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.
Explorations V Children’s Museum has been named the anchor institution at the new Bonnet Springs Park in Lakeland. This means Explorations V will be moving and we will have a brand new children’s museum for families in Lakeland and Polk County in the next 2-3 years!
I scream, U scream, we all scream for ice cream! Cookies! Frozen yogurt! Gelato! Cupcakes! Find the best places for sweet eats & frozen treats in Lakeland.
Check out our list of FREE Summer Programs hosted by the Lakeland Library, Larry R Jackson Branch Library, Mulberry Library, and others around Polk County.
There is nothing better than a dip in the pool to beat the Florida heat! We've got plenty of local pools and splash pads here in Lakeland and across Polk County that are open to the public. Check out the options below to find a place to get wet and cool off this summer.
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!
Have kids that love to bowl? FREE Summer Bowling at Cypress Lanes in Winter Haven and First Frame Bowl in Lake Wales. Plus discounted bowling at AMF Lanes in Lakeland.
Kids can skate FREE two times a week at Skate World in Lakeland when you sign up online for the Kids Skate Free program. Free summer fun!