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Centennial Celebration - May 2011

In May 1911 Governor Albert Gilchrist signed into laws legislation that incorporated Auburndale Florida.  In May of 2011, the City of Auburndale will celebrate 100 years of continual progress, rich history and culture, and exciting new horizons that await this wonderful city.

The City of Auburndale is proud to present the schedule of events that will mark the milestone of 100 years.

Exhibits , Entertainment and Parking is FREE.


Gold Sponsorships Silver Sponsorships

Cutrale Citrus

Larry Walker State Farm Insurance


Brighthouse Networks

Auburndale Parks and Recreation Department

Gardnyr Michael Capital

Auburndale Public Library CSX
Ledger Media Group  
Auburndale Community Redevelopment Agency  
Coca Cola Refreshments  
Zambelli Firewoks  
Bronze Sponsorships

Chastain Skillman

Lake Myrtle Center for Advanced Dentistry

Mulling Insurance

Thurston Comprehensive Dental Center

Indian River Industrial Contractors  
Diamond Sponsorships Ruby Sponsorships

Fantasy of Flight

Winter Haven Hospital Family Health Centers in Auburndale

SunTrust Bank

Center State Bank

  Mid Florida Credit Union
  TD Bank
  Cogburn Electric
  Winn Dixie
  State Farm Insurance
  American Lube Express
Sapphire Sponsorships

Kersey Funeral Home


BB&T Bank

KIK Custom Products

Polk State College

Comcar Industries
Pengeo Inc.( K.F.C.)  
Civic, Business, Commemorative & Calendar Sponsorships

United States Post Office

Alpha Properties


Citizens Bank

Thurston Comprehensive Dental Center

Larry Walker State Farm Insurance

Kersey Funeral Home

Pizza Connection

Dr. Sarah Sundermeyer

It’s A Piece of Cake by Maggi

Stewart Auto Repair & Body Shop

Warehouse Flooring

Douglas L. Rollins, CPA

SunTrust Bank

Simply Laura’s Salon & Day Spa

Auburndale Chamber of Commerce

Auburndale Rotary Club Auburndale Lions Club
Amerigas Livermore & Freeman, P.A.

Beef O' Brady's Family Sports Pub

Schalamar Creek Golf & C.C.

Florida Public Utilities

Wells Fargo
Dan Swing, PA  
Family & Individual Sponsorships

Henry Acosta Family

Feschak Family Don & Peggy Pospichal

Mr. & Mrs. Ron Rowe

Don L. Wiggins Tim & Marcie Pospichal

The Price Family

Mike & Sharon Harper Charles & Irene Samen
Brad Rutherford Family Trae & Tulley Stokes Carron Mills Powell
Billy & Shirley Lowrance Darryl & Judi Riley Sheriff Grady & Marisa Ogburn Judd

Jack Myers Family

Ernest & Kate Mercer Tullie J. and Carol P. Stokes
Bobby Green Family Dorothy McNulty Cecil & Linda Christian
Rick Wilson Family Janetta Kieffer The Steve Driggers Family
Larry Walker Family Steve E. Swain The Keith Cowie Family
The Weil Family Sheila Roberts James Garland
Dale J. Shipman Henry & Carole Hodge Kevin Dowd Family
Jessie Norman Family Norton Moree Family Hinson & Sonia Parmer
George T. Howard

Dr. Paul Tanner Family

Elenor Mason Bowman

Dick & Francis Brown

Patrick Kimbrough Family

The Fardink Family

Arnie & Nancy Galstad

Paul Hartnett

Stephen Hartnett

Clayton & Daryl Spivey

Vernon & Dolly Hall

T.A. & Ruby Hall

R.C. Caraway ACL Depot City Council

The Killebrew Family

Joey & Lynne Smith

Douglas & Evan Chambers

Tom & Marilyn Pletcher

Allen & Jessie Summerall

Johnny A. & Martha Summerall Family

Harry & Della Cline

Sam Fennell

Rob & Carole Hudson

The ‘AHHA’ Pals

Brad Randall

Erin Gill Andy Stewart Foister & Helen Mulling
Jolly Raleigh Dotboy Carson The Kyn PawPaw
Vernon & Clara Knapp Don & Leoma Knapp Mike & Peggy Wnek & Family
Bill & Lori Johnson & Family Randy Knapp Marty & Kim Knapp & Family
Guy & Julie Jennings & Family David & Gina Whitlock & Family Al & Mim Chevalier
Merlyn & Beverly Knapp Jerry Knapp & Family Marv & Debi Knapp & Family
Jim & Karen Wilcox & Family Jeff & Tina Dentel & Family Roger & Joan Waters & Family
Wade & Lori Manis Charles R. King

