Thank You To Our 2019 Sponsors!

It is only through the generosity of our sponsors, partners and supporters that we are able to foster the cultivation of local artists, art education and community enrichment. Together, we believe we can make a difference in the community by building relationships to bring about awareness, support, and collaboration for the arts.

As the official NBA G League affiliate of the Orlando Magic, the Lakeland Magic continues to give back by focusing on five pillars of community outreach (Homelessness, Hunger, Education/Literacy, Health and Fitness, and Youth Basketball). This year, the Lakeland Magic will host A Night of the Arts theme night dedicated to the local arts community on March 14, 2020. Artist will showcase their talents during a pre-game Art Festival prior to Lakeland Magic tip-off, all game entertainment will surround the dedicated theme and players will be wearing dedicated jerseys designed by a local artist and voted on by fans.

As Polk County’s official tourism and sports marketing organization, PCTSM promotes Polk County as a tourist destination to increase visitation to Polk County and to generate revenue from the tourist development tax. Tourism strengthens Polk County’s economy by creating jobs, new revenue and a better quality of life.

iNK Screen Printing is an apparel printing company in Lakeland, FL owned and operated by Andrew Jones and Justin James. Our mission is providing customers with great products, affordable prices, and top-notch services while keeping a focus on staying environmentally friendly and community tied.

At Regions, we are passionate about Financial Wellness, which is why we provide NEXT STEP services at NO COST to our community & business partners. No matter your financial goals or stage in life, we're here to help you move your life forward. Regions Next Step resources can help you gain the financial know-how to clarify your goals and take positive strides toward them: because when you're confident about your financial decision, your money goes further - and so do you.

DJ Jenks is always seeking positive vibe partners to join along his musical journeys.... he takes pride in lifting spirits to new levels and easing the heavy burden of our polarized culture through sound.

Black & Brew serves as a hub to the entire city of Lakeland. Friendships are forged, romances kindled, and business deals sealed in an environment that was created to facilitate connections and remind us of our humanity. Our mission continues to be to “provide a unique and uplifting experience for each of our guests…” In practical terms, that means creating an atmosphere that is warm, inviting and inclusive. A place where everyone is welcome, at any time, for any reason.

Torch Designs was born from the passion and spirit of a creative professional that wanted to take average business design to new levels. We are not just another design agency in an overcrowded market. Torch has heart. That’s what makes us stronger, because we love our customers, and we make it our goal to help every customer stand out from the crowd by finding the perfect creative and marketing solutions to make their businesses grow.

Patricia Kinsaul Lamb

Thank You to Our Partners & Supporters

FrediDANCE Project is a New York based boutique dance company presenting works by Artistic Director Ferdinand "Freddie" De Jesus. The work explores a unique genre of gender identity exploration and choreographic development focusing on GLBT topics, and a variety of broad issues relating to sexuality and social issues. FrediDANCE Project is JUST FIERCE! The objective is to create and present highly artistic and introspective works that provoke thought and evoke emotion. FDP focuses on exploring ideas that can help to inspire global social change and an awareness of the disenfranchised and marginalized minority groups of the world.

With Love Productions' mission is to entertain, inspire, and educate the community through the communal power of performance art. WLP sees art education as an opportunity to teach discipline, integrity, collaboration, leadership, introspection, and empathy – skills which are vital to the strength and well-being of individuals as well as the greater community. Our mission is guided by our vision to bring a passion of life and love to the community through art. WLP believes that we can enrich not only young lives, but the lives of all ages by offering the opportunity to experience discipline, a sense of achievement, physical, mental and emotional well-being, confidence and self-respect.

Lakeland Art Guild is a non-profit organization whose mission is to advance the study and dissemination of fine art in all of its form, promoting the appreciation of art and fine craftsmanship and to bring talented and emerging artists in the Lakeland area to the public’s attention.

The Polk Museum of Art enhances lives through inspirational and engaging art experiences for the community-at-large, as well as a broad network of higher education institutions throughout Florida and the Nation.

The Marc's mission is to actively support our community of artists and artisans achieve their goals and aspirations by offering effective resources for ongoing growth and development. Make your “MARC” in the art world. We are here to help you develop as an artist and grow your sales and marketing skills. Network with artists and artisans who have similar development needs and skills. Meet and learn from successful artists.

Explorations V Children's Museum is a hands-on, fun-filled adventure in learning for children and families through cultural exhibits, educational programs and events in the arts & sciences. Explorations V values children & families! They celebrate the five senses, the “V” in their name, and make an educational exploration of them available to all.

Art/ifact's mission is to build a vibrant community by fostering contemporary art and cultivating local artists.

The Mulberry Cultural Center is a community exhibit and classroom space designed to increase awareness and interest in arts and humanity studies.