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Fall into the Gardens

By: Jessica Roberts

Visit Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales and let your imagination take flight this fall. The central Florida attraction is offering a new season of educational programs, virtual workshops, and special events. Explore how our connection to bees, butterflies, and birds powers the world around us.

Carillon Tower at Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales

Fall into the Gardens at Bok Tower Gardens

Uncorked Concert

Saturday | October 10 | 2:30-3 P.M.

During this concert, you’ll enjoy a special wine flight while enjoying a musical journey through sips and songs with Geert D’hollander.

Tales from the Tower

Wednesday | October 14, October 28 & November 11 | 12-12:30 P.M. & 2-2:30 P.M.

Children, ages 6 to 12 are invited to cross the Tower moat to sit in front of The Great Brass Door for storytime during Tales from the Tower.

Candlelight Concert with Steamin’ Jazz

Saturday | October 17 | 5 P.M.- 8 P.M.

The evening begins with opening jazz concert and ends with a carillon concert finale.

Fresh Bites: Florida Cranberry

Saturday | October 24 | 10 A.M.- 12 P.M.

The Florida Cranberry or Roselle is a little-known Florida favorite. Sample several ways to enjoy Roselle harvested from the garden, adjacent to the attraction’s outdoor kitchen.

A Picnic in the Gardens

November 7 | 11 A.M.- 12:30 P.M.

Join Pam Brandon, Katie Farmand and Heather McPherson, editors of “Good Catch” and “Field to Feast” Florida cookbooks for a cooking demonstration for the perfect Florida fall picnic.

Uncasked Concert

Saturday | November 7 | 2:30-3 P.M.

Enjoy a flight of three craft beers from Grove Roots Brewing Co. while enjoying a musical journey through sips and songs with Geert D’hollander.

Candlelight Concert with Swing Boutique

Saturday | November 14 | 5 P.M.- 8 P.M.

The evening begins with opening jazz concert and ends with a carillon concert finale.

Fresh Bites: Plant to Plate

Saturday | November 21 | 10 A.M.- 12 P.M.

Join Ray Cruze to learn the fundamentals of vegetable gardening in central Florida. Participants will enjoy garden focused dishes with produce fresh from Roosevelt Farms.

All Fall into the Gardens activities require advance registration and physical distancing will be required. Education program participants are required to wear a mask.

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