Welcome friends and family!

Escape to uncrowded, natural Florida. The charming Sebring area, including Avon Park and Lake Placid, is conveniently located just 90 minutes south of Orlando and just one tank of gas away from most major Florida cities. While here, enjoy vast outdoor recreational opportunities and make wonderful memories together. Sebring is waiting to welcome you…our family and friends! Through our FREE Friends & Family passport, participating hotels, restaurants and area attractions are offering special deals and discounts exclusively for you to re-connect with loved ones during a visit to the Sebring area now through the end of October.


See what’s included in the Friends & Family Pass!

Sebring Friends & Family Pass

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Free

Included Venues

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18 East

Small, locally-owned eatery with a passion for good food and service serving dinner only. Visitors will enjoy the delicious food, great beverage selection, charming ambiance, live entertainment, and friendly owners who will make you feel at home. We are just a BIG time in a small town!

What's Included

  • Free Draft Beer or House Wine with Purchase of an Entree
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Big Star Dogs

Big Star Dogs is the only hot dog restaurant in the Sebring area. We are an entertainment business themed restaurant committed to satisfying all of our customers with quality all beef and veggie hot dogs, Italian beef and more at affordable prices.

What's Included

  • Free Fries with Purchase of $10 or More
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Cang Tong Japanese Steakhouse

Cang Tong is Sebring's premier Asian dining destination featuring Sushi, Hibachi and your favorites from China and Japan.The Sebring location includes more dining space, two hibachi grills, a full liquor bar and a sushi bar where diners can experience the art of cooking as it occurs.

What's Included

  • 25% Off Total Dinner Bill and BOGO Signature Cocktails
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Chicanes Restaurant & Bar

Chicanes is one of Sebring's favorite restaurants and bars, complete with romantic lakeside views in a festive, race-themed atmosphere. From fine steaks to signature appetizers, Chicanes will not disappoint.

What's Included

  • 25% Off With Purchase Of A Second Entree
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Sebring

Warmly furnished rooms feature free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, as well as microwaves, coffeemakers and minifridges. Suites add separate living rooms with sofa beds and dining tables; some offer whirlpool tubs.

Complimentary perks include a breakfast buffet served in a simple dining area. There's also an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Coin-operated laundry facilities are available.

What's Included

  • 10% Off Regular Rate Per Night
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Inn on the Lakes & Chicanes Restaurant

Set in lush, landscaped gardens on the shore of Little Lake Jackson, this relaxed Mediterranean-style hotel is conveniently located within a five to fifteen-minute drive of the Citrus Golf Trail courses, five miles from the pristine Highlands Hammock State Park, and three miles from historic downtown Sebring. 

The newly remodeled and well-appointed rooms all have the necessities for a comfortable and relaxing stay, including free Wi-Fi and in-room coffeemakers. The suites offer kitchenettes, desks and a spacious dining/living area. Select rooms and suites feature private balconies overlooking the lake and pool area.

The hotel is also home to Chicane’s Restaurant and Bar, a fine-dining restaurant that pays homage to Sebring’s auto racing heritage. Free parking and a complimentary full, hot breakfast are both included with your stay. 


What's Included

  • 25% Off Second Night
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Jaxson's on the Lake

Jaxson’s is one of Lake Placids hidden gems, providing delicious American cuisine. Come and grab a taste of Lake Placid history, with lake view dining and great live music on weekends.

What's Included

  • 15% Off Entire Bill
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Lake Blue Resort

In the midst of orange groves and numerous scenic lakes in central Florida. Lake Blue Resort, located away from big cities and traffic, overlooks peaceful Lake Clay where it’s always summer. One can go fishing, swimming, skiing, and boating or just relax and soak up the sun.

Check availability.

What's Included

  • Stay Two Nights Get One Free
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Lake Placid Mural Society

With nearly 50 larger-than-life outdoor murals, it is no wonder Lake Placid, FL has been dubbed the "Town of Murals." Explore the charming town, and view these amazing works of art during a self-guided mural tour. As our welcomed Friends & Family, stop by the Mural Gallery, located inside the Greater Lake Placid Chamber of Commerce, and pick up your free mural guide (a $4 value).

What's Included

  • Free Lake Placid Mural Guide Book
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Maxwell Groves Country Store

For more than 80 years, Maxwell Groves has evolved from a small open-air fruit stand into a packinghouse with a country store that offers a sprawling front porch with orange rockers where customers relax, enjoy homemade citrus-flavored ice cream and on some days, a cool breeze. During season, we carry all varieties of fruit along with fresh-squeezed OJ, Florida wines, local honey, our famous dairy-free ice cream, gifts and jams & jellies. From the fresh juice made daily to the orange ice cream made with that same fresh juice, customers are welcome to browse our country store and ship fruit to loved ones in our authentic Old Florida setting. Check online as hours vary by season.

