benefit Explorations V Children’s Museum. […]

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Get Ready for Great Events This Fall in Central Florida

Posted on September 10th, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Dining, Event, Nature, Shopping, Sports, Upcoming

If your head is spinning in disbelief over how fast summer has slipped away, you’re not alone. Crossing Labor Day off the calendar signals the return of popular fall festivals and events across Polk County. But before autumn rolls in, those who hunger for fall’s cooler temperatures can feed their stomachs instead at Food Truck […]

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Free Travel Marketing Presentation in Auburndale September 9th

Posted on August 29th, 2014 by

Categories: Event, Upcoming

Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing (PCTSM) will host a travel marketing presentation and luncheon at 11:30 am on Tuesday, September 9, featuring guest speakers Rodney Levy and Rosemarie Young of Reserve Direct. Mr. Levy, the Director of Business Development for Reserve Direct, and Ms. Young, a Market Manager, have more than 25 years combined […]

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Fourth of July Events in Central Florida

Posted on June 26th, 2014 by

Categories: Attractions, Dining, Event, General, Sports, 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 Thursday, July 3 and lasting through the night of Friday, July 4, you will find Independence Day celebrations for everyone going on throughout the county. […]

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Free Travel Marketing Presentation in Auburndale April 24

Posted on April 20th, 2014 by

Categories: Event, Upcoming

Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing (PCTSM) will hold their next Tourist Development Council (TDC) Meeting at 9:00 am on Thursday, April 24, featuring a travel marketing presentation and tourism industry update and forecast by guest speaker Brian London. Mr. London, President/CEO of London Tourism Publications, is a speaker, publisher and marketing-economist who works with […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on February 24th, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Dining, Event, Nature, Shopping, Sports, Uncategorized, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA FEBRUARY 24-March 4, 2014 Find a complete listing of February and March events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. Major League Scramble Date: Monday, February 24 Venue: Grasslands Golf and Country Club, Lakeland – The 2013 American League Central Division Champion Detroit Tigers are ready to tee it up at this 19th annual golf scramble before […]

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Spring Training Hits a Home Run in Polk County

Posted on February 13th, 2014 by

Categories: Event, Sports, Upcoming

Coming off an unusually cold winter for most of the country, thoughts of a spring vacation in Central Florida are extremely enticing. The weather is mild, the fragrant scent of orange blossoms hangs in the air… and baseball fever is in full swing. For the devoted baseball fan, it doesn’t get much better than spring […]

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