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
PetSafe is awarding a $25,000 grant to help eight communities across the country create their very own dog parks! The CRA has applied for this opportunity in hopes of creating the City of Sebring’s first dog park! Let’s show PetSafe how excited our community is to have our very own dog park – like, comment, and share this post! THANK YOU!
Check out these awesome available spaces in Downtown Sebring! Contact the CRA office at 863-471-5104 to find out more details and for information on our incentive programs!
- How the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) 504 loan program can help business owners purchase, build or renovate commercial buildings as well as provide funds for things like capital machinery with as little as a 10 percent down payment.
- How an SBA certified development company can approve business owners and co-lend with their banks and credit unions for a low-interest, below market rate loan.
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The Highlands Art League says, “We are looking to grow our team! If you’re interested in being part of the “Village Where Art Lives” and have knowledge of non- profits and the arts, apply for the Operations Manager position by sending your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org”
Please see additional information here!
It’s contest time! Would you like to watch Friday’s movie from the comfort of your very own couch at Food Trucks & Flicks? Thanks to Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Friday’s event will feature a VIP seating area for one lucky winner and 3 guests – plus FREE popcorn!
You don’t want to miss this one; the last event was a success! Get your weekend started in downtown Sebring’s Circle Park at this family-friendly event Friday, May 11th, from 5:30 – 9:30 PM! Grab dinner from a variety of delicious food trucks provided by Gourmet Truck Expo and finish the night with a FREE kid-friendly movie at 8 PM.
Adult beverages will be available for purchase as well; just look for the ‘Mobil Mojo’ tent on Circle Park Drive, Sebring FL.
Don’t forget to bring blankets and chairs!
What Movie? The Secret Life Of Pets
Kid’s Games Available:
– Ring Toss
– Giant Inflatable Outdoor Bowling
– Ladder Golf
– Bucket Ball
– New! Giant Jenga
– New! Giant Checkers
Food Truck Line-Up:
New! Island Boyz Conch Shack
New! Sugar Yummy Mama Atelier & Foodtruck
New! Thyme 2 Dine Streatery
Baby Taino’S Food Truck
Baldino’s On A Roll
The Burger Lab
Georgia Boy & Ethel’s Famous Wings, inc
Loafin’ Around Cafe
Family friendly restrooms will be available at the former Sebring Chamber office located at 309 Circle Park Drive, Sebring FL. Look for signage at the event to point you in the right direction if you have to go!
Going? Let us know on our Facebook event page. Thanks in advance!
This Friday you get to grab dinner from a variety of delicious food trucks and finish the night with a movie in the park; Finding Nemo starts at 8 PM! 😉 Adult beverages will be available for purchase as well; look out for the tent on Circle Park Dr. Don’t forget to bring blankets and chairs, see you there!
Food Truck Line-Up:
– Baby Taino’S Food Truck
– Baldino’s On A Roll
– Chef Flamingo
– Chichi Gourmet of Miami
– Devil Dogs
– Georgia Boy & Ethel’s Famous Wings, inc
– Loafin’ Around Cafe
– Philly Down South
– The Burger Lab
– World Famous Eggroll Truck (Eggroll Truck)
– Ring Toss
– Giant Inflatable Outdoor Bowling
– Ladder Golf
– Bucket Ball
Interested? Going? Let us know by visiting our Facebook event page
Food Trucks & Flicks will be held at Circle Park in Sebring Florida from 5:30 – 9:30 PM
The first ever Sebring Soda Festival is garnering a lot of local support and excitement with more than 30 sponsors and 40 non-profit organizations hosting tasting tents, as well as other businesses and organizations participating in various aspects of the event.
Highlands Regional Medical Center is the Title Sponsor, along with the following Presenting Sponsors: the Greater Sebring Chamber of Commerce, Visit Sebring/Highlands County Tourist Development Council (TDC) and the Sebring Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA).
“This endeavor was a community partnership from the beginning with the Chamber, TDC, and CRA, as well as Sebring Soda & Ice Cream Works,” said Liz Barber, CEO/President of the Greater Sebring Chamber of Commerce. “We are thrilled to unveil months of hard work this weekend and celebrate good, old-fashioned fun in historic downtown Sebring for both tourists and locals to attend while showcasing our area businesses and non-profit organizations.”
