Community Redevelopment Agency
368 South Commerce Avenue
21 Aug, 2018 No Comments

September 1st: 2018 Dirty Dozen Canoe Run!

Dirty Dozen of Sebring, LLC takes the fun to Elks Lodge 1529 located at 2618 Kenilworth Blvd, in Downtown Sebring, Saturday, September 1st from 9 AM-5 PM. Save the date and experience a fundraising canoe obstacle course like no other! This event benefits the Folds of Honor Foundation and Sebring Elks Club Charities! Visit active.com to register; use the keywords “Dirty Dozen Canoe Run”.
15 Aug, 2018 No Comments

What is Your Vision for Highlands County in the Next 5 Years?

The county’s Economic Development office needs your help as they develop a strategic plan that will guide economic development efforts for the community; all you have to do is answer a quick 12 question survey!

This short survey gives you, as a community member, the opportunity to provide feedback on how you feel about the role of economic development, what type of growth and industry you think is best suited for the community, and how you feel about the quality of life that you currently enjoy.

This survey is only 12 questions and should take less than 10 minutes of your time. The survey closes on September 7. Take the survey here >> https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/highlandsco

Thank you for helping our county to learn & grow!

13 Aug, 2018 No Comments

Sebring Soda Shop Grand Re-Opening & New Ownership Celebration!

Sebring Soda & Ice Cream Works says, “Join us to welcome the new owner of Sebring Soda & Ice Cream Works for the Grand Re-Opening Celebration!”

* The First 100 People Will Receive a Free Gift.
* Play a Game to Win a Prize, with Each Purchase.
* Free Face Painting for Kids from 11-2, courtesy of Highlands Art League.
* Buy One, Get One 50% Off Sodas
* Live Radio Remote with WWOJ 99.1 and Rooter Rush.
* Complimentary Soda Sampling All Day
* Introducing New Menu Items
* The First 100 Paying Customers Will Be Entered to Win an Ice Cream Party for You and 20 Friends!

Come meet our new employees, Mady, Mekaela and Amber!

When? Saturday, August 25th from 11 AM-9 PM.

Where? 201 Circle Park Drive, Sebring FL

06 Aug, 2018 No Comments

Don’t Miss a Post on Facebook!

Not seeing our posts regularly? According to AdAge, Facebook said, “We expect organic distribution of an individual page’s posts to gradually decline over time…”. So here’s how to continue seeing posts from Downtown Sebring with Facebook’s latest update!
 
1. If you don’t already like/follow us, make sure to do so.
2. Most importantly, highlight the “follow” button and click “see first”.
3. If you want to be the first to know when we go live on Facebook, feel free to click “on” under Notifications.
29 Jun, 2018 No Comments

4th of July Celebration in Downtown Sebring!

Be a part of the 4th of July celebration in Downtown Sebring and enjoy the Independence Day fireworks over Lake Jackson from 9–9:45 PM at the City Pier Beach!
The Highlands Little Theatre will be hosting Free Patriotic Revue Shows every hour between 11 AM-3 PM. They will have hot dogs, cold beer, brats & more; refreshment sales benefit the scholarship fund. That’s not all!! They are also hosting a Fireworks Viewing Party starting at 7 PM at Frank’s Deck, found at Highlands Little Theatre. Get there early, enjoy the cash bar and the great view.
Highlands Little Theatre: 356 W. Center Ave, Sebring FL
City Pier: 351 W. Center Ave, Sebring FL

HAPPY 4th OF JULY!

25 Jun, 2018 No Comments

Sebring Art, Wine & Jazz Festival Announced for November

This FREE community event will celebrate 52 years of the fine arts is one of Florida’s longest continuously running art Festivals and the largest and most prestigious in the South Central Florida area

 
SEBRING, FL (June 23, 2018– The Highlands Art League will host its 52nd annual Fine Arts and Crafts Festival that has been re-branded for 2018 to the Sebring Art, Wine & Jazz Festival.  The festival will run Saturday, November 3 from 9AM–4PM, and Sunday, November 4 from 9 AM- 2 PM with cash prizes for participating established artists and scholarship awards for participating emerging artists. 
 
For 50+ years, this festival has provided a celebration of the art and music in Central Florida.  This festival draws thousands of people to historic downtown Sebring the first weekend in November to kick off the holiday shopping season.  The Festival features more than 100 talented visual and performing artists, along with culinary offerings from local restaurants and mobile food vendors, an interactive Children’s Street, an Emerging Artist Scholarship Program and the popular Chamber of Commerce Street filled with non-art organizations and businesses from the local area. Special features this year include wine tasting on Saturday, Jazz-style entertainment, speed painting, a Gospel Brunch on Sunday, and some new and exciting artists from outside of the area. 
 
Mark your calendar to attend this upcoming event at Historic Downtown Sebring’s Circle Park. Don’t pass up the opportunity to enjoy art, wine & jazz in a family-friendly environment!
 
BECOME A VENDOR OR SPONSOR AT THIS EVENT!
If you would like to sponsor the Sebring Art, Wine & Jazz Festival or participate as an artist, emerging artist or culinary vendor, applications and forms may be found at SEBRINGARTFEST.COM or you can send an email to manager@highlandsartleague.org.