Downtown Concert Series: Latin guitarist Marc E

PSC Fine Arts

On the steps of the Polk State JD Alexander Center in Lake Wales.

Boktoberfest Plant Sale

Grab your lederhosen and join Bok Tower Gardens for the 7th Annual Boktoberfest Plant Sale on Saturday & Sunday, October 17-18 from 8am to 5pm. Enjoy over 45 plant vendors, live German entertainment, clown shows, German food, craft beers, tree climbing, children’s activities, petting zoo, live carillon music, guest speakers, and much, much more! Boktoberfest […]

Downtown Concert Series: Folk musician, Kristin Andreassen

A skilled guitarist and fiddler, Andreassen is also well-known for her lyrical prowess, having been described by The New Yorker as “inventive” and by The Boston Globe as “Sublime. Like a watercolor painting set to music.” Drawing her inspiration from American folk music, Andreassen played with stringband Uncle Earl and toured with the Appalachian clogging […]

Concert with Folk Musician, Kristin Andreassen

A skilled guitarist and fiddler, Andreassen is also well-known for her lyrical prowess, having been described by The New Yorker as “inventive” and by The Boston Globe as “Sublime. Like a watercolor painting set to music.” Drawing her inspiration from American folk music, Andreassen played with stringband Uncle Earl and toured with the Appalachian clogging […]

Jazz Jam Session with Victoria de Lissovoy & Charlie “Topp” Hines

Faculty Photography Gallery Exhibit

Exhibit runs November 2 – December 10, 2015 Gallery hours are Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm

Downtown Concert Series: “Tru L3gacy

Downtown Lake Wales. Many have compared the sound of Tru L3gacy to best-selling R&B group, “Boyz II Men”.  Tru L3gacy’s fresh generic sound is taking the industry by storm as they travel all over the U.S. creating a huge fan base.

Mixed Media Artist Amanda Sheahan

Local artists are featured in a gallery at the Lake Wales Public Library. On exhibit in November are artworks by mixed media artist. Library hours are: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday from 9am-6:30pm Wednesday & Friday from 9am-5:30pm Saturday from 9am-3pm

Gardens & Groves by Blair Updike

On exhibit in the Visitor’s Center at Bok Tower Gardens from 9am-5pm, October 16, 2015 through January 14, 2016. Updike shares her love of blue skies, gardens and groves, twisted trees, and the way light plays across the meadows and bays. Year-long Admission Annual Membership Starting at $45  Purchasing an annual membership to Bok Tower Gardens […]

Artist Reception

November 5th meet-the-artist reception for “Garden & Groves,” oil paintings by local artist Blair Updike, on exhibit in the Visitor’s Center from October 16, 2015 through January 14, 2016. Meet the artist, Blair Updike, and share her love of blue skies, gardens and groves, twisted trees, and the way light plays across meadows and bays. […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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