88th Annual Easter Sunrise Service at Bok Tower Gardens April 20

Easter Sunrise Service, Scott Banks, 2010

A longstanding tradition, Bok Tower Gardens will present its 88th Annual Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday, April 20 at 7 a.m. with free admission from 6 to 8 a.m. More than 2,000 visitors are expected to attend the service as the early morning mist clears and the sun rises atop Iron Mountain. Handicapped parking, shuttle […]





Moonlight Carillon Concert

Bok Tower Sunset w-moon

Enjoy an hour-long carillon concert by Geert D’hollander. Visitors are encouraged to stroll through the torch-lit pathways and explore the Gardens under the light of the full moon. The Blue Palmetto Café will remain open until the concert begins. Admission begins at 5 p.m.





Flicks in the Garden: Sleepless in Seattle

Sleepless in Seattle

Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan star in this 1993 romantic comedy. The final film in the Spring Flicks series at Bok Tower Gardens.





National Public Gardens Day

National Public Gardens Day (May 9, 2014) is a national day of celebration to raise awareness of America’s public gardens and their important role in promoting environmental stewardship and awareness, plant and water conservation, and education in communities nationwide. Your Bok Tower Gardens membership also allows you into other participating gardens throughout the nation. Visitors […]





Carillon Classic 5k Run/Walk

Presented in partnership with the Dick Pope Polk County Chapter of the FPRA at Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales. Register for the event HERE.





Flicks in the Garden: “Casablanca”

Casablanca

Bogart and Bergman’s classic romantic drama.





Flicks in the Garden: “The Wizard of Oz”







Family Camping Adventure

This event is sold out.





St Patrick’s Day Carillon Concerts

Bok Tower Carillon

Stroll the gardens and enjoy the many shades of green as tunes from Ireland play on the carillon. Included with admission. Performances from 1:00-1:30pm and 3:00-3:30pm.





Sunset Carillon Concert: “St. Patrick’s Day”







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