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Local Favorites Highlights the 20th Anniversary Holiday Home Tour at Pinewood Estate

Posted on December 12th, 2014 by

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The holidays have arrived, and what better way to celebrate than at Bok Tower Gardens and their 20th Anniversary Holiday Home Tour at Pinewood Estate? This annual experience is a tradition to many and can be found in Central Florida’s own Lake Wales. The historic Pinewood Estate found on the grounds of Bok Tower Gardens […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on December 8th, 2014 by

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

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA DECEMBER 8-16, 2014 Find a complete listing December and January events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. First Presbyterian Church Performing Arts Series The Glory of Christmas Date: Monday, December 8 Venue: First Presbyterian Church, Lakeland – The sanctuary will swell with the magnificent music of the Christmas season when the choirs of First Presbyterian […]

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Make It Magical Returns to Lake Wales

Posted on December 3rd, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Event

The Lake Wales Arts Council will present the third annual Make It Magical holiday extravaganza from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 5 with the new theme, “The Grinch.” “Downtown Lake Wales will be transformed into Who-ville with a professional actor starring as the Grinch,” says Barbara Connor, Council vice-president, who helped create the […]

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2014 Holiday Events in Central Florida’s Polk County

Posted on December 2nd, 2014 by

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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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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on December 1st, 2014 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA DECEMBER 1-9, 2014 Find a complete listing November and December events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. 1930s HoliDAYS Date: Tuesday, December 2 Venue: Bok Tower Gardens, Lake Wales – It’s automotive yesteryear with Model A’s on display at Pinewood Estate. – Meet historical characters, and immerse yourself in a bygone era of Christmas past at this event […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on November 24th, 2014 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA NOVEMBER 24-December 2, 2014 Find a complete listing November and December events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. Historic Lake Mirror Tours Date: Tuesday, November 25 Venue: Downtown Lakeland – Learn about the history of Downtown Lakeland on this free monthly walking tour. Last Friday Date: Friday, November 28 Venue: Dixieland, Lakeland –  More than […]

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The Orange Blossom Revue BBQ competition will Take Place in December

Posted on November 19th, 2014 by

Categories: Dining, Event, Upcoming

Lake Wales Rotary to host the inaugural Orange Blossom Revue, a Florida BBQ Association sanctioned competition open to the public, December 5-6, 2014 in Lake Wales, Fla. to benefit community service initiatives. The Orange Blossom Revue will take place on the shores of Lake Wailes in Lake Wales, Fla. Dec. 5-6, 2014. The event is open to the public […]

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Local Favorites Highlights Westgate River Ranch’s Saturday Night Rodeo

Posted on November 13th, 2014 by

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Have you ever explored Central Florida’s authentic “Dude Ranch” located just outside of Lake Wales? Westgate River Ranch offers Florida cowboy-themed accommodations ranging from campgrounds to glamping (glamour+camping) tents to two-bedroom cabins along with a multitude of recreational activities and an award-winning Smokehouse Grill and the River Ranch Saloon. One of the many family-friendly adventures at Westgate […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on November 10th, 2014 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA NOVEMBER 10-18, 2014 Find a complete listing November and December events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. Book Club Date: Tuesday, November 11 Venue: Polk County History Center, Bartow – The Polk County History Center book club meets on the first and second Tuesdays of each month. – The upcoming book discussion will be […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on November 3rd, 2014 by

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THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA NOVEMBER 3-11, 2014 Find a complete listing of October and November events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. Book Club Date: Tuesday, November 4 Venue: Polk County History Center,  Bartow – The Polk County History Center book club meets on the first and second Tuesdays of each month. – The upcoming book discussion will be on […]

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