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Thursday Market by the Lake season ends tonight

Sep 14, 2022
The final Thursday night Lake City Market by the Lake of the 2022 season will take place tonight, Thursday, Sept. 15, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Ohuta Beach area. Shawn Ogden will play music at the Pavilion. The weekly market also features “food trucks, farmer and artist vendors, Power of...

Jazz band plays Patton Park concert

Aug 17, 2022
The Lincoln High School jazz band played a concert in Patton Park Thursday, Aug. 11, as part of the Lake City 150th Celebration. People can find information about the yearlong celebration of the 150th anniversary of the incorporation of the City of Lake City on the Lake City 150th Celebration...

Dennis Robertson presents river history, music at library on Sept. 8

Aug 17, 2022
As part of Lake City’s 150th Anniversary Celebration, the Lake City Public Library invites the public to a fun and entertaining presentation led by local musician and historian Dennis Robertson. This event takes place on Thursday, Sept. 8, at 6:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public....

Bethany block party is Aug. 27

Aug 17, 2022
Saturday, Aug. 27, is the date of the annual Block Party at Bethany Lutheran Church. It will be held in the church parking lot at 525 S. 6th Street or inside if it rains. Everyone is invited to attend for food, fellowship, music and door prizes from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Pulled pork sandwiches...

Tri tried, floating too

Aug 17, 2022
The Lake City Chamber of Commerce is pleased with the outcome of its two events at Ohuta Beach on Saturday, Aug. 13, despite weather that wasn’t perfect for one of them. “The Chamber staff and Board of Directors are so humbled by the awesome organization of the Tri by its committee, the generosity...

Blackwood Quartet performs Sunday, July 31 at Valley View church

Jul 27, 2022
Gospel group the Blackwood Quartet will perform a concert at Valley View Assembly of God Church in Lake City at 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 31. A freewill offering will be collected. Formed in 1934 as the Blackwood Brothers Quartet, the family tradition continues with Billy Blackwood. Other members are...

Encampment is Saturday

Jul 20, 2022
Lake City’s history as the home of a National Guard training camp and later a Civilian Conservation Corps camp is the focus of an event Saturday, July 23, on a site that was once part of both facilities. The free Camp Lakeview Encampment will take place at the Lake City Sportsman’s Club. From 1881...

Library brings Salsa del Soul to Market by the Lake on July 28

Jul 20, 2022
The Lake City Public Library invites the public to the Lake City Market By the Lake at Ohuta Park on Thursday, July 28, for a performance by Salsa del Soul Quartet. The band will be play 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.. People are encouraged to bring a chair or blanket to enjoy the show. Salsa del Soul’s...

Free Songs of Hope concert is July 20 in Lake City

Jul 13, 2022
Songs of Hope is returning to Lake City next week for its eleventh time to present a free concert for the public at the First Congregational Church, UCC, on Wednesday, July 20, at 7:30 p.m. Songs of Hope began over thirty years ago, when co-directors Tom Surprenant and Jeanne Junge envisioned...

Songs of Hope returns after three-year hiatus

Jul 6, 2022
Songs of Hope is returning to Lake City to present a free concert for the public at the First Congregational Church, UCC, on Wednesday, July 20, at 7:30 p.m. After two summers with its doors closed by the pandemic, the global music project is once again bringing a stage full of youthful singers to...


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