Tallahassee’s newest amusement center, District 850, celebrates grand opening

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — District 850, Tallahassee’s newest food and entertainment venue, celebrated their grand opening on Nov. 15. The brand new 40,000 sq. ft. amusement center is located at 2662 Fleischmann Way and features a full bar, restaurant and grill and entertainment center. District 850 is open to all ages and offers something for everyone. The entertainment side of the venue features … Continue reading Tallahassee’s newest amusement center, District 850, celebrates grand opening

City Walk Urban Mission opening emergency shelter this week, will be only low-threshold emergency shelter in Big Bend

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Local thrift store and outreach center, City Walk Urban Mission, will be opening an emergency shelter on Nov. 20 in response to the growing need for homeless individuals seeking emergency shelter, especially in the upcoming winter months. “God has called us to open our doors to care for those unsheltered in our city,” Renee Miller, City Walk founder and … Continue reading City Walk Urban Mission opening emergency shelter this week, will be only low-threshold emergency shelter in Big Bend

El Cocinero opening new location in Midtown in December

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Within the next few weeks, popular Mexican food restaurant, El Cocinero, will be opening up a new location in Midtown at 1303 Thomasville Road. While a specific date has not been set for their grand opening, the restaurant is planning on opening their doors in early December. As of recent, El Cocinero has been operating out of Liberty Bar … Continue reading El Cocinero opening new location in Midtown in December

The Bark offering take-home vegan/vegetarian Thanksgiving meals

By Amy Marcos TALLAHASSEE, Fla — From now until Nov. 22 at 5 p.m., local vegan/vegetarian restaurant, The Bark, located at 507 All Saints St, is offering vegan and vegetarian Thanksgiving meals for pre-order. The Bark serves unique vegan and vegetarian dishes and is offering an extensive Thanksgiving meal menu which two package options this year. Each meal package includes a main course, a house … Continue reading The Bark offering take-home vegan/vegetarian Thanksgiving meals

Following #COVIDWear project, local commercial photographers launch “A Very COVID(wear) Christmas”

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Following their popular #COVIDWear project, local commercial photographers, The Workmans, have announced the sequel to this project just in time for the holidays: A Very COVID(wear) Christmas. Alex and Chelsea Workman, owners of The Workmans, figured that the year has not been normal, so holiday photos and Christmas cards might as well not be, either. The holiday season is … Continue reading Following #COVIDWear project, local commercial photographers launch “A Very COVID(wear) Christmas”

Bannerman Crossings seeing uptick in loitering, implementing new policies for safety of patrons

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Recently, Northside Tallahassee shopping center, Bannerman Crossings, located at 3425 Bannerman Rd, has experienced loitering issues which that caused a several incidents regarding safety of patrons. “Over the past several months we have experienced a substantial increase in the number of young teenagers roaming the Center without adult supervision,” Bannerman Crossings stated on their venue Facebook page. “This has … Continue reading Bannerman Crossings seeing uptick in loitering, implementing new policies for safety of patrons

Last Fitness on Madison class of 2020 taking place this Sunday

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — The last Fitness on Madison class of this year is scheduled to take place Nov. 15 from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Every week at The Gathering, located at 705 S Woodward Street Unit 201 above Coosh’s, local fitness boutiques, including Journeys in Yoga, Modern Fitness and Pure Barre, host a free workout session right in the heart of … Continue reading Last Fitness on Madison class of 2020 taking place this Sunday

TopGolf Live coming to Doak Campbell Stadium in February 2021

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — From February 11-14, 2021, TopGolf Live, Top Golf’s limited-time pop up event, will be hosted at Florida State University’s Doak Campbell Stadium. Presented by The Seminole Experience, Florida State Seminoles and Seminoles Boosters, this event gives golf fans have a fun, interactive golf experience — without the use of a traditional golf course — in one of Tallahassee’s most beloved … Continue reading TopGolf Live coming to Doak Campbell Stadium in February 2021

FAMU Marching 100 to be featured in iHeartRadio’s HBCU Marching Band Experience

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — On Nov. 12, the Florida A&M University marching band, The Marching 100, will be featured in iHeartRadio’s HBCU Marching Band Experience as part of the iHeartRadio HBCU Homecoming Celebration. In a “never-before-seen” virtual experience, four competing marching bands, Hampton University, North Carolina A&T, FAMU, and Prairie View A&M will be brought together to perform “in unity.” This virtual event … Continue reading FAMU Marching 100 to be featured in iHeartRadio’s HBCU Marching Band Experience

Tallahassee’s newest Mediterranean restaurant, Yasou Cafe, celebrates grand opening

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — On Nov. 3, Tallahassee’s newest Mediterranean restaurant, Yasou Cafe, celebrated their grand opening at at 3551 Blairstone Rd. Suite 101. The new cafe offers “a new adventure coming from the Mediterranean,” and “the real taste of the most famous dishes from the Mediterranean countries in Tallahassee,” according to restaurant owners. Cafe Yasou’s food menu features classic Mediterranean … Continue reading Tallahassee’s newest Mediterranean restaurant, Yasou Cafe, celebrates grand opening