Retailers Sidewalk Sale
May
26
to May 28

Retailers Sidewalk Sale

  • Lake Sumter Landing Market Square (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE

Event Information
Check out all of the great summer and seasonal merchandise that the Lake Sumter Landing Market Square retailers have to offer! Take a stroll around the square, have a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants and take a casual walk down the beautiful Lake Sumter Landing Boardwalk! 

Event Schedule 
Saturday, May 26th | 10am - 5pm
Sunday, May 27th | 12pm - 5pm
Monday, May 28th | 10am - 5pm

 

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21st Anniversary Cruise In Car Show
Jun
16
4:00 PM16:00

21st Anniversary Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit Shared Harvest Community Garden.

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN.

FEATURED CAR CLUB
King of the Road Leesburg Chapter of the AACA

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
MPiRE | 4pm-9pm
The Villages Cheerleaders | 5pm
The Villages Twirlers Show Team & Drum Corps | 6pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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Scooter's Beach Party
Jun
30
5:00 PM17:00

Scooter's Beach Party

LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE

JUNE 30 | 5PM - 9PM

Join Scooter and The Villages Prize Patrol for Giveaways and Photozap.  

Beach Hat Contest!  Wear your shorts, Flip-Flops and Bring your Best, Funniest, Decorated Hat!  Five (5) Grand Prizes will be Awarded for Best, Craziest, Decorated Beach Hats. Registration from 5pm-7pm, prizes awarded at 8pm.    

This symbol denotes that this event has been funded in part by a Tourist Development Tax Grant from the Sumter County Board of County Commissioners in conjunction with the Sumter County Tourist Development Council.

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The Villages 4th of July Celebration
Jul
4
5:00 PM17:00

The Villages 4th of July Celebration

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 5pm - 9pm

Event Information
It’s time to celebrate the 242nd  birthday of our great country with The Villages Fourth of July Celebrations at all 3 Squares!  Enjoy this hometown patriotic holiday and celebration with all of your friends and neighbors!  With 3 great options to choose from to celebrate the Fourth of July, no need to look any further for something fun and patriotic to do on this very special holiday!

  • Stilt Walkers

  • Bagpiper Bradley Green Strolling from 6pm - 9pm

  • Bar Kiosks open until 9pm

  • La Hacienda Catering serving up delicious All American goodies

  • Vendor Market Night

SCHEDULE
Clark Barrios Band | 5pm - 9pm
The Villages Cheerleaders | 5:45pm
Aloha 'O Ka Hula Dance Troupe | 6:45pm
The Villages Twirlers & Drum Corps | 7:45pm

 

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The Villages 4th of July Celebration
Jul
4
5:00 PM17:00

The Villages 4th of July Celebration

LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE | 5pm - 9pm

Event Information
It’s time to celebrate the 242nd  birthday of our great country with The Villages Fourth of July Celebrations at all 3 Squares!  Enjoy this hometown patriotic holiday and celebration with all of your friends and neighbors!  With 3 great options to choose from to celebrate the Fourth of July, no need to look any further for something fun and patriotic to do on this very special holiday!

  • Stilt Walkers

  • Bagpiper Reg Lyle strolling from 6pm - 9pm

  • Bar Kiosks open until 9pm

  • La Hacienda Catering serving up some delicious All American goodies

SCHEDULE
Johnny Wild & The Delights | 5pm - 9pm
Aloha 'O Ka Hula Dance Troupe | 5:45pm
The Villages Twirlers & Drum Corps | 6:45pm
The Villages Cheerleaders | 7:45pm

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The Villages 4th of July Celebration
Jul
4
5:00 PM17:00

The Villages 4th of July Celebration

BROWNWOOD PADDOCK SQUARE | 5pm - 9pm

Event Information
It’s time to celebrate the 242nd  birthday of our great country with The Villages Fourth of July Celebrations at all 3 Squares!  Enjoy this hometown patriotic holiday and celebration with all of your friends and neighbors!  With 3 great options to choose from to celebrate the Fourth of July, no need to look any further for something fun and patriotic to do on this very special holiday!

