The Heart and History of Bartow!

The Main Street Bartow community is an eclectic collection of restaurants with local and international tastes, boutiques, cafe's, antiques, salons, gift and home decor stores intermingled with professional services synonymous with a county seat. Main Street Bartow is also the home of Polk County's History Center, housed in the Historic Polk County Courthouse, which was built in 1908.

Preservation Investors

Thank you for your support of Main Street Bartow, Inc.'s mission to enhance, preserve, and support economic development in the downtown historic district.

Our Mission is to enhance, preserve, and support the economic development in the downtown historic district. Click on Our Directory to see our supporters! If you would like to join us in our mission, please click on the membership link below. We'd love to have you join our team!


There is always something to do in Bartow! Main Street Bartow is known for Wednesday's Farmers' Markets, Monthly Friday Fests, Classic Car Cruise Ins, the Annual SyFy Bartow street fair, and so much more! Check our calendar below and come join us!

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Mailing Address

P.O. Box 1351
Bartow, FL 33831

Contact Us

Executive Director | Executive Assistant
Phone: (863) 519-0508 | Fax: (863) 519-0509

Physical Address

180 Central Avenue
Bartow, FL 33830