Feast on the 50 presented by CenterState Bank
Oct
24
5:30 PM17:30

Feast on the 50 presented by CenterState Bank

One of FCS’ most popular annual community events, Feast on the 50, presented by CenterState Bank, takes place on the turf of Camping World Stadium and features a night full of food, family and fun.

Guests will enjoy unlimited food and drink from caterers and restaurants around Orlando. Alumni clubs from our partner schools in the Big Ten, SEC, ACC and Big 12 (as well as Bethune-Cookman,  Florida A&M and UCF) will compete for the most spirited tent in the Official Alumni Village. A kids’ area will have inflatable games, face painting and other fun activities.

The night will also include a silent auction featuring a variety of sports memorabilia and other great items, find more information about how to bid in the silent auction below. Proceeds will benefit the FCSports Foundation Summer Camp in our effort to improve the quality of life for residents in the neighborhoods around the stadium. The whole night is capped around 8:30 PM with a fireworks show that dazzles guests of all ages each year.

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West Lakes Partnership Community Dinner & Chat
May
28
6:00 PM18:00

West Lakes Partnership Community Dinner & Chat

It is the time to get back to community conversation about West Lakes!

 Come join your neighbors in West Lakes around the dinner table. The West Lakes Partnership (WLP) Board of Directors has announced a Dinner Meeting on Tuesday, May 28th starting promptly at 6:00 PM. This event is a great opportunity to meet neighbors and strengthen the community spirit that makes West Lakes a great place to live.

Dinner participants will discuss a host of issues in the neighborhood and meet new residents throughout West Lakes. We are asking each neighbor to bring and share their favorite dessert.

p.s. If you would like to help set-up, be there at 5:30 pm!

p.s.s. Please bring a dessert!

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Lunch and Learn - Business Plans and Funding
May
23
11:30 AM11:30

Lunch and Learn - Business Plans and Funding

Get your tickets today! At this free event, lunch is provided thanks to our sponsor, CenterState Bank!

Hear helpful information about business resources available to you and how you can get coaching on:

Preparing Your Business Plan and Funding Your Business

The National Entrepreneurship Center and SCORE are partners for this Lunch and Learn Series!


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West Lakes Business Breakfast
May
14
7:00 AM07:00

West Lakes Business Breakfast

It is our pleasure to announce Terry Prather, former President of SeaWorld Orlando and current COO of Lift Orlando, as our guest speaker for this event. A founding board member of Lift, Terry officially joined the Lift staff in 2016 and has brought with him decades of leadership development experience in the entertainment and theme park industries. Terry will be sharing with us his expertise in leading people well and creating and maintaining a healthy and dynamic work environment. As COO of Lift Orlando, Terry will also be providing us with an update on the many exciting and innovative projects underway on the West Lakes campus. 

GET YOUR TICKET HERE

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University of Miami Spring Game TRAFFIC ALERT
Apr
20
12:00 PM12:00

University of Miami Spring Game TRAFFIC ALERT

The Miami Hurricanes will host their spring game in Orlando at Camping World Stadium beginning at noon on April 20, 2019.

Admission to the Miami Spring Game presented by Gulf Mechanical Contractors is free! Tickets may be reserved in advance by clicking CLAIM TICKETS below.

In addition, as part of its annual Spring Tour, the Hurricane Club will be hosting a brunch before the game at the CenterState Club in Camping World Stadium. The event will feature athletics director Blake James and head football coach Manny Diaz. For more information or to purchase tickets to this one-of-a-kind brunch, CLICK HERE.

The Miami Spring Game presented by Gulf Mechanical Contractors will mark the first of two appearances for UM in Orlando this year, as the Hurricanes will meet the Florida Gators in the Camping World Kickoff on Saturday, August 24, to kick off the 2019 college football regular season. Tickets for the Camping World Kickoff are now on-sale through season ticket packages with either university or through Stadium Pass ticket packages with Florida Citrus Sports.

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West Lakes Dinner & Chat
Feb
26
6:00 PM18:00

West Lakes Dinner & Chat

School is back for the spring session! So now is the time to get back to community planning.

Come join your neighbors in West Lakes around the dinner table. The West Lakes Partnership (WLP) Board of Directors has announced a Dinner Meeting on Tuesday, February 26th starting promptly at 6:00 PM. This event is a great opportunity to meet neighbors and strengthen the community spirit that makes West Lakes a great place to live. 

Dinner participants will discuss a host of issues in the neighborhood and meet some of our new residents at Pendana of West Lakes (Lake Sunset). 

We are asking each neighbor to bring and share their favorite dessert. 

p.s. If you would like to help set-up, be there at 5:30 pm!
p.s.s. Coloring books and other items will be onsite for children. 

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MonsterJam at Camping World Stadium
Jan
19
7:00 PM19:00

MonsterJam at Camping World Stadium

Monster Jam returns to Camping World Stadium on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 7 pm. Featuring 14 trucks and drivers vying to be the Orlando champion, Monster Jam® is adrenaline-charged family entertainment providing jaw-dropping displays and gravity-defying feats that promise to continuously keep fans entertained. Be alert for changes in traffic patterns.

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FLORIDA BLUE FLORIDA CLASSIC
Nov
17
2:00 PM14:00

FLORIDA BLUE FLORIDA CLASSIC

Typically, West Lakes neighbors are united. For one shining moment, this game unites us in both fun and rivialy.

The Florida Classic is more than just a football game and more than an in-state rivalry. It is now the largest football game between two historically Black Colleges in America, surpassing the Bayou Classic between Grambling and Southern in New Orleans as the top attended game in NCAA Division I-AA as well as the nation’s largest football game between two Historically Black College/University (HBCU) schools. Since its inception in 1978, the game has now seen over 1.8 million spectators attend the game (1,892,687).

