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Busch Gardens AND SeaWorld Preschool Pass – FREE Admission for ages 5 & Under in 2018

January 26, 2018|Freebies & Deals, Fun Around Florida - Day Trips|

In 2018, kids 5 and younger get into Busch Gardens Tampa AND SeaWorld Orlando for FREE! Sign up today to get your FREE Preschool Pass and have some theme park fun.

GIVEAWAY: Win Tickets to RAIN – A Tribute to the Beatles

January 22, 2018|Giveaways, Movies, Music, & Live Performances|

{GIVEAWAY ENDED} RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles celebrates the 50th anniversary of the release of "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club band!" For the first time ever, RAIN will bring the historic album to life in its entirety for this psychedelic multimedia spectacular!

Sensational Sundays – Sensory Friendly Fun at Family Fun Center in Lakeland

January 17, 2018|Indoor Fun, Special Needs, Things to Do|

Sensational Sunday is a sensory friendly time for special needs children and families to visit the Family Fun Center’s Funtasia play area before opening. Parents of special needs children can relax knowing they are among friends.

GIVEAWAY: Win Tickets to The Lakeland Pro Rodeo at the RP Funding Center

January 15, 2018|Giveaways, Movies, Music, & Live Performances|

{GIVEAWAY ENDED} Polk County's largest wild-west extravaganza, the Lakeland Pro Rodeo Classic rides into Lakeland January 26 and 27 for another amazing weekend! See bronco riding, steer wrestlers, cowboys & cowgirls, and bucking bulls.

SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Preschool Pass – FREE Admission for ages 5 & Under in 2018

January 9, 2018|Freebies & Deals, Fun Around Florida - Day Trips|

UPDATED - In 2018, kids 5 and younger get into SeaWorld Orlando for FREE! Sign up today to get your FREE Preschool Card. Have a blast exploring Shamu’s Happy Harbor with rides and activities specially designed for the little ones.

GIVEAWAY: Win Tickets to see Chicago The Musical at the RP Funding Center

January 9, 2018|Giveaways, Movies, Music, & Live Performances|

{GIVEAWAY ENDED} See CHICAGO - Broadway’s razzle-dazzle smash - LIVE on stage at the RP Funding Center. CHICAGO has a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; show-stopping songs and astonishing dancing.

U-Pick Strawberry Farms in Lakeland & Across Central Florida – SOME NOW OPEN!

January 9, 2018|Outdoor Fun, U-Pick Farms & Farmers Markets|

Check out these U-Pick Strawberry farms within an hour’s drive of Lakeland & Polk County. Strawberry picking is a great family activity since the berries grow in raised beds on the ground and are easy for kids to reach.

Night To Shine: Polk County’s Special Needs Prom at First Presbyterian Church

January 9, 2018|Lakeland Gives Back, Special Needs, Volunteer & Donate|

On Friday, February 9, Lakeland will host Night to Shine - a prom night event for people with special needs, ages 14 and older. Night to Shine is an unforgettable prom night experience, centered on God’s love.

We ♥ Our Sponsors

12 Days of Giveaways: Ageless Allure Medispa Hand & Foot Massage plus Oxygen Bar

December 6, 2017|Christmas & Holiday, Giveaways, Motherhood & Parenting|

{GIVEAWAY ENDED} Treat yourself with a Santa’s Little Helpers Hand and Foot Massage, and a 10 minute session at the oxygen bar. Win 30 minutes of holiday pampering at Ageless Allure Medispa!

12 Days of Giveaways: Critter Christmas Safari at Safari Wilderness in Lakeland

December 6, 2017|Christmas & Holiday, Giveaways, Things to Do|

{GIVEAWAY ENDED} During the month of December, Safari Wilderness in Lakeland offers a holiday-themed animal safari at 1/2 the price of a regular visit! Visit today for a unique and memorable family experience.

