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Folk Music Planned for Free Lake Wales LIVE Event Jan. 17

The City of Lake Wales Recreation Department will host Lake Wales Live starting at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17. The entertainment will be Back Porch Revival Folk Music. The free event... — Updated 1/14/2020


King's Brass Free Concert Jan. 22

Tim Zimmerman and the King's Brass will be performing in a free concert Wednesday, Jan. 22 at First Baptist Church of Lake Wales. The concert will begin at 6 p.m. at the church,... — Updated 1/8/2020


Little Theatre Production of Single Wide: The Musical Opens Jan. 10

The Lake Wales Little Theatre production of Single Wide: The Musical opens Friday, Jan. 10 for a three weekend run. The play is about Katy, a third generation single mother who... — Updated 1/8/2020


Jazzy Holiday Favorites at Lake Wales Live Dec. 20

The City of Lake Wales Recreation Department will host Lake Wales Live starting at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20. The Jonathan Kaufman Trio will perform a night of jazzy holiday... — Updated 12/18/2019


Bok Tower Gardens Announces Holiday Events Schedule

Experience a holiday tradition that connects the entire family to nature and reignites the creative spirit at Holidays at Bok Tower Gardens. Nature's seasonal beauty provides the... — Updated 12/5/2019


Ritz Theater Hosts Winter Wonderland Dec. 7

The Ritz Theater in Winter Haven will host a Winter Wonderland event Saturday, Dec. 7. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. during Carols in the Park and will feature a picture... — Updated 12/5/2019


Lake Wales Chorale Christmas Concert Dec. 6

Under the new direction of Concert Master Bill Doherty, the Lake Wales Chorale will perform their Christmas Concert Friday, Dec. 6 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Tickets are $5... — Updated 12/5/2019


Historic Cemetery Tour Dec. 7 Focuses on Veterans' Graves

The Polk History Center's monthly cemetery tour Dec. 7 coincides with National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day and will feature a focus on the veterans of World War II interred at the... — Updated 12/5/2019


History Museum Offers Bus Tour Dec. 7

The Lake Wales History Museum is offering a bus tour to explore the community's history from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 7. The new, air-conditioned History Bus will take riders... — Updated 11/27/2019


Florida Transportation History Featured at Museum Speaker Series Nov. 21

The Lake Wales History Museum 2019-20 Speaker Series kicks off Thursday, Nov. 21 with a presentation by Steve Noll about Florida Transportation History: Planes, Trains and... — Updated 11/21/2019


Having Hope at Home Runs Nov. 8-24 at Lake Wales Little Theatre

The Lake Wales Little Theatre's first Season 42 production, Having Hope at Home, opens Friday, Nov. 8 and runs for three weekends. Having Hope at Home is described as a light... — Updated 11/21/2019


Living Out Loud Society Hosting Poet Nov. 21

The Living Out Loud Poet's and Writer's Society Nov. 21 gathering will feature Kenneth J Cody, the author of six anthologies of prose style poetry about living and coping with... — Updated 11/21/2019


Award Winning Tenor Presents "A Night of the Romantics" Concert Nov. 16

Master-vocalist Patrick Muehleise will present "A Night of the Romantics!" Concert starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16 at the Lake Wales Arts Center, 1099 SR 60 East. The... — Updated 11/14/2019


Festival of Wreaths at Polk History Center Nov. 7 through Dec. 12

The Polk County History Center kicks off its annual Festival of Wreaths from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7 with music and a visit from Santa and his elf, who will pose for selfies with... — Updated 11/13/2019


Lake Wales Live Free Music Event Nov. 15

The City of Lake Wales Recreation Department has scheduled its next Lake Wales Live event starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 15. The October event was canceled due to bad weather.... — Updated 11/13/2019


Audition Nov. 11-12 for Upcoming LWLT Production

Auditions for the January Lake Wales Little Theatre production of Single Wide, The Musical will be held at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 11 and 12. Director Rob Fritz is looking for five women... — Updated 11/7/2019


Visitor Center Hosting Family Fall Harvest Festival Nov. 2

Central Florida's Visitor Information Center (CFVIC) will host a Fall Harvest Festival on Saturday, Nov. 2. This FREE, family-friendly event will take place from 8 a.m. until 1... — Updated 10/30/2019


Big Pioneer Days Event Planned Oct. 26-27

The Lake Wales History Museum is planning a larger than ever 44th Annual Pioneer Days Festival Oct. 26-27 in Lake Wailes Park. Admission and parking are free for the heritage celebr... — Updated 10/22/2019


Enjoy Dinner and Solve a Murder Mystery Oct. 19

"Harold" was killed by a speeding sports car, and about 100 Murder Mystery dinner guests are going to try to figure out "whodunnit." It's all part of fun evening Oct. 19 at the Hist... — Updated 10/16/2019


Polk State to Host FallFest Oct. 19

Thousands will trek to Polk State College on Oct. 19 for this year's FallFest, continuing a community tradition that is more than 30 years strong. The Winter Haven Campus will... — Updated 10/16/2019


Lake Wales LIVE Free Music Event Oct. 18

The City of Lake Wales Recreation Department will host the first Lake Wales Live event of the season Friday, Oct. 18. The free event features live music in the park in front of the... — Updated 10/16/2019


Whitney James Jazz Concert Offers Tribute to the Gershwins

The Lake Wales Arts Council will kick off its 2019-2020 Concert Series with jazz vocalist extraordinaire Whitney James and her all-star jazz band for her tribute to George and Ira... — Updated 10/9/2019


Hands-on Family Fun, Airplane Rides Oct. 5 at Wings 'n Things

A family tradition at the SUN 'n FUN Expo Campus, WINGS 'n THINGS has been reimagined. With exciting hands-on activities that introduce tomorrow's technologies, children of all... — Updated 10/2/2019


Monthly Car Show Resumes Saturday, Sept. 20

After a summer break, Lake Wales Main Street resumes its Lake Wales Car Show from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28 in historic downtown Lake Wales. The cars are on display on east... — Updated 9/27/2019


LW FilmSociety to Show Body Painting: The Living Canvas

The new Lake Wales Film Society at Melange will host its inaugural event with two pre-premier screenings of "Body Painting: The Living Canvas," a documentary film by Karyn Finley Th... — Updated 9/25/2019


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