Upcoming Events in Lake County
There is always a reason to explore and have fun in Lake County, Florida. From annual festivals to weekly events, Lake County offers many opportunities for exciting activities. We’ve come up with a list of things to do while you are living or visiting Central Florida. Enjoy these upcoming events in Lake County.
July 3 in Downtown Mount Dora at Elizabeth Evans Park
Fireworks will burst in the sky starting at dusk. Traditional Independence Day Parade on Tuesday, July 4 at 10 a.m. on Donnelly Street.
July 4 at Waterfront Park, Clermont
An all-day, 4th of July celebration at Waterfront Park, filled with traditional Americana-type activities for all ages and ending with fireworks over Lake Minneola.
City of Groveland July 4th Celebration
July 4 at Lake David Park, Groveland
This is a wholesome, family event that Groveland has hosted for the community for the past 20+ years. We kick the event off with a Classic Car show, followed by performances from local artists, the Firecracker Pageant, fun and games, and fireworks.
The Summer Slam for Scholarships
July 8-9 at Hickory Point Recreational Facility, Tavares
Lakeland Junior Bass Masters SUMMER SLAM FOR SCHOLARSHIPS $2500.00 To The Winning Team KICKING OFF THE NEW SEASON!
Longest Yard Sale
July 14-16 at Renninger’s Flea Market and Antique Center, Mount Dora
Summer is here children have grown out of clothes and antiques collected at Antique Shows, might as well make profit at Renninger’s Longest Yard Sale. Or just come to shop! Sell, Sell, Sell or Shop till you drop.. then come back for more!
July 14 at Mount Dora Community Building Theater, Mount Dora
POCO sings their hits. Four decades later Rusty Young, who wrote and sang the massive hits “Crazy Love” and “Call It Love”, still leads this incredible band. Other hits include, “Heart Of The Night”, Spellbound”, “Keep On Tryin”” and “Good Feelin’
July 15-22 at Ellis Acres Reserve, Paisley
Join staff on an adventure of exploration and discovery while brushing up on your science. Topics may include arthropod adaptations, animal habitats, outdoor life, aquatic organisms and more.
Quarterly Bird & Butterfly Survey
July 15-October 28 at Ellis Acres Reserve, Paisley
Opportunity to assist in surveying birds & butterflies that inhabit our parks & reserves. Binoculars are required, experience is helpful but not necessary.
American Beach Tour Junior Championship
July 26-28 at Hickory Point Beach Sand Volleyball Complex, Tavares
Beach VB – American Beach Tour (ABT) Junior Championships at Hickory Point Beach in Tavares, FL!
USA Canoe/Kayak Sprint National Championship
August 2-5 at Clermont Waterfront Park, Clermont
South Florida Canoe Kayak Club would like to welcome every athlete, their families, sponsors, volunteers and spectators to the 2017 USACK Sprint National Championships. SFCKC is first and foremost an “athlete focused” club and our hopes are that this statement is evident in everything you experience during this National Championship. At this year’s event, we will honor the past through the roots of our sport and focus on the future as we celebrate the spirit of athleticism at every level. Our dreams lie within each of our athletes and we hope to pay tribute to their hard work and dedication through hosting an event that celebrates them. Here is to wishing all the best to each and every team as we countdown to August 2, 2017.
Florida Half Century – 50s Division Softball Tournament
August 12-13 at Sleepy Hollow Recreation Complex, Leesburg
Florida Half Century – 50s Division Softball Tournament.
Longest Yard Sale
August 18-20 at Renninger’s Flea Market and Antique Center, Mount Dora
Summer is here children have grown out of clothes and antiques collected at Antique Shows, might as well make profit at Renninger’s Longest Yard Sale. Or just come to shop! Sell, Sell, Sell or Shop till you drop…then come back for more!
US HydroDrag Nationals
August 19-20 at Wooton Park, Tavares
US HydroDrag Nationals – Jet Ski racing
Mount Dora Seafood Festival
August 26-27 at Elizabeth Evans Park, Mount Dora
The 3rd annual Mount Dora Seafood Festival is a free event held on the shores of Lake Dora in Evans Park and Gilbert Park featuring seafood, music, kids activities and pirates!
American Beach Tour Adult Championship
September 9-10 at Hickory Point Beach Sand Volleyball Complex, Tavares
American Beach Tour (ABT) Adult Championships at Hickory Point Beach in Tavares, FL!
