Downtown Concert Series: Cambalache

Cambalache

Cambalache, a Chicano-Jarocho group based in East Los Angeles, performs on on the Downtown Concert Series on November 6 from 5:30-6:45pm. The concert takes place in front of the Polk State JD Alexander Center in Lake Wales. Cambalache, meaning exchange, is a Chicano-Jarocho group based in East Los Angeles. Founded in 2007 and led by César Castro (sonero, […]

Lakeland Groups Create Self-Guided Art Walk

Lakeland Art Walk

By Lance Ferguson, reprinted with permission from The Ledger. Guests at Hyatt Place or anyone who loves art can now take a self-guided tour around downtown Lakeland in Platform Art’s Public Art Walk. “We teamed up with the Hyatt Place (adjacent to The Lakeland Center) to encourage visitors to walk downtown and then to encourage […]

Bassoonist Extraordinaire

 (Faculty Artist Series) FREE ADMISSION! Featuring Fernando Traba, Bassoon Wednesday, November 12, 2014 – 7:30 p.m. Principal bassoonist with the Sarasota Orchestra, Fernando Traba is a consummate chamber musician, orchestra player, and soloist. Tonight’s performance of works for bassoon will reflect the versatility and appeal of this mysterious instrument – as well as the diversity […]

FSC Celebrates Grand Opening of Wynee Warden Dance Studio

fdt dance

The public is invited to attend a FREE event on the Florida Southern College Festival of Fine Arts. “An Evening of Classical Ballet” features audience favorites from the classical ballet repertoire on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 7:30 pm in Branscomb Auditorium. In celebration of the grand opening of the Wynee Warden Dance Studio, please join FSC for an exclusive […]

THE VIOLIN ARTISTRY OF RIMMA!

THE VIOLIN ARTISTRY OF RIMMA! Faculty Artist Series – FREE ! featuring Rimma Bergeron-Langlois, Violin Thursday, January 29, 2015 – 7:30 p.m. Last season, Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra concertmaster and violin virtuoso Rimma Bergeron-Langlois stunned the audience with a breathtaking artistic performance in her Faculty Artist Series debut. By popular demand, she returns this season with […]

JAZZ FACULTY CONCERT

THE FSC JAZZ FACULTY COLLECTIVE IN CONCERT Faculty Artist Series – FREE! Tuesday, March 24, 2015 – 7:30 p.m. This newest Florida Southern College faculty ensemble made its debut in last season’s Festival of Fine Arts event, A Faculty Showcase, Edition 2014, and was an immediate hit. All formidable jazz musicians in their own right, […]

Cambalache, a Chicano-Jarocho Group, Performs Concert in Lake Wales

Cambalache

November 6 from 5:30-6:45pm, Cambalache, a Chicano-Jarocho group based in East Los Angeles, performs on on the Downtown Concert Series. The concert takes place in front of the Polk State JD Alexander Center in Lake Wales. Cambalache, meaning exchange, is a Chicano-Jarocho group based in East Los Angeles. Founded in 2007 and led by César Castro (sonero, maestro […]

Fall for Art: Art to Wear Artisans Market

Art to Wear

Time: Noon-8 p.m. Admission: Free Your favorite jewelers and artists are back to dazzle you with their unique creations. It’s a great opportunity to buy a wonderful, hand-crafted present for someone special in your life — or for yourself! Tea at 2: Enjoy an afternoon of melodies, tea and dessert as you visit with the artisans […]

Fall for Art Festival 2014

Fall for Art Festival

Polk Museum of Art proudly presents the second annual Fall for Art Festival, a series of events that highlights the work of emerging artists from Central Florida and encourages art collecting. The schedule includes: Thursday, November 13 Art to Wear: Artisans Market Time: Noon-8 p.m. Admission: Free Your favorite jewelers and artists are back to […]

Festival of Wreaths

Festival of Wreaths

Celebrate the holidays in Neo-classic style and elegance at the Polk County History Center. The 1908 Courthouse has been the heart of Polk County for more than 100 years and remains a symbol of the rich cultural heritage of the community. The courthouse is resplendent this season, with holiday programs and activities all offered free […]

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