  • Stilt Walkers

  • Bagpiper Victor McGregor strolling from 6pm - 9pm

  • Bar Kiosks open until 9pm

SCHEDULE
Scooter The DJ | 5pm - 9pm
The Villages Twirlers | 5:45pm
The Villages Cheerleaders | 6:45pm
Prime Time Twirlers | 7:45pm

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Christmas in July Cruise In Car Show
Jul
21
4:00 PM16:00

Christmas in July Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit underprivileged children in the Tri-County Area

  • Toy Drive

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN.

All Participants & spectators are encouraged to bring an unwrapped toy to benefit underprivileged children in the Tri-County Area this holiday season.
All toys and monetary donations collected at the event are distributed by The Sumter County Sheriff's Office.

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
Scooter the DJ | 4pm-9pm
The Villages Twirlers Show Team & Drum Corps | 6pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

Bring your Holiday Wish List Letters to give to Santa's North Pole Elves!! They will be collecting them at the event and delivering directly to Santa!

ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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August Cruise In Car Show
Aug
18
4:00 PM16:00

August Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit Shared Harvest Community Garden.

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN.

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
Blue Stone Circle | 4pm-9pm
The Villages Twirlers Show Team & Drum Corps | 6pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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September Cruise In Car Show
Sep
15
4:00 PM16:00

September Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit Shared Harvest Community Garden.

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN.

FEATURED CAR CLUB
Citrus Mopars Club

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
Scooter the DJ | 4pm-9pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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October Cruise In Car Show
Oct
20
4:00 PM16:00

October Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit Shared Harvest Community Garden.

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN.

FEATURED CAR CLUB
Florida Edsel Club

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
Audio Exchange | 4pm-9pm
The Original Villages Belly Dancers | 6pm
Shaka Crew Dance Troupe | 7pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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November Cruise In Car Show
Nov
17
4:00 PM16:00

November Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit Operation Shoebox

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN.

FEATURED CAR CLUB
The Villages Antique Automobile Club

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
Johnny Wild & The Delights | 4pm-9pm
The Original Villages Belly Dancers | 6pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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Christmas Cruise In Car Show
Dec
15
4:00 PM16:00

Christmas Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit underprivileged children in the Tri-County Area

  • Toy Drive

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN

FEATURED CAR CLUB
Geezer's Non Club

All Participants & spectators are encouraged to bring an unwrapped toy to benefit underprivileged children in the Tri-County Area this holiday season.
All toys and monetary donations collected at the event are distributed by The Sumter County Sheriff's Office.

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
Scooter the DJ | 4pm-9pm
Clown Alley #179 Strolling | 5:30pm-7:30pm
The Villages Pops Chorus | 4pm
The Villages Gem Stone Dancers | 6pm
The Villages Twirlers Show Team & Drum Corps | 7pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

Santa & Mrs. Claus will be in Santa’s Workshop Tent from 4pm - 7pm. Don't forget to bring your camera!

ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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May Cruise In Car Show
May
19
4:00 PM16:00

May Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit Shared Harvest Community Garden.

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN.

FEATURED CAR CLUBS
Cruisin' Couples
Citrus County Cruisers

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
Dance Express | 4pm-9pm
Silver Rockettes | 6pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

NEW ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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The Villages Cinco De Mayo Celebration
May
5
5:00 PM17:00

The Villages Cinco De Mayo Celebration

LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE | 5pm - 9pm

Event Information
Cinco De Mayo is the celebration of Mexico’s victory in the battle at Puebla on May 5th, 1862.   We plan to celebrate, here in The Villages, with high energy salsa and mariachi bands, some festive themed routines by The Villages Festival Performance Groups, and the ever popular stilt walkers in Spanish attire at Spanish Springs Town Square® and Lake Sumter Landing Market Square®!

SCHEDULE

Pavilion
Metro Latino | 5pm - 9pm
Spanish Folkloric Dance Group | 5:45pm
The Villages Twirlers Show Team & Drum Corps | 6pm
Spanish Folkloric Dance Group | 6:45pm
Mystic Jewels | 7:45pm

Strolling
Stilt Walkers | 5pm - 9pm
Clown Alley #179 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm

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The Villages Cinco De Mayo Celebration
May
5
5:00 PM17:00

The Villages Cinco De Mayo Celebration

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 5pm - 9pm

Event Information 
Cinco De Mayo is the celebration of Mexico’s victory in the battle at Puebla on May 5th, 1862. We plan to celebrate, here in The Villages, with high energy salsa and mariachi bands, some festive themed routines by The Villages Festival Performance Groups, and the ever popular stilt walkers in Spanish attire at Spanish Springs Town Square® and Lake Sumter Landing Market Square®!

