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Central Florida Throwdown 7 CrossFit Competition to be held at Sun N’ Fun October 19-20, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Central Florida Throwdown 7 CrossFit Competition to be held at Sun N’ Fun October 19-20, 2019 -Central Florida Throwdown 7 expecting over 5,600 participants and spectators. -CrossFit Competition donates hundreds of shoes to local charity. -Local CrossFit competition featured in Functional Fitness documentary on Netflix. Lakeland, FL, Oct. 10, 2019– The Central Florida Throwdown is in its seventh year. This annual community driven event, held at Sun N Fun, draws hundreds of volunteers, six hundred competitors, and over five thousand spectators from all over the State of Florida and beyond to participate. An interactive map of reach can be seen HERE  This year the youngest competitor so far is 13 years old and the registered participant oldest is in his early sixties. The Central Florida Throwdown is proud of the adaptive teenaged athletes competing this year as well; one female with an amputated hand and a 15-year-old ...

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Sun N Fun Airshow Schedule – 2018

Day of Show Show Time Tuesday 2:00 – 5:00 PM Wednesday 2:00 – 5:00 PM Wednesday – Flight to Honor Arrival 6:30 PM Wednesday Night Airshow 7:30 – 9:30 PM Thursday 1:00 – 5:15 PM Friday 1:00 – 5:15 PM Saturday 1:00 – 5:15 PM Saturday Night Airshow 7:30 – 9:30 PM Sunday 1:00 – 5:15 PM   Visit the Sun n Fun Fly-in Website – click here

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Sun. May 21st – Open House – Grand Opening of Tin Cup by Winners Circle in Imperial Lakes

Come on out and welcome the newest restaurant / sports bar in town – Tin Cup Tavern by Winners Circle. That’s right, the World Famous Wing makers have expanded into Imperial Lakes Country Club bringing events like: Team Trivia, Comedy, Dueling Pianos, Casino Night, Karaoke, Cornhole, and of course Golf. Sunday we will host a charity event for FINS – Friends in Need Services. A minimum $5 donation is requested and you’ll receive FREE wings and sandwiches. This event is open to the public and 100% family friendly. We would like to meet everyone here in the community and those from around town! We’ll also be hosting a 50/50 raffle and a putting contest. Come and by and say hello, meet our owner and the team that is bringing you a whole new flavor here on the Southside of town. Tin Cup Tavern 6 Country Club Lane Imperial Lakes, Mulberry, ...

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Thurs. April 13th, 2017 – Downtown Lakeland Food Truck Rally

Downtown Lakeland Food Truck Rally

Thurs. April 13th, 2017 – Downtown Lakeland Food Truck Rally Join us for the April Downtown Lakeland Food Truck Rally in Munn Park on April 13th from 6-9pm! This event is family and dog friendly (dogs must be leashed, and play well with others!) The following food trucks will be in attendance: The Bacon Boss Food Truck Boom Boom Box The Chicks’ Coop Craving Donuts Empanada Mama Fritan’Go Food Truck I WANNA WOK Jimmys Famous Seafood Express Just Smokin BBQ Kebablicious Lizziecakes, LLC Mac Shack Magic4urpalate Manolitos Cuban Shop Mortar & Pestle Mr. C’s Grilled Cheese Nico’s Arepas Grill Open Fire Grilled Brazilian Pineapple Shack The Rolling Gourmet Sawadee Thai Food Tallulah’s Table by the Sea The Twisted Indian As always, also like to extend a HUGE thank you to our sponsors for this event: Downtown Lakeland,Broadway Real Estate Services, Lakeland Regal Automotive Group and BioLife Plasma Services- Lakeland Florida ...

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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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