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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October 4th First Friday: Cookie Carnival

This month’s First Friday event will take place on October 4, 2019 from 6pm to 9pm in Downtown Lakeland. The theme is an Om Nom Nom Cookie Carnival! Cookie Creators will be peddling their delicious wares in Munn Park. Stop by and pick up 1 or 2 or more cookies! Place advance orders for all your holiday events. Our current list of participating cookie creators is: 5th Sweet St Bakery Baked. Bliss...
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Girls Night Out

Downtown Lakeland’s next Girls Night Out is scheduled for Friday, September 20, 2019 from 5pm to 8:30pm. Bring a friend, and enjoy Downtown after dark. Stores will be open late, and the shopping will be great! Enjoy live music at various locations on North Kentucky Avenue to create a special ambiance on the street. Enjoy a pop up runway show in Munn Park from 6:30pm-7:00pm. See various fashions...
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Calling All Cookie Makers: Sign Up for Our Cookie Carnival!

The First Friday event in Downtown Lakeland welcomes over 5,000 visitors and over 60 exhibitors every month. Our theme for First Friday, October 5, 6pm-9pm, is “Om Nom Nom Cookie Carnival.” We plan to have vendors selling cookies in the park to First Friday visitors. We also plan to choose 100 cookie judges to vote for their favorite cookie. The winner will receive a cookie trophy, a post on...
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