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Welcome to SUN ‘n FUN!

The 43rd Annual SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In & Expo in Lakeland is sponsored in part by Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association and VISIT FLORIDA.

Things To Do in Lakeland What's New in Lakeland

While you’re in town for SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In & Expo, stay and play in one of Florida’s finest hotels, dine at one of our locally owned restaurants and visit Central Florida attractions. 

Bok Tower Gardens

Bok Tower Gardens
Bok Tower Gardens

A National Historic Landmark, Bok Tower Gardens features features a majestic bell tower, daily carillon concerts, children's garden, outdoor kitchen and edible garden, and Historic Pinewood Estate.

The Terrace Hotel

The Terrace Hotel view from the street at dusk
The Terrace Hotel view from the street at dusk

Located in the heart of historic Downtown Lakeland, The Terrace Hotel can be seen from anywhere around town as it stands sky-high overlooking gorgeous Lake Mirror. As Lakeland's only full-service, luxury hotel visitors will enjoy oversized rooms, plush bathrobes, goose down pillows and much more.

The Terrace Grill is considered one of the best and most lavish restaurants in Central Florida. The interior décor bestows an elegant club-like atmosphere and the food is definitely up to par with the appearance. This restaurant serves it all- breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Items found on the exquisite dinner menu include Wood Grilled Filet Mignon, Herb Crusted Rack of Lamb, and Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes.

Courtyard by Marriott Lakeland

Building a better travel experience, Courtyard Lakeland offers updated accommodations and modern amenities to help you enjoy a successful stay. Socialize in style on their outdoor patio, or head to The Bistro and enjoy a variety of breakfast and dinner options as well as specialty Starbucks beverages and evening cocktails.

Scarpa’s Italian

Scarpa's Italian
Scarpa's Italian

A family style restaurant locally owned and operated by Glenn and Ashley Scarpa, Scarpa's Italian features an extensive wine list and food is made fresh daily and prepared to order. Menu includes Penne Vernazza, Osso Bucco, Gnocchi Sorrentino and Penne Pollo. 

SUN 'n FUN 2017

Check out this great video about Lakeland & Winter Haven from VISIT FLORIDA.

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Cafe D’Antonio

Located in Celebration, Cafe D’Antonio is the perfect place to discover innovative Italian cuisine created with inspiration and tools of the old country; a wood burning oven, grill and rotisserie. Combined with modern culinary talent Cafe D` Antonio delivers a savory and notable experience.

Omni Orlando Resort ChampionsGate

Surrounded by a 36-hole championship golf course and the world headquarters of The Leadbetter Golf Academy, the Omni Orlando Resort ChampionsGate is a Floridian style resort that includes incredible water features and a spa to match its Pinnacle Award-winning meeting and event facilities.

St. Cloud Main Street

St. Cloud Main Street, which began in September 1999, is a comprehensive revitalization program designed to encourage ongoing economic development in conjunction with historic preservation. Their goal is to bring more recognition to the downtown area through various events and historic preservation.  


Reunion Resort golf course with the building in the background
Reunion Resort golf course with the building in the background

Located 30 minutes from Orlando International Airport, Reunion offers the comfort of beautifully appointed villas and homes combined with exclusive amenities such as three Signature golf courses, a 5-acre water park, full-service spa and more. All located within 6 miles of Walt Disney World.