Welcome to Winter Haven

  

Lake Elbert. Winter Haven, Fla. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

 

Known as the “Chain of Lakes City,” Winter Haven boasts 16 lakes connected by navigable canals.

Located in the heart of the state, Winter Haven is less than a one-hour drive away from Orlando and Tampa, offering an ideal location for visitors and permanent residents.

Within the city limits, you will find trendy boutiques, beaches, restaurants, numerous sports and entertainment attractions. An economically progressive city, Winter Haven offers a wealth of amenities for people to explore.

Winter Haven is best known as the home of Legoland, a 150-acre interactive theme park dedicated to children and families. Legoland Florida is the largest in the world, and attracts millions of visitors around the world.

A community of more than 38,000 residents, Winter Haven is an excellent place to attend school, raise a family or retire. With Disney World, Busch Gardens, SeaWorld and Universal Studios all within an hour's drive, it's also a perfect "home base" for vacations.

To learn more about Winter Haven, visit: 

Nov 23
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
vs. Gulf Coast State College
@ Daytona Beach, FL
Gulf Coast Classic
Nov 24
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
at Daytona State College
Daytona Beach Daytona Beach, FL
Nov 27
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
Eastern Florida State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Dec 03
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
Palm Beach State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Dec 05
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
College of Central Florida
Winter Haven, Fla.
Dec 08
Men's Basketball 12:00 PM
vs. Indian River State College
@ College of Central Florida
Juco Shootout Ocala, Fla.
Dec 09
Men's Basketball 12:00 PM
vs. Miami Dade College
@ Neutral
Juco Shootout Ocala, Fla.
CONF ALL
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota 24-6 44-14-1
Hillsborough Community College 20-10 32-25
Polk State College 16-14 29-23
South Florida State College 13-16-1 27-27-1
Florida Southwestern 12-20 27-29
St. Petersburg College 6-23-1 18-34-1

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