Downtown Lakeland

a little mecca of cool

…and this is what we do…

May 7 First Friday: Moms Deserve a Break!

May 7 First Friday: Moms Deserve a Break!

Come out and join us for First Friday: Moms Deserve a Break in Downtown Lakeland on May 7 from 6-9pm for a great evening of family fun and entertainment. Downtown celebrates moms by offering retail and vendor discounts. Plus, enjoy fun activities in Munn Park like a...

Tasty Tuesday, May 18

Tasty Tuesday, May 18

Tasty Tuesdays are a super fun way to experience multiple Downtown restaurants all in one night!  You get hearty sample sizes with each ticket, and move from place to place at your own pace! Tastings begin at 4:30pm and end at 9pm. Here's how it works: Purchase your...

Taste of the Market, May 29

Taste of the Market, May 29

Saturday, May 29, from 8am-2pm! Have you ever wanted to try a little something from each of our food vendors at the Downtown Farmers Curb Market, but you end up getting full too quickly, or are on a limited budget, or are too afraid to take a risk on an unknown vendor...

Buena Block Party

Buena Block Party

It's Buena Market's first ever Downtown Block Party on Saturday, May 8 from 5-10pm. In partnership with the City of Lakeland, Downtown Lakeland, and South Kentucky Businesses, we're closing down South Kentucky for a Saturday summer night that you won't want to miss! ·...

What You’ll Find Here

Downtown Lakeland is more than just storefronts focused on entertaining weekend warriors. It’s a thriving mecca of businesses who keep life operating smoothly for those who loved Lakeland so much that they chose to stay. You can find everything from quaint shops to international cuisine to salons, fitness centers, and museums.

More To Do

Outdoor Spaces

Munn Park
Hollis Garden
Lake Morton
Barnett Family Park
Sunflower Preschool Playground
Frances Langford Promenade


Interesting Places

Veterans Memorial Park
Florida Southern College
Lakeland Public Library

Arts & Culture

Polk Museum of Art
Lemon Street Promenade
Outdoor Public Art
Explorations V Children’s Museum


Detroit Tigers Spring Training
Lakeland Flying Tigers
Lakeland Magic Basketball
Florida Tropics Indoor Soccer
Florida Tarpons Arena Football

What are you waiting for?

Visit Downtown Lakeland Today!