City Accolades

Red and White Light House on the Lake

Here, you'll find listed Best Of lists the City of Mount Dora has been included in!  We're proud of our City and being represented on these sites and magazines!

Country Living Magazine

16 Best Small Towns in Florida

Travel and Leisure Magazine

10 Charming American Towns 

Orlando Family Magazine

Town Tour: Small Town, Big Heart

Mount Dora makes Travel and Leisure Top 10 List

10 Charming American Towns That Aren't Famous Yet (But Will Be Soon!)

Mount Dora Ranked as a Top 10 Lake Town in America by

Mount Dora #7 Top Lake Town

Trips to Discover - Put Mount Dora on your Bucket List

Mount Dora, Charming town you need on your bucket list

Mount Dora wins fans with downtown Scene

Mount Dora wins fans with downtown scene

LendEDU votes Mount Dora as one of the Best Places to Retire in Florida

Best places to Retire

Mount Dora is often the destination for Florida Day Trips

The Dish Insider's Guide to Entertainment

Millenial Personal Finance voted us as one of the most Pet-Friendly cities

Voted one of the best small towns for retirement by USA today

Timmons Griner Sworn In as Fire Chief

The City of Mount Dora is proud to welcome the 10th Fire Chief into service with the Fire Department. Chief Timmons Griner was officially pinned in a formal ceremony Tuesday, June 20 at the Community Building.  Several fire and police officials from Lake County and surrounding cities attended the event, which was followed by a reception.

City of Mount Dora holds Blood Drive

The City held a 'Solidarity' Blood Drive on Monday, June 12, the one year anniversary of the Pulse Massacre.  From this blood drive, we were able to donate 31 pints of blood to OneBlood and register dozens of new donors for them!