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Plant City

Known as the winter strawberry capital of the world and hosts the annual Florida Strawberry Festival in the late winter (usually in February or early March), which is attended by people from all over the United States as well as many people from around the world. Plant City is located along I-4 between Lakeland and Brandon.

Things to do

Dinosaur World-20 acres of exhibits and 200 life-sized dinosaurs including animatronics that will give you a true to life experience of what dinosaurs looked and sounded like when they still ruled the earth. There are also a lot of artifacts from the Jurassic period, which includes fossils of dinosaur eggs and raptor claws.

Wine and jazz at Keel & Curley Winery- an award-winning fruit winery, offers four daily tours every Saturday and Sunday of the week.

Nature at its finest at Edward Medard Regional Park-This 700-acre reservoir and park.

It has a boardwalk fishing pier that leads to an observation tower. It also has great paved park roads for cycling and inline skating. And if you’d like to go in the water, you can rent a boat or canoe at the dock. The park also has 40 campsites where you can pitch a tent or park the RV. Have a picnic in one of its three picnic areas, complete with tables and grills.

 

 

Schools

  • Simmons Career Center
  • Durant High School
  • Plant City High School
  • Strawberry Crest High School
  • Simmons Exceptional Center
  • Teen Parent East Program
  • Tomlin Middle School
  • Turkey Creek Middle School
  • Marshall Middle School
  • Walden Lake Elementary
  • Burney Elementary School
  • Stonewall Jackson Elementary
  • Cork Elementary School
  • Woodrow Wilson Elementary
  • Knights Elementary School
  • Springhead Elementary School
  • Trapnell Elementary School 

Plant City is an incorporated city in Hillsborough County, Florida, United States, approximately midway between Brandon and Lakeland along Interstate 4. The population was 34,721 at the 2010 census.