Savor the Season: Sip & Shop

Get your holiday shopping done early at Downtown Lakeland’s first annual Savor the Season: Sip & Shop event on Thursday, November 21 from 5pm-8:30pm. Stores will be open late, and the shopping will be great! Enjoy retail and restaurant sales and specials. Listen to live music at various locations on the street. Win a Holiday Shopping Spree! The more you shop, the more chances you get...
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Your Merchant Guide for Fall 2019

Dear Merchants, Here’s your guide to the events and activities being organized by the LDDA in Downtown Lakeland from October through December 2019, along with links to sign up and participate! Poinsettias Use this form to sign up to purchase 10″ Red Poinsettias from local grower Central Florida Blooms for $14.50– https://forms.gle/GuVWyUQA99DxVcy47 Plants are to be used to...
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Trick or Treat Shop-to-Shop

Bring your costumed kids to Downtown Lakeland on Thursday, October 31 from 4pm to 6pm to gather candy and other treats from participating merchants! Check back later for a complete list of participating merchants and a map. Here’s a partial list: South Kentucky Ave. Palace Pizza at 114 S. Kentucky Ave. Cake Makers Studio at 115 S. Kentucky Ave. The Chop Shop Bar & Grill at 118 S....
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November 1 First Friday: Lakeland Electric Celebrates 115 Years!

Our next First Friday event will take place on November 1, 2019 from 6pm to 9pm in Downtown Lakeland. The theme is Lakeland Electric Celebrates 115 Years–Locally Owned by You! Enjoy the following activities in and around Munn Park: Live music by Joe’s Garage Band An interactive zone in Munn Park with Lakeland Electric heavy equipment and supplies as well as demonstrations A free...
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February 7th First Friday: Mardi Gras in Munn Park

Join us on February 7, 2020 for a new First Friday theme–Mardi Gras in Munn Park–sponsored by Catholic Charities, Polk County Ministries. Enjoy food, drinks, beads, and more! Want to reserve a space in Munn Park for your “krewe” and help “bead the crowd?” Contact Renee at 407-451-5315. Downtown shops and restaurants will be open late. Don’t miss the Makers...
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