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An%20Insider’s%20Guide%20to%20Fishing%20in%20Lake%20CountyAn Insider’s Guide to Fishing in Lake County

An Insider’s Guide to Fishing in Lake County

Tim Frederick has spent his entire life discovering the best spots to fish along more than 1,000 lakes in Lake County.  Frederick’s father moved his family to Tavares from Kentucky when he was four; by the time he was 13, he had a boat of his own and spent dawn to ...

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Unique gift ideas from “Real Florida. Real Close.”

Located a short drive from almost anywhere in Florida, Lake County is “Real Florida. Real Close.” There are a variety of fun adventures for everyone, from thrill-seekers and romantics to anglers and more. To help you complete your holiday gift list, we’ve compiled our best list of unique experiences that ...

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6 Ways to Celebrate the Holidays by the Lakes

It’s the most wonderful time of the year in Lake County, as our charming lakeside cities deck out with millions of holiday lights, our parks and public squares fill with festivals and the sounds of the season, and our restaurants serve some of the year’s most memorable meals. Plan your ...

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Shop a Christmas Wonderland at the Peddler’s Wagon

Kevin Jenness quite literally keeps the spirit of Christmas alive every day of the year at his home decor store, The Peddler’s Wagon, in Eustis. Jenness’ shop features a year-round Christmas room filled from floor to ceiling with thousands of holiday items, from mermen, seashell and seahorse ornaments to Nativity pieces, ...

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Where to Eat Sundays & Mondays

Where to Eat Sundays & Mondays We’re often asked about the best places to eat on Sundays and Mondays, since many favorite local restaurants and cafes are closed one or both of these days. To help answer this question for Lake County residents and visitors, we’ve compiled a list of restaurants ...

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Insider’s Guide to Astor

Explore Astor, Florida Tucked away in the northern end of Lake County, among the trees of the Ocala National Forest and along the shores of the St. Johns River, lies the little town of Astor. Life here is lived on the river, and though on the smaller side at just 2.6 ...