Kick off the 12 Hours of Sebring race festivities, a “throwback” Race Gala will take place on Wednesday, March 14 at the Sebring Civic Center. Attendees can celebrate the city’s internationally-acclaimed sports event and experience the race gala like many members of the Sebring community remember with good, old-fashioned community fun!
“The Race Gala has always been the race event for Sebring to celebrate the races and the exciting time in our community,” said Sebring Mayor John Shoop. “The Art League has done a great job carrying on the traditional of the Race Gala, and we are thrilled to bring the event back to its Wednesday night (before the race) date.” Attendees can experience an international food, wine and beer tasting, along with a cash bar, live music and race festivities.
You are invited to see the cars and meet the stars of the 2018 Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring on Tuesday, March 13th between 5-9 PM in downtown Sebring!
This free community event will allow fans to welcome their favorite teams and drivers to Sebring as the elaborately designed transporters enter Circle Park Drive from Sebring Parkway and North Ridgewood Drive at 5:30 p.m. Music and entertainment at the circle will start at 5 p.m. with many drivers competing in the 66th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring taking part in autograph session, fan forum and meet and greets.
Fan Fest features include:
– The 1st ever, Outback Steakhouse Transporter Parade
– Photo opportunities with the official Raceway Corvette pace car
– Special appearance by The Michelin Man
– Food Trucks from Gourmet Truck Expo
– Opportunities to win 12-hour 4-day supertickets
– Driver autograph session
– Fan Forum with the stars of the 12 Hours
– Live DJ and more!
- Ciro’s, Le Meridien, The Straz Center for the Performing Arts, Art with a Twist for the Chihuly Collection, The Tampa Yacht Country Club (FL)
- Barleycorn (NC)
- Tullamore Dew (Ireland), Chartreuse (France), Bombay Sapphire (UK), Domaine de Canton (France), Elijah Craig (USA)
- Heaven Hill’s Bartender of the Year Regional Winner | 2017
- Bombay Sapphire’s Most Imaginative Bartender Award, Southeast Regional Winner & North American Finalist | 2015, 2016, 2017
- Espolon Tequila’s Cocktail Fight Champion & National Finalist | 2016
- Best Cocktail in the Bay, Art With a Twist | 2014
SEBRING, FLA. (JAN 23, 2017) – The Sebring Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) invites you to ‘Let The Good Times Roar’ in Downtown Sebring during the month of February. Below is a list of events and promotional offers for all to enjoy.
FEBRUARY 1, 8, 13, 20, 22 & 27th: Fun & Interactive Workshops
Join Grateful Hearts’ workshops where you can complete a different design in one class at 1989 Lakeview Dr. 6 PM. To register call (863) 471-0611 or visit www.TheGratefulHearts.com
FEBRUARY 2, 9, 16 & 23rd: Creative Kids VIP Heart Club
From 3:30 – 5:30 PM for ages 7 and up (Kindergarten – High school). Drop-ins are welcome; $40 each Friday or pre-register for a discount. The deadline for Kids Camp Spring Break registration is Feb. 23rd. To register call (863) 472-0611 or visit www.TheGratefulHearts.com
FEBRUARY 9 – 17th: 2018 Highlands County Fair
Mark your calendars; your favorite fair is around the corner! Enjoy 9 days of family fun from 5 – 10 PM at 781 Magnolia Ave. Questions? Contact the Fair office with at (863) 382-2255 or email email@example.com. Vendor space is available; click here for an application if needed.
FEBRUARY 10th: 35th Annual Roaring 20s Festival
Celebrate a golden era of opulence, art & music at this year’s 35th Annual Roaring 20s Festival, 9 AM – 4 PM in Downtown Sebring. Enjoy the food, crafts and antique cars & live music by The Jazz Phools.
