Sleep Inn & Suites
4321 Lakeland Park Drive
Lakeland, FL 33809
Phone: (863) 577-1170
Fax: (863) 577-1180
The Joker Marchant Stadium is the Lakeland Tigers' new Spring Training home. Various games and shows are held here periodically. With a capacity to hold more than 8000 people at the same time, this venue is all set to deal with the popularity of the game. Check out the Lakeland Tigers website to find out when your favorite team is going to play here. Make sure to book your tickets well in advance if you want to catch the excitement live!
Explorations V Children's Museum offers interactive exhibits and programs for kids. Explore their three floors of exhibition space for brain-teasers, art appreciation, theater, science and local history.
The Covenant Center is located near the beautiful Lake Wire in Lakeland, Florida. It calls all the worshippers of the Christian faith to offer prayers at the church. They have a training center where the people are trained to develop as individuals. It also indulges in community services like working in collaboration with non- governmental organizations. They have various programs for youths and also conduct missionary trips across the globe.
Also known as the Frances Langford Promenade, Lake Mirror Promenade is a prime historic landmark in Lakeland, Florida. Considered to be the crown jewel of Downtown Lakeland, this promenade bordered by the verdant beauty of Lake Mirror Park on one side and the shimmering lake on the other. The elegant lampposts that line the walkway add to the already dazzling beauty of the area.
There's no dearth of events at this popular venue about 30 miles off the city of Tampa. Come to experience the beauty of the arts through symphonies, ballet, classical and contemporary performances, opera, Broadway shows and musicals. Car-crazy guys can head over for shows on their favorite toys, while sport fans can catch some of the action here. Business conferences are held in Sikes Convention Hall, while theatrical hijinks bring down the Jenkins Arena and the posh Youkey Theatre. A grand ballroom caters to flamboyant parties and a plethora of amenities, including 2,500 parking spaces and the 128-suite on-site hotel for guests, make it a hot venue for visiting artists. The hearing-impaired can benefit from the infrared audio enhancement system, free earphones and receivers are available. Check their website for a calendar of events and ticketing information.
Nestled in Lakeland, Lake Bonny Park is a field that is used as a playground for multiple sports activities. The place includes a large expanse, out of which there are two fields; one dedicated to softball and one to baseball. Restrooms are available on the premises and the two fields are replete with lights as well. Do visit this park if you want to indulge in recreational sports at a well-maintained park.
Child of the Sun, or the Florida Southern College Architectural District, is a building complex that is part of the Florida Southern College. It was designed 1941 onward by Frank Lloyd Wright, the famous American architect, making it one of his largest building complexes at one site. Some of these buildings include the Ordway Building, the Water Dome, the Annie Pfeiffer Chapel, the Watson Building and many more. There is a visitor center on site that exhibits documentation of Wright's association with the college and his works, along with a gift shop as well.
Located in the center of Lakeland, Lake Hollingsworth is a charming lake that is frequented by the denizens of this area. Sit by the side of the lake and watch the subtle movements of its pure waters or take a peaceful walk on the walking track which stretches to about 3 miles along the lake. The lake witnesses plenty of people who come here for leisure activities such as walking, biking, jogging or running. The road alongside this water body is laden with rows of lovely houses, which add to the beauty of the lake and its entire picturesque sight.
Situated in Lakeland, Edgewood Park is a place for all those sports fanatics to assimilate. This park consists of a playground with equipment, as well as facilities for those who wish to play sports like tennis, soccer, football and lots more.
Located at the Circle B Bar Reserve, Polk's Nature Discovery Center has been set up to provide more insight to locals and tourists about the fragile ecosystem of Florida. The place has an indoor setting which has been designed to add to the theme. Tours are conducted for visitors across all ages, through interactive and knowledgeable indoor and outdoor sessions. You can visit this place with your family as the classroom sessions are tailored in a way that it is informative and fun for both kids and adults.
Waldo Wright’s Flying Service is located a short distance southwest of Orlando in nearby Polk City. Choose from a nice selection of vintage biplane experiences such as a 1930s barnstorming ride in a New Standard D-25, or a 1940s World War II Adventure that puts you behind the controls of a Boeing Stearman PT-17/N2S3. The first package can accompany up to four passengers in the spacious open-front cockpit area and includes about 15 minutes of flight time. The second package includes complete training for a 30-minute journey that includes numerous maneuvers and tricks. Waldo Wright’s Flying Service provides adventures in the sky.
Seated in the green city of Lakeland in Florida, Oponay Farms offers a scenic view of lush green landscapes. Lose yourself in the serene atmosphere at Oponay as you discover the beautiful farms with the exquisite wildlife and forests. They also conduct tours which offer free berry picking and peach picking expeditions. So come along with your family and friends to learn about Florida's very own flora and fauna.