Dan Noah
Leigh Spann
Brian McClure
Clint Kromhout
Christopher P. Williams
Jessica Whitehouse
Check back in March 2014 for the 2014 Hurricane Expo

Thanks to everyone that participated in the 2013 Hurricane Expo. It was a great success with a great turnout. Please find hurricane information under the “Disaster Prep” link. If you have a group that would like to invite a speaker to come speak about Hurricane Preparedness, please email Rosa Drigss at rosadriggs@polkfl.com.



2013 Polk County Hurricane Expo
Saturday, June 1

Hurricane Expo
Lake Eva Hall, Haines City
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Join us Saturday, June 1 at the Lake Eva Hall in Haines City! Be prepared for a day of disaster preparedness seminars, children's activities, exhibits and much more! Doors open 9AM - 2PM!

The Hurricane Expo is an educational event for the entire family. In addition to our guest speakers other planned activities include Safety Demonstrations, a K.I.D. Korner (Kids in Disaster) and emergency vehicle displays. Vendors of safety products, personal disaster preparedness and home retrofit products will be on hand to show you how to be ready.

2013 Hurricane Expo TV Commercial
Windows Media      MP4

Hurricane Expo PGTV PSA

Map/Directions IconMap/Directions to Hurricane Expo at Lake Eva Hall, 799 Johns Avenue, Haines City, FL 33844


Wednesday, June 12

Be Ready Tigers Baseball Game
Joker Marchant Stadium, Lakeland
Gates Open 5:30 p.m. - Game Starts 6:30 p.m. $10

The Lakeland Flying Tigers and Polk County Emergency Management have teamed up to host an Emergency Preparedness Night on Wednesday, June 12. The event will begin with the gates to Joker Marchant Stadium open at 5:30 p.m. and will continue throughout the game as the Flying Tigers battle the Bradenton Marauders. First pitch will cross home plate at 6:30 p.m.

Map/Directions IconMap/Directions to Tigers Baseball Game at Joker Marchant Stadium, Lakeland Hills Boulevard, Lakeland, FL 33805