What's Included

  • 1 Free Small Cup of Dairy-Free Orange Ice Cream
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Ramada by Wyndham Lake Placid

Located three miles from downtown Lake Placid and 28 miles from Gatorama.

The classic rooms have free WiFi, flat-screen TVs and coffeemakers. Kids 17 and under stay free with an adult.

Amenities include complimentary continental breakfast, an outdoor pool and an exercise room. There’s also a business center and a meeting room, plus free parking with space for large vehicles.

What's Included

  • 15% Off Total Bill
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Residence Inn by Marriott Sebring

While overlooking Little Lake Jackson, enjoy modern, flexible suites with all the comforts of home at Residence Inn by Marriott. Our long-stay hotels are packed with thoughtful features to maximize your stay.

What's Included

  • 10% Off Regular Rates
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Sebring Municipal Golf Course

A member of the Florida Historic Golf Trail and the Citrus Golf Trail, this 18-hole championship golf course was constructed in 1928 and is a true example of the old Florida golf course. Four sets of tees provide a fair test of the player’s abilities, no matter what they may be.
Holes: 18
Par: 72
Length: 6204 yards (Blue)
Slope: 116
Rating: 69.2

What's Included

  • 15% Off Greens Fee
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Sebring Soda & Ice Cream Works

We're home to the finest and largest selection of craft and vintage bottled sodas, hand-dipped ice cream, gourmet dogs and sweet treats, with a fun, vintage atmosphere in the heart of the downtown area-- designed to make anyone smile from 0-99 years old!

We carry 200+ different brands, flavors and styles of glass bottle sodas from all over the world. We specialize in sodas made with real sugar (not high fructose corn syrup) and vintage brands, including some you may not have seen since you were a kid!

Our super premium ice cream comes in about 40 flavors, is hand-dipped, sourced from a local dairy and made fresh by Yoder's Southern Creamery.

Our fantastic hot dogs are worth the drive! They're made with fresh, premium products, including Nathan's hot dogs, Martin's potato rolls, fresh veggies, Skyline chili, and more. Our house favorites are the Skyline Chili Cheese Dog and the Chicago Dog.

What's Included

  • Purchase 3 Craft Sodas and Get the 4th One Free
  • $1 Off a Medium or Larger Sized Ice Cream
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Secret Gardens Winery & Farm

Secret Gardens Winery & Farm is a family owned winery, vineyard, & farm that produces delicious muscadine & fruit wines. In our big blue barn we offer wine tastings or wine flights; you will also find a variety of jams, jellies, & gift items in our farm store section. Check online for a schedule of property tours and seasonal farm fresh items such as raw honey and herbs from our green houses. Cheers!

What's Included

  • 10% Off Entire Purchase of Wine Bottles or Glasses of Wine
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Sugar Sand Distillery

Florida's only estate -grown sugarcane distillery featuring rum, vodka, Gin, and moonshine. Check online for our tour schedule, special events and product tasting times. Tours available Saturday only 11:00am until 5:00pm. Spirit Sales and Tastings available Tuesdays thru Sunday.

What's Included

  • $25 Off Purchases of $125 or More
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Sun 'N Lake Golf Club

A member of the Citrus Golf Trail and rated Sebring's #1 golf course year after year. Sun 'N Lake Golf Club has two immaculate golf courses in Deer Run and Turtle Run. After your round stop in to the Island View Restaurant to enjoy great food for a reasonable price!

What's Included

  • 15% Off Entree and Free Draft Beer or Soda with Purchase
  • $10 Off Second Round of Golf
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Tru By Hilton Sebring, FL

On a stretch of US-27 between Lake Jackson and Little Lake Jackson, this relaxed hotel is 3 miles from the Sebring train station and 9 miles from Sebring International Raceway. It's a mile from Sebring Municipal Golf Course.

Casual, colorful rooms come with flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi and minifridges. All rooms have desks; most provide lake views.

Free coffee, tea and hot chocolate are offered in the lobby 24/7. A lounge features dining and seating areas, cozy work spaces, and a deck with lake views. There's also a gym, and a convenience store with snacks and drinks. Parking and breakfast are available, as are coin-operated laundry facilities.

What's Included

  • 10% Off Regular Rates
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Wet Dogs Brewing

Wet Dogs Brewing is your local brewpub, with no aspirations of getting eaten up by one of the Big Dogs. We brew ales, kombucha and coffee for all who come. WDB brews its own, but also features the best of brews from far and near in additional to a good selection of hard seltzers and craft sodas.

What's Included

  • 10% Off Total Bill