Guitars and Cars Swapmeet
September 10 at Renninger’s Flea Market and Antique Center, Mount Dora
Lake County Classic Car & Cycle Meet and Lake County Musicians Swap Meet has united for “Guitars and Cars” bringing together dealers, collectors, musicians and the general public for a day of fun. Everyone can buy, sell and trade. Enjoy food & music.
NCAA DIII Women’s Golf Fall Preview
September 15-18 at Mission Inn Resort & Club, Howey-in-the-Hills
NCAA DIII Women’s Golf Fall Preview
Vintage RV, Hot Rod & Antique Show
September 16-17 at Renninger’s Flea Market and Antique Center, Mount Dora
Camp Renninger’s opens for another weekend of antique, vintage, RV, and Car Enthusiasts related vendors. We will also have camp activities including food, camp crafts, campfires and camp movies. Come tour our Vintage Campers!
5th Annual Rifles Rails and History Steam Back to the North and South
September 29-October 1 at Wooton Park, Tavares
Living history demonstrations and exhibits, 19th century merchants, Battle of the Tavares Dock, cavalry raid on the train, plus a Ladies Tea and fashion show. Meet and speak with President Lincoln and Generals Grant, Lee and Jackson.
Fall in the Field
October 7 at Renninger’s Flea Market and Antique Center, Mount Dora
Renninger’s is pleased to announce the 5th Annual Fall in the Field, an amazing array of “fall finery” displayed by some of the best primitive dealers in the southeast. Our lady farmer Julie Hites from Ohio bringing Herloom Pumpkins to our patch!
USA Synchro 2017 U.S. Masters Championship
October 19-22 at National Training Center, Clermont
USA Synchronized Swimming 2017 U.S. Masters Championship.
Steampunk and Industrial Show
October 21-22 at Renninger’s Flea Market and Antique Center, Mount Dora
6th Year for Renninger’s Steampunk and Industrial Show.. Time Flies when you Travel.. Over 100 vendors with fabulous finds created and specially collected for this event. 5th Annual Splendid Tea Pot Racing.. Steampunk Horse and Carriage rides.
Florida Wildlife Festival
October 21 at Cadwell Park , Umatilla
The 18th annual Florida Wildlife Festival’s mission is to promote safe coexistence with the Florida black bear and all native wildlife species! The FREE family oriented festival includes educational presentations, free field trips and more!
Mount Dora Craft Fair
October 28-29 at Historic downtown streets, Mount Dora
The historic downtown streets come alive with more than 400 handcraft exhibitors. Music, beer, wine, kid zone.
Downtown Clermont Harvest Festival
October 28 at Montrose Street, Clermont
Visit historic downtown Clermont for the 3rd Annual Harvest Festival. Explore over 100 vendors and food trucks. Free kids zone. Enjoy live music, petting farm, and hay rides. Browse downtown shops and restaurants. Costume contest and trunk or treat.
FHSAA Florida High School Golf State Championships
October 31-November 3 at Mission Inn Resort & Club, Howey-in-the-Hills
FHSAA Florida High School Golf State Championships. Tuesday-Wednesday, Oct. 31 – Nov. 1, 2017 (Class 2A) Friday-Saturday, Nov. 3-4, 2017 (Class 3A) Tuesday-Wednesday, Nov. 7-8, 2017 (Class 1A)
HydroDrag World Championship
November 3-4 at Wooton Park, Tavares
HydroDrag World Championship – Jet Ski racing
Downtown Clermont Art Festival
November 4-5 at Montrose Street, Clermont
DCAF is noted for the quality of art featured and a diverse mix of artists, art patrons, supporters, collectors, and buyers. Visitors can spend time seeing all the art without rushing while listening to live music, enjoy food trucks, and a kids zone.
Thanksgiving Potluck Dance
November 10 at Anastassia Ballroom & Dance, Leesburg
Celebrate ballroom dancing in style at Anastassia’s Thanksgiving Potluck dance on Friday, November 10th at Anastassia Ballroom. Bring some canned goods donations to benefit Leesburg Food Bank & receive free admission to the event.
Renninger’s Antique Extravaganza
November 17-19 at Renninger’s Flea Market and Antique Center, Mount Dora
Every year Renninger’s host Florida’s Largest Antique Show with over 1000 booths indoors and outdoors. This three-day event has 100 booths in our pavilions and 50 individual buildings in a Street of Shops. Best quality antiques in the Southeast.
Holiday Flea Market
December 1-3 at Renninger’s Flea Market and Antique Center, Mount Dora
The Holiday’s are here and with that comes “help” always adding to the gift list it never ends. So Renninger’s is playing Santa! We are having a three-day event of yard sale fun! Come out for a fun weekend!
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