Enjoy patriotic music on the Singing Tower carillon at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. All veterans and active military personnel receive free admission.
The third performance in our six-concert Live at the Gardens Summer Music Series, Carlos & Carlos presents a blend of Latin American folk genres, Flamenco techniques, and jazz improvisations.
The fourth performance in our six-concert Live at the Gardens Summer Music Series, the Good Times Jazz Band shares a laugh in every line and a memory in every tune. Patriotic, spiritual and classic American pop songs everybody knows.
The fifth performance in our six-concert Live at the Gardens Summer Music Series, the Southern Express Bluegrass Band performs hard-driving bluegrass with a mix of tunes that everyone knows and loves, from The Beatles to Bill Monroe.
Show your Bok Tower Gardens membership card to receive a 20% discount in the Tower & Garden Gift Shop and the Blue Palmetto Cafe throughout the entire month of September!
Leashed and friendly dogs are invited for this special day with activities including dog health & safety information and adoptions. Dog admission: $5 each, with 50% of the proceeds benefiting the Humane Society of Polk County. Regular human rates apply.
Anton Brees performed at the Gardens until 1967 and left a legacy of contributions to the carillon world. Celebrate the birthday of the Singing Tower’s first carillonneur with recordings of his performances from the 1950′s.
The final performance in our six-concert Live at the Gardens Summer Music Series, the Justin Murphy Irish Band entertains with everything from foot-stomping jigs to pub favorites; a diversity of Irish, Scottish and Celtic flavors.
Increase your awareness and knowledge about the beauty and mystery of the Lake Wales Ridge with a short film in the Visitor Center at 10 a.m. and a guided trail tour at 11 a.m. Included with admission.
We’re opening our garden gates for free to Smithsonian Museum Day Live! ticket holders to encourage visitation to cultural institutions.