Downtown Lakeland

a little mecca of cool


First Friday: Hometown Holiday, December 2

First Friday: Hometown Holiday, December 2

December’s First Friday event will take place on December 2 from 6pm to 9pm in Downtown Lakeland. The theme is Hometown Holiday, sponsored by Burnetti, P.A. and the Burnetti Children's Foundation! Visit Santa and Mrs. Claus, and enjoy free activities, games, and live...

Festive Fridays

Festive Fridays

Join us for Festive Fridays on December 9 and December 16 and December 16. Shops and restaurants will be open late. Enjoy the city's light display in Munn Park, as well as live music up and down Kentucky Ave., and costume characters roaming for photo opportunities....

Festive Flix: Christmas Edition, December 9

Festive Flix: Christmas Edition, December 9

Join us for our first Festive Flix, Christmas Edition on December 9 from 7-9 pm at the Lake Mirror Amphitheater on the Frances Langford Promenade, located at 121 S. Lake Ave. Bring your friends and family members, your blankets and lawn chairs, and your favorite...

Holiday Night Market December 10

Holiday Night Market December 10

Downtown Lakeland presents: Holiday Night Market! Join us for a holiday blowout featuring FOUR unique market experiences curated by Downtown Lakeland, Buena Market, Lakeland Punk Flea, and Art Crawl! · 150+ creatives, artists, and makers · Bourbon tastings, rum...

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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

Lake Morton Century Homes
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!