Casinos and Nightlife in Polk County

Gaming and gambling are huge in the entertainment industries across all nations and countries, however in Polk County itself you do not have a massive selection of gambling. Even though several hotels offer a small casino and news are still coming about plans for a casino in Urbandale Polk county residents still have plenty to choose from to satisfy gaming habits. Online gaming continues to grow in popularity as is proof when looking at the list on comparison websites like, with players from over the globe gambling safely and securely. Here is the best casino games:

Events companies renting money machines for festivals, private parties and events are a distance away in Texas, outside of Polk county for example Cash Cube Money Machine Rentals. Other casinos in the area include the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino even though it is located in Tampa Florida.

Another casino where Polk residents could play a couple of hands at a brick and mortar facility and skip online gaming until later is the Orlando Hold’em located in Orlando where they offer free roll poker leagues.

The Palm Beach Kennel Club and Poker Room, Plum VIP Lounge and Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino are also based in Tampa, which are not too far a drive for hungry punters. When you take into consideration that Lakeland in Polk County is a typical college town with both the Southeastern University and Florida Southern Collage located within you expect lively nightlife and entertainment when visiting this vibrant city.

Live entertainment, fine wines, craft beers, great food and fun are expected and those are what you get here. Downtown Lakeland is a place with notable hotspots including the Terrace Grille, Harry’s Seafood Bar and Grille, the Cob and Pen, The Brass Tap, Brew Hub, Concord, The Poor Porker. Looking at another great entertaining city you need to visit Winter Haven with its very trendy downtown areas. One of the best options include a great meal at Thai Haven or Fire Restaurant, then grab a few drinks with friends at Central tavern, Jensen’s corner bar or Ave Bar.

Throughout the week you will find various options in form of live music and entertainment predominantly in Winter Haven and Lakeland too. Some of the most popular venues worth checking out in Polk County include Gram Parsons Derry Down and Groove Roots Brewing Co in Winter Haven. In Lakeland the top live entertainment spots include Mason’s Live, Patio850, the Pink Piano and 801 E. Main. In other areas like Haines City you should not miss Jackie’s art Café and in Lundyville you have great live entertainment and singing at the Lake Juliana Boating and lodging throughout the week.