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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on July 21st, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Dining, Event, General, Nature, Shopping, Sports, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA JULY 21-29, 2014 Find a complete listing of July and August events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. Historic Lake Mirror Tour Date: Tuesday, July 22 Venue: Downtown Lakeland – Learn about the horse and buggy of Downtown Lakeland in this free monthly walking tour. Moonlight with Moths at Circle B Date: Wednesday, July […]

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Sponsorship Applications for Arts, Culture and Heritage Funding Now Being Accepted

Posted on July 14th, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Uncategorized

A supplemental application process for fiscal year 2014-2015 arts, cultural and heritage event sponsorships is now open (covering events taking place October 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015). In addition to the original sponsorship application period, which was held in January, the Tourist Development Council (TDC) has opened up a supplemental application period for new […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on July 14th, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Dining, Event, Nature, Shopping, Sports, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA JULY 14-22, 2014 Find a complete listing of July and August events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. Lunch & Learn Lecture Series Date: Tuesday, July 15 Venue: Polk County History Center, Bartow – The Polk County History Center invites guests to bring lunch and listen to a guest speaker on the third Tuesday of […]

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Top 25 Things To Do in Downtown Lakeland

Posted on July 10th, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Dining, Event, General, Nature, Shopping

We’re reviving and updating an old list of the Top 25 Things To Do in Downtown Lakeland, originally published back in 2009. The original list was published by the Downtown Lakeland Partnership, and we’ll create a few more for other cities in Polk County. Even if you’ve lived in the area for a long time, […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on July 7th, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Dining, Event, Nature, Shopping, Sports, Uncategorized, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA JULY 7-15, 2014 Find a complete listing of July and August events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. Book Club at Polk County History Center Date: Tuesday, July 8 Venue:  Polk County History Center, Bartow – Join the Polk County History Center on the first and second Tuesday monthly for […]

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July Activities at Explorations V Children’s Museum

Posted on July 2nd, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Event, Upcoming

Summer is here, and we know it’s pretty HOT. If you have little ones, head to Explorations V Children’s Museum for fun activities and ice cold air conditioning. Explorations V is located at 109 North Kentucky Avenue in Downtown Lakeland. Check out the schedule below. Magic Monday All sessions include music, story time, an activity […]

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July Exhibitions & Events at PMoA

Posted on July 1st, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Event, Upcoming

EXHIBITIONS Terra Incognita: Photographs of America’s Third Coast Through September 13 On loan from the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, La., this exhibition is a photographic project of 15 years’ duration (1991-2006) by nationally recognized photographer and author Richard Sexton. Latin for “unknown land,” “Terra Incognita” consists of 57 black-and-white photographs of […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Dining, Event, Nature, Shopping, Sports, Uncategorized, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA JUNE 30- JULY 8, 2014 Find a complete listing of June and July events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. Red, White & Kaboom Date: Thursday, July 3 Venue:  Lake Mirror, Lakeland – Celebrate the fourth of July downtown at Lakeland’s annual “Red, White &  Kaboom” event where you’ll find live music from D.A. Smith & […]

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PSC Voices of the People Concert This Saturday

Posted on June 25th, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Event

The Polk State College Voices of the People inaugural summer concert will present the solo recital of violist Carl St. Jacques on Saturday, June 28th, at 7:00 p.m., at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation, at 3140 Troy Ave., Lakeland. Free and open to the public, the concert will present the 20th Century works of Max Reger, […]

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Kick Off Party to Restore Gram Parsons’ Music Venue June 28

Posted on June 24th, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Event, Upcoming

Main Street Winter Haven, Inc. presents Gram Parsons Cosmic Revival at Derry Down on June 28, from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. This is the kick off to their Derry Down Project to restore Gram Parsons’ music venue in Historic Downtown Winter Haven. This is a FREE community event. Come learn about the project and […]

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