Tallahassee Balloon Festival to Be Hosted in March 2020

*****Updated March 18, 2020, 6:46 p.m. – The Tallahassee Balloon Festival has been postponed. Find more details, here. By Cristi McKee | Photo: Tallahassee Balloon Festival The first Tallahassee Balloon Festival will take place on March 20, 2020, and March 21, 2020, beginning at 4:00 p.m. Hosted by the North Florida Fair and the Tallahassee Balloon Festival, this ticketed event will be held on site … Continue reading Tallahassee Balloon Festival to Be Hosted in March 2020

Maclay Gardens’ 31st Camellia Christmas to be Held on December 6

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Friends of Maclay Gardens, Inc Alfred B. Maclay Gardens will be celebrating the 31st anniversary of their annual Christmas event, Camellia Christmas, on December 6, 2019. Beginning at 5:00 p.m., and concluding at 8:00 p.m., admission fees to this state park are waived for this special event.  In Tallahassee, camellia flowers bloom in December, and this event celebrates this by … Continue reading Maclay Gardens’ 31st Camellia Christmas to be Held on December 6

8th Annual Tallahassee Science Festival to be Held on November 23

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Tallahassee Science Festival This year’s annual Tallahassee Science Festival is coming up! On November 23, 2019, from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., science lovers will gather at Kleman Plaza for “a day of STEM exploration and fun.” Admission is free, and the event is open to all ages. With something for everyone from kindergarten to adulthood, the Tallahassee Science Festival is celebrating … Continue reading 8th Annual Tallahassee Science Festival to be Held on November 23

The North Florida Fair is Coming to Tallahassee this November

By Cristi McKee | Photo: North Florida Fair on Facebook From November 7, 2019-November 17, 2019, the North Florida Fair will be taking place in Tallahassee! It will be held at the North Florida Fairgrounds, which is located at 441 E. Paul Russell Road.  One of “the most successful events in the Sunshine State,” this fun, family-friendly fair has something for everybody. With a food … Continue reading The North Florida Fair is Coming to Tallahassee this November

Florida State Pizza Festival Coming to Tallahassee in April 2020

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Thomas Tucker ***Update: The Florida State Pizza Festival has been postponed. Tallahassee pizza lovers, rejoice! On Saturday, April 18, 2020, from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., local pizza lovers have the chance to experience the “nation’s biggest pizza festival.” This is your chance to have authentic, tasty Italian pizza in the Capital City. Hosted by U.S Pizza Festivals, this event … Continue reading Florida State Pizza Festival Coming to Tallahassee in April 2020

Gaines Street Fest to be Held on November 9

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Gaines Street Fest An event that presents all the local businesses here in town, this year’s 2019 Gaines Street Fest will begin at 2:00 p.m. on November 9, 2019, and conclude at 2:00 a.m. Hosted by Gaines Street, the festivities will be held at the intersection of Gaines Street and South Macomb Street. Called the “biggest block party in town,” this … Continue reading Gaines Street Fest to be Held on November 9

Oasis Center For Women & Girls Hosting Women Can Run Event on November 13

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Oasis Center for Women & Girls On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, from 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m., The Oasis Center for Women & Girls will be hosting Women Can Run!, a non-partisan campaign training program that focuses on increasing the number of women running for elected leadership. Hosted at Goodwood Carriage House, a cocktail hour with complimentary drinks and appetizers will start … Continue reading Oasis Center For Women & Girls Hosting Women Can Run Event on November 13

Aunt Louise’s Farm to Host Hot Air Balloon Rides Event

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Aunt Louise’s Farm On Saturday, November 2, 2019, Aunt Louise’s Farm will be hosting a hot air balloon ride event! Bring your family and friends for hot air balloon rides from 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. on location at 8101 Waukeenah Hwy in Monticello, Florida.  Hosted twice a year, this event includes a 5-minute tethered hot air balloon ride which “will go … Continue reading Aunt Louise’s Farm to Host Hot Air Balloon Rides Event

Mayday Parade is Coming Back to Tallahassee

By Lexie Pitzen | Photo: Mayday Parade on Facebook It might not be obvious, but Tallahassee has a huge alternative and indie rock scene. Local coffee shops and bars host indie artists a few times a week, and hundreds of local acts congregate at alternative/indie festivals like Gaines Street Fest. In fact, many popular alternative bands have roots in Tallahassee. And, if you went through … Continue reading Mayday Parade is Coming Back to Tallahassee

St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral Dedicates New Pipe Organ

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Cristi McKee On Sunday, October 6, local Anglican church, St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral, dedicated their new A.E. Schlueter pipe organ, which has been partially completed and installed. In celebration of the pipe organ’s dedication, which was this morning, the Cathedral held a recital and evensong service tonight. While not fully completed, the organ will eventually house 131 ranks of pipes, … Continue reading St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral Dedicates New Pipe Organ