Black History Month Celebration: Art Show & Displays







Brian Gurl & The Killer B’s

On the Special Performance Series in the Winter Haven Fine Arts Theatre at Polk State College.





Valentine’s Dinner: Enchanting in the Country

Pinewood Estate Front

Experience the ambiance of an elegant night of southern charm with romantic acoustic guitar music inside the 20-room Pinewood Estate mansion at Bok Tower Gardens. Full-course dinner, cocktails and romance included! Reservations required. $195 per couple.





Black History Month Celebration: Voices of Glory

See Voices of Glory in concert at The Ritz Theatre in Winter Haven.  $20 for reserved VIP Seating. FREE tickets for general admission.  Information and tickets, email ritz@ritzoncentral.com.





Moonlight Carillon Concert

BokTower_032913_152(by Chad Baumer)

Enjoy a carillon concert under the light of the full moon. It’s a unique opportunity to visit the Gardens after-hours and have a light dinner at the Blue Palmetto Café. $5 per person. Free for members. Enjoy an hour-long carillon concert by Geert D’hollander. Visitors are encouraged to stroll through the torch-lit pathways and explore […]





Beach Party Boys

On the Special Performance Series at Polk State College in Winter Haven.





Chinese New Year Celebration







Feb 1 & 2: Bok Tower Gardens Celebrates Founder’s Day Weekend

February 1 & 2 – Founder’s Day Weekend 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Join Bok Tower Gardens in celebrating our 85th anniversary with a weekend of up-close and-personal experiences at the Gardens. The Gardens is open free of charge on Saturday, February 1 in honor of this special occasion, with a variety of activities taking […]





Jan 31, 2014: Application Deadline for Central Park Art Festival

Carol Napoli Booth 2012

The TD Bank Central Park Art Festival takes place in Winter Haven’s Central Park from 10am – 5pm on Saturday, March 15 and from 10am – 4pm on Sunday, March 16, 2014.  The artist application deadline is January 31. 2014. Download the prospectus/application: Central Park Art Festival 2014. Featured image is the booth of artist Carol Napoli, […]





Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day at ExV

Magical Monday also includes literary exploration of “Martin’s Big Words” at 10:30am.





Polk Arts Alliance

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