How to Celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Jessica Furtney May 3, 2020 – May 9, 2020 marks National Travel and Tourism Week, and here in Tallahassee, you can take part in it even while social distancing. Here are several ways to do so. Get takeout from a local restaurant — To kick off your National Travel and Tourism Week activities, consider getting takeout from a … Continue reading How to Celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week in Tallahassee

5 Ways to Support Local Businesses in Tallahassee Amid COVID-19 Concerns

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Mike Petrucci In the midst of the COVID-19 chaos that is surrounding Tallahassee, small and locally-owned businesses are being impacted greatly. Restaurants are temporarily closing, shops are experiencing much less foot traffic, and entrepreneurs’ dreams are being impeded. While unsure and chaotic times lie ahead, consider these small ways to help out our neighborhood business owners.  Purchase gift cards to … Continue reading 5 Ways to Support Local Businesses in Tallahassee Amid COVID-19 Concerns

Northside Stage MusicFest 2020 Overview

By Cristi McKee | Photo: The Northside Stage This year’s Northside Stage MusicFest will be kick off Saturday, June 27, 2020, beginning at 12:00 p.m. Hosted on site at the Northside Community Center, located at 8005 Oak Grove Rd, the festival will run until 9:00 that night. The event is free, family-friendly, and is open to all. Featuring masterclasses, performances, workshops, and more, MusicFest 2020 … Continue reading Northside Stage MusicFest 2020 Overview

TCC’s Cleaver and Cork Hosting Chef Marcus Samuelsson in March

By The Tally Wire staff | Photo: TCC Foundation Tallahassee Community College’s Cleaver and Cork, which is the TCC Foundation’s yearly, exclusive private culinary experience event, will feature world-famous chef, Food Network star, and restaurateur, Chef Marcus Samuelsson in their next event on March 8, 2020. Cleaver and Cork, which is in its 5th year, invites chefs from all over to participate in their week … Continue reading TCC’s Cleaver and Cork Hosting Chef Marcus Samuelsson in March

5 Reasons to Shop Local in Tallahassee this Black Friday

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Tim Mossholder Black Friday is coming up, and so is the opportunity take advantage of the best deals on toys, clothing, and electronics at your favorite stores. While purchasing some items from bigbox retailers is money-efficient and overall inevitable, you should also consider shopping at locally-owned Tallahassee businesses this Black Friday. Here’s why.  You’re supporting fellow residents of Tallahassee — … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Shop Local in Tallahassee this Black Friday

TEDx Coming to Tallahassee on November 9

By Cristi McKee | Photo: TEDx On Saturday, November 9, 2019, TED Talks TEDx will be coming to Tallahassee! Organized by Jessica Pryce, a local social worker and child advocate, this ticketed event will be held at New Mt. Zion AME Church. TEDx is a community program that is a part of TED Talks, bringing “the spirit of TED’s mission of ideas” that are “worth … Continue reading TEDx Coming to Tallahassee on November 9