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CELEBRITY LIP SYNC BATTLE
Nov. 5 at the Chain O’ Lakes Stadium. Features six local celebrities, battling against each other through two rounds of lip sync performances! This is a fundraiser benefiting The Winter Haven Public Education Partnership and Cypress Junction Montessori. Purchase tickets online at secure.qgiv.com/for/202celebrlsyba/event/820312
SPARKLES & SPURS
Nov. 7, 6 pm at Bunch Ranch, 4641 Hancock Ave. SE in Lakeland. Saddle up for an evening of fun, with precautions (social distancing, masks, auction housed online). They will deputize the guests, create a posse, and raise a bounty to fund vital research & support patient services. This is a premier gala for the American Cancer Society. More info on FB @cattlebaronsballpolk
Nov. 10, 6:30-11 pm at the Apple Lounge. Join Michael LuBecke for his 6th year hosting this open mic showcase where musicians hone their skills and get insight from experienced musicians. Performing this year is: Scott A. Hooker, David M. Brimer, Jim and Judy Taylor, Foley and Burns, The AM Duo, Iconic Opera & Tim Haggard. No cover charge.
THE ARCADIAN WILD
Nov. 15, 7 pm at Gram Parsons Derry Down. With roots running deep in formal vocal music and influenced by progressive bluegrass and folk artists, The Arcadian Wild explores a unique acoustic sound. Purchase tickets online in advance gpderrydown.com
FORE THE KIDS
Nov. 16 at noon, this is a combined golf tournament introducing an 18-hole, 3-par format at two locations – Lone Palm Golf Club & The Country Club of Winter Haven. Play with a chance to win prizes and a guaranteed $10,000 cash prize winner. Supports the Boys & Girls Clubs of Polk County. Bgcpolk.org
ANGELS AMONG US
Nov. 17, 5:30 at Venue 650. Enjoy a champagne reception, wonderful food, festive music, a great atmosphere, and live and silent auctions. Not comfortable going out, but would still like to support? Donations are greatly appreciated. Proceeds benefit Girls Inc. of Winter Haven. Girlsincwinterhaven.org
CYPRESS GARDENS SKI SHOW
Nov. 21, 3:30 pm at MLK Jr. Park on Lake Silver in Winter Haven. Watch the world-famous Cypress Gardens Ski Team for free! Bring your own chair or blanket, concessions available for purchase. Bring cash if you’d like to participate in the 50/50 raffle. Cypressgardensskiteam.com
Nov. 25 - Jan. 6, 5:30-10 pm. For six weeks, Downtown Winter Haven will be dazzling with lights as you ring in the season. Dine, shop, and enjoy a beautiful evening stroll with fun photo opportunities and surprises around every corner. You’ll be able to explore the magic of the lights at your own comfort level, whether you’d rather drive-through or walk around the heart of the city. mainstreetwh.com
SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY
Sat. 28th. Created because small businesses are at the core of every successful city. This encourages people to bring more holiday shopping to small businesses. There’s never been a more important time to support our small businesses.