SCHEDULE

Gazebo
Mariachi Viva La Mexico | 5pm - 9pm
Prime Time Twirlers | 5:45pm
The Villages Cheerleaders | 6pm
The Villages Gem Stone Dancers | 7pm
The Original Villages Belly Dancers | 7:45pm

Strolling
Stilit Walkers | 5pm - 9pm
Clown Alley #179 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm

 

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April Cruise In Car Show
Apr
21
4:00 PM16:00

April Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit Shared Harvest Community Garden.

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN.

FEATURED CAR CLUB
The Villages Vintage Car Club

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
Cactus Jack & The Cadillacs | 4pm-9pm
Prime Time Twirlers | 6pm
The Villages Gem Stone Dancers | 7pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

NEW ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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Artists Round The Square
Apr
8
1:00 PM13:00

Artists Round The Square

LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE 1pm - 4pm

Event Information
Stroll around the Square and browse some beautiful artwork by over 30 local artists from The Villages Visual Arts Association!
Enjoy entertainment from Tom LaVenia from 1pm - 4pm.
Vote for your favorite work of art at the Registration Tent located in the back of the Square by the fountain.
People's Choice Awards will be presented at 4pm from The Pavilion.

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The Villages Tartan Day Celebration
Apr
6
5:00 PM17:00

The Villages Tartan Day Celebration

LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE | 5pm - 9pm

Event Information 
Come join us at Lake Sumter Landing Market Square for National Tartan Day! This date is a observed in The United States on April 6 each year. It commemorates the Scottish Declaration of Independence, from which the American Declaration of Independence was modeled upon. It also recognizes achievements of Americans of Scottish descent.

SCHEDULE

Pavilion
Marcille Wallis & Friends | 5-9pm
The Villages Twirlers Show Team & Drum Corps | 5:45pm
Sounds of Scotland | 6:45pm
Prime Time Twirlers | 7:45pm

Strollers
Bag Pipers Victor McGregor & Reg Lyle | 5-8pm

Be sure to stop by The Scottish American Society of The Villages tent to learn more about their club!

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The Villages Dyngus Day Celebration
Apr
2
4:00 PM16:00

The Villages Dyngus Day Celebration

BROWNWOOD PADDOCK SQUARE | 5PM - 9PM

Event Information
The traditional Polish holiday of Dyngus Day, that always takes place the Monday after Easter Sunday, allows you to show people you care about them by either throwing water on them or tapping them with a pussy willow.  We wouldn’t recommend that, but we do encourage you to come out and see some authentic Polish dance routines by The Villages Polka Lover’s Club Dyngus Day Dancers at 5pm, 6pm, and 7pm and dancing the night away to the polka beat with Northern Sounds, all while learning a little bit more about what this traditional Polish holiday is all about!

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Easter Arts and Crafts Show
Mar
31
to Apr 1

Easter Arts and Crafts Show

  • Brownwood Paddock Square (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

BROWNWOOD PADDOCK SQUARE | 10am - 5pm

Event Information 
Enjoy some shopping with over 200 unique Arts and Crafts Vendors! While browsing all of the talented vendors, pick up a snack from a food vendor or beverage from the Bar Kiosks! Don't forget to check out all of the great retailers and restaurants of Brownwood Paddock Square too!

ENTERTAINMENT

Saturday | Rock Solid | 12-4pm

Sunday | Vito Ameruoso | 12-4pm

PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE EASTER ARTS AND CRAFTS SHOW TAKING PLACE AT BROWNWOOD PADDOCK SQUARE, THE WEEKLY BROWNWOOD FARMER'S MARKET WILL NOT BE HELD ON SATURDAY, MARCH 31, 2018.

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Friday Night Car Club Shows
Mar
30
to Apr 27

Friday Night Car Club Shows

  • Lake Sumter Landing Market Square (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE | 5pm - 8pm

  • The Villages Vettes Corvette Club Show
    Friday, April 27th

Check out these great Villages Friday Night Car Club Shows where you have the opportunity to check out all of the beautiful cars, find out what their club is all about, and maybe become a member!

