Downtown Date Night: Summer Edition

Downtown Date Night: Summer Edition

Downtown Lakeland’s next Downtown Date Night is tentatively scheduled for August--Date TBA. Bring your partner or friend Downtown for a fun night out, and enjoy Downtown after dark. Stores will be open late, and the shopping will be great! Because of current...

August 7 First Friday: Inside Out!

August 7 First Friday: Inside Out!

Our next First Friday event is August 7, 2020 from 6pm to 9pm in Downtown Lakeland. The theme is Inside Out! Enjoy Downtown restaurants and retailers as they spill out into the street for more socially distanced fun! There will be no guest vendors or exhibitors in the...

Downtown Farmers Curb Market Reopens

Downtown Farmers Curb Market Reopens

The Downtown Farmers Curb Market reopened on May 31 in an expanded footprint. Shop with approximately 60 vendors every Saturday, 8am-1pm. Vendors are currently required to wear masks. Customers are encouraged to wear them also (but not required). Learn more at...

Shop Text Win: Summer Edition

Shop Text Win: Summer Edition

Shop Downtown, text us your receipt(s), and win big all summer long! Text photos of receipts to (863) 225-0807. Date, purchase amount, and business name must be clearly visible in the photo. Enter as often as you shop from June 1 to August 31, 2021. Every $10 spent...

April 3 First Friday: Foodie Fest

April 3 First Friday: Foodie Fest

Our next First Friday event will take place on April 3, 2020 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,...

Music Munndays is Back!

Music Munndays is Back!

Back by popular demand! Music Munndays return in March 2020, bringing live music to Downtown Lakeland’s Munn Park during lunch hours on four consecutive Mondays. Lakeland Downtown Development Authority and the City of Lakeland partner to present the free concerts and...

Gallery on the Promenade

Gallery on the Promenade

Join us the Second Saturday of the month (March 14, 2020 and April 11, 2020) from 9am to 3pm for Gallery on the Promenade--a place for the buying and selling of Fine Arts in Lakeland. The monthly gallery will take place on the scenic Lemon Street Promenade in Downtown...

March 6 First Friday: Flight Night

March 6 First Friday: Flight Night

Our next First Friday event will take place on March 6, 2020 from 6pm to 9pm in Downtown Lakeland. The theme is Flight Night, sponsored by Aerospace Center for Excellence and the Sun 'n Fun Aerospace Expo! Celebrate aviation and the upcoming Sun 'n Fun Aerospace Expo...

Downtown Date Night on Valentine’s Day!

Downtown Date Night on Valentine’s Day!

Downtown Lakeland’s next Downtown Date Night is Friday, February 14, 2020 from 5pm to 8:30pm. Bring your valentine--or your "galentine"--Downtown for a fun night out, and enjoy Downtown after dark. Stores will be open late, and the shopping will be great! Enjoy live...

February 7 First Friday: Mardi Gras in Munn Park

February 7 First Friday: Mardi Gras in Munn Park

Click here for an event map! Click here for a link to "Your Guide to First Friday!" Click here for a parade map. Event Itinerary: 6pm--Event Begins 6:30pm--Fire Breather Performance in West Quadrant of Munn Park 6:45pm--Catch Beads Thrown from the Balcony above...