GRB’S ROOTS RUN CLUB
Every Thursday, 6pm at Grove Roots Brewing. Offering 2 routes, 1.5 miles or 3 miles, longer if you want. Run/Walk around Downtown Winter Haven for the perfect after-work active social! $20 for a Roots Run Club shirt gets you a discount on beer for the day of the run!
VISION BOARD AND SOUND BOWL SESSION
Jan. 4, 2-5pm at Inside Out Yoga. Amy Hilton and Buffy LaRoux will be your guides in creating intentionally for 2020. Participants will be guided through exercises and a crystal bowl meditation geared toward self-reflection and personal desires. All vision board materials are provided. It is helpful if participants bring a pair of scissors. $60. ioyogastudio.com
I LOVE YOU, YOU’RE PERFECT
Jan. 9 - 26 at Theatre Winter Haven. A witty musical revue that tackles modern love in all its forms. From the perils and pitfalls of the first date to marriage, children, and the twilight years of life. Set in the modern world and told in a series of vignettes and songs. Days & hours vary. 863-294-7469 theatrewinterhaven.com
WINTER HAVEN FARMERS MARKET
Jan. 11, 9am - 1pm at the NE corner of Third St. & Ave. C SW in Winter Haven. The Market will feature a wide variety of farmers, unusual food trucks, artisan food vendors, plants, and a sprinkling of crafts. Every Saturday from January 11 - May 16, 2020. More info on FB@winterhavenfarmersmarket
PAINT & PINTS
Jan. 14, 7pm at Union Taproom. Enjoy a brew (or two) while Canvas Creations With Sheila Vertoli leads you in a guided painting class. Create a “CHEERS TO THE NEW YEAR” canvas while sipping with friends! Painting Class: $35 - Includes all supplies. Tickets on eventbrite.
FARM TO TABLE DINNER WITH CHEF AMY FREEZE “FIRE AND ICE”
Jan. 16, 6-8pm at Bok Tower Gardens. Chef Amy Freeze celebrates opposites: hot & cold, sweet & spicy. Menu includes sweet & spicy pickles, orange cognac salad, espresso rubbed skirt steak & more. Purchase ticket in advance. $50 members/$60 non-members. 863-734-1222. boktowergardens.org
EMISUNSHINE AND THE RAIN
Jan. 16, 7pm at Gram Parsons Derry Down. Rolling Stone once named 15-year-old EmiSunshine among “10 new country artists you need to know.” With ten songs and one bonus track, the album addresses domestic violence, dysfunctional families, political corruption, mass murder, lost love, and freedom — those who have it, and those who seek it. 863-295-9422 gpderrydown.com
JIM SALESTROM - DENVER, DOLLY, AND MORE
Jan. 18, 6pm at Lake Wales Arts Center. James Kevin Salestrom is a Grammy Nominated American singer/songwriter. Salestrom was lead singer of the band Timberline from 1971 to 1977. Salestrom performed in Dolly Parton’s band from 1979 to 1991. As a solo artist, he has performed around the world.
WEDGES, WOODS & WINE
Jan. 25, 4-8pm at The Leadbetter Golf Academy in Davenport. A relaxing evening of instruction, wine tasting & appetizers. Improve your game, and enjoy time with friends on the new outdoor patio. Be one of the first guests to experience the newly renovated Leadbetter Golf Academy! All levels of players are welcome. $25 per person. Register online or call (407) 787-3330 with any questions. davidleadbetter.com/wedges-woods-wine
GLENN MILLER ORCHESTRA
Jan. 27, 7pm at the Branscomb Auditorium in Lakeland. With its unique jazz sound, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is considered to be one of the greatest bands of all time. Hear all the great classics: Moonlight Serenade, Little Brown Jug, A String of Pearls, and many more. brownpapertickets.com