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The Villages Wine Walk
Mar
23
6:00 PM18:00

The Villages Wine Walk

LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE  | 6pm - 9pm

Event Information
Taste the samplings of numerous brands and varieties of flavorful wine, while getting to know the merchants of Lake Sumter Landing Market Square!
Tickets are available for purchase at all of The Villages Box Office Locations only, for $30.00!
Proceeds from the event will benefit The Buffalo Scholarship Foundation!

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March Cruise In Car Show
Mar
17
4:00 PM16:00

March Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit Shared Harvest Community Garden.

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN.

FEATURED CAR CLUB
'55, '56, '57 Thunderbirds

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
Paisley Craze | 4pm-9pm
Silver Rockettes | 6pm
Sweet & Sassy Line Dance Team | 7pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

NEW ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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The Villages St. Patrick's Day Festival
Mar
16
4:45 PM16:45

The Villages St. Patrick's Day Festival

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4:45pm - 9pm

Event Information 
Be on the lookout for leprechauns and shenanigans at the St. Patrick’s Day Festival at Spanish Springs Town Square®!  With a variety of Celtic music and performances on various stages, the aroma of corned beef and cabbage, green tinted beverages at the Bar Kiosks, festively dressed stilt walkers, and so much more, all ye lads and lasses, will be sure to enjoy some true Blarney fun at the end of the rainbow, at this year’s Spanish Springs Town Square® St. Patrick’s Day Festival!

SCHEDULE

Gazebo
Sounds of Scotland | 4:45-5:15pm
The Villages Cheerleaders | 5:15pm
The Empty Hats | 5:30-9pm
The Villages Twirlers Show Team & Drum Corps | 6pm
Aloha O' Ka Hula Dance Troupe | 6:45pm

Del Mar Stage
Marcille Wallis & Friends | 5-9pm

On Alverez Avenue
Perseverance Brass Band | 5-9pm

Between Toojay's and Katie Belle's
Sunshine Strollers | 5:15pm

Strollers
Stilt Walkers | 4:30-8:30pm
Bag Pipers Victor McGregor & Reg Lyle | 5-8pm
Clown Alley #179 | 5:30-7:30pm

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The Villages St. Patrick's Day Festival
Mar
14
4:45 PM16:45

The Villages St. Patrick's Day Festival

  • Lake Sumter Landing Market Square (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE | 4:45pm - 9pm

Event Information
Everyone is Irish when it comes to celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, and the St. Patrick’s Day Festival at Lake Sumter Landing Market Square® is no exception!  Featuring authentic Celtic tunes and performances on multiple stages, delicious Irish food, green beer at the Bar Kiosks, and some specialty Irish vendors, it will be more than just a wee bit of fun at this year’s Lake Sumter Landing Market Square® St. Patrick’s Day Festival!

SCHEDULE

Pavilion
Sounds of Scotland | 4:45pm
The Villages Cheerleaders | 5:15pm
Rathkeltair | 5:30-9pm
The Villages Twirlers Show Team & Drum Corps | 6pm
The Villages Gem Stone Dancers | 6:45pm
Prime Time Twirlers | 7pm
Mystic Jewels | 7:45pm

Lake Shore Drive Stage
Marcille Wallis & Friends | 5-9pm

Picnic Pavilion
Perseverance Brass Band | 5-9pm

Near Lake Shore Stage
Sunshine Strollers | 5:45pm

Strollers
Stilt Walkers | 4:30-8:30pm
Bag Pipers Victor McGregor & Reg Lyle | 5-8pm
Clown Alley #179 | 5:30-7:30pm

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Spanish Springs Town Square Retailers Sidewalk Sale
Mar
10
to Mar 11

Spanish Springs Town Square Retailers Sidewalk Sale

  • Spanish Springs Town Square (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE
SATURDAY 10am - 5pm | SUNDAY 12pm - 5pm

Event Information
Pick up some great new merchandise for spring and summer from our Hometown businesses, while enjoying the wide variety of retail establishments and restaurants that Spanish Springs Town Square has to offer!

