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Best Things to do in Lakeland: 10 Instagram-Worthy Spots

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Say cheese! One of our favorite things to do in Lakeland is explore all the photo worthy spots. Whether you like being behind or in front of the camera, you’ll definitely want to check out these murals and Instagrammable spots.

Our UNATION team had lots of fun exploring the best things to do in Lakeland, check it out!

The color walls at Haus 820, or as the locals call it Mass Market, are just screaming “take a picture in front of me!” These colored walls are the perfect background for your next Instagram post. 

While this event space is typically used for private events, Haus 820 does host the Haus Mrkt quarterly. Haus Mrkt features all kinds of local creative artisans, crafters, & makers. To see when the next market is, visit their website.

📍822 N. Massachusetts Ave. Lakeland, Florida 33801

This Florida picturesque mural is located at the Yard on Mass. While visiting to snap a picture, be sure to check out their backyard with food trucks, beer and wine, craft cocktails, and live music. The Yard on Mass is the ultimate hang out spot!

For more bars in Lakeland, head to 8 Best Bars in Lakeland to Grab a Drink At.

📍802 N. Massachusetts Ave. Lakeland, Florida 33801

🎨 Gillian Fazio

Nothing makes us smile like this Welcome to Lakeland mural! A day in Lakeland isn’t complete without a couple photos in front of this wall, so grab your friends and snap a picture or two.

📍1005 S. Florida Ave.

🎨 Jenna O’Brien

This mural by Gillian Fazio is sure to CREATE the perfect photo backdrop! Located in the parking lot of Catapult, a space to serve entrepreneurs, small business owners, and remote workers. 

📍502 E. Main St. Lakeland, FL 33801

🎨 Gillian Fazio

The Poor Porker is a bohemian paradise! With cacti all around, a small camper, teepee, and more, you’ve got lots of options for your photos. This space is truly like something from the desert and we couldn’t be more obsessed!

While visiting the Poor Porker, you must try their beignets!

📍801 E. Main St. Lakeland, Florida 33801

You won’t have to travel to Nashville to snap a picture with these angel wings! The Angel Selfie Wall has quickly become an iconic spot in Lakeland. Be sure to tag @angelselfiewall for a change to be featured on their Instagram.

📍Located behind Born and Bread Bakehouse, right next to the Dixieland Dragon

🎨 Aaron M. Corbitt

A photo of this colorful mural is just what your Instagram feed needs! While visiting, you’ll want to check out Vintage Factory and their beautiful custom, handmade furniture. 

📍1020 W Pipkin Rd. Lakeland, FL 33811

🎨 Imagined by Sydney 

This retro drive-in is the perfect spot for your next Instagram photoshoot! Silver Moon Drive-In has been around for 70 years and is the last remaining drive-in in Polk County. You’ll definitely want to stay and enjoy a film at one of their two screens. 

📍4100 New Tampa Hwy. Lakeland, FL 33815

Talk about flower power! We are in love with this giant mural by Gillian Fazio. This beauty is located at Gaines Jewelers and is a must visit.

📍112 S Tennessee Ave. Lakeland, FL 33801

🎨 Gillian Fazio

You can’t visit Lakeland without a photo in front of this postcard mural! Each letter represents something unique about Lakeland. 

📍505 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Lakeland, FL 33815

🎨 Gillian Fazio

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Madison Skipper

Madison Skipper

Madison is a City Manager for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do in Tampa Bay City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Tampa Bay area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinTampaBay on Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube.

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