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U Pick Peaches
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Unique Summer Camps Lakeland Florida

17 Unique Summer Camps for Kids in Lakeland + Polk County

Summer is the perfect time for kids to try something new or improve their skills at a sport or activity they love. Check out these unique summer camps including wakeboard camp, fishing camp, cooking camp, art camp, overnight camp, service projects for teens, and more.

Things to Do in April in Lakeland

Top 10 Things to Do in Lakeland + Polk County in April

April includes Easter, SUN ‘n FUN, U-Pick blueberries, Sunflower fields, beautiful weather for outdoor fun, and a calendar full of community events. Check out our list of things to do in April in Lakeland and across Polk County.

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Lakeland Florida Summer Camps

Lakeland Mom’s Summer Camp Guide

We’ve got the ULTIMATE list of summer camp options in Lakeland, Bartow, Winter Haven, and across Polk County, as well as some popular overnight camps in our area. Camp themes include Art, Sports, STEM, Preschool, Dance, Drama, Teens, VBS, and much more!

World of Reading Festival

Junior League World Of Reading Festival – FREE Community Event on April 6

The Junior League will host the annual World Of Reading Festival in Barnett Park Saturday, April 6. This is a FREE event open to families and kids of all ages. Crafts, balloon artists, face painters, music, kids activities, free books, snacks and drinks, and a chance to meet a Featured Author.

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Things to do in Lakeland in March

Top 10 Things to Do in Lakeland + Polk County in March

Spring is in the air which means an abundance of events on the calendar. This is one of our favorite months to get out of the house and enjoy community activities and make family memories. Check out our list of things to do in March in Lakeland and across Polk County.

St. Patrick's Day Lakeland
Lakeland Regional Health Hollis Cancer Center Promise Run Discount Code
Lowes Kids Workshop
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Local Friday Fish Fry Guide

Friday Fish Fry Guide for Lakeland + Winter Haven

Looking for the best fish fry in Lakeland or Winter Haven? We’ve got details on local seafood restaurants and Friday night all you can eat fish fry dinners, plus church fish fry dinners during Lent.