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VCS Buffalo P.R.I.D.E. BBQ Bash
Mar
3
12:00 PM12:00

VCS Buffalo P.R.I.D.E. BBQ Bash

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 12pm - 3:30pm

Event Information
Purchase a wristband for $5.00 to taste variety of BBQ Samples smoked onsite by local businesses, contractors, clubs, and organizations!
Entertainment will be provided by The John Dixon Band
from 11:30am - 3:30pm
Shop from a variety of Arts & Crafts and Other Various Vendors.
Or maybe try your luck at a game of Skee Ball, all while supporting a great cause, our local children!

ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE EVENT BENEFIT THE VILLAGES CHARTER SCHOOLS AND BUFFALO P.R.I.D.E.

 

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Brownwood Strawberry Festival
Feb
23
1:00 PM13:00

Brownwood Strawberry Festival

BROWNWOOD PADDOCK SQUARE 1pm - 6pm

Event Information
Ya'll come on down to The Strawberry Festival! There will be fresh strawberries for sale along with strawberry treats! Test your luck at an Old Fashioned Carnival Game or take a Hay Ride! Make Sure to browse through the merchandise of select Farmer's Market and Market Night Vendors, meet Stilt Walkers, and visit a large variety of Food Vendors with their strawberry themed specials!

SCHEDULE

Dog Trot Porch
The Villages Cheerleaders | 1pm
Hayfire | 1:15-6pm
The Villages Twirlers Show Team & Drum Corps | 1:45pm
Sweet and Sassy Line Dance Team | 2pm
The Villages Gem Stone Dancers | 3pm
Clown Alley #179 Kitchen band | 4pm
Prime Time Twirlers | 5pm
Sunshine Strollers | 5:15pm

Strollers
Strawberry Stilt Walkers | 1-5pm
Clown Alley #179 | 1-6pm

Meggison Road
Perseverance Brass Band 1:30-5:30pm

Train Depot Stage
The Villages Dixie Land Band | 1:15-2pm
Strawberry Baking Contest | 2:30pm - 4:00pm
*Please note, contest times are approximate.
If one is finished, the next will begin*
Sunshine Strollers | 4:15-4:45pm

Strawberry Treats Include

  • Strawberry Shortcake

  • Strawberry Pies

  • Fried Dough with Strawberry Toppings

  • And Much More!!!

It will be an old fashioned, down home, country kickin', hee haw kinda day at Brownwood Paddock Square for the 2018 Brownwood Strawberry Festival!

The Brownwood Strawberry Festival is sponsored by Pelican Water Systems

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February Cruise In Car Show
Feb
17
4:00 PM16:00

February Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit Shared Harvest Community Garden.

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN.

FEATURED CAR CLUBS
Tampa Bay Austin Healey Club
The Antique Automobile Club of America - Villages Region

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
D. DiNome & Flashback | 4pm-9pm
The Original Villages Belly Dancers | 6pm
Mystic Jewels | 7pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

NEW ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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Antique Tractor Show
Feb
16
12:00 PM12:00

Antique Tractor Show

BROWNWOOD PADDOCK SQUARE | 12pm-2pm

Event Information
Farming plays a very important role in everyone's everyday lives. Come and check out a variety of tractors and farm equipment that has helped to shape history! Learning more about the machinery that the farmer's use, helps everyone to understand how the process of agriculture works!

Fun, but also educational, don't miss this unique event, with some incredibly well maintained machinery!

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Live at the Drive-in featuring Johnny Wild & The Delights
Feb
10
5:00 PM17:00

Live at the Drive-in featuring Johnny Wild & The Delights

BROWNWOOD PADDOCK SQUARE

FEBRUARY 10 | 5PM - 9PM
Join Johnny Wild & The Delights for a Night Live at the Drive-in as they play music from four (4) iconic Movie Musicals. 

Johnny and the gang celebrate the classic films of the 80s that brought the music and style of the 1950s and 60s to a while new generation. Classic songs from American Graffiti, Dirty Dancing, Grease and Back to the Future come to life on stage in an explosive and fresh new show from everyone's favorite vintage rockers. Free and open to the Public! 

   

This symbol denotes that this event has been funded in part by a Tourist Development Tax Grant from the Sumter County Board of County Commissioners in conjunction with the Sumter County Tourist Development Council.

