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 22
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
vs. Florida State College at Jacksonville
Josh Giles Memorial Classic Winter Haven, FL
Nov 22
Women's Volleyball 7:30 PM
vs. Navarro College
@ Hutchinson, KS
NJCAA D1 Volleyball Championship
Nov 23
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
vs. Chipola College
Josh Giles Memorial Classic Winter Haven, FL
Nov 26
Men's Basketball 7:30 PM
at College of Central Florida
Ocala, FL
Nov 30
Men's Basketball 1:00 PM
vs. USC Salkehatchie
@ Bradenton, FL
State College of Florida Classic Bradenton, FL
Dec 04
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
at Santa Fe College
Gainesville, FL
Dec 06
Men's Basketball 5:00 PM
vs. Gulf Coast State College
@ Marianna, FL
Chipola College Classic Marianna, FL
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 State College 12-20 27-29
St. Petersburg College 6-23-1 18-34-1

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