harvest grape stomp

The Annual Harvest Grape Stomp at Lakeridge Winery is just a few days away!  The grape stomp is loads of fun and the perfect event for families!  The kids will …More

Hampton Green Hotel

Our Hotel’s Green Initiatives: We are committed to protecting the world around us through a variety of corporate initiatives designed to reduce, reuse and recycle.  Each of us play an …More

eatons beach

Shrimp & Grits, Po’ Boys, Hot Pastrami, Fried Green Tomatoes…oh my!  These are just a few of the delicious dishes at Eaton’s Beach Sandbar & Grill.  Nestled on Lake Weir, …More

cannonball train ride

    This exciting attraction brings to mind the old Johnny Cash song that goes something like, “I hear the train a comin’, it’s rollin’ ‘round the bend…and I ain’t …More

Lake Sumter State College

              Lake Sumter State College Athletics 5K Race & BBQ Fest & Craft Show On Saturday, April 12th join us at Lake Sumter State …More

Mount Dora Arts Festival 2014

    39th Annual Mount Dora Arts Festival 2014 Saturday, February 1st and Sunday, February 2nd The quaint little town of Mount Dora is hosting its 39th Annual Mount Dora …More


Leesburg, Florida is one of the best places to go birding.  With nearby wildlife sanctuaries like Emeralda Marsh and the Trout Creek Preserve, it is no wonder that Leesburg has …More

leesburg mardi gras 2014

    17th Annual Leesburg Mardi Gras Saturday, February 22, 2014 Laissez les bons temps rouler, or as we might say it here in Leesburg, Florida… …Let the good times …More

leesburg cornfest 2014

    4th Annual Leesburg CornFest Saturday, June 7, 2014   Lend us an “ear”…we promise not to be too “corny”… It’s sweet, extra tender and grown locally… Zellwood Sweet …More

prop wash 2014

      The Prop Wash Gang returns to the Hampton Inn of Leesburg-Tavares in 2014!   Welcome to the homepage for the Prop Wash Gang.  This year the annual meetup …More