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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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Who Doesn’t Want to Eat a Burger Called “Green Swamper”

Posted on March 11th, 2015 by

Categories: Dining

My love affair with hamburgers will go on forever and thankfully Polk County has plenty of restaurants serving up unique options. A few months ago we stopped at The Red Top Pit Stop after a long hike at Colt Creek State Park. We’ve passed the restaurant a lot and always notice the many cars parked […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on March 9th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, General, Nature, Upcoming

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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SUN n FUN Will Have a Patriotism Focus in 2015

Posted on February 24th, 2015 by

Categories: Event, Upcoming

Mark your calendars for the 41st Annual SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In & Expo presented by the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association April 21-26, 2015 in Lakeland, FL. Proceeds from all events are returned to aviation-based STEM curriculums through year-round programs and activities at SUN ‘n FUN’s Aerospace Center for Excellence. Agreeing to help make […]

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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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Reception for FL Executive Board of the MOPH in Lakeland March 6

Posted on February 20th, 2015 by

Categories: Event

PCTSM and Lakeland CVB Partner to Host Reception for Florida Executive Board of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing (PCTSM) and the Lakeland Chamber’s Convention and Visitors Bureau will host a reception for the Florida executive board of the Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH) at 5:00 […]

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Get Outside! It’s Florida Hiking Trails Month

Posted on February 18th, 2015 by

Categories: General, Nature

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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Volunteers Needed for Sun ‘n Fun International Fly-In & Expo

Posted on February 12th, 2015 by

Categories: Event, Upcoming

For the seventh consecutive year, the Dick Pope/Polk County Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) is recruiting volunteers for media relations duty at the Sun ‘n Fun International Fly-In & Expo. The Fly-In is April 21 to 26 at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport in Lakeland. The recruitment campaign is being spearheaded by Danny […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on February 9th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, General, Nature, Upcoming

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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