Chagall: Stories into Dreams
This extraordinary show of Marc Chagall’s work will be the only one of its kind in Florida and the only one in the country that pairs his Fables of La Fontaine etchings (1952) with his Story of Exodus lithographs (1966). Sept. 29 - Jan. 6. Polk Museum of Art (863) 688-7743.
30th Annual Carols in the Park
Dec. 1, 10am-9pm, South Central Park in Winter Haven. Artisans, specialty food vendors, local choral groups will gather to kick off the holiday season. With a special Candy Cane Corner for children of all ages! Kids will enjoy FREE pictures with Santa Claus, a take-home holiday craft, and a bounce house.
Florida Tropics are back!
Dec. 1, 14, 22 and 29th at the RP Funding Center. Our hometown major arena soccer league team!
Glitter, Glisten & Snow
Dec. 1, 6-9pm, Lake Eva Park in Haines City. From the popular snow slide, to flakes falling from the sky there will be plenty of SNOW! Performances on stage include local school groups, and community groups. We also offer free activities and crafts for families to participate in. Santa will be there!
The Harlem Globetrotters
Dec. 4, 7pm at the RP Funding Center. Celebrating 92 iconic years of basketball artistry, side-splitting comedy and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that continues to thrill fans of all ages. The Globetrotters are amazing basketball entertainers and some of the greatest athletes on the planet.
Make it Magical
Dec. 7, 5pm in downtown Lake Wales. Enjoy shopping local artisans, gift wrapping, visits with Santa, cookie decorating with Mrs. Claus, crafts for the children, festive holiday music, delicious food and drink, beautifully decorated trees, creative photo opportunities, and SNOW! Guests will have a map that will list all the vendors, activities and descriptions.
Symphony Guild of Winter Haven Holiday Concert
Dec. 8, 3pm at Champions Church in Winter Haven. Maestro Mark Thielen will lead The Imperial Symphony Orchestra in its return for a fourth consecutive year. Come and enjoy the music of the season! Doors will open at 2:30pm.
Daniel Joiner Trio: A Tribute to Vince Guaraldi
Dec. 14, 7pm at the Lake Wales Arts Center. An evening of Vince Guaraldi classics and reimagined traditional Christmas hymns!
Dec. 15, 10am-1pm at the Visitor Information Center, 101 Adventure Ct. in Davenport. Enjoy snacks, games and crafts -- plus meet that jolly elf himself, Santa! Bring your own camera! Pets donning festive garb are welcome!
Kids Pizza Making
Dec. 29, 10-11am at Bok Tower Gardens. Kids will learn how to make sauce and roll out the dough, top and bake the pizzas in the wood-fired oven. For children ages 8-14 with enough pizza for one adult included.