June First Friday: CANCELLED DUE TO TROPICAL STORM WARNING

June First Friday: CANCELLED DUE TO TROPICAL STORM WARNING

WE HOPE TO RESCHEDULE THIS THEME IN THE FALL. Visit Central Florida is celebrating 100 Years of Water Skiing at the June First Friday event in Downtown Lakeland. #WS100 Two (2) performances by Twiggy the Water-Skiing Squirrel LEGOLAND Florida ticket giveaway Water Ski...

Tasty Tuesdays, September 20th

Tasty Tuesdays, September 20th

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...

Buena Block Party, April 9

Buena Block Party, April 9

We’re back for a Summer Kickoff Buena Block Party on Saturday, April 9 from 5-10pm  Bringing another fun-filled night of food, music, and central florida makers to Downtown Lakeland! What you can expect: · Nighttime makers' market including 50+ makers, artists, and...

First Friday: Spring Fling, April 1

First Friday: Spring Fling, April 1

Weather Update: The Prize Egg Hunt and Easter Bunny Photos have been officially rescheduled for Saturday, April 16 at the Farmers Market. The general First Friday event is still happening tonight. The streets will be closed off with exhibitors and vendors in the...

Taste of the Market, March 26

Taste of the Market, March 26

Saturday, March 26, 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...

Buena Block Party, March 19

Buena Block Party, March 19

Return of the Buena Block Party on Kentucky Avenue! The Buena crew is back to bring you another fun-filled night of food, music, and Central Florida makers in Downtown Lakeland! What's in store? · Expanded night makers' market including 50 makers, artists, and food...

First Friday: Foodie Fest, March 4

First Friday: Foodie Fest, March 4

Our next First Friday event will take place on March 4, 2022 from 6pm to 9pm in Downtown Lakeland. The theme is Foodie Fest! Sample the flavors of Polk's finest food makers. Enjoy small bites at a small price! If you would like to sign up to sell your tasty wares,...

Valentine Block Party Feb 12

Valentine Block Party Feb 12

Downtown Lakeland is partnering with Buena Market and the Lakeland Art Guild to bring you Valentine Block Party! Saturday, February 12 5-9pm Kentucky Ave and Main Street are closed for this event and filled with vendors, artists, and food. SEE MAP HERE What you'll...

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! Purchase a beignet, some ice cream, or a snoball from one of our Mardi Gras food vendors. Adults 21+ can...