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FEAST ON THE 50 PRESENTED BY CENTERSTATE BANK
Oct
18
5:30 PM17:30

FEAST ON THE 50 PRESENTED BY CENTERSTATE BANK

One of Florida Citrus Sports’ most popular annual community events, Feast on the 50, presented by CenterState Bank, takes place on the turf of Camping World Stadium and features a night full of food, family and fun.

Guests will enjoy unlimited food and drink from caterers and restaurants around Orlando. Alumni clubs from our partner schools in the Big Ten, SEC, ACC and Big 12 (as well as Bethune-Cookman,  Florida A&M and UCF) will compete for the most spirited tent in the Official Alumni Village. A kids’ area will have inflatable games, face painting and other fun activities.

The night will also include a silent auction featuring a variety of sports memorabilia and other great items. Proceeds will benefit the FCSports Foundation Summer Camp in our effort to improve the quality of life for residents in the neighborhoods around the stadium. The whole night is capped around 8:30 PM with a fireworks show that dazzles guests of all ages each year.

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West Lakes MVP Families Dinner Meeting
Oct
8
6:00 PM18:00

West Lakes MVP Families Dinner Meeting

  • Frontline Outreach Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

For the past 21 years, Florida Citrus Sports (FCS), has been investing in youth enrichment in Orlando through a program called “MVP Summer Camp.” The camp was extended to a year-round program called “MVP Families.”

Through the combined efforts of FCS in partnership with Lift Orlando and the Polis Institute, the program is seeking to engage families in the West Lakes and 32805 neighborhoods. Program objectives include assisting students with college acceptance and scholarships, developing community leaders, strengthening the bonds between parents and children, connecting families with other families, and setting and achieving family goals.

Once a the month, leading up to the MVP summer camp next summer, a dinner will be prepared for and by MVP Families program participants. Child care will be provided, allowing space and opportunity for meaningful discussion among the adults in a holistic approach to community transformation. The meetings are held the first Monday of each month at the Frontline Outreach Youth and Family Community Center (3000 C.R Smith St. Orlando, FL 32805) starting at 6:00pm. 

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West Lakes National Night Out Events
Oct
2
6:00 PM18:00

West Lakes National Night Out Events

  • 2130 Long Street Orlando, Florida 32805 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Every National Night Out event is unique—like the communities where they are held—but you might call them block parties with a purpose. Four of our five neighborhoods will play host this year to National Night Out events: Clear Lake Cove, Clearlake: Bunche Manor/Hollando, Lake Sunset and Rock Lake. Feel free to join your neighbors at the closest event to your home.

Events offer all sorts of activities for individuals and families, as well as opportunities to meet local police officers in a neighborhood setting. Picnics, all-ages games, and giveaways (especially back-to-school supplies) tend to feature prominently. This year, each neighborhood is planning some special outings.

Some HOAs will have sponsored events, with raffles, prizes, and information booths representing community groups as well as public safety personnel.

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West Lakes Community Dinner & Conversation
Sep
25
6:00 PM18:00

West Lakes Community Dinner & Conversation

  • Varsity Club @ Camping World Stadium (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Description:**Due to the number of people coming, please note location change: We will be having dinner at the Varsity Club. Apologies for the change in location**

Come join your neighbors in West Lakes around the dinner table. The West Lakes Partnership (WLP) Board of Directors has announced a Dinner Meeting on Tuesday, September 25th starting promptly at 6:00 PM. This event is a great opportunity to meet neighbors and strengthen the community spirit that makes West Lakes a great place to live.

Dinner participants will discuss a host of issues in the neighborhood and meet some of our new residents at Pendana of West Lakes (Lake Sunset).

We are asking each neighbor to bring and share their favorite dessert.

p.s. If you would like to help set-up, be there at 5:15 pm!

p.s.s. Click "YES" so we know you are coming for FOOD COUNT!

p.s.s.s. Coloring books and other items will be onsite for children. 

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2018 Camping World Kickoff Game
Sep
1
8:00 PM20:00

2018 Camping World Kickoff Game

The Alabama Crimson Tide will play the Louisville Cardinals in the Camping World Kickoff during college football’s opening weekend this year. The neutral-site season opener is part of an annual series of Camping World Kickoff games.

Please note Alabama is on the East (Section 108) and Louisville is on the Wes (Section 134). Further details regarding West Lakes families will be emailed. 

Click here to reserve your parking spot!

 

 

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Orange Center Blvd. Demolition And Site Development Update Meeting
Aug
23
6:00 PM18:00

Orange Center Blvd. Demolition And Site Development Update Meeting

  • 2600 Orange Center Boulevard Orlando, FL, 32805 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The City of Orlando has partnered with a contractor to demolish the vacant Colonial I and II, Lakeview I and II, Bunche Manor and Savory Apartments on Orange Center Boulevard in the neighborhood Clearlake: Bunche Manor. Work has started to prepare the buildings for demolition and will run through the fall of 2018. Thanks to the City of Orlando!

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Early Learning Center Contractor's Meeting
Aug
22
5:30 PM17:30

Early Learning Center Contractor's Meeting

  • 621 S. Texas Avenue Orlando, Florida United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

West Lakes Partnership is proud to be working with District 5 Commissioner, Regina Hill and LIFT Orlando, to host a Contractor Outreach Event with Florida Hospital and Brasfield & Gorrie, to share opportunities for local contractors to be involved in a planned development in West Lakes. We look forward to seeing you there!

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