Jesse Carl Vinyl: A Family Legacy

Jesse Carl Vinyl: A Family Legacy

Jessi Ellerbe, the petite, strawberry blonde, twenty-something owner of Jesse Carl Vinyl in Lakeland doesn't fit the usual demographic of vinyl record collectors--males in their 30s, 40s, and 50s who started collecting when they were kids and still love it. But the...

First Friday, July 6 – Family Picnic

UPDATE: First Friday, July 6, is still happening tonight, rain or shine! Hope to see you all here. First Friday is a family-friendly event held in the streets of Downtown Lakeland between Lemon Street and Oak Street along Kentucky and Tennessee Avenues from 6pm-9pm....

June 1 – First Friday, Summer Games

***** WEATHER NOTE!! Our June 1 First Friday event, including the Classy Car Show and Makers Market, will proceed as scheduled. Yay!   First Friday is a family-friendly event held in the streets of Downtown Lakeland between Lemon Street and Oak...

MIDFLORIDA MAYFAIRE BY-THE-LAKE

Polk Museum of Art presents MIDFLORIDA MAYFAIRE BY-THE-LAKE MAY 12 & 13, 2018 Began as a crafts fair on the lawn of the Lakeland Public Library, MIDFLORIDA Mayfaire by-the-Lake has grown into one of Florida’s premier outdoor art festivals. Held on Mother’s Day...

May 4, 2018 First Friday

First Friday is a family-friendly event held in the streets of Downtown Lakeland between Lemon Street and Oak Street along Kentucky and Tennessee Avenues from 6pm-9pm. The event features a Classy Car Show on Tennessee Ave and a Makers Market on North Kentucky Ave....

Local Jewelry Store Gets a New Family

After 85 Years, Local Jewelry Store Gets a New Family FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LAKELAND, FL November 17, 2017 – Gina and Dean Saunders announced today that they are purchasing a local downtown Lakeland landmark, Geo. L. Gaines Jeweler, Inc. Dean Saunders is the founder...