The Lakeland Center

The Lakeland Center | Central Florida

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The Lakeland Center | Central Florida

The Lakeland Center

The Lakeland Center | Central Florida

The Lakeland Center

Hours of Operation

  • Box Office: Monday - Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Admin Office: Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Meeting & Convention Features

  • Number of Rooms : 17
  • Capacity : Over 300 People
  • Square Footage : 100000

Destination Features

  • Wireless Internet Available
  • Free Wireless Internet
  • Credit Card Accepted
  • Handicap Accessible

Central Florida's Convention & Entertainment Destination

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About the Lakeland Center

A beautiful facility offering a full variety of sporting events, concerts, shows and a Broadway and Entertainment series. Hours vary according to activity.


Rates vary based on activity.

Meetings and Conventions

The Lakeland Center is Central Florida’s premier entertainment, sports and convention complex with over 100,000 square feet of flexible space. The Lakeland Center is the only multipurpose facility in the sate of Florida with four distinct venues under one roof. These venues include the 10,000 seat George Jenkins Arena, the 2,186 seat Youkey Theatre, 28,000 square feet Exhibit Hall, and the 34,000 square feet Conference Center.

The Lakeland Center caters to entertainment, conventions and groups of all sizes. Make your next function a success with the best staff in the business. The Lakeland Center offers full catering and banquet services as well as audio-visual services, security and over 2,500 parking spaces.


I-4, Exit 31, Kathleen Rd. to Sikes Blvd. Take a right onto Lime St. and the Lakeland Center is on the right.

Blog Posts

The Lakeland Center’s Full Summer of Events
June 7, 2013
If you are looking for an exciting summer, The Lakeland Center has it all! The months of June through August are filled with family-friendly fun that you won’t want to miss. From WWE to Public Ice Skating to concerts, there will be something for everyone! [Read more]

Dream Bigger With David Tutera to Win the Wedding of Your Dreams
March 22, 2013
The one, the only, David Tutera is coming to The Lakeland Center on Friday, May 10, 2013 for his Dream Bigger Tour! The master wedding planner and host of WE tv’s hit series My Fair Wedding comes to Lakeland to bring you expert advice, entertainment and the chance to DREAM BIGGER! [Read more]

Ice Skating Returns This Winter at The Lakeland Center
December 19, 2012
‘Tis the season to get in the holiday spirit as public ice skating returns to The Lakeland Center! Whether a professional or a first-timer, you are sure to have a blast at Lakeland’s indoor ice rink this season! Everyone is invited to the fun regardless of age or experience. [Read more]

Beat the Heat This July at The Lakeland Center
July 3, 2012
Summer is officially here, and needless to say, it’s hot outside! Luckily, we have an idea on keeping cool this month, and this non-traditional summer activity is one you won’t have to sweat over. [Read more]