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August Exhibitions & Events at Polk Museum of Art

Posted on July 22nd, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Attractions, Event, Upcoming

Discover one of Florida’s top ten art museums. With a diverse exhibition schedule, dynamic event calendar, and comprehensive educational programming, you will find Polk Museum of Art in Lakeland is truly more than an art museum. EXHIBITIONS Destinations in Painting: The Kasten Collection Through December 6 Alex and Barbara Kasten have been collecting art for […]

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Soaking up the Local Culture

Posted on July 13th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, Sports, Uncategorized, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA July 13 – July 22 Find a complete listing for July and August events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. This Week’s Events MONDAY, JULY 13 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Lakeland Flying Tigers · Lakeland -Lakeland Flying Tigers is celebrating their 50th season of baseball. Join them for […]

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Soaking up the Local Culture

Posted on July 6th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, Music, Shopping, Sports, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA June 6 – July 15 Find a complete listing for July and August events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. This Week’s Events TUESDAY, JULY 7 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Timeout Tuesday · Auburndale -The City of Auburndale Parks and Recreation Department wants you to take a time […]

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Soaking up the Local Culture

Posted on June 29th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, Music, Sports, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA June 29 – July 8 Find a complete listing for July and August events taking place in Polk County at VisitCentralFlorida.org. This Week’s Events MONDAY, JUNE 29 – TUESDAY, JUNE 30 Lakeland Flying Tigers · Lakeland – Lakeland Flying Tigers is celebrating their 50th season of baseball. Join them for […]

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July Exhibitions & Events at Polk Museum of Art

Posted on June 25th, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event

EXHIBITIONS Destinations in Painting: The Kasten Collection July 7-December 6 Alex and Barbara Kasten have been collecting art for decades. This exhibition celebrates one of their most cherished collecting focuses: 19th-century academic painting. These 33 works of art, dating from the 1860s to the 1920s, represent the breadth of the Kasten Collection and offer audiences […]

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Art+Summer Offers ’80s-Style Fun at PMOA

Posted on June 3rd, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event

Break out your jellies, spandex and acid wash jeans! We’re celebrating summer ’80s-style at the Polk Museum of Art with a throwback one-night art camp for adults. Art+Summer will be Friday, June 19, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Museum. Tickets are $10 for PMoA members and $15 for non-members. Purchase tickets in advance […]

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Lakeland Art Museum will No Longer Charge Admission

Posted on April 30th, 2015 by

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Polk Museum of Art will no longer charge admission, effective today, thanks to two new institutional partners. “We stand among the many institutions, large and small, finding ways to remove barriers to access,” said Claire Orologas, executive director of Polk Museum of Art. “As a Smithsonian Affiliate museum, we are proud to follow their example […]

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April Exhibitions & Events at Polk Museum of Art

Posted on April 2nd, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, Upcoming

EXHIBITIONS African American Art Since 1950: Perspectives from the David C. Driskell Center March 21-June 27 Organized by the David C. Driskell Center for the Study of the Visual Arts and Culture of African Americans and the African Diaspora at the University of Maryland, this exhibition couples works by renowned artists such as Romare Bearden, […]

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Vote for your Favorite Outdoor Sculpture in Lakeland during April’s First Friday Festivities

Posted on April 1st, 2015 by

Categories: Arts, Event, Upcoming

Join the City of Lakeland on Friday, April 3rd as they celebrate the addition of 10 new sculptures, which are part of the 15th Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition. Lakeland, Winter Haven and now Sebring, are participating with the installation of new art, which will be on display for one year. The sculptures are displayed […]

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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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