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Weekday Walk-Around: Lakeland
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Every Wednesday, join us on a charming stroll through the heart of Central Florida as we highlight a weekly selection of casual, yet captivating, local spots in our series, "Weekday Walk-Around."

From the quaint streets of small towns to the bustling corners of larger communities, we unearth the places, delights, and hidden treasures that make this region truly unique. Whether it’s a cozy café with the best homemade pies, a vibrant art gallery tucked away in an unexpected place, or a peaceful park that’s perfect for an afternoon escape, we’ve got you covered.

 

LAKELAND

 

Nestled amidst the shimmering lakes and gentle hills of Central Florida, Lakeland offers a tapestry of experiences waiting to be explored. Whether you're an art enthusiast, nature lover, or history buff, there's a corner of this picturesque town that's bound to captivate you.  Join us this Walk Around Wednesday as we take a leisurely stroll through a few of Lakeland's must-visit spots, uncovering the stories and charms that make this town a hidden gem in the Sunshine State.

 

 


Black and Brew

Cozy, brick-walled cafe with sidewalk tables offers an array of coffee, sandwiches, soups & salads.
205 E Main St, Lakeland, FL 33801
blackandbrew.com/
(863) 682-1210



The Joinery

Lively destination with a range of vendors serving local & global street food, plus craft cocktails.
640 E Main St, Lakeland, FL 33801
thejoinerylkld.com
(863) 808-4025



Born & Bread

Warm and welcoming bakery that specializes in slow dough, both naturally leavened breads and viennoiserie.
1113 Florida Ave S, Lakeland, FL 33803
bornandbreadbakehouse.com/
(863) 450-4513

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