20 Questions with Hillary and Jason DeMeo

Hillary and Jason DeMeo have become true Lakelanders since their initial arrival a little over fourteen years ago. Together, the power couple is the driving force behind We Are Curio, a full-service consulting company providing insights in innovation. Their company...

Staying in Lakeland for Thanksgiving? Some holiday tips.

If you’re like me and you’re not from Lakeland, you may not be able to fly home and celebrate the holidays with your family. However, you can make fun memories with friends in the same boat or experience the holidays in the company of a friend’s...

Rock around the block with the Holiday Walkabout

Here at YLakeland, we wholeheartedly believe in the power of small business. There’s no better place to spend your holiday time and money than at the storefronts in Downtown Lakeland! The businesses here are owned and operated by your neighbors and friends, and they...

YLakeland is the word. But have you heard?

You already know that YLakeland is a great place to find upcoming events, new restaurants, live music, and more. But do you know all the ways you can become even more connected with YLakeland? Never miss a beat with our weekly newsletter, text messages, and social...

The BIG Event 2017

The second annual BIG Event, Pirates on the Promenade, on Saturday, November 11, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Lake Mirror Amphitheatre features a personal, moving tribute to all Veterans of the United States, local vendors, exhibitors, and showcases some of Lakeland’s...

Pirates, Food Trucks, Margaritas: November’s top events.

The penultimate month of the year is upon us. This autumnal season, though only slightly observed in Florida, often means the emergence of scarves, vests, and fluffy boots. To us, it means a whole new crop of events! Don’t miss out on this month’s food...