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.

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.

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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