Polk Theatre
street view front exterior of theater with marquee sign at polk theatre lakeland
interior stage theater with mediterranean style and seats at polk theatre lakeland

The Polk Theatre in Lakeland, Florida, is a cherished historical landmark that has captivated audiences since its opening on December 22, 1928. Located downtown on South Florida Avenue, this 1400-seat atmospheric theater boasts stunning 1920s architectural elements that transport visitors back in time. From the twinkling stars and puffy clouds adorning the high ceiling to the elaborate and colorful proscenium, the theatre’s design is truly enchanting. Originally built as a vaudeville and movie palace, it now offers a delightful mix of films and live theatre performances, making it a versatile entertainment hub. The Polk Theatre’s charm lies not only in its beautiful structure but also in its rich history and commitment to the arts, providing an intimate and memorable experience for all who visit.

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(863) 682-7553