Five: Art Gallery Reception

Reception highlighting artworks by visual art students from Polk County that scored a FIVE at the 2018 Advanced Placement assessment.

Exhibit Reception: Hispanic Heritage Month – Jesus Nieves

HeartMath® in the Galleries

Come learn more about how an intuitive heart guides you to Stress Free Living in the calming and inviting space of our galleries. During these quarterly sessions,  Kelly Andrews teaches basic emotional tracking techniques and simple breathing practices that will help shift your inner state to one of peace and stillness even in the midst of […]

Rick Martin’s Tricky Dog Show

Seating is limited. First come first served. For children ages 6 and up with a parent/guardian.

Classic Albums Live 2018 Summer Series

Lakeland, FL – Classic Albums Live returns to the RP Funding Center with five iconic album performances for the 2018 Summer series. The Series Pass goes on sale on March 1 at 9:30 a.m. The RP Funding Center’s Summer Series will feature Fleetwood Mac “Rumours” on May 20 at 7 p.m., Queen “A Night at […]

Spiritus Piano Trio

Southeastern University’s faculty trio showcases their impressive talents. Adults $5, Students $3

Platform Kids!

We showcase talent from elementary, middle, and high school students from throughout Polk County every year! Featuring visual, digital and performance piece. This year, we’ll also be displaying High School students work that submitted to our Linemen Sculpture Project! W H O Platform Kids and My Lakeland Electric W H E N Sunday, 2/11/2018 from 5-7:30pm […]

Senior Visual Art Exhibit Reception

Reception on February 9th celebrates the best of visual arts from the Class of 2017. The senior showcase is on exhibit at Polk Museum of Art through March 11.

Ryan White, author – Jimmy Buffett: A Good Life All the Way

Singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett scuffed around New Orleans, washed out of the Nashville scene, and found refuge among the artists, shrimpers, and genuine characters at the end of the road in Key West. Music critic Ryan White describes how Buffett found his voice and eventually brought to life the song that would launch Parrot Head nation: […]

Carillon & Chorale Concert

BokTower_032913_152(by Chad Baumer)

Enjoy an hour-long carillon concert with a live choir from Harrison School for the Arts. Included in general admission.

Polk Arts Alliance

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