20 Questions with the Lakeland Mom

April Mucci is THE Lakeland Mom  …a native Lakeland blogger that shares the best parts of our city for family activities, ranging from annual events to pop up shops. April is a Lakeland native, moved here at the age of two, and has called this place her home...

The month ahead: 18+ Lakeland events in the new year

We’re starting 2018 on our feet, Lakeland! Here at YLakeland, we’ve made our resolutions, marked our calendars, and prepped for a year of growth, fun, and learning. If you haven’t already, check out our stories about Lakeland New Year’s...

The year in review: a look at 2017 and beyond

Undoubtedly, this past year has been YLakeland’s most prolific since its 2007 inception. An initiative of the Lakeland Economic Development Council, YLakeland connects students and young professionals to the community by showcasing all the unique assets Lakeland...

Sparks fly at Haus 820’s New Year’s Eve Party

  Have you made your New Year’s Eve plans yet? New Year’s Eve, Haus 820 invites you to join them for a downtown Lakeland experience “Future So Bright: A Celebration Worth Celebrating.” Live music by DJ Jenks and On The Avenue will...

New Year, New You, New Lakeland Resolutions Guide

A new year means a fresh start, a chance to accomplish any leftover goals from 2017 and to start setting new ones. Whether it’s exercising more, eating healthier, or volunteering time to give back to the community, we’re right there with you. We’re so excited to start...

Lighting up the town for a good cause

If the process of buying Christmas lights, pulling the ladder out from the garage, and figuring out how to hang them on your house haunts your thoughts, you are definitely not alone. This year, Light Up Lakeland takes the stress out of the holidays by providing...