Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales has released its 2018-19 schedule of events, which include arts-, culture-, wellness- and entertainment-related topics in a beautiful, serene setting.

The events begin Sept. 29 and run through May 27, 2019. For the complete listing, visit

The ticket price includes admission to the gardens. To buy tickets, visit, call 863-734-1222 or go to the Visitor Center. (Bok Tower members will receive their discounted price by logging into their account before finalizing their transaction.)

Programs and classes begin at the stated time, so visitors should arrive at least 10 minutes before the starting time in order to check in. Check-in begins 30 minutes prior to start time.

Bok Tower Gardens is open 365 days a year from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., with last admission at 5 p.m. For classes held after 5 p.m., the entrance gate will stay open for an additional 30 minutes after the start time.

Dogs are not permitted at any ticketed event.

The Pinewood Estate Historic Home will be closed Oct. 29-Nov. 22; Jan. 7-20, 2019; and Feb. 14, 2019. Pinewood Estate’s operating hours are now through Oct. 28, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Nov. 23-Jan. 6, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Jan. 21-May 13, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; and May 14-Oct. 19, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.