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February Arts and Crafts Show
Feb
10
to Feb 11

February Arts and Crafts Show

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LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE Feb 10-11 | 10am - 5pm

Event Information 

Enjoy some shopping with over 200 unique Arts and Crafts Vendors! While browsing all of the talented vendors, pick up a snack from a food vendor or beverage from the Bar Kiosks! Don't forget to check out all of the great retailers and restaurants of Lake Sumter Landing Market Square too!

ENTERTAINMENT

Saturday | Rock Solid | 12-4pm

Sunday | Vito Ameruoso | 12-4pm

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The Villages Mardi Gras Festival
Feb
8
4:00 PM16:00

The Villages Mardi Gras Festival

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LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information
Come out to Lake Sumter Landing Market Square for the 2018 Mardi Gras Festival. Dance with friends, make memories as you listen to great music and quench your thirst with a wide selection of beverages from the Bar Kiosks! Don't forget to check out all of the great retailers and restaurants of Lake Sumter Landing Market Square too!

SCHEDULE
Pavilion

The Villages Dixieland Band | 4pm
Silver Rockettes | 4:45pm
Aloha O'Ka Hula Dance Troupe | 5pm
Clark Barrios & Mardi Gras Mambo | 5:15 - 9pm
Sweet and Sassy Line Dance Team | 5:45pm
The Villages Gem Stone Dancers | 6pm
The Original Villages Belly Dancers | 7pm

Lake Shore Drive Stage
Big Chief | 5-9pm
Clown Alley #179 Kitchen Band | 6pm

Near RJ Gator's
Perseverance Brass Band | 4:30-8:30pm

Near Lake Shore Stage
Sunshine Strollers | 5:45pm

Strollers
Mardi Gras Stilt Walkers | 4:30-8:30pm
Clown Alley #179 | 5:30-7:30pm

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The Villages Mardi Gras Festival
Feb
6
4:00 PM16:00

The Villages Mardi Gras Festival

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information
Come out to Spanish Springs Town Square for the 2018 Mardi Gras Festival. Dance with friends, make memories as you listen to great music and quench your thirst with a wide selection of beverages from the Bar Kiosks! Don't forget to check out all of the great retailers and restaurants of Spanish Springs Town Square too!

SCHEDULE
Gazebo
The Villages Dixieland Band | 4pm
Aloha O'Ka Hula Dance Troupe | 4:45pm
Catahoula Blue | 5-9pm
The Villages Cheerleaders | 5:45pm
The Villages Twirlers Show Team & Drum Corp | 6pm
Prime Time Twirlers | 7pm
Mystic Jewels | 7:45pm

Del Mar Stage
King Guy's Red Beans & Rice | 5-9pm
Clown Alley #179 Kitchen Band | 6pm

Between Toojay's and Katie Belle's
Sunshine Strollers | 5:15pm

Alverez Avenue
Perseverance Brass Band | 4:30-8:30pm

Strollers
Mardi Gras Stilt Walkers | 4:30-8:30pm
Clown Alley #179 | 5:30-7:30pm

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The Rotary Club of The Villages Chili Cook Off and Home & Garden Show
Feb
3
9:00 AM09:00

The Rotary Club of The Villages Chili Cook Off and Home & Garden Show

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LAKE SUMTER LANDING  MARKET SQUARE | 9am - 4pm

Event Information
Purchase a wristband to sample the countless delicious homemade chili recipes from over 50 different Chili Teams throughout the Lake Sumter Landing Market Square area! All while supporting a great cause, as the Rotary supports the continuing education of young adults through their scholarship programs.

While waiting for the Chili to be ready, be sure to also check out the Home & Garden Show featuring numerous vendors with displays offering ideas on how to enhance your home!

A fun event for a great cause, don't miss this annual event at Lake Sumter Landing Market Square!

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January Cruise In Car Show
Jan
20
4:00 PM16:00

January Cruise In Car Show

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE | 4pm - 9pm

Event Information 

  • Food Vendors

  • Bar Kiosks

  • People's Choice Trophies Awarded

  • Door Prize Drawings for Registered Cars

  • The 50/50 Chance Drawing will benefit Shared Harvest Community Garden.