FEBRUARY 2nd: Sounds of the ’60s with Lotela Gold
Lotela Gold is a five-piece 60’s rock and roll show band set to perform live at the Circle Theatre; 202 Circle Park Dr. 7 – 9 PM. Full details and ticket info found here: http://bit.ly/2lJwqj5
FEBRUARY 13th: Italian Night With Grateful Hearts
Switch it up and bring a date or best friends to enjoy a night of food & painting fun! Hurry, spots are limited. For more info and registration
visit www.TheGratefulHearts.com or in the store at 1989 Lakeview Dr.
FEBRUARY 16th: Historic Downtown Sebring Gallery Walk
Stroll through Historic Downtown Sebring and enjoy art from various galleries from noon – 8 PM.
FEBRUARY 12th: Happy Hour of Beers & Valentines
Pick your Valentine gift between 5 – 6 PM at 541 N. Ridgewood Dr. and spin the Beer Roulette Wheel to see your savings! Drink a free beer while you get set up for delivery, all within the hour.
FEBRUARY 1, 8, 15 & 22nd: Free Community Programs
Take advantage of the ongoing FREE Champion For Children programs for the community every Thursday at the Circle Theatre. To register visit the Family Resource Center at 202 Circle Park Dr. in Downtown Sebring.
FEBRUARY 22nd: Michael Jr. Comedian LIVE (FREE)
From comedy clubs across the country, and appearances on TV and in War Room, Michael Jr. is coming to the Circle Theatre, 3 – 4:30 PM
Frames and Images (108 Circle Park Dr.)
10% off any custom frame job.
Cobra Transmission Parts (126 E. Center Ave.)
5% off of all hard parts in stock.
Kathy’s Consignment Boutique (659 S. Commerce Ave.)
20% off all roaring 20s fashions.
Grateful Hearts (1985 Lakeview Ave.)
FREE gift for every purchase over $35.
Doggie Stylz By Leslie (133 E. Center Ave.)
Receive $10 off grooming over $45
More discounts available via the Buy Downtown Sebring program. Learn more about downtown’s favorite discount card via www.DowntownSebring.org
You are invited to the ‘Historic Downtown Sebring Gallery Walk’. Enjoy art from some of your favorite galleries, and refreshments on Friday, February 16th from 12 – 8 PM! Save the date and share with a friend.
Alice Stroppel’s Studio 215 (215 N. Ridgewood Dr.)
The Off Circle Gallery (133 N Ridgewood Dr.)
Downtown Mall & Marketplace ( 231 S Ridgewood Dr.)
Linda’s Books (108 Circle Park Dr.)
Gene Brenner pottery (104 Circle Park Dr.)
Janet King Painting Studio (103 Circle Park Dr.)
Lucid Heart Gallery (131 N Ridgewood Dr.)
Bill Daley’s Photography (121 N. Ridgewood Dr.)
Abstractions, Bill Cousins
Highlands Art League (1985 Lakeview Dr.)
Grateful Hearts (1989 Lakeview Dr.)
Betty Ford Smith at the Clovelly House (351 W. Center Ave)
Pat Dews at Highlands Museum of The Arts (351 W. Center Ave)
Looking for the perfect place to relax and create memories? Are you into golfing, car racing, fishing and overall nature? Look no further! We know the perfect site built to help you plan your visit to Sebring and surrounding areas. Visit www.VisitSebring.com and use interactive maps, sample itineraries, attractions guide and a visitor guide to help decide and plan accordingly. You can also find out about locations of interest, events, accommodations and where to shop and dine. Planning your stay with us has never been so easy!
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Tampa attorney John Anthony, who has bought and restored the 99-year old Highlands Bank and Trust Building, which he has renamed the Tavern Building, will be our speaker on Saturday, January 20, at our quarterly luncheon meeting. Mr. Anthony will be joined by his 86 year old dad, Al Anthony, who has been with him every step of the way during the restoration project…
Click below for the full newsletter and find out more about the old Highlands Bank, the Amtrak Station renovation, the next quarterly luncheon meeting, new happenings at the Sebring Historical Society, and the City Bridge Club.