The Polk Arts Alliance (PAA) 4th Annual CARP Awards (Community Arts Recognition Program) were announced tonight at The Lakeland Center. The CARP Awards honor and recognize individuals who dedicate themselves to support the arts throughout Polk County, including Lakeland. The awards are presented on behalf of the PAA Board of Directors and the Cultural Arts […]
Be on the lookout for Santa to arrive a week early; Saturday the 18th at 3pm to be exact. It may not be the actual you see on the streets of downtown Lakeland, but many look-a-likes will be there and you have a chance to join them. It’s possible through the event called “SantaCon”. For […]
Sugar Plum Fairy, a Mouse King and Toy Soldiers. It’s time for the Florida Dance Theatre‘s (FDT) performance of TheNutcracker at the Polk Theatre – this weekend! Saturday, December 11 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, December 12 at 2:00pm. Tickets are $16, $22 and $28. For more information or to buy tickets call the Polk […]
The first time I made this version of a Green Bean Casserole was back in 2005 from a church cook book and I’ve made it every Thanksgiving holiday since then. Not sure who gets the credit, but I did not create this recipe. When you go shopping be sure to take your green bags! Happy […]
Public ice skating is back at The Lakeland Center. Price: $7 Adult, $6 Child(2-12), $5 with your own skates. Parents that are not skating do not have to purchase a ticket to sit and watch their children. And always a plus, something free: parking! Below are the dates and times. For more info on group […]
As our first Thanksgiving is approaching what am I going to cook? I choose to contribute something even I can’t mess up – the green bean casserole. But I don’t like mushrooms….