Opening Reception: Spring Exhibition

Lakeland Art Guild juried show hosted by the Florida Southern College Department of Art and Art History for over 30 years. Exhibit opens May 12 and runs through June 9. Open 9am-4:30pm, weekdays.





Wine & Nibbles

Participating Downtown Winter Haven businesses provide a wine pairing and small bite. Pick up your tasting glass and map at the corner of 3rd St. and Central Ave. to start your night.





Art-i-facts Spring 2017 (Mar-Apr)

Enjoy the on-screen edition of the March-April (Spring) 2017 edition of Art-i-facts magazine by clicking on the “Click to Read” text below.





Lunch and Learn

Polk County History Center

Join Polk County History Center on the third Tuesday of each month, January through November, for a fun Florida-themed lecture covering a wide variety or topics. Lunch & Learn is a free program and attendees are encouraged to bring their lunch.





Public Lecture with Collector George Lowe







Exhibition Member Reception: Josephine Sacabo

Member reception for the “Lessons from the Shadows” exhibit that runs from September 24-December 3. Hear New Orleans photographer Josephine Sacabo speak about her artwork in the exhibition, Lessons from the Shadows. This exhibit focuses on two of Sacabo’s photography portfolios: Juana and the Structures of Reverie and Óyeme Con Los Ojos. Cash bar and light hors […]





Faculty-Student Showcase

Variety show benefiting Harrison Department scholarships.





RAW TV

Recording/Performances are at 7pm and 9pm.  





The Purple Xperience

Celebrate the unique and talented life and music of Prince with this special tribute concert. The Purple Xperience, a five-piece tribute band hailing from Minneapolis, brings the memories of Prince and The Revolution to audiences of all generations. Led by Matt Fink (aka Doctor Fink), a member of Prince and The Revolution from 1978 to […]





National Public Lands Day/Smithsonian Museum Day Live!

Admission is FREE with coupon. Get your coupon on the Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live! website.





Polk Arts Alliance

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