Shen Yun

 Lakeland, FL – One of the largest events to perform on the Youkey Theatre stage, SHEN YUN invites you to experience 5,000 years of China’s cultural history with two incredible performances at the RP Funding Center Sunday, March 18th at 2:00pm and 7:30pm.    Through the universal language of music and dance, SHEN YUN weaves […]

Sha Na Na

Rock & Roll doo-wop legends, SHA NA NA combined their love for the classics of rock & roll with a dynamic theatrical approach as fellow college students at Columbia University in New York in 1969. They appeared just before Jimi Hendrix forty-five years ago at The Woodstock Festival in their eighth professional gig (of course […]

ACH Grant Application Workshops

ARTS, CULTURE & HERITAGE APPLICATION WORKSHOPS March 9, 3pm at BB&T Bank, 114 N. Tennessee Ave in downtown Lakeland March 10, 3pm at the Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce, 401 Avenue B, NW, in Winter Haven Applications are due April 28 The application process for fiscal year 2016-2017 arts, cultural and heritage event sponsorship is […]

Shen Yun

Through the universal language of music and dance, SHEN YUN weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales, taking audiences on a journey through 5,000 years of Chinese culture with stunning beauty and tremendous energy. SHEN YUN performances feature the world’s foremost classically trained dancers, a unique orchestra blending East […]

Art-i-facts Winter (Jan-Feb) 2016

Please enjoy the screen edition of the magazine by clicking on the image below. The Winter 2016 (Jan-Feb) print issue of Art-i-facts Magazine will be delivered over the next few days to arts, cultural and historic venues, Chambers of Commerce, Central Florida Visitor’s Center, public libraries, nonprofit arts organizations, and local universities. In the meantime, […]

Art-i-facts Magazine: Holiday 2015

Click the image below to flip through Holiday 2015 issue of Art-i-facts in full screen. The Holiday 2015 (Nov-Dec) issue of Art-i-facts Magazine should be delivered around Oct 29-30 to east side of Polk County. The magazine will be delivered on November 2-3 to the east side of Polk County, including Polk Museum of Art, The Lakeland Center, […]

Arts Culture & Heritage Grant Workshop Video

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The February 10 workshop recorded and uploaded to YouTube. View the grant guidelines here. Download the 2015-16 grant application here. Applications must be received no later than 4:00 pm Thursday, April 30, 2015 at the Polk County Tourism & Sports Marketing office, 2701 Lake Myrtle Park Rd., Auburndale, FL 33823. A DATED POSTMARK DOES NOT […]

Polk Arts Alliance

PO Box 727 Bartow, FL 33831-0727 director@polkarts.org (863) 804-0494