Swan Brewing is back to regular hours with some of the best food trucks and musicians around. Check their FB page @swanbrewingco for the schedule of trucks and live music. As the summer goes on, expect to see more events listed and new beers on tap.
GRB’S ROOTS RUN CLUB
Grove Roots Brewing is hosting every Thursday at 6pm! Offering 2 routes, 1.5 miles or 3 miles around Downtown Winter Haven. Roots Run Club is the perfect after-work active social. Want some swag? $20 for a Roots Run Club shirt gets you a discount on beer for the day of the run! Groveroots.com
Weekly live trivia event at Craft + Kitchen hosted by Triviosity Live Events. Every Thursday from 7-9pm. 3234 S Florida Ave, Lakeland. Prizes to the Top 3 teams. Craft + Kitchen is Florida’s first independent beer bottle shop offering 300+ beers. Lunch & dinner is served 7 days a week. cklakeland.com
Get crafty and creative at Explorations V Children’s Museum. Free for members and included with general admission. No pre-registration required. Every Friday at 109 N Kentucky Ave. from 10-30-11:30am. (863) 687-3869
Shop local vendors at the Lakeland Downtown Farmers Curb Market every Saturday from 8am-1pm throughout July, rain or shine. Visit the FB page @FarmersCurbMarket for the latest info. The market is in downtown Lakeland on N Kentucky Ave near Munn Park.
POUR YOUR OWN
Visit Union Taproom in Winter Haven for Polk County’s first “pour your own beer” experience. Over 40 selections of craft beer, wine & ciders on tap. Live music and food trucks every weekend. Check their FB page @uniontaproom for up to date food & music info.
OPEN MIC NIGHT
July 6, 6-9pm at Gram Parsons Derry Down. Beginners, veteran performers or singer-songwriters can perform up to 3 acoustic songs. All ages welcome, seating is limited, temperatures will be taken at the door, social distancing will be enforced, and masks are greatly appreciated. gpderrydown.com
THE RESILIENT GARDENER
July 11, 2-3 pm. Join Bok Tower Garden Educators for an online gardening class for “Right Plant Right Place.” The class has been planned and created for Central Florida gardeners of all skill levels. Free/members or $10/non-members. 863-676-1408 Must register in advance at boktowergardens.org
July 18 6pm at Unfiltered in Bartow. Learn to make a plant hanger in this beginner-level class. No prior experience is needed. Class fees include instruction, supplies and refreshments. Ages 14 and older are welcome to join. Class size is 6 people. To reserve a spot, visit Unfiltered, 160 Broadway Ave. (813) 481-1234 $45
DOWNTOWN DATE NIGHT
July 24, 5-8:30pm in downtown Lakeland. Enjoy downtown after dark with stores open late, live music, giveaways and more! Visit downtownlkld.com for the latest info. Complete your night at a local restaurant, call ahead to reserve.