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Original Carrollwood Song

A legendary singer/songwriter, Original Carrollwood resident Jim Mason wrote and performed a song entitled “A Peaceful Paradise” to capture the essence of Original Carrollwood. Click here to enjoy the song: Original Carrollwood Song Jim is a music industry veteran with more than forty years of experience in record production, songwriting and publishing, live performance, artist

Original Carrollwood Song2021-02-19T20:36:21+00:00

Peacock Story

Brilliant blue and green peacocks strut along the sidewalks and lawns in Original Carrollwood. The peacocks were around before World War II when the Ingram Family bought 480 acres near the south shore of Lake Carroll to raise cattle and grow citrus. Mr. Ingram was advised by agriculture experts at the University of Florida to

Peacock Story2021-02-19T20:38:09+00:00

Luminaries in Carrollwood

Around 7 p.m. on Christmas Eve, nearly every home in Original Carrollwood begins to glow as neighbors stroll along the sidewalks, share holiday cheer, and enjoyed a relaxing evening. Original Carrollwood’s luminaries have gained popularity throughout Tampa as many residents of other neighborhoods drive through each year to enjoy them.

Luminaries in Carrollwood2021-03-22T17:04:26+00:00

Boating on Lake Carroll

As our lake has gotten busier over the last few years, it is time to renew our focus on boating safety and etiquette on Lake Carroll. Follow these basic safety tips and enjoy Lake Carroll with family and friends. For more information and boat safety courses visit: In order to

Boating on Lake Carroll2021-03-17T13:19:10+00:00
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