Other local businesses and organizations that will be part of the Festival include: Children’s Museum of the Highlands – coordinating the Kid’s Zone, Dance Unlimited – performing and leading the sock hop on Friday evening, Highlands Little Theatre – performances and character photo opportunities, Sebring Cruise – hosting the Car Show, Ridge Area ARC – designed and produced souvenir T-shirts that they will sell at the event, and Sugar Sand Distillery – providing the spirits for the Pop & Fizz Cocktail Party Saturday evening. In addition, three local hotels – Chateau Elan Hotel & Conference Center, Inn on the Lakes and Marriott Residence Inn Sebring – are offering discount codes to Soda Festival attendees, and several downtown restaurants have committed to extended hours, an outdoor presence, and ‘grab and go’ menus to accommodate festival goers.
Additional event sponsors include:
“Daddy-O” Gold Sponsors: City of Sebring, Sebring Soda & Ice Cream Works, and Midflorida Credit Union
“Bees Knees” Silver Sponsors: Alan Jay Automotive Network, Bernie Little Distributors, Boom Boom’s Guns & Ammo, Boots Beverages, Bugs Bee-Ware, Duke Energy, Florida Lakes Surgical, Griffin’s Carpet Mart, Millennium Physician Group, Sugar Sand Distillery, Sun ‘N Lake Golf Club, Sun ‘N Lake Improvement District, The Palms of Sebring, and Tobacco Free Partnership
“Cool Cat” Bronze Sponsor: Chen Dental, Children’s Museum of the Highlands, Clifton Larson Allen, Dental Care of Mid Florida, Edward Jones, Carole Cook- Financial Advisor, Florida Hospital, Heacock Insurance, Highlands News Sun, Natalie’s Orchid Island Juice Company, Ridge Area ARC, Sebring International Raceway, and Sebring Wholesale Meats
Tickets are now on sale online at Sebring Soda Festival. This festival will kick off on Friday, April 6 with a Rockin’ 50s Block Party from 5-8 PM, which will be a free event featuring live music, games, fun competitions and more.
The actual “Main Event” and Soda Tasting will take place on Saturday, April 7 and is free to attend during the day. Tasting Tickets, which will be required to taste the 200+ sodas, are now available for pre-purchase at http://www.sebringsodafest. com/, as well as tickets to the Pop & Fizz Cocktail Tasting & Pairing Party for adults on April 7 from 6-9 PM.
Certain tastes, smells and sights bring us back to our childhood, and soda pop is often one of those tastes that brings along fond memories. Cooling off on a hot summer day with a root beer float, or a sharing a cola at the drug store fountain with friends, are the types of nostalgic moments you’ll be transported back to at the Sebring Soda Festival. This new and exciting event is a unique opportunity to showcase the small town feel of the beautiful downtown Sebring area while promoting a family-friendly event that everyone can enjoy. With hundreds of craft sodas available for sampling (such as Ramblin’ Butterscotch, Cicero Peach Cobbler, Mr. Q Cucumber and Mo’s Mint Julep), along with a classic car show, live entertainment, art and craft vendors, pop-up retail storefronts, a variety of food options, kids zone, and more, we will bring back vintage fun for all ages.
The event will take place at 309 E. Circle Park. All event details, including information on tickets, vendor space, volunteers and sponsors, can be found at www.SebringSodaFest.com.
For more information about visiting Sebring, check out www.VisitSebring.com.
A limited number of tickets are available for the Sebring Soda Festival’s Pop & Fizz Soda Cocktail Pairing Party, which will take place on Saturday, April 7 from 6-9 PM at the Sebring Civic Center. The event will feature Celebrity Mixologist Brenda Terry who will present specially designed, soda-based cocktails with rum, vodka and white whiskey from Sebring’s own Sugar Sand Distillery.
Culinary pairings to celebrate the palate and accompany the cocktails will be provided by Island View Restaurant with recipes provided by Celebrity Chef Luis Reyes, executive chef for Sysco Central Florida.
“The Pop & Fizz Party will be like no other event we have had in Sebring before,” said Liz Barber, CEO of the Greater Sebring Chamber of Commerce. “We are thrilled to be diving into the culinary arts with such a fantastic event that we are sure everyone will be talking about the next day.”
The Sebring Soda Festival will kick off on Friday, April 6 with a Rockin’ 50s Block Party from 5-8 PM which will be a free, family-friendly event featuring live music, games, fun competitions and more. And the Sebring Soda Festival itself will be held in historic downtown Sebring April 7. This family-friendly event is free to attend during the day on April 7 from 10AM-5PM; however, Tasting Tickets, which will be required to taste the 200+ sodas, are now available for pre-purchase at http://www.sebringsodafest. com/.
All event details, including information on tickets, vendor space, volunteers and sponsors, can be found at www.SebringSodaFest.com.
For more information about visiting Sebring, visit www.VisitSebring.com.