Lake and Sumter Style Magazine
06:58 pm
17 November 2018

Lots to Do! Don’t Miss Anything!

Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall

Nov. 2 from 9am Opening Ceremony to Nov. 4 Closing at 5pm (viewing 24 hours daily)

Lady Lake Soccer Field at the corner of Rolling Acres Road and State Highway 466

Traveling Wall is 3/5-scale model of the memorial in Washington, DC. It’s 6-feet tall by 300-feet long.

 

Leesburg Chili Cook-Off

Saturday, Nov. 3, Chili served at 5pm while supplies last.

Historic Downtown Leesburg Square

Enter your chili recipe to win prizes. Beer, wine and soda available for purchase.

For information, visit www.leesburgparnership.com/chilicookoff.

 

Fourth Annual Krawl’n for the Fallen

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 9,10,11 from 12 Noon Friday until 3pm on Sunday

The Jeep Ranch, 3961 East County Road 470, Sumterville.

Events for Off-Road enthusiasts to raise awareness and support for current law enforcement and honor those who have fallen in the line of duty. The Jeep Ranch is a 2000-acre working cattle ranch in the heart of Central Florida. Pre-registration $60/vehicle at www.eventbrite.com or $80/vehicle at Gate for the weekend, $40/vehicle for Sunday only.

 

Big Bike Weekend Cycling Expo & Health Fair

Friday, Nov. 9 from 10am to 2pm

La Hacienda Regional Recreation Center, 1200 Avenida Central, The Villages

Visit with many cycling and health-related vendors, free medical information and screenings and sign up for the next morning’s Bicycle Challenge

 

Big Bike Weekend Bicycle Challenge

Saturday, Nov. 10 from 7am to 4pm

Sign up the day before at the Cycling Expo & Health Fair at La Hacienda Rec Center for distances of 100, 64, 32, 20, 10 miles. For more information, call Shelly Scarborough at 352-751-8871

 

22nd Annual Charity Golf Tournament for Angel Flight Southeast

Monday, Nov. 12 from 8:30am (Veteran’s Day)

Arlington Ridge Golf Club, 4463 Arlington Ridge Boulevard, Leesburg, FL 34748

Register or Sponsor at: AngelFlightSE.or/events

  • Helicopter Ball Drop
  • $1 million Shot Contest
  • Professional Trick Shot Show
  • Play with a Professional Athlete

Presented by the Harper Family Charitable Foundation, Inc.

 

Thankful Thanksgiving with Chef Warren Caterson

Wednesday, Nov. 14 from 10 to 11:30am, Room 108, (first floor community room)

Cooper Memorial Library in Clermont, 2525 Oakley Seaver Dr., Clermont

Chef Warren shares tips, hint and anecdotes about cooking a Thanksgiving meal. Free.

For information call Dennis Smolarek, 352-536-2275 or email dsmolarek@mylakelibrary.org

 

Leesburg Partnership Craft Beer & Wine Festival

Friday, Nov. 16 from 5 to 10pm

Market Street between 5th and 1st Streets

Sample a wide variety of beers, wines, and local restaurant foods. Entry fee is $30/advance or $40/Gate. Live music, cash bar. A 21 years and older event.

For information: www.leesburgpartnership.com or call 352-365-0053

 

First Annual Windy Acres Fall Pro Rodeo

Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 17 and 18 Gates open at 12 Noon

Windy Acres Farm, 1350 Miller Blvd., Fruitland Park, FL 34731

Live music until rodeo starts at 2pm daily

Come for burgers, BBQ, fries and watch the eight International Professional Rodeo Association sanctioned events.

Spectator tickets $15/person each show $12 advance tickets, 10 years and younger Free Admission.

 

KC and The Sunshine Band Coming to The Villages

Thursday, Nov. 29 at 7pm The Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center, Spanish Springs

The event will support St. James Episcopal Church’s Jamaica Medical Mission.

Tickets:  GetOffTheBusConcerts.com – or – The Sharon.com

For more information, call  352-753-3229

 

Lake County Balloon Glow

Friday – Sunday, Nov. 30-Dec. 1-2

Lake County Fairgrounds, 2101 County Road 452, Eustis.

Hot air balloon tethered rides and wide variety of food trucks, small shopping villages, activities for the kids including a free visit with Santa.

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