New and classic adventures for kids and adults alike in Central Florida

Sebring, FL (May 10, 2021) – With summer just around the corner it’s time to start planning for family vacations, and there’s nowhere better than Sebring, FL to keep kids happy and busy. Located just a two-hour drive from Orlando, Tampa and South Florida, this Central Florida destination is an excellent choice if you’re looking for a small-town escape with lots of outdoor activities. Offering a mix of new activities and family-friendly classics, the Sebring region has something for everyone to enjoy.

Latest offerings:

  • Visit Sebring recently launched a GeoTour that consists of four geocaching GeoTrails: Ranch & Harvest, Parks & Recreation, Historic, and Art & Culture. On Sept. 25, 2021 a new Centennial GeoTrail will launch, celebrating the heritage of Sebring, Avon Park and Lake Placid, as well as 100 years of Highlands County.
  • Taste the brand new Sips, Suds and Soda Trail highlighting craft beverages in the region, including a stop at the Sebring Soda & Ice Cream Works, where you can choose from more than 300 different flavors of sodas from all over the world, and 50 flavors of super-premium ice cream.

Classic family favorites:

Notable 2021 family-friendly summer events:

 Heartland Triathlon Youth Race: June 12-13

Motosurf & Motoskate – July 17-18

Bono Bilt Youth Wrestling – July 16-18

Lake Placid Caladium Festival (including the Car & Bike Show) – July 23-25

Local summer camps for kids:

Highlands County Tennis Association Summer Junior Camp: Weekly, June 1-July 30

The Grateful HeARTs for Youth Summer Camp week (Arts and crafts): June 1-4

Dragon’s Lair Super Summer Camp (Themed martial arts and activities): June 1-July 30

Junior Golf Camp: June 21-July 30 (Three separate weeks)