City of Okeechobee, Florida

Okeechobee is the city named after Florida’s largest lake (which is named for the Hitchiti words for “big lake”). It is located on the north side of the lake. Okeechobee is an excellent place for watersports and fishing with a thriving business district and an ideal location between Miami and Orlando. It is also home to the Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival, which is one of Florida’s most popular music festivals.