Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day at ExV

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

Winter Dog Day

Bok Tower Gardens is going to the dogs for a good cause for one day only this winter! Leashed and friendly dogs will be invited to visit to help support the Humane Society of Polk County, which will receive 50 percent of the event proceeds. Tips on health, safety, dog grooming and adoption, as well […]

Jerry Lewis

World-renowned performer and humanitarian, JERRY LEWIS is “The King of Comedy” and has been keeping the world laughing with a career that spans more than six decades. Newsweek has labeled him as one of the “Most Recognized Personalities on the Planet!” Still delighting audiences at 86 with an evening that chronicles his legendary career as […]

Harrison Winter Dance Concerts Postponed Due Stage Repairs

Dance

Dance performances scheduled for January 31 and February 1, 2014 have been pushed back to March 19 and 20, 2014. Learn more from article by Miles Parks in THE LEDGER published on Saturday, January 11, 2014.

Moonlight Carillon Concert

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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.

Death in Them Thar Hills

Murder Mystery Dinner: Death in Them Thar Hills. Buy a ticket at $40 and get another for $20.Visit www.ritzoncentral.com, phone 863-295-9900 or email ritz@ritzoncentral.com.

Jim Stafford Evening of Comedy & Song, and this one is on him.

Jim Stafford

Come enjoy an evening of comedy and song with hometown boy, JIM STAFFORD, this one’s on him.  Jim will perform LIVE at The Ritz Theatre Saturday, January 11 at 7pm.  This is Jim’s way to say THANK YOU for your support throughout his career. Tickets are free donations will be graciously accepted to support installation […]

Order by January 10 to Get Ramon Theater Music Series at a Discount

Ramon Theater

Ramon Theater 2014 Music Memories Series “Live At The Ramon” Music Memories Series Tickets – $18 if purchased prior to date of performance $22 if purchased at the door – by check or cash only Tickets available for purchase now!   Jan 11 – Live Bait Band – A Tribute to Jimmy Buffett & Summertime Fun – […]

January Happenings at the History Center

 Journey through Polk history this month at the Polk County History Center. Family FunDay is 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Jan. 11. Families celebrate Polk County’s citrus heritage with a citrus-themed craft. The History Center is also hosting a special Family FunDay at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18 in celebration of the dedication of […]

December at a Glance

Learn more or find details about Polk County’s arts and cultural events by using the search functions in our Calendar.  Click “Calendar” on the top navigation bar of the homepage to see the calendar with multiple search options.  View events by month, week, day, list, photo, map.  Or, use the search bar above the calendar […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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