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Meet the original Florida Highwaymen

Florida’s historic landscape artists, known as The Florida Highwaymen, will return to Mount Dora for 13th Highwaymen Art Show, Sale and Benefit on August 9 and 10. Meet artists Al Black, James Gibson, Isaac Knight, Robert Lewis and Roy McLendon. Admission, is free. Participants of the Florida Highwaymen Art Walk through downtown Mount Dora between […]... Read More
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Wings & Wildflowers Festival announces host hotels

Celebrate Lake County’s diverse birds, wildflowers and natural resources while relaxing in comfort and style at any of the three Wings and Wildflowers Festival’s host hotels. The festival, to be held Oct. 3-5 at Venetian Gardens at 201 E. Dixie Ave., Leesburg, is proud to offer festival-goers special rates for nearby accommodations at Lakeside Inn, […]... Read More
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Parks & Trails monthly Bird and Butterfly surveys

Each month, the Lake County Parks & Trails Division invites outdoor enthusiasts to enjoy opportunities  to survey birds and butterflies. To participate in the surveys, knowledge of common species is a plus, but not required. The surveys include hiking about two miles on unpaved trails. To maximize the outdoor experience, participants are encouraged to bring […]... Read More
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3rd Annual Wings & Wildflowers Festival to be held Oct. 3-5 at Venetian Gardens

Celebrate the diversity and wonder of Lake County’s birds, wildflowers and natural resources at the 3rd Annual Wings and Wildflowers Festival, to be held Oct. 3-5 at Venetian Gardens in Leesburg, Florida. The Wings and Wildflowers Festival hopes to make the 2014 experience unforgettable by hosting field trips in birding hotspots and wildflower havens, as […]... Read More