12 Days of Giveaways: A Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage at the RP Funding Center

December 6, 2017|Christmas & Holiday, Giveaways, Movies, Music, & Live Performances|

{GIVEAWAY ENDED} See A Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage at the RP Funding Center! Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the Peanuts gang as they discover the true meaning of Christmas.

Five Festive Favorites at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Walt Disney World

December 4, 2017|Christmas & Holiday, Fun Around Florida - Day Trips|

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at the Magic Kingdom is a special event to celebrate the Holidays and get into the Christmas spirit. Read our review and tips for your visit including our festive favorites!

12 Days of Giveaways: The TEN Tenors Home for the Holidays at the RP Funding Center

November 29, 2017|Christmas & Holiday, Giveaways, Movies, Music, & Live Performances|

{GIVEAWAY ENDED} The TEN Tenors Home for the Holidays perform at the RP Funding Center! See these Australian rockstars of opera LIVE. Part of our 3rd Annual "12 Days of Holiday Giveaways" series.

12 Days of Giveaways: Dreams Come True Entertainment’s Magical Christmas Ball

November 28, 2017|Christmas & Holiday, Family Friendly Events, Giveaways|

{GIVEAWAY ENDED} Details on the Merry Magical Christmas Charity Ball with Dreams Come True Entertainment. Meet & Greet with 15+ Characters, Santa, sit down dinner, crafts, snacks, singing, dancing & FUN!!

12 Days of Giveaways: The Imperial Symphony Orchestra’s Holiday Spectacular

November 28, 2017|Christmas & Holiday, Giveaways, Movies, Music, & Live Performances|

{GIVEAWAY ENDED} Get details on the Imperial Symphony Orchestra's Holiday Spectacular December 12 at the RP Funding Center. Christmas music, a Christmas Carol sing along, and all of your holiday favorites!

Christmas Giving Opportunities & Toy Donation Needs in the Lakeland Area

November 28, 2017|Christmas & Holiday, Lakeland Gives Back, Volunteer & Donate|

Find local opportunities in Lakeland to donate toys for children, food for families, volunteer your time, or make a financial donation to give back to our community this holiday and Christmas season.

Lakeland Gives Back: Florida Baptist Children’s Homes, The Porch Light & Orphan’s Heart

November 20, 2017|Lakeland Gives Back, Volunteer & Donate|

A Lakeland-based nonprofit organization on a mission to bring love and compassion to One More Child. FBCH provides safe, stable, Christian homes and services to children and families in need across the state.

2017 Christmas Movies & TV Specials – Including Local Holiday Movie Showings

November 20, 2017|Christmas & Holiday, Movies, Music, & Live Performances|

Settle in with blankets and hot cocoa and find your favorite Christmas Movies and TV Specials in November & December! Plus a list of local holiday movie showings in Lakeland, Bartow, & Haines City.

An Evening of Hope & Healing with Dr. Alan Wolfelt: Coping With Loss & Grief – Dec. 5

November 16, 2017|Health & Fitness, Support Groups & Social Groups|

If you are coping with grief and loss, or want to help a loved one, make plans to attend this FREE event on December 5 learn about the normal, necessary process of grief and mourning that comes before hope and healing.

Give the Gift of Martial Arts for Christmas with Choe’s Martial Arts in Lakeland

November 14, 2017|Christmas & Holiday, Classes & Lessons|

For over 38 years, Choe's Martial Arts School has been serving the Lakeland area with personal instruction in fitness and self-defense through traditional martial arts. Give your child the gift of Martial Arts this Christmas!

12 Days of Giveaways – A Christmas Story: The Musical at Lakeland Community Theatre

November 10, 2017|Christmas & Holiday, Family Friendly Events, Giveaways|

{GIVEAWAY ENDED} Lakeland Community Theatre is bringing a classic holiday movie to life on stage with A Christmas Story: The Musical from December 1-3 and 8-10. Get tickets to see this Christmas favorite!

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