AAUW “ArtEscapes” Tour

A chartered bus tour from Lake Wales to Florida Polytechnic University and Polk Museum of Art.

Evening with Cole Porter

Join the Lake Wales Arts Council for an evening with Charles Troy, a Chicago-based writer and graphic designer, as he enchants us with the music and life of Cole Porter. Mr. Troy gives multi-media presentations all over the country.

Music at Pinewood: Rising Artist Series

Pinewood Estate Front

The Rising Artist Series features up-and-coming artists in the intimate setting of Pinewood Estate. Faculty and hand-picked scholars from Harrison School for the Arts perform a variety of classical programs with piano, strings, woodwinds, guitar and vocals. Harrison School for the Arts provides an opportunity for talented students to develop their artistic and academic abilities […]

Apr 8-11: Jewel of the Ridge Jazz Festival

Jewel of the Ridge Jazz Festival

Polk State College’s Jewel of the Ridge Jazz Festival, an event just two years old but well on its way to becoming a Polk County favorite, will return April 8-11. Scheduled performers include Omar Sosa, a Cuban-born composer, pianist and bandleader whose career includes performances around the world, multiple Grammy nominations and the 2003 Smithsonian […]

Maja Gitana: Music Girl Scholarship Concert

Maja Gitana

This female duo is an exquisite combination of Latin and Gypsy roots. Janine, a passionate violinist, possesses the rare ability to take her listeners on a heartfelt journey. Marianne’s Latin roots add flavor to her gorgeous voice and guitar accompaniment.

Faculty Photography Gallery Exhibit

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

Soiree de Jazz

Lake Wales Arts Council Student Art Show

Showcase of student artworks from Lake Wales area schools at Lake Wales Public Library. Open during regular Library hours.

Polk Arts Alliance

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