Food & Drink

Weekend Roundup

For October 11 – 13 Another weekend, another round of awesome activities across the Heartland! This weekend seems to be shaping up into one surrounded by family fun! Friday night, start your weekend right with Cinema on the Circle in Downtown Sebring. Show up early to pick the best viewing spots, grab some dinner and…

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Fall Festivals

Highlands County has pumpkin spice and everything nice to celebrate with this season! From Avon Park’s Ballerina Scarecrow dancing at Center Stage on Main Street, to a home-grown pumpkin patch in Lake Placid; and every decoration in between; we celebrate the coming of cooler weather and family! But, fall scented candles won’t be the only…

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Weekend Roundup

Happy first weekend of October, everyone! We hope it has been a wonderful start to Spooky Season for you all! The only thing that could make it better is a weekend packed with fun things to do all over the place! Returning each weekend in October is Terror Trail at the Humane Society of Highlands…

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Fall Fun

Highlands County is welcoming our Florida Fall, also known as “H-Autumn”, in a variety of FREE, FUN, and family-friendly ways! From classic Trick-or-treating, all-are-welcome’ Fall festivals to more taste-based community gatherings; we celebrate it ALL! We’ve found our community’s most beloved annual traditions along with a few festivities  that might be new for you!  On…

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Weekend Roundup

It’s time to start planning another exciting weekend! Let us give you some ideas! It has been a very generous time around Highlands County lately with everyone coming together during the heart of hurricane season and getting so close to the holidays. We would like to remind anyone in need that Dr. Willey’s annual Day…

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Weekend Roundup

Another weekend, another chance to have a blast!  Looking to get the kids out of the house? The Lakeshore Mall Kidz Club is hosting a scavenger hunt on Saturday from 1-3pm. Ages three to twelve can enjoy making crafts, playing in the Kids Play Area, and finding and collecting animal shapes in participating stores. Check…

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Weekend Roundup

Last weekend we were all a bit cautious, but this weekend we’re looking to have some fun!  Want an excuse to dress up? Come to the Nu-Hope Speakeasy Soiree Friday night at the Sebring Civic Center. We’re going back in time to the Roaring Twenties with live music, gaming, a photo booth, cash bar, raffle…

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Sebring Soda Festival Wins Three Top State Awards!

The Sebring Soda Festival recently won three top state awards from the Florida Festivals & Events Association (FFEA).  The awards were announced on Aug. 22 at the 25thAnnual Florida Festivals & Events Association conference in Naples, FL.  FFEA celebrates the accomplishments of its members annually through the SUNsational Awards. For two decades FFEA has recognized the many…

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Weekend Roundup

We’re all counting down to the best part of the week – the weekend! Still thinking about what you want to do? Let us help with some ideas! Are you a Green Dragon? Friday night at 7pm Lake Placid will be playing Zephyrhills. We want to see as many people as possible coming out and…

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Weekend Roundup

Think you’re in for a boring weekend? Think again! Highlands County is a lot busier than people would have you believe!  There is so much fun to be had in Sebring and beyond!  Got little ones? Friday night would be the perfect night out with them! The Children’s Museum of the Highlands is hosting Late…

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