August 2021
Champions E-Newsletter
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Sept. 11 Memorial Ceremony

Join the City of Clermont to commemorate the 20th anniversary of 9/11 at 10 a.m. Sat., Sept. 11 at the Clermont Arts and Recreation Center. This event is free, but space is limited. Tickets must be reserved for entrance.
Meet the City Manager Candidates

The City of Clermont invites you to ask questions that are important to you and get to know the candidates for the next City Manager 6:30-8 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 9 at the Clermont City Center, 620 W. Montrose St.
Sips and Salsa Festival is Back

Join the City of Clermont, South Lake Chamber of Commerce for the third annual celebration of all things salsa from 2-10 p.m. Sat., Sept. 18 at Waterfront Park.
Lunch with the Mayor Returns in October

Lunch with the Mayor kicked off in August at Outback Steakhouse. The next Lunch with the Mayor will take place noon Mon., Oct. 4 at a location TBA.
Procurement Department Wins Award

The City of Clermont's Procurement Department earned the prestigious 26th Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement award.
Holiday Closure Notice

Please note that all city offices and phone lines will be closed Mon., Sept. 6 for the Labor Day holiday. Sanitation services will continue as scheduled.
US&R Task Force 4 Heads to Louisiana

The Florida Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) Task Force 4 and Clermont Fire Department's Lt. Plasters assist with the aftermath of Hurricane Ida.
Citrus Crate Label Tour Stops in Clermont

Mayor Tim Murry read a proclamation recognizing the Lake Minnehaha and Gem of the Hills labels at Clermont Historic Village.
Disc Golf Championship Held in Clermont

The Choice of Champions hosted the 2021 PDGA Amateur Disc Golf World Championships at the City of Clermont's world-ranked Champions Pointe Disc Golf Course located at Lake Hiawatha Preserve.
Participate in Book Bingo through Nov. 1

Share your reading adventure with us and celebrate National Family Literacy Day by submitting your completed Book Bingo card to [email protected].
2021-'22 Season Tickets on Sale

The Clermont Performing Arts Center has announced its next lineup of shows, including familiar favorites and exciting new acts for all ages.
National Night Out

Join the Clermont Police Department, other local law enforcement agencies and public safety personnel 5-8 p.m. Tues., Oct. 5 at Waterfront Park, 330 3rd St.
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Protect Yourself Against COVID-19

There has been a recent rise in cases with the highly contagious Delta variant. The CDC has released updated safety guidelines.
Clermont Champions Corner

Lake County Rowing Association, located in Clermont, recently won one gold and four bronze medals at the US Rowing Masters National Championship.
Join the Clermont Youth Council

The Clermont Youth Council is seeking exceptional students in grades 9-12 from South Lake County. Applications are due Sept. 10. Spots are limited.
Welcome, New Businesses

Sugar Mama's Candy Bar opened this month. The city recently joined the South Lake Chamber of Commerce in congratulating them and other new businesses.
Fall Aquatic Hours Return

Champions Splash Park's fall schedule is through Sept. 30. The Clermont Arts and Recreation Center pool is open through Oct. 24.
Tennis Academy Seeks Fall Participants

The Clermont Tennis Academy is growing their youth program this fall. Register your kids ages 5-15 today.
2021 Hurricane Season

Stay informed on the latest tropical weather news, preparedness tips and more.

Call for Photos

Share your Clermont Beauty Shot with us. You might see it featured here, like this photo of Victory Pointe, or on our Facebook page.