Art+Food Offers a New Way to Experience the Museum

art+food

The second art party in Polk Museum of Art’s new Art+ series is going to spice things up with some competition. Local restaurants will try to create the most delicious Asian fusion dish around at Art+Food, set for 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, January 23, at the Museum. Tickets are $10 for members and $15 […]

Ladies Night Downtown

Main Street Winter Haven presents Ladies Night Out Downtown Winter Haven, Thursday Night SEPTEMBER 6. This is a FREE event, come to the corner of 4th Street and Central and grab a map of 17 participating downtown business who will be open from 5:30-8:30 offering shopping, dining and cocktail specials! RSVP to save your spot […]

Kitchen Kids

Thursdays, 10:30am. Kids explore culinary arts and learn how to blend flavors and prepare food. Explorations V Children’s Museum programs are designed to focus on a particular learning style and/or developmental level and have fun themes that rotate monthly. Explorations V Children’s Museum delivers educator-directed programming daily as part of general admission or museum membership.

Cracker Culture: Florida Pioneer Dinner & Swamp Cabbage

Bok Food

Jan 30, 6-8pm. Learn about Florida history and enjoy a traditional “cracker” meal. Florida pioneer Clayton Woodard demonstrates how to harvest and prepare a uniquely native Florida dish made from our state tree: Swamp Cabbage. Chef Fulwood creates a traditional meal featuring swamp cabbage and dishes from our delicious past. Meal served with iced water, […]

Plant-Based Pizza Pie & Antipasto Dinner

Bok Food

Jan 31 from 6-8pm at Bok Tower Gardens. A part of Veggie Fest. Master turning nuts into vegan cheese and watch how we make vegan pizza in an outdoor pizza oven AND on the grill. Enjoy a bountiful plant-based antipasto meal and sip a vegan wine. Registration required. $55 members/$65 nonmembers.

Fly Into the Gardens: Spain

Fly into the Gardens: Spain

On February 8 from Noon – 2:30pm, enjoy live Latin music with SON2 on the Blue Palmetto Cafe Terrace. Included with general admission or membership. Complement your experience with Chef Fulwood’s herb marinated, grilled skirt steak with chimichurri sauce, Spanish rice and beans. Meal is $20 per person, plus tax. Members receive 10% discount.

Fly Into the Gardens: United Kingdom

Fly Into the Gardens: United Kingdom

On March 7 from Noon – 2:30pm, enjoy live music on the Blue Palmetto Cafe Terrace with Rich Mistretta. Included with general admission or membership. Complement your experience with Chef Fulwood’s Chicken Tikka Masala over jasmine rice with naan bread at $20 per person, plus tax. Members receive a 10% discount.

CANCELLED Fly Into the Gardens: Celtic Celebration

Fly Into the Gardens: Celtic Celebration

On March 17 from Noon – 2:30pm, enjoy live music with Mrs. Murphy’s Chowder. Included with general admission or membership. Complement our live music experience with Chef Fulwood’s corned beef sandwich with roasted potato wedges. Meal is $12 per person, plus tax. Members receive 10% discount.

SUSPENDED: Kitchen Kids

Thursdays, 10:30am. Kids explore culinary arts and learn how to blend flavors and prepare food. Explorations V Children’s Museum programs are designed to focus on a particular learning style and/or developmental level and have fun themes that rotate monthly. Explorations V Children’s Museum delivers educator-directed programming daily as part of general admission or museum membership.

Polk Arts Alliance

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