Dixieland Neighborhood of Lakeland

By: Jessica Roberts

Dixieland is a historic part of Lakeland, located along South Florida Avenue, and is a tight-knit community of shops, restaurants and art galleries.

Visiting the Dixieland Neighborhood

This Lakeland neighborhood has its own unique vibe and offers something different from other areas in the county. For instance, words used to describe the area include fresh, funky, vintage, thrifty, artistic and eclectic. If you’ve been here before, then you’ll understand how these adjectives fit.

If you want to start shopping local and supporting small business, then this neighborhood is a great place to start.

2 people shopping inside The Shop Across the Street in Lakeland, FL. Home decor and antique furniture on display.

The Shop Across the Street


Born Bread Bakehouse Saturday Morning

Born & Bread Bakehouse

Restaurants & Coffee Shops

The lists above do not include all businesses in the Dixieland. We encourage you get visit and explore!

Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture Tours

While you’re in the area, consider touring the campus of Florida Southern College. The campus is just a mile or two away and is home to the world’s largest one-site collection of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world. Watch the video below for a preview.

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