Hotel California

Feb 25 at 7:30pm. This salute to the Eagles faithfully and accurately reproduces the sound of the Eagles studio recordings. Doors Open: 6:30 PM Toe Jam performs from 7:30-8:15pm Hotel California performs from 8:30-10:00 PM Tickets $29, $39 Tickets are available through The Lakeland Center Box Office 863-834-8111, online www.thelakelandcenter.com, or 24-hour ticket line 888-397-0100.

Reception: Young Artists Show

The reception is February 20 from 6-8 pm. The exhibit runs February 18-March 13. This exhibition, held in cooperation with the Polk County School District, features artworks by Middle and High School students from across Polk County. Over $1,600 in awards are presented, and a $1,000 scholarship to Polk State College is presented to a Senior […]

Poetry Reading with Dr. Erica Bernheim

Sat, Feb 20, 6-8pm. Dr. Erica Bernheim will give a reading from her published collection of poetry The Mimic Sea. From www.flsouthern.edu: “Dr. Bernheim is an Assistant Professor at Florida Southern College, where she also directs the Honors Program and Creative Writing Program. She earned her BA from Miami University, her MFA from the University […]

The Highwaymen: Florida’s African-American Landscape Painters

February 18. 6:30pm. Photographer and author, Gary Monroe presents “The Highwaymen: Florida’s African-American Landscape Painters at Lake Wales Public Library. Sponsored by the Florida Humanities Council.

Alice Gebhart Art Reception and Pianist Brian Seeley Live

Wed, Feb 17, 6-8pm, Platform Art Forum for Creativity welcomes visual artist Alice Gebhart and local pianist Brian Seeley performs live during the wine and cheese reception. ALICE BENVIE GEBHART: Kiln Fired Fused Glass Artist & Teacher “I work at translating and elevating the average, day-to-day experience into an enthusiastic and energetic celebration.   I am […]

Platform Kids 2016

Saturday, February 13, 2016, 5 – 8pm Oasis Community Church, 3330 Winter Lake Rd., Lakeland, 33803 Join Platform Art for their 8th annual Platform Kids event – a one-night exhibition celebrating visual art and performances produced by Polk County students in preschool – 12th grade. Admission is free! Activities on site will be hosted by […]

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious! Grand Opening

The Curious George: Let’s Get Curious! exhibit Grand Opening is on Sunday, February 7 from 1-5pm. The newest traveling exhibit, Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious! is SO BIG…it will take over much of the Museum’s first and second floors! Enjoy exploring alongside the loveable monkey as he playfully guides them through his friendly neighborhood and blasts […]

Lakeland Art Guild Meeting

Lakeland Art Guild

First Tuesday of each month. Learn more at www.lakelandartguild.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious! Preview

Preview the Curious George: Let’s Get Curious! exhibit on Tuesday, February 2 from 4-6pm. The preview includes a ribbon cutting and a taste of Curious George’s favorite banana snacks. The Grand Opening is on Sunday, February 7 from 1-5pm. The newest traveling exhibit, Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious! is SO BIG…it will take over much of […]

Vellamo: Finnish Folk Duo

January 31 at 2pm. Free Concert in the Lakeland Main Library Meeting Room. A program of Friends of the Library. From their website: “Vellamo combines the rich tradition of Finnish folksong with an appealing “retro” sensibility (recalling the likes of Judy Collins or Richard and Mimi Fariña), creating an exotic and magical acoustic experience. Pia […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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