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Christmas Break Activities

75+ Christmas Break Activities in Lakeland

The Ultimate Christmas Break Activity Guide for Lakeland & Polk County. Events, activities, & things to do with kids out and about around town while school is out.
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Things to Do in Lakeland FL Next Week

Best Things to Do Next Week

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Find the best things to do next week in Lakeland, FL and Polk County. Free events, family friendly things to do, kids activities, festivals, and more. 
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Things to Do in Lakeland FL This Weekend

Best Things to Do This Weekend

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Find the best things to do this weekend in Lakeland, FL and Polk County. Free events, family friendly things to do, kids activities, festivals, and more. 
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Things to Do in Lakeland FL This Week

Best Things to Do This Week

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Find the best things to do this week in Lakeland, FL and Polk County. Free events, family friendly things to do, kids activities, festivals, and more. 
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Downtown Lakeland FL Farmers Market

Family Fun in Lakeland – Lakeland Downtown Farmers Curb Market

The Lakeland Downtown Farmers Curb Market is a treat for the eyes, ears, and tastebuds with 50+ vendors each week. Whether you’re new in town or Lakeland has been home for as long as you can remember, the Market is a great way to get out with your family and experience the heartbeat of our wonderful community.
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Pumpkin Patch Lakeland

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 the Lakeland area.
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Harvest Holler Corn Maze Lakeland Polk County

Fall Family Fun: Harvest Holler Corn Maze, Hayride and Farm in Polk County

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Read our review of Harvest Holler Corn Maze in Polk City, just outside of Lakeland. Farm animals, corn maze, hayride, Frank-N-Slide, cow train & more. Fall Family Fun!
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Farmers Markets in Polk County

Get details on weekly Farmers Markets in Lakeland, Bartow, Winter Haven, Lake Wales, and across Polk County where you can find fresh produce and local goods.
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Labor Day Weekend Lakeland

Things to Do for Labor Day Weekend in & around Lakeland

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The Ultimate Labor Day Weekend Guide for Lakeland & Polk County. Discounts, events, activities, & things to do with kids this weekend out and about around town.
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Summer Activities for Kids in Lakeland

64+ Things to Do This Summer with Kids in Lakeland & Polk County

The Ultimate Family Summer Guide for Lakeland & Polk County. We've got over 60 ideas for activities, summer events, & things to do with kids this summer out and about around town.
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Bok Tower Gardens

FREE Admission to Bok Tower Gardens on May 18 for National Public Gardens Day

On Saturday, May 18, 2019 your whole family can visit Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales, FL for FREE as part of National Public Gardens Day. Click here to claim your free voucher to this Polk County landmark.
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Pools and Splash Pads Lakeland Polk County

Swimming Pools & Splash Pads in Lakeland and Polk County

There is nothing better than a dip in the pool to beat the Florida heat! We've got plenty of local swimming pools and splash pads here in Lakeland and across Polk County that are open to the public. Find a place to get wet and cool off this summer.
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U Pick Peaches

U-Pick Peach Farms in Lakeland, Polk County, & Across Central Florida

If you're looking for a fun activity to do with kids, picking your own fruit is a great way to have fun AND teach them about where our food comes from. Find local U-Pick Peach Farms open April - June in Lakeland, Polk County & Central Florida.
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Lakeland Flying Tigers Birthday Party

Give your Child a Birthday to Remember at a Lakeland Flying Tigers Game

Celebrate your child’s birthday at a Lakeland Flying Tigers Game! Your child will feel like a major leaguer with party highlights including a group photo on the field, your son or daughter throwing out a ceremonial first pitch, a welcome on the loudspeaker and name up on the videoboard, photos and autographs with a Flying Tigers player, and much more!
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UPick Blueberries Lakeland

U-Pick Blueberry Farms in Lakeland and Polk County

Blueberry picking has become an annual tradition in our house - check out this extensive list of local U-Pick farms, plus some helpful tips! U-Pick Blueberry farms should open starting the first or second week of April 2019.
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Spring Break Lakeland

100+ FREE {or cheap} Things To Do During Spring Break in Lakeland

Staying local for Spring Break? We guarantee you'll find plenty of kid friendly fun on our list of over 100 events & activities in Lakeland and Polk County.
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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, so we are here to help with a few encouraging tips and a list of actual local places where moms congregate and your newest mom friend might be waiting.
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Baby, Toddler & Preschool Activity Guide

Preschooler & Toddler Activity Guide

Whether you're looking for the opportunity to socialize with other moms, a place for your toddler to use up some energy, or a weekly activity to get you out of the house, you'll find something on our list.
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Lakeland Best Spring Events

Lakeland’s Favorite Spring Events

Here in Lakeland and across Polk County we have fantastic annual events that happen every spring! Get out your calendar and mark down the dates for these local favorites including art festivals, SUN 'n FUN, Swan Derby, Mayfaire, & more.
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U-Pick Strawberry Farms in Lakeland, Plant City, & Across Central Florida

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.
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LEGOLAND Florida preschooler pass free admission

LEGOLAND® Florida Resort Preschooler Pass – FREE Admission for ages 4 & Under in 2019

In 2019, kids 4 and younger get into LEGOLAND Florida Theme Park & Water Park for FREE! Find out how to get your FREE Preschooler Pass and have some theme park fun.
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Shaded Playgrounds in Lakeland

The Best Shaded Playgrounds In and Around Lakeland

Our picks for the best playgrounds in Lakeland with shade. Ziplines, slides, swings, and more - all shaded from the summer heat. Find a favorite Lakeland playground near you!
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Lakeland Tropics Outdoor Soccer

Lakeland Tropics Outdoor Soccer – Summer Fun for the whole family

Bring your family to a Lakeland Tropics outdoor soccer game this May, June or July. Action packed soccer, family friendly fun, plus kids activities & opportunities for autographs and photos after every game. Make the Tropics part of your summer schedule!
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Hammock Hollow Children's Garden at Bok Tower Gardens

Hammock Hollow Children’s Garden at Bok Tower Gardens

Think of a place where children can explore in nature, using their imagination to cook in an outdoor kitchen or put on a stage show. Sit back and watch as they climb and run, play outdoor music, and look for insects and worms. This amazing outdoor play area is right here in Polk County - Hammock Hollow Children’s Garden at Bok Tower Gardens.
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total solar eclipse florida

Why Everyone is Talking About the Total Solar Eclipse

Get details on the Total Solar Eclipse happening Monday, August 21. Find out how to watch safely and what local schools are doing to keep kids indoors.
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Rotary Playground

Lakeland’s New Rotary Playground in Hernando’s Landing at Lake Parker

The Rotary Playground in Hernando's Landing at Lake Parker is open and it is AMAZING! With three different playground structures, a huge pirate ship, zip line type swings, parent/baby swings, and multiple other play items, this brand new playground in Lakeland will keep your kids exploring just like Hernando de Soto.
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