Your weekend on a budget: how to have fun without breaking the bank

As millennials, and really just as humans, we take pleasure in saving a few extra bucks from time to time. Especially when this spending regards tickets, food, events, and all the other things we highlight here at YLakeland. That’s why we’ve compiled this...

Your LKLD Labor Day weekend

It’s the last holiday of the summer, and what better way to say “goodbye summertime” than with a grand ole national holiday? Spend your final hours in the summertime sunshine with a few of these tips on what’s going on in Lakeland:

While you were away…

As classes heat up again and universities rev into full gear, YLakeland wants to let ya’ll know some of the things you missed while you were gone those hot summer months. Mini donuts took desserts to a “hole” new level. Charlie’s Mini Donuts...

20 Questions with Shelly Wilkes

Meet Team President of the Lakeland Magic, Shelly Wilkes. The Lakeland Magic are G League affiliates of the Orlando Magic and will jump-start their inaugural season this year come November. Top players who were called up from the NBA G League include Spurs guard Danny...

The month ahead: 5 August events you can’t miss

With the advent of the city’s exodus of college students, August never fails to bring new faces to the community. New friends, old companions, and everyone in between make their way to the swan city, settling down for the new schoolyear. As so many more people travel...

Florida adventures: Megabus Edition

Let’s face it; sometimes you just need to get away. As much as we love Lakeland from its restaurants to its live music, sometimes you just need to take pictures by Miami’s Wynwood Walls. Which you can now visit for $5 on Megabus.   The discount travel service has...