Lakeland Civic Center

The Lakeland Civic Center offers a convenient location central to both the Orlando and Tampa metropolitan areas for meetings, entertainment and sporting events. It features the Youkey Theatre and George Jenkins Arena. Built in 1974, today the Lakeland Civic Center is a state-of-the-art multi-use entertainment venue, business convention center, sports complex and home stadium of the Lakeland Thunderbolts of the American Indoor Football Association. To learn more about the Lakeland Civic Center events and its various arenas, theaters and available venues, visit

Sports -

Lakeland Civic Center is home to the Lakeland Thunderbolts of the American Indoor Football Association, and is considered the premier sports venue of Central Florida for indoor sporting tournaments. Get in on all the Lakeland Center sports action of the Lakeland Thunderbolts indoor football team. Major sporting events at the Lakeland Civic Center take place at the George Jenkins Arena. To see the Jenkins Arena seating map, visit

Accommodations -

Experience the ultimate location for attending Lakeland Center conventions and events. Just 4 miles from Lakeland Civic Center and close to Lakeland Florida fine dining and attractions, the Hampton Inn & Suites Lakeland offers spacious hotel rooms and suite accommodations at value rates. Our extended-stay Lakeland, Florida accommodations are finely appointed with designer furnishings, luxury bedding, granite bathroom vanities and coffee makers.

We have everything a busy executive needs, like a spacious work desk to free wireless high-speed Internet access and voicemail. As our guest, you’ll enjoy complimentary hot breakfast, business center services, outdoor swimming pool, fitness center and exceptional service at our 24-hour front desk.

Business & Conventions -

The leading entertainment and convention space in Central Florida. The Lakeland, FL Civic Center facilities include an Exhibit Hall, the Lake Hollingsworth Ballroom for up to 1,000 people, the main Conference Hall, plus a wide range meeting spaces and breakout rooms to create custom events. For more details on upcoming conferences and business events at Lakeland Florida’s Civic Center, check the event calendar at
Lakeland Florida Hotel Events 

Entertainment -

The Lakeland Center hosts world-class caliber performers and concerts ranging from the leading Broadway productions and renowned touring shows like Cirque du Soleil to acclaimed dance troupes like the Moscow Ballet, opera companies, jazz bands and family-oriented showcases like Bob The Builder Live. Bold-faced name artists who have taken the stage at Lakeland, FL Civic Center range from the Rolling Stones and Barenaked Ladies to Keith Sweat and comedian Sinbad. For more information on Lakeland Civic Center entertainment events tickets, visit
Hampton Inn & Suites Lakeland-South Polk Parkway
3630 Lakeside Village Blvd, Lakeland, Florida, USA 33803
Phone: 863-603-7600 Fax: 863-603-7601

3630 Lakeside Village Blvd, Lakeland, Florida, USA 33803

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