Go Mount Dora!

Mount Dora, Florida is known for its small-town charm. Founded in 1880, it has become well known as the “Festival City” due to the numerous events held throughout the year including the #4 ranked Classic/Contemporary Craft Festival in America by Sunshine Artist magazine in 2019.

Its rolling hills and tree lined streets have earned its nickname as being the “New England” of the south. 

When visiting Mount Dora, be sure to try some exciting adventures like a thrilling boat ride on a Catboat or a have a leisurely walk on the quiet waterfront boardwalk near the lighthouse on lake Dora.

Food from German to Asian to Cuban can all be found within walking distance of each other too. If you can’t decide, you can take the Mount Dora Taste of our Town Tour and try samples from multiple restaurants while getting a brief history of the town.

Check out other cool places to Play , Shop, Dine and Stay at GoMountDora.com

Watch this 5 minute line up up of events in Mount Dora, Florida

The new Mount Dora Marketplace is a multi vendor venue where you can do everything from shop for shoes to have a meal or grab a beer with friends.

 It is located at 334.N.Donnelly St in the heart of town

If you’re staying overnight, check out Mount Dora Plaza Live for an exciting show or great music . You can’t walk there from downtown but you can google 2728 W Old US Hwy 441, Mt Dora, FL 32757