Paul Zaleski

Coach Wiley & Patty

Wes & Dot Moore

Saige,Carson & PawPaw

Walter & Katherine Kersey

David & Cindy Kersey

Shawn Vickers

Norris Jay Family

Bill Sterling Family

Claudette Rodrigue

Unk & Aunt Jane Denman

Frank & Barbara Stanley

Sid & Ina Aderholt

Jerry & Phyllis Williams

Paul & Debi Richardson

Calamia Family
Carl & Martha Coppola Family Clara Mae Forsythe Ryan & Kendal Leavengood Family
Carmen Thomas Family Frank Ingraham Brynjulfson CPA
Wallace & Ester Mize Family Grover & Suzie Mize Family Bill & Judy Mills Family
Bud & Ethel Mills Family Leon Faison Michael & Melissa Danner
Dan Swing Family

The Stanley Family

Jim & Alice Bockover

The Randall Dowdy Family

Ray & Angie Wendle

The McGoldricks

Chuck & Carol F. Davis

Annabelle James

Johnnie  James Jr.

Johnnie Jr and Raymond James

The Maloney Family

Bill Burnam

Robert Eugene Reed

Chris & Claire Shelton & Family

Auburndale Women's Club

Lynn & Juanita Green

James Roy Green

Tommy Green Family

Randall  E. Green

The Buslig Family Dan Swing
Ashley Dampier Brittany Elder Dennis Swing II Family
C. Fred & Nita Jones Family Paul & Lessie Jones Shayne Taylor
John C. & Matt W. Ruggles Joe, Eunice, Lana & Wayne Turner Fred, Hilda, Joe, Jim & Evelyn Turner


Corporate Sponsors

We have 6 different corporate levels available to meet any size corporation.

Civic & Business Sponsors

We have created a special sponsorship opportunity for those civic and small businesses.

Family & Individual Sponsorship

This is a unique opportunity for our citizens to be involved in the celebration.

Brick Paver Project

Be a part of Auburndale's Centennial Celebration by purchasing a engraved brick paver that will be placed in our new Centennial Park.


Centennial Souvenir Store

Below are the items now available for sale* for our upcoming Centennial Celebration.  These items can be purchased during normal business hours at the Parks & Recreation Office at 119 West Park Street, Auburndale, FL  33823.  Other City locations where the items are available are City Hall, City Clerk's, Utility Billing Office, Library and the Police Department.

*Purchasing in person avoids the shipping and on-line convenience charges.

Centennial On-line Souvenir Store

Calendar $5

Historic & Event

DVD $10


Pennant $3.00

Lapel Pin $2.00


Men's Polo $55


Women's Polo $55

Xmas Ornament $10

City Lapel Pin $2.00

Engraved Centennial

Brick* $100

*Brick must

also be

accompanied by:

fillable form



Six Pack $10.00





To make purchase any of the Souvenir items you see listed above there are a number of additional charges:

-A convenience fee $2.75 plus 2.99% will be added to all online credit card charges (this fee is to cover the cost of processing and the City of Auburndale does not receive any of these monies)

-7% sales tax on the total before the convenience fee is applied

-A flat $5 shipping and handling fee if you would like it shipped - if not you can waive that fee in lieu of picking up your items at the Auburndale Parks & Recreation Office.

In order to make purchase you must register under the centennial "program" you also must create an account under our Parks & Recreation online activity registration site, if you would like to proceed please click the link below:


Quick Links

Our Past

SeaBoard Loading Dock

Patrick Home, Auburndale, FL 1911

Howard Groves Packing House

Boat Racing @ Lake Ariana

The First Ariana Hotel (1911)

Auburndale School (K-12) data unknown

Lake Avenue looking toward City Park

New Auburndale School

Laying cornerstone @ new Auburndale School

Lake Stella

Lakeshore Garage

We Thank our Sponsors!



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