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October Top 10 Activities Lakeland FL

Top 10 Things To Do in Lakeland + Polk County in October

There are SO.MANY.EVENTS in October so we’ve put together a Top 10 list to be sure the “can’t miss” events are on your calendar, including plenty of activities that have nothing to do with pumpkins. Check out our October Top 10 for Lakeland and Polk County.

Springtime Farms Fall Festival Central Florida 2023 (2)
Lakeland Coffee Shops

A Lakeland Coffee Tour – Our Favorite Local Coffee Shops

The idea of coffee and community go hand in hand – enjoying a cup is as much about getting a much-needed boost as it is finding an opportunity to connect with other people, share stories, and try new things. Skip the chains – Lakeland is full of amazing local coffee shops!

Mom Friends in Lakeland

10 Great Ways to Meet Mom Friends in the Lakeland Area

Making mom friends is intimidating. And hard. And often outside our comfort zone. But we all need friends through this journey of motherhood! We are here to help with list of local places where moms congregate and your newest mom friend might be waiting.

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Halloween Events Near Me Lakeland Florida Trunk or Treat
Pumpkin Patch Near Me

Pumpkin Patches in Lakeland + Polk County

Whether you’re trying to find the perfect pumpkin, or a place to take photos of your own little pumpkins, we’ve got a list of pumpkin patches in Lakeland and Polk County.

Fall Festival Corn Maze Near Me
Brick or Treat Legoland Florida Halloween

Fall Family Fun: Brick or Treat at LEGOLAND Florida

Brick or Treat at LEGOLAND® Florida Resort is a Halloween Party built for kids! Festivities include live shows, a trick-or-treat trail, character meet & greets, LEGO® builds, and more. All of the activities are included in a regular LEGOLAND® Florida admission ticket.

Haunted Houses Near Me Central Florida (3)
Halloween Costumes Lakeland
Harvest Holler Corn Maze
Halloween Fun Guide Lakeland Florida

Lakeland Mom’s 2023 Fall + Halloween Guide

Discover the best Fall Activities and Halloween Events in Lakeland + Polk County. From pumpkin patches to haunted houses, we’ve got you covered. Get ready for a spooktacular season filled with fun-filled festivities. Don’t miss out on the excitement – plan your Fall adventures now!

Things to Do in September Lakeland Polk County

Top 10 Things To Do in Lakeland + Polk County in September

September brings with it the return of the Lakeland Farmers Market, 5k races and kids fun runs, free museum day, and the opening of local corn mazes. Check out our September Top 10 – events, activities, and highlights for the month ahead.

Downtown Lakeland Farmers Market
Farmer's Markets U-Pick Farms (2)
Home Depot Kids Workshops
Lowes Kids Workshop