Downtown Lakeland’s next Girls Night Out is scheduled for Friday, April 12, 2019 from 5pm to 8:30pm. Bring a friend, and enjoy Downtown after dark. Stores will be open late, and the shopping will be great!

Enjoy live music at various locations on North Kentucky Avenue to create a special ambiance on the street. Our entertainers for the evening will be Russ Brode, Corinne Mendicino, and violinist Michael Smith. You will definitely enjoying listening to the work of these talented performers.

Play dress up with fun props and costume options, and take a picture with your girlfriends to remember your time together! The free photo booth will be located at Just Dance Academy on 124 S. Kentucky Ave.

Win up to $500 worth of Downtown Gift Certificates–the More You Shop, the More Chances You Get to Win! First, grab a foldable passport from participating merchants. Second, when you shop at participating stores on Girls Night, ask store clerks to validate your purchases on your passport. Finally, at the end of the night, turn your passports in at the Lakeland Downtown Development Authority Office at 117 N. Kentucky Ave. by 9:00 pm to be entered to win. You will receive one entry for every $10 that you spend at participating Downtown Businesses.

Five prizes are available to be won: one $250 gift card, one $150 gift card, and three $50 gift cards. Winners will be notified on Monday, April 15th. Winners pick where they want to spend their gift card (any Downtown business is eligible). Winners must claim their prizes within 30 days.

Don’t forget about Downtown Lakeland’s Universal Valet Program. Drop your car off at the valet stand located in the Munn Park Parking Lot starting at 5pm. When you’re done shopping, have your car delivered to you wherever you’re located. Pick up ends at midnight.

See below for retail specials, sales, and fun activities with participating merchants:

-Amelia Paige Boutique at 223 N. Kentucky Ave. will be serving samples of Peach Mango Sangria and Gourmet Cookies. They will have free samples of Lakeland Made Organic Sweet Harvest Farms Soap ( while supplies last)! Also, spend $50 and get a free Simply Southern Tote (while supplies last)!

-Curated Interiors at 122 W. Main St. is offering 10% off all art and 20% to 50% off furniture and select accessories. They will have refreshments–Moscato, sparkling water, cheese and crackers, and fruit. They will also have a hand building clay demonstration and class (for those that wish to participate)–$50 for the class and created item to be taken home (after glazing and firing). “Jeannie Pond will be showing class participants will how to hand build a wall or hanging planter with clay, glaze it, and pick up after final firing. It is going to be fun and therapeutic at the same time. Email: curatedinteriorsfl@gmail.com to reserve a sure spot for the class.”

-Escapology Lakeland at 210 E. Pine St. is offering $5 off per person for up to 8 guests.

-Pita Pit at 127 S. Kentucky Ave. is offering a free cookie with any pita purchase!

-Salon Chateau at 228 E. Pine St. now sells clothing, and they are offering 10% off all products on Girls Night Out.

-Scout & Tag at 244 N. Kentucky Ave. will be serving Strawberry Mojitos and offering buy 3 get 1 Free on their Vintage Paris Flea Patterned Melamine Plates.