Concert Under the Stars

Bok Concert Panoramic

The Gardens’ premier outdoor live music event! Concert Under the Stars features annually-changing blue-jazz, pop-grass performances for all ages in a unique festival atmosphere. This year’s concert includes progressive American folk rock and “newgrass” band, The Greencards. Advance: $20 adults. $8 children ages 5-12. Children under 5 admitted free. Day of: $25 per person. $10 […]

Over 55 Show Band: “George, Henry and Harold”

Over 55 Show Band

Polk State Music Jazz Concert

Polk State Music Concert

Learn more about Polk State Music.

Harmonious Fare: Cinco de Mayo

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Enjoy a Mexican fiesta as Latin-themed music plays on the Singing Tower carillon.

Pops by the Lake

Imperial Symphony Orchestra “pops” concert at the Lake Mirror Amphitheatre on the Frances Langford Promenade.

Mayfaire Saturday Night

Mayfaire Saturday Night

A FREE community event celebrating the arts and athletes and is held after the art show closes around the Frances Langford Promenade on Lake Mirror. There will be live music by the Orlando band MPiRE, as well as food and drinks available for purchase. The artist and race award results are announced at approximately 8 p.m. A […]

Mother’s Day Concerts & Plant Sale

Bok Mother's Day

The gates of Bok Tower Gardens will be open for free to all mothers with a day featuring special 30-minute carillon concerts (1pm and 3pm), a plant sale in the Tower & Garden Gift Shop (9am-5pm), and a special lunch in the Blue Palmetto Café.

Shout: The Mod Musical

Shout! The Mod Musical

The songs that made England swing from 1960-1970 chronicling the dawning liberation of women.

Classic Albums Live: Paul McCartney “Band on the Run”

Fans can save 20% by purchasing a summer series pass (includes all five shows) for $100 per person (service charges will apply) that are available for purchase through June 1. After June 1, the series price will be $135. Single tickets for each performance go on sale Friday, April 11 and can be purchased for […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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