• Ramon Theatre Gala

    Starry Night: Ramon Theater 8th Annual Gala and Inaugural Polk County Artist Hall of Fame Award

    Ramon Theater 8th Annual Gala 15 East Wall Street, Frostproof, FL 33843 presents… Starry Night A Gala Celebrating the Arts Ramon Theater’s most prestigious event of the year September 27, 2014 6:30 PM – Social • 7:00 PM – Program • Sheriff Grady Judd Honorary Guest Emcee • Enjoy an evening of entertainment which will […]

  • Kids Tag Art Dog

    KIDS TAG ART Kicks Off 9TH Year in Polk County

    Southern Homes Returns as Major Sponsor of Kids Tag Art for 4th Year Bartow, Florida / PR Free/ July 28, 2014 Joe Tedder, Tax Collector for Polk County recently presented a $34,293 check to the Polk County School Board, on behalf of Kids Tag Art, a 5th grade school art project created and hosted by […]

  • HCCT Logo

    Auditions for HCCT Kids “Waking Sleeping Beauty”

    HCCT Kids, a division of Haines City Community Theatre announces auditions for their upcoming performance of “Waking Sleeping Beauty” by Ross Mihalko and Donna Swift, directed by Jennifer Tesso.  This will replace the originally scheduled performance of “The Snow Queen” running December 12-14th. Auditions will be held at the theatre, located at 303 Ledwith Ave. in Haines City on Saturday, September […]

  • Elia Russinoff, "Design Proposal: Two Door Sports Car," 1953.

    September Exhibits and Events at Polk Museum of Art

    EXHIBITIONS Future Retro: Drawings from the Great Age of the American Automobile September 20-December 6 This exhibition showcases the beauty and ingenuity of American automotive design during the decades following World War II, a landmark period in car styling, through more than 100 drawings from the collection of Frederick A. Sharf. An eclectic mix of […]

  • Museum Day Live

    Free Admission: Museum Day Live! Visit on September 27

    Explorations V Children’s Museum and Bok Tower Gardens will offer free admission to visitors presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket on that day. Tickets are available to download at www.smithsonian.com/museumdaylive. One ticket per is permitted per household per email address. Each ticket is good for admission for two visitors and must be relinquished upon admission to […]

  • Civil War Exhibit

    Exhibits Coinciding with the 150th Anniversary of the American Civil War

    Two Polk County History Center Civil War Exhibits continue through April 2015. “Defending the Boundaries of Wilderness,” examines how men from Polk County fought on both sides of the Civil War. Uncover the histories of the Cow Cavalry, the South Florida Bulldogs, Union troops, and Colored Units who lived, fought, or settled in Polk County. “Living on the […]

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    Art-i-facts Magazine Aug-Oct 2014

    The August – October (Season Preview) issue of Art-i-facts Magazine is on the street. Deliveries should be completed by Friday, August 1. View the magazine full-screen online by clicking on the image below. The print edition of Art-i-facts Magazine is available at Polk Museum of Art, The Lakeland Center, Outpost 27, Chambers of Commerce in Lakeland, Lake […]

Events

  1. Mary Poppins

    September 21
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Thurs-Sun thru Oct 12
  2. Princess Whatsername

    September 21
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 28, 2014
  3. Scholastic Book Fair

    September 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    M-S, 9am-5:30pm. Closed on Sunday.

Press Releases

Polk Museum of Art

Fall Art Classes at Polk Museum of Art

Fall Art Classes October 13 – November 22 Fees: Vary; registration is required Polk Museum of Art will offer art classes for students of all ages and experience levels from October 13 – November 22. Pre-registration is required. Fees vary by class. Weekly classes (meeting Monday or Tuesday evenings or Saturday mornings) for adults and teens include […]

Ramon Theatre Gala

Starry Night: Ramon Theater 8th Annual Gala and Inaugural Polk County Artist Hall of Fame Award

Ramon Theater 8th Annual Gala 15 East Wall Street, Frostproof, FL 33843 presents… Starry Night A Gala Celebrating the Arts Ramon Theater’s most prestigious event of the year September 27, 2014 6:30 PM – Social • 7:00 PM – Program • Sheriff Grady Judd Honorary Guest Emcee • Enjoy an evening of entertainment which will […]

Kids Tag Art Dog

KIDS TAG ART Kicks Off 9TH Year in Polk County

Southern Homes Returns as Major Sponsor of Kids Tag Art for 4th Year Bartow, Florida / PR Free/ July 28, 2014 Joe Tedder, Tax Collector for Polk County recently presented a $34,293 check to the Polk County School Board, on behalf of Kids Tag Art, a 5th grade school art project created and hosted by […]

Explorations V

21st Annual Denis L. Fontaine Children’s Classic Golf Tournament

The 21st Annual Denis L. Fontaine Children’s Classic Golf Tournament to benefit Explorations V Children’s Museum will be held on Monday, October 27, 2014 at the Lone Palm Golf Club. Lunch and registration and driving range/putting green will run from 10:30 am to 12 noon, with a shotgun start at 12:00 p.m. The tournament will follow […]

HCCT Logo

Auditions for HCCT Kids “Waking Sleeping Beauty”

HCCT Kids, a division of Haines City Community Theatre announces auditions for their upcoming performance of “Waking Sleeping Beauty” by Ross Mihalko and Donna Swift, directed by Jennifer Tesso.  This will replace the originally scheduled performance of “The Snow Queen” running December 12-14th. Auditions will be held at the theatre, located at 303 Ledwith Ave. in Haines City on Saturday, September […]

Elia Russinoff, "Design Proposal: Two Door Sports Car," 1953.

September Exhibits and Events at Polk Museum of Art

EXHIBITIONS Future Retro: Drawings from the Great Age of the American Automobile September 20-December 6 This exhibition showcases the beauty and ingenuity of American automotive design during the decades following World War II, a landmark period in car styling, through more than 100 drawings from the collection of Frederick A. Sharf. An eclectic mix of […]