Governor’s Park a Hidden Tallahassee Park Gem

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Cristi McKee Nestled away on the side of Blairstone Road, between Park Avenue and Mahan Road, lies Governor’s Park, a hidden Tallahassee park gem. An ideal spot to picnic, fly a kite, take photos, jog, and walk the dogs, Governor’s Park will surprise visitors in the best way possible. Governor’s Park’s dirt parking lot sits underneath the Blairstone Road overpass, … Continue reading Governor’s Park a Hidden Tallahassee Park Gem

Round Up of Indian Restaurants in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire staff | Photo: Amirali Mirhashemian The Tally Wire has rounded up all of the Indian restaurants here in Tallahassee. Get your butter dosa, naan, chicken tikka masala, and mango lassi fix at one of these spots! Essence of India — Essence of India, located at 1105 Apalachee Parkway, serves an exotic cuisine “reflecting the authentic Indian food with myriad blending of … Continue reading Round Up of Indian Restaurants in Tallahassee

5 Tallahassee Nurseries to Check Out

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Tallahassee Nurseries Next time you are looking to spruce up your yard, update your garden, or change your landscape, consider checking out one of Tallahassee’s locally-owned nurseries for all your indoor and outdoor gardening needs! Native Nurseries — Native Nurseries, located at 1661 Centerville Road, is known as “The Store for Nature Lovers.” The locally-owned nursery offers a … Continue reading 5 Tallahassee Nurseries to Check Out

St. Marks Wildlife Refuge Day Trip Guide

By Cristi McKee | Photo: St. Marks and St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuges The St. Marks Wildlife Refuge, located just about 25 miles south of Tallahassee, is a wilderness oasis that is close to home and the prime spot for a day trip with family and friends.  St. Marks Wildlife Refuge is actually one of the oldest wildlife refuges in the U.S., and encompasses parts … Continue reading St. Marks Wildlife Refuge Day Trip Guide

Round Up of Locally-Owned Pizza Spots in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Tallahassee is abundant in pizza joints, plenty of which are owned by our neighbors in Tallahassee. Check out this ever-growing round up of locally-owned pizza spots here in town. Midtown Pies — Selling unique pizzas, draft beer, and sandwiches, Midtown Pies is the Midtown location for Gaines Street Pies. Find out what their menu has to offer, here. Isabella’s … Continue reading Round Up of Locally-Owned Pizza Spots in Tallahassee

Where to Celebrate National Coffee Day in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — September 29 is National Coffee Day, and the best way to celebrate is by stopping at a locally-owned coffee shop and picking up your favorite caffeinated drink. Fortunately for residents of the Capital City, Tallahassee has an array of options to try out, whether you enjoy classic cold brews, or specialty gourmet lattes. Here are several spots to celebrate … Continue reading Where to Celebrate National Coffee Day in Tallahassee

The Bradfordville Blues Club: A Juke Joint Under the Stars and Hidden Tallahassee Gem

By Emily Sanderson | Photo: Bradfordville Blues Club Tallahassee is a treasure trove full of hidden gems waiting to be found by locals and tourists alike. The quaint, slightly eclectic, concrete building known as the “Juke Joint under the Stars” — the Bradfordville Blues Club—is one of them. The building can be found down an old dirt road in what feels like the middle of … Continue reading The Bradfordville Blues Club: A Juke Joint Under the Stars and Hidden Tallahassee Gem

5 Bakeries to Try Out in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Tasty Pastry Bakery Tallahassee has much to offer to sweets lovers. With over 15 bakeries here in town, most of which are locally-owned, there is sure to be something for everyone at one of these delicious bakeries. Here are several to try out. Tasty Pastry Bakery — Tasty Pastry Bakery has been a dessert staple here in town for over … Continue reading 5 Bakeries to Try Out in Tallahassee

The Story Behind Tallahassee’s Newest Axe Throwing Spot, Tomahawks 51

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Tomahawks 51 The founders of Tallahassee’s newest axe throwing spot, Tomahawks 51, Erika and Will Tetsworth, can’t imagine a better place than the Capital City to have planted their unique and thrilling business. After coming up with the idea to start this business in 2018, it took less than a year for Tomahawks 51’s doors to open in July of … Continue reading The Story Behind Tallahassee’s Newest Axe Throwing Spot, Tomahawks 51

Largest Instrument in Florida Being Installed at St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Josh Applegate St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral is welcoming their newest addition to their music program with the installation of a grand pipe organ. With 131 ranks of pipes when completed, this impressive instrument will be the largest instrument found in the state of Florida, one of the largest pipe organs in the southeast, and the 46th largest instrument in the … Continue reading Largest Instrument in Florida Being Installed at St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral in Tallahassee