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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on February 23rd, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, General, Nature, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA FEBRUARY 23 – MARCH 4 Find a complete listing for March and April events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 24 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Historic Lake Mirror Tours • Lakeland – The story starts during the horse and buggy days when people hitched their horses up at Munn […]

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Get Outside! It’s Florida Hiking Trails Month

Posted on February 18th, 2015 by

Categories: General, Nature

February is Florida Hiking Trails Month, so to celebrate we headed to Marshall Hampton Reserve, Circle B Bar Reserve’s lesser known (though wildly popular in the equestrian community) neighbor. Visitors have two main multi-use trail options at Marshall Hampton Reserve. Both trails begin at the parking area off of Thornhill Road, just south of SR […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on February 16th, 2015 by

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

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA FEBRUARY 16-25, 2015 Find a complete listing February and March events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 13 – TUESDAY, MARCH 31 RussMatt Central Florida Collegiate Baseball Invitational • Lake Myrtle Sports Park, Chain O’ Lakes Complex, Henley Field, Lake Bonny Park – A total of 290 NAIA, JUCO, Division […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on February 9th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, General, Nature, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA FEBRUARY 9-18, 2015 Find a complete listing February and March events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM Book Club at Polk County History Center • Bartow – The book club meets on the first and second Tuesdays of each month, from 12:15 p.m. – […]

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February Events at Circle B Bar Reserve

Posted on February 3rd, 2015 by

Categories: Event, General, Nature

Polk’s Nature Discovery Center at Circle B Bar Reserve offers a variety of nature based activities for all ages. You do not want to miss out on any of the fun family friendly activities that we have planned for you. Sign up for a tram tour, a workshop, Nature Fun Day or just get outdoors […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on February 2nd, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, General, Nature

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA FEBRUARY 2-11, 2015 Find a complete listing February and March events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   MONDAY, FEBRUARY 2 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Sister Cities Visual Arts Exhibit at Harrison • Lakeland – Harrison School for the Arts is proud to be hosting the “Sister Cities International” art exhibit beginning […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on January 26th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, Nature, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA JANUARY 26 – FEBRUARY 4, 2015 Find a complete listing February and March events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   MONDAY, JANUARY 26 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM FPC Performing Arts Series • Lakeland – The Grammy Award winning group Chanticleer will again grace the sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church to […]

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UF/IFAS and Bok Tower Gardens are Partnering

Posted on January 8th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, Nature

UF/IFAS and Bok Tower Gardens are partnering to teach a new generation about plants, gardening and the environment. Among the music of carillon bells, beneath a lush oak canopy, a new partnership is emerging between the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Extension and historic Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales. The […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on January 5th, 2015 by

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

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA JANUARY 5-13, 2015 Find a complete listing January and February events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. Book Club Date: Tuesday, January 6 Venue: Polk County History Center, Bartow – The book club meets on the first and second Tuesdays of each month for book discussion. – The upcoming Book Club discussion will […]

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Circle B Bar Reserve Events in January

Posted on December 31st, 2014 by

Categories: Event, Nature

Polk’s Nature Discovery Center at Circle B Bar Reserve offers a variety of nature based activities for all ages. You do not want to miss out on any of the fun family friendly activities they have planned for December. Sign up for a tram tour, a workshop and our Nature Fun Day or just get […]

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