First Friday: Mardi Gras, February 4

First Friday: Mardi Gras, February 4

Our next First Friday event will take place on February 4 from 6pm to 9pm in Downtown Lakeland. The theme is Mardi Gras. Enjoy food, drinks, beads & more! Downtown shops and restaurants will be open late. Don’t miss the Makers Market, featuring local artists and...

Tasty Tuesday, January 18

Tasty Tuesday, January 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, January 29

Taste of the Market, January 29

Saturday, January 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...

Festive Flix: Christmas Edition, December 10

Festive Flix: Christmas Edition, December 10

Join us for our first Festive Flix, Christmas Edition on December 10 from 6-8pm 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 11

Holiday Night Market December 11

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! · 100+ creatives, artists, and makers · Live music and DJ sets ·...

First Friday: Hometown Holiday! December 3

First Friday: Hometown Holiday! December 3

Our next First Friday event will take place on December 3, 2021 from 6pm to 9pm in Downtown Lakeland. The theme is Hometown Holiday, sponsored by Burnetti, P.A.! Enjoy the following activities in and around Munn Park: Free Photos with Santa Free Activities Games at...

First Friday: Cookie Carnival

First Friday: Cookie Carnival

First Friday's Om Nom Nom Cookie Carnival returns October 1, 2021 from 6pm to 9pm in Downtown Lakeland. Cookie Creators will be peddling their delicious wares in Munn Park. Stop by and pick up 1 or 2 or more cookies, as well as other delicious baked goods! Check back...

September 3 First Friday: Dog Days Downtown

September 3 First Friday: Dog Days Downtown

Join us on September 3 from 6pm to 9pm for our next First Friday event: Dog Days Downtown! Bring your leashed and well-behaved pets, and celebrate the beginning of Labor Day Weekend in Downtown Lakeland. Meet local businesses and community groups, some of whom will...

First Friday Zone Worker

See the detailed description and if interested, fill out the online application below: FIRST FRIDAY EVENT STAFF JOB DETAILS OVERVIEW Primary Event Contact: Brittany Melson, Event Manager, bmelson@ldda.org, 863-259-6971 Secondary Event Contact: Julie Townsend,...