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Tarpon Springs

Located just 10 miles north of the Lake Highlander community along the west coast of Florida is Tarpon Springs, the city with the highest percentage of Greek Americans in the United States. Many Lake Highlander residents appreciate the opportunity to visit the Sponge Docks District where numerous restaurants and bakeries along Dodecanese Avenue provide a … Read more

Honeymoon Island State Park

  Honeymoon Island State Park – twice voted a National Gold Medal winner as America’s best beach – is a short 10-minute drive from Lake Highlander Mobile Home Park. Visitors can soak up the sun on the white sandy beaches located on the Gulf of Mexico, swim in the warm Gulf waters, or catch a … Read more

Dunedin Community Center

Located at 1920 Pinehurst Road, also known as Highland Park, this beautiful modern facility is just a few blocks from Lake Highlander. It is a full fitness center and for a small monthly fee you can stay fit and trim or enjoy the exercise and dance studios. For all you early morning folks the building … Read more

Valspar Championship Golf

Beautiful greens and red-hot action. The best PGA Tour players from around the globe are right in our backyard.  It doesn’t get any better than that!  Enjoy a variety of entertainment options with The Valspar Fun Truck Rally, the Family Fun Zone presented by Publix, the Michelob ULTRA 19th Hole, Frenchy’s Pool Party, the Fan … Read more

Ruth Eckerd Hall

  Just a 15-minute drive from Lake Highlander is one of Tampa Bay’s best concert halls –   Ruth Eckerd Hall – which has been a finalist for Pollstar’s Theater of the Year twice.   The auditorium has 2180 continental-style seats with no obstructions and assures everyone a perfect view. The Hall gets its name from … Read more

Caladesi Island State Park

Caladesi Island State Park, one of the few completely natural islands along Florida’s Gulf Coast, contains 3 miles of undeveloped white sand beaches.   Accessible only by boat, the island was voted the #1 beach in America by Dr. Beach in 2008 and was recently voted one of the best beaches in America by TripAdvisor. Activities … Read more

Dunedin Public Library

Our own wonderful library within Lake Highlander has a sister library located at 223 Douglas Avenue, Dunedin. Did you know that it is the oldest library in Pinellas County, founded in 1895? The building it occupies today opened in 1996. It sits right next to the Blue Jays Stadium and across the street from the … Read more

Field of Dreams

For the avid baseball fan, nothing is better than watching your favorite team reborn each March during Spring Training. It is fantasy heaven where the fan can dream of his/her team trying to get it right this year.   The week before games begin, usually the third week in February, is when fans can watch up … Read more

Dining in Dunedin

Don’t feel like cooking tonight?  No problem!  Downtown Dunedin has a wonderful array of restaurants to come to your rescue. Fine dining calling you?  The Black Pearl was awarded 4 ½ stars by Trip Advisor.  Bon Appetit offers elegant and imaginative waterfront indoor dining along with a bar and Marina Café and Terrace.  The Living … Read more

Dunedin Historical Society and Museum

Named as the “Best Historical Museum” in the Tampa Bay area by the Tampa Bay Magazine for 2013-2014. This small and quaint museum is located at 349 Main Street, just off the Pinellas Trail. The hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The admission fee is $2.00 for adults and free for … Read more

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