  • TROPHY PRESENTATIONS & 50/50 DRAWING TAKE PLACE AT 8PM AT THE GAZEBO.

  • YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN.

FEATURED CAR CLUB
The Model A's and The Model T's of North Central Florida

SCHEDULE
Vehicle Registration | 3pm-6pm (vehicles years 1980 and older only)
Blue Stone Circle | 4pm-9pm

50/50 Chance Drawing | 8pm (you do not have to be present to win)

NEW ENTRANCE LOCATION & GUIDELINES

  • Car Registration: 3pm - 6pm on Alverez Avenue for cars years 1980 and older.

  • Villages Resident Staging will take place in the parking lot behind Spanish Springs Lanes with a 3pm Entry with a Valid Villages I.D.

  • General Public Staging will take place in the parking lot behind the Red Caboose, adjacent to Paige Place, with a 4pm Entry

  • NO FEE TO ENTER

  • Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

If you have a classic car bring it out and show it off!

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Colonial Days Festival
Jan
19
12:00 PM12:00

Colonial Days Festival

BROWNWOOD PADDOCK SQUARE | 12pm - 4pm

Event Information
Turn back the clock over 200 years when our country was founded and enjoy a stroll back through simpler times!
Featuring over 20 different Villages Clubs, Residents, and Organizations demonstrating their Old World Crafting Techniques & sharing information about the early days of our Country!
Taste some delicious time period themed food at the Food Vendor Taverns and Enjoy a Colonial themed beverage at the Bar Kiosk Pubs! Check out the various Farmer's Market Vendors with their Colonial Themed Products!
Take a photo with a Stilt Walker in Colonial attire and be prepared to run into a Historical Figure or two as we turn the clock back over 200 years to the birth of our nation!

SCHEDULE - DOG TROT PORCH
Presentation of Flags & The Star Spangled Banner by Billie Thatcher | 12pm
Sounds of Scotland Bag Pipers | 12:05pm
Marcille Wallis  & Friends | 12:35pm - 4pm
The Villages Twirlers Show Team & Drum Corps | 1pm
The Villages Gem Stone Dancers | 2pm
The Villages Dixie Land Band | 3pm

STROLLERS
Colonial Stilt Walkers | 12pm - 4pm
Special Appearances | 12pm - 4pm

  • George & Martha Washington

  • Benjamin Franklin

  • Betsy Ross

  • James & Dolly Madison

  • John & Abigail Adams

  • Paul Revere

Bagpipers Victor McGregor & Reg Lyle | 1pm - 4pm

 

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Retailers Sidewalk Sale
Jan
13
to Jan 15

Retailers Sidewalk Sale

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LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE

Event Information
Check out all of the great winter and upcoming spring merchandise that the Lake Sumter Landing Market Square retailers have to offer! Take a stroll around the square, have a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants and take a casual walk down the beautiful Lake Sumter Landing Boardwalk! 

Event Schedule 
Saturday, January 13th | 10am - 5pm
Sunday, January 14th | 12pm - 5pm
Monday, January 15th | 10am - 5pm

 

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January Arts and Crafts Show
Jan
6
to Jan 7

January Arts and Crafts Show

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SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE Jan 6-7 | 10am - 5pm

Event Information 

Enjoy some shopping to celebrate the New Year, with over 150 unique Arts and Crafts Vendors!While browsing all of the talented vendors, pick up a snack from a food vendor or beverage from the Bar Kiosks! Don't forget to check out all of the great retailers and restaurants of Spanish Springs Town Square too!

ENTERTAINMENT

Saturday | Carol Ann | 12pm - 4pm               

Sunday | Walker & Walker | 12pm - 4pm 

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Scooter's Ugly Christmas Sweater Bash
Dec
23
5:00 PM17:00

Scooter's Ugly Christmas Sweater Bash

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LAKE SUMTER LANDING MARKET SQUARE® | 5pm - 9pm

Join Scooter and His Elves for a Merry Night of Fun and Dancing!
Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest Registration takes place from 5pm - 7:30pm
Prizes awarded at 8pm
Giveaways! Prize Patrol! Holiday Drink Specials and so much more!

Sponsored by PDQ - Colony Plaza

 

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