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April 4th – 9th: Sun N Fun Fly-in 2017

April 4th - 9th: Sun N Fun Fly-in 2017

April 4th – 9th: Sun N Fun Fly-in 2017 In 1974, SUN ‘n FUN was created by a small group of dedicated aviation enthusiasts. The annual event, held in April, has grown into the second largest event of its kind in the world and is Florida’s largest annual convention! The six-day event on 2,200 acres has been recorded to have a $64,000,000 direct and indirect economic impact on the I-4 corridor in Central Florida as media from around the world cover the event that offers, jet teams, aerospace related exhibits; educational forums, aircraft static displays, professional gatherings of aviation and economic development groups; daily and evening airshows that include adrenaline pumping aerobatics, a veterans plaza and women in aviation arenas. Light Sport aircraft fly above parking areas and many performers are seen on the grounds with vendors and students. Youth activities that include a new young pilot campground; International visitors ...

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Sat. April 8th at 7am – Sun n Fun Hot Air Balloon Launch – 863area.com

Sat. April 8th at 7am - Sun n Fun Hot Air Balloon Launch - 863area.com

Sat. April 8th at 7am – Sun n Fun Hot Air Balloon Launch One of the oldest and most beautiful forms of flight was first “test-piloted” by a sheep, a duck and a rooster! In 1783 the Montgolfier brothers loaded this menagerie aboard an airship and launched it up, up and away! Later that year they themselves took to the skies in a hot air balloon made of paper and silk. Modern hot-air balloons are showcased early Saturday morning with a spectacular airship launch. Pilots participating in this launch are part of a unique group of seasoned air-show veterans from around the world. Hot air balloon pilots carry an FAA issued pilot’s license in the “Lighter than Air” Category. In addition to passing the traditional written tests, a pilot is specially trained in balloon mechanics, safety, procedures, and the unique flight characteristics of balloons. Rated as either Private or Commercial, pilot competence can ...

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April 8th & 9th – The Lakeland Gun Show 2017 at The Lakeland Center

The Lakeland Gun Show 2017 at The Lakeland Center

April 8th & 9th – The Lakeland Gun Show 2017 at The Lakeland Center The Lakeland Gun Show 2017 returns to The Lakeland Center on Saturday April 8th and Sunday April 9th, 2017 inside the Exhibit Hall. Gun Show – 1st Day  Exhibit Hall – Saturday, April 08, 2017 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Gun Show – 2nd Day  Exhibit Hall – Sunday, April 09, 2017 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Learn more at: https://www.thelakelandcenter.com/events/details/event_id/22117#sthash.BpcXFgwx.dpuf

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Sat. Mar. 18th – TBA Bikini Models St. Patricks Day 2017 $1000 Bikini Contest

Sat. Mar. 18th - TBA Bikini Models St. Patricks Day 2017 $1000 Bikini Contest at Winners Circle Lakeland

Sat. Mar. 18th – TBA Bikini Models St. Patricks Day 2017 $1000 Bikini Contest at Winners Circle Date: SATURDAY March 18th | 7pm – 10pm Location: Winners Circle Sports Bar and Grill – 4215 South Florida Ave. Lakeland, FL 33813 Party starts at 3pm, Meet n Greet at 5pm, Contest at 7pm **Domestic $1.75 Pints / $6.50 Pitchers / $2.00 Bottles / $2.50 wells /$0.69 wings ** Huge thanks to the sponsors: Reichert’s School of Security, Mild 2 Wild Custom Accessories, Primecutpro, B and L Tires, Electric Media Group, JAM Photography & Videography, 863area.com, & Central Florida Entertainment Become a sponsor, contact us today! [email protected] Contestant Information: Sign Up Here CALLING ALL LADIES!! $1000 on the line, paying TOP 4 NO BOOTY SHAKE, Judged by a Panel (not crowd cheer) Contestant Check In Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm Photos: 5:00-6:15pm Group Photo: 6:30pm Contest: 7:00-9:30pm Round 1 = Sundress Round, all ladies ...

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Sat. Dec 17th, 2016 – Don Weaver Light Show – Santa Visit and Hot Chocolate Night

Weaver Light Show | 863area.com

Over 130k lights timed to music for the world to see. Join us Dec 1st – 31st for evening shows & holiday walk through at 3832 Marquise Ln, Mulberry, Florida 33860. Please join Sat. Dec. 17th, 2016 for a visit from Santa and a free cup of hot chocolate. Event Link: Click Here Follow Mr Don on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mrdonflorida/

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Tues. Jan 10th, 2017 – Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy at The Lakeland Center

Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy at Lakeland Center | 863area.com

Created and directed by renown theatrical and circus impresario Neil Goldberg, CIRQUE DREAMS JUNGLE FANTASY is an exotic encounter inspired by nature’s unpredictable creations brought to life by an international cast of soaring aerialists, spine-bending contortionists, acrobats, jugglers and musicians. Hailed by the New York Post as “Dazzling,'” the astounding feats performed in this action-packed Cirque Dream are enhanced with spectacular costumes nominated for an American Theatre Wing Best Costume Design Award. L.A. Times calls it “Jaw dropping! A whiz-bang family friendly spectacle.” From the Butterfly Ballet and Flipping Monkeys to Hopping Frogs and Stretching Lizards, this world-class explosion of imagination, athleticism and Broadway theatrics will exhilarate and entertain audiences of all ages.

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