Trip Ideas

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Fall Festivals
Planning a Central Florida vacation this fall? You're in for a treat; Crossing Labor Day off the calendar signals the return of popular fall festivals, events and things to do in Central Florida.more


Family Friendly Holiday Events
Jack Frost might not exactly be nipping at our noses here in Central Florida but the upcoming holiday season offers many great events to cool off, and light up, Polk County. more


LEGOLAND® Florida Resort
Central Florida’s Winter Haven is home to LEGOLAND® Florida, a 150-acre interactive theme park with more than 50 rides, shows and attractions, restaurants, shops, a breathtaking botanical garden and the LEGOLAND® Florida Water Park. more


Unique Dining Experiences
While traveling it is fun to break free from the cookie-cutter mega restaurant chains and fast food and take some time to sit down and savor the diverse dining experiences that central Florida’s Polk County has to offer. more


Art, Architecture & Antiques
Whether an art buff or a simply lover of beautiful things, Polk County has architecture, art exhibits or antique shopping to satisfy the most discriminating tastes...more


Aviation & Airborne Adventures
Watch flights come into Lakeland Linder in a flight themed restaurant, view antique and vintage aircraft or jump out of a plane! Why not?...more



Golf Sampler
Central Florida's Polk County has enough golf courses for you to try a different one every day of the month! From beginners to golfers extraordinaire - Get a taste...more


Citrus Themed Vacation
It’s no secret that citrus fruit is a big part of many people’s diet. After all, who doesn’t love a nice, cold glass of orange juice? We don’t often consider exactly where ...more


Outdoors & Nature
Central Florida’s Polk County boasts 37 nature parks and more than 25,000 acres of environmentally preserved lands, covering varying terrain and featuring unique...more


Free Fun Year Round
A savvy Central Florida visitor knows there are many ways to enjoy the Sunshine State without spending a dime. From beautiful outdoor activities to fun and educational...more