City of Plant City, Florida

Originally, the city was called Ichepucksassa after the Indian village that once occupied the territory. It caused so much confusion, the name was changed by an Irish postmaster to Cork, to honor his hometown. In 1884, Henry B. Plant extended the South Florida Railroad into the town and, when the town was incorporated, it was renamed a final time in honor of Plant himself. The area originally produced more cotton than anything, but is now referred to as the Winter Strawberry Capital of the World, and over 3/4 of the nation's midwinter strawberries come from Plant City.

Located about halfway between Tampa and Orlando, Dinosaur World offers a fun excursion from the regular attractions. Wander among hundreds of life-sized dinosaurs in a natural setting and even bring your dog in this dog-friendly park. Featuring boardwalks, interactive exhibits, dino-themed playground, gift shop featuring prehistoric artifacts. 

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Keel & Curley Winery is a unique winery that makes a blueberry wine from end of crop blueberries. Keel was a farmer and wanted to find a way to use these fruits after the end of the season. Making three different blueberry wines and several Fusion wines, Keel & Curley Winery is ranked one of Florida's best.

This is a dog park that features a double gated entry, areas for small and larger dogs, and lots of shade.