MAKERS MARKET

Photo and art by Heather New. To learn more about Heather click here. DECEMBER MAKERS> CLICK HERE FOR THE MAP If you a returning vendor to the Makers Market, DO NOT fill out this form. We will send all Makers who are in our database an email on the 15th of each month asking them to RSVP for the following month’s event. You have 5 days to RSVP before applications reopen. Spots are filled...
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First Friday Participation

Thank you for your interest in participating in First Friday. Everything you need to know about how to be an Exhibitor is on this page. Please read it carefully. If after reading this you still have questions, please email us at FirstFriday@ldda.org. We will respond promptly. The online application for exhibitors is at the bottom of this page. PLEASE DON’T SKIP TO IT. Read the page first....
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LDDA Open Container Review

Document sent to the Mayor and City Commission ahead of the Policy Review Meeting on Open Containers in Downtown.  FULL DOC PDF In preparation for your policy meeting about changes to the open container ordinance in Downtown Lakeland, please consider the following information in your discussion.   The LDDA Board of Directors, as representatives of the Downtown Businesses and Property...
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PROPOSED Fall and Spring Special Event Schedule!

PROPOSED Fall and Spring Special Event Schedule! Based on feedback received from our last merchant meeting and from the various merchant committees, we learned that the majority of Downtown business owners would like greater awareness of Downtown events with plenty of advance notice and time for planning. As a result, we have put together a PROPOSED event schedule. We took into consideration...
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Downtown Update Meeting Summary June 6, 2018

Downtown Update Meeting Summary June 6, 2018 Topic: Special Events – Changes in the Process Presenters: Julie Adams and Kim Stopiak, City of Lakeland Parks and Recreation Department Typically LDDA does not summarize Downtown Update Meetings and share via email. However, this was a particularly important subject that affects many businesses who were not in attendance. In 2014, the city of...
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