It’s Spring Training time! Watch the Grapefruit League play at the Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland. Schedule of games and more info at mlb.com/tigers/schedule/2020-02
Presented by Citizens Bank & Trust, this will take place on Saturday, March 7th from 11am - 4pm at Central Park in Downtown Winter Haven. Get ready for a day full of fun, games, entertainment, balloons, face painting and so much more! Free family-friendly fun!
25TH SILVER ANNIVERSARY CHAMPAGNE & SHAMROCKS
March 7th, 5:30pm at Nora Mayo Hall. Featuring The Florida Lakes Orchestra in concert Conducted by Michael J. Garasi. A benefit for the Symphony Guild of Winter Haven, Inc. a 501(c)3. Purchase tickets at CentralFloridaTix.com
JACK WILKINS: SOUL STATION LIVE
March 7, 6pm at the Lake Wales Arts Center. GRAMMY-nominated saxophonist Jack Wilkins will take center stage for his tribute to the life and music of Jazz legend Hank Mobley. Mr. Wilkins will be performing the landmark recording “Soul Station” in its entirety. lakewalesartscouncil.org
March 11 & 12 at The Ritz Theatre in Winter Haven. Cityworks provides a platform for sharing knowledge, stories, ideas, and projects with a focus on strengthening cities of all sizes. Attendees will represent communities from across the state of Florida. The conference continues with networking opportunities at night. Mainstreetwh.com
ST. PATRICK’S DAY CELEBRATION
March 17, 5:30-7:30pm at Central Park. Performances by Lochlann Irish Band and the Central Florida Irish Dance School. Food trucks, green beer (and wine) plus free kids games and crafts! Watch for the roaming bagpiper! mainstreetwh.com
PUTT PUTT PUB
March 21, 10am at the Apple Lounge. Putt Putt Pub is a miniature golf tournament benefiting the Women’s Resource Center. The course spans nine local bars and restaurants. There are cash prizes for the top teams and participants are encouraged to dress up to win the best dressed award. www.puttputtpubwh.com
SLOW ROLL & SKI SHOW
March 21, 4:30pm. Meet at The Bike Shop of Winter Haven. “Slow Roll” through the city of Winter Haven taking a path highlighting cities murals, parks, and new developments. Stop to watch the Cypress Gardens Water Ski show. Slow Roll back through town to Grove Roots Brewery. Family-friendly and free. More info on FB@slowrollskishow
CENTRAL PARK ART FESTIVAL
March 21 & 22 in Central Park. A 2-day juried competition festival showcases paintings, sculptures, mixed media artwork, handcrafted jewelry, artisan glass crafts, wood carving and more. A hands-on art center, presented by Polk State College, has been curated especially for kids. Ridgeart.org
LAKELAND PUNK ROCK FLEA MARKET: VOLUME TRES!
March 29, noon-6pm at Swan Brewing. Kid-friendly and pet-friendly punk rock market, extra food trucks, punk rock bands and all of your punk rock friends! More info on FB @LakelandPunkFlea Shop, hang out and be punk rock!