Outdoor Jazz Concert

Jewel of the Ridge Jazz Festival Outdoor Concert on the shores of Lake Wailes. Featured performance by the Lao Tizer Quartet at 7:30pm.

Jazz Concert: Florence K

April 8th at 8pm. FREE. French Jazz-pop singer/songwriter strongly influenced by her passion for language. Florence K infuses Spanish, French, English and Portuguese songs with bossa nova, blues, pop and Cuban rhythms. Part of the Jewel of the Ridge Jazz Festival. Polk State College JD Alexander Center, Lake Wales.

“Jazz” Gallery Exhibit

April 6-May 20. FREE. Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8am-5pm. Michael Crews Gallery, Polk State College Lake Wales Arts Center.

Voices of the People: Reconstructing Beauty

April 2, 7-8:30pm. FREE. Derek Menchan, cello and Carl Cranmer, piano perform the works of Rachmaninoff, Chopin and more.

Joyce Seitz Art Exhibit

April 1-30 in the Local Artist Gallery in the Lake Wales Public Library. FREE. Hours: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 9am-6:30pm; Wednesday & Friday, 9am- 5:30pm; Saturday 9am-3pm.

Pinewood Chamber Music Series: Masterworks & Showpieces

March 20 at 5pm. Features music by Ysaye, Paganini and more, with Francisco Salazar Vara, violin, Byron Marc Sean, piano and Derek Menchan, cello. Presented by Lake Wales Arts Council and Bok Tower Gardens. Tickets at $25 each are available through www.boktowergardens.org or 863-734-1222.

“Lilia!” with Libby Skala & musician Steve May

From News@Polk.edu Critically acclaimed writer and performer Libby Skala will once again bring her talents to Polk State College. Skala is scheduled to perform her award-winning one-woman show, “Lilia!,” at Polk State on March 4, 5, 10 and 11. All shows will take place at 7 p.m. at the Polk State Lake Wales Arts Center, […]

Marjory Stoneman Douglas: A Life With the Everglades

March 3. 6:30pm. FREE. Program presented by Dr. Jack Davis. Sponsored by the Florida Humanities Council.

Autumn June

Polk State College Campus Concert Series presents Autumn June, Polk County’s own folk, pop, rock & country singer/songwriter. March 2, 12:30-1:45 pm at the Polk State College JD Alexander Center, Downtown Lake Wales Additional performances take place on March 3, 10:00-10:45 am at Polk State College Winter Haven WLR Patio; and on March 3, 12:30-1:45 pm at the Polk State […]

Oil & Acrylic Paintings by Joe Clantz

On display from March 1-31 in the local artist gallery in the Lake Wales Public Library. Free. Hours: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 9am-6:30pm; Wednesday & Friday, 9am-5:30pm; Saturday 9am-3pm.

Polk Arts Alliance

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