Mid-Florida Milers Traditional Events

Traditional Events are walking events with designated start time ranges. Don't worry though...you still walk them at your own pace!

2021 Walks

October

30 October 2021 The Villages at Spanish Springs.
EVENT: 5/10K walk

START: Register between 9:00 and 9:45 am.

AVA Special Programs: Rockin' Around the Clock, Walking w/America's Veterans, Walking the USA A-Z: V.

Description: Register for the 5 and 10K walks between 9:00 - 9:45am. Walk fee is $3 per participant, and children under 13 are free. Walk instructions with maps provided; walk at your pace. Restrooms at start and Rec center. Pets are permitted. Walk thru Spanish Springs Town Center, past different Villages, on multimode trail along a golf course. Please carry water. Event: Y1433. Trail Ratings: 1A (very small hills mostly on pavement). Additional information, Contact Gerry 240.727.2753, toadnfrog@live.com.

Directions: GPS: 28.9411159,-81.9541838 To TownePlace Suites at 1141 Alonzo Ave. From Tampa on I-75 N use exit 329, State Rd. 44. Turn right on State Rd. 44. Turn left on US 301. Turn right on County Rd. 466 to Buena Vista Blvd. Turn left on Buena Vista Blvd. to roundabout at El Camino Real. Turn right on El Camino Real to roundabout at Morse Blvd. Take second exit at Paige Pl. to Avenida Central. Turn right on Avenida Central to Alonzo Ave. **below. From Orlando on Florida's Turnpike N. to Exit 304, Wildwood. Turn right on US 301 to County Rd. 466. Turn right on County Rd. 466 to Buena Vista Blvd. Turn left on Buena Vista Blvd. to roundabout at El Camino Real. Turn right on El Camino Real to roundabout at Morse Blvd. Take second exit at Paige Pl. to Avenida Central. Turn right on Avenida Central to Alonzo Ave. **below. **ALL turn left on Alonzo Ave. to Towne Place Suites. From Leesburg and Orlando on US 441/27N turn left on 2nd Avenida Central (after passing under "The Villages" golf cart overpass) in Lady Lake, left on Paige Pl. and right into hotel.

Questions on the day of the event: Cathy, 407.375.2387.

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November

5-7 November 2021, WAF 30 Daytona Beach
FLYER: WAF 30 Flyer

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20 November 2021 Winter Park at AMTRAK Station.
EVENT: 5/10K walk

START: Register between 8:30 and 9:15 am.

AVA Special Programs: Little Free Library, Rockin' Around the Clock, Walking with Veterans, Walking the USA A-Z: W.

Description: Come join us in Winter Park for a 5 or 10K walk. Register between 8:30-9:15 am. Walk fee is $3 per participant and children under 13 are free. Always carry water. Wheelchairs are not recommended due to lack of sidewalks but strollers are OK. Pets are allowed. Event: SE21/Y0394. Trail Ratings: 1A (sidewalks). Information: Contact Sharon, 407.443.6128, palmtreesax@gmail.com.

Directions: GPS: 28.5970294,-81.3540675 . To 148 W. Morse Ave. Winter Park from Orlando take I-4E to Exit 87, Fairbanks Ave. Turn right (left from I4/W) for 1.8 miles into Winter Park. Turn left on New York Ave. Turn right on Morse Ave. and right into parking. From FL436N/S turn left on Aloma Ave. (right from FL436S) for 3.1 mi. Both turn right on New York. Turn right on Morse Ave. and right into parking.

Questions on the day of the event: Cathy, 407.375.2387.

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December

4 December 2021 Maitland at Walgreens.
EVENT: 6/10K walk

START: Register between 9:00 and 9:30 am.

AVA Special Programs: Little Free Library, Mayflower, Walking the USA A-Z: M.

Description: Join us as we walk in the delightful city of Maitland; register between 9:00-9:30. Walk fee is $3 per participant, and children under 13 are free. The walk is in residential areas, passes the National Landmark Maitland Art Center, and along lakes. Please carry water. These walks are suitable for strollers but not wheelchairs. Pets are allowed. Event: SE21/Y1124. Trail Ratings: 1A (sidewalks and level terrain). Additional information: Tom Carter, 615.400.1796, tomcater@juno.com.

Directions: GPS: 28.6254765,-81.3631535 To 330 S. Orlando Ave.; From Orlando on I-4E take Exit 90A-B (FL414, Maitland Blvd., Apopka). Then use Exit 90A, (Maitland Blvd., Sandspur). From Daytona on I-4W take the exit marked 90C-B-A, (FL414, Maitland Blvd., Lake Destiny). Stay to the left using Exit 90A-B, (FL414, Maitland Blvd.) and finally exit at 90A, (FL414 East, Maitland Blvd.) *BOTH: Go to Maitland Ave. and turn right for 1.3 miles to Packwood (1 block past light at Horatio). Left on Packwood past fire station on left, cross US 17-92, and right into Walgreens parking lot.

Questions on the day of the event: Cathy, 407.375.2387.

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18 December 2021 Orlando North at Marks Street Senior Center.
EVENT: 5/10K walk

START: Register between 9:00 and 9:30 am.

AVA Special Programs: Little Free Library, Rockin' Around the Clock, Walking with Veterans, Walking the USA A-Z: O.

Description: Register for the 5 and 10K walks between 9:00-9:30 am. Walk fee is $3 per participant, and children under 13 are free. Walk instructions with maps provided; walk at your pace. The walks are to the north of downtown and are tree lined, shaded walks near lakes, through residential areas and pass Antique Row, Advent Health, Mead Garden, Lake Virginia, Loch Haven Park, the Orlando Museum of Art, Menello Museum and the Orlando Urban Trail. Pets are permitted. Restrooms are available at Start, Fresh Market and Mead Garden. Wheelchairs and strollers are acceptable. Please carry water. Event: SE21/Y1242. Trail Ratings: 1A (sidewalks and paved trail). Additional Information: John Hunter, 407.443.3413, jhunter324@yahoo.com.

Directions: GPS: 28.5573616,-81.3775669. To Marks St. Senior Center, 99 E Marks St., from Daytona/Sanford on I-4W, take Exit 83, Colonial Dr./FL50 (new exit much earlier). Left on Colonial Dr. and merge to left lane. From Disney via I-4E use Exit 83A, Amelia; go straight at bottom of ramp. Keep right and turn right at next light onto Colonial Dr. (FL50E) See **. From SR 408W/E exit east toward Daytona onto I-4E. Use Exit 83A, Amelia; straight at bottom of ramp. Keep right and turn right at next light onto Colonial (FL50E). See **: **Left on Magnolia at 2nd traffic light, a one-way street. Left at first light, Marks St., to Senior Center immediately on right.

Questions on the day of the event: Cathy, 407.375.2387.

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Remember to walk the 10 fine permanent Year Round Events in the Orlando area and the 2 in The Villages, many shaded for a cooler walking experience: Celebration (2), International Drive, Lake Buena Vista/Disney Springs, Maitland, Orlando (3), Universal, The Villages (2) and Winter Park.




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