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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on March 2nd, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, General, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA MARCH 2 – 11 Find a complete listing for March and April events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org.   MONDAY, MARCH 2 1:05 PM – 3:00 PM Detroit Tigers Spring Training • Lakeland – The 2015 spring season marks the Tigers 79th season at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, extending the longest-standing […]

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Citizens Bank & Trust Lake Wales Arts Festival Returns for 44th Year

Posted on February 10th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, Upcoming

Now in its 44th year, the critically acclaimed Citizens Bank & Trust Lake Wales Arts Festival attracts thousands of visitors each year to the shores of Lake Wailes with both free admission and parking from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 28 and Sunday, March 1. “This is ideal opportunity to add to […]

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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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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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30 Central Florida Events to Attend in 2015

Posted on December 30th, 2014 by

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

The new year is upon us, and it’s the time of the year when we are all making our new year resolutions. Make a resolution to get out and explore some of the great events that Central Florida has to offer, whether you are a resident or are planning a visit in 2015. Here are 30 […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on December 22nd, 2014 by

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

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA DECEMBER 22-30, 2014 Find a complete listing December and January events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. Historic Lake Mirror Tour Date: Tuesday, December 23 Venue: Downtown Lakeland – Join the monthly walking tour to learn about the history of Downtown Lakeland and how the Loggia came about. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical […]

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Local Favorites Highlights the 20th Anniversary Holiday Home Tour at Pinewood Estate

Posted on December 12th, 2014 by

Categories: Attractions, Event, General

The holidays have arrived, and what better way to celebrate than at Bok Tower Gardens and their 20th Anniversary Holiday Home Tour at Pinewood Estate? This annual experience is a tradition to many and can be found in Central Florida’s own Lake Wales. The historic Pinewood Estate found on the grounds of Bok Tower Gardens […]

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Soaking Up the Local Culture

Posted on December 8th, 2014 by

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

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA DECEMBER 8-16, 2014 Find a complete listing December and January events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. First Presbyterian Church Performing Arts Series The Glory of Christmas Date: Monday, December 8 Venue: First Presbyterian Church, Lakeland – The sanctuary will swell with the magnificent music of the Christmas season when the choirs of First Presbyterian […]

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Make It Magical Returns to Lake Wales

Posted on December 3rd, 2014 by

Categories: Arts, Event

The Lake Wales Arts Council will present the third annual Make It Magical holiday extravaganza from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 5 with the new theme, “The Grinch.” “Downtown Lake Wales will be transformed into Who-ville with a professional actor starring as the Grinch,” says Barbara Connor, Council vice-president, who helped create the […]

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