Tallahassee-Based Photographers, The Workmans, Bring Smiles to Faces with COVIDwear Project

By Cristi McKee | Photo: The Workmans Have you ever wondered what your co-workers look like on the other side of that Zoom call? The Workmans, Tallahassee-based commercial photographers, offered insight into those musings through their latest photography project, COVIDwear. Especially amid COVID-19 concerns that the last couple of months have posed, a “business on the top, quarantine on the bottom” approach has been taken … Continue reading Tallahassee-Based Photographers, The Workmans, Bring Smiles to Faces with COVIDwear Project

Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Kendrick Leon

By Heather Teter / Special to The Tally Wire | Photo courtesy of the City of Tallahassee Essential workers all over our community are working day-in and day-out to see that the services we rely on stay intact and uninterrupted. While you may not know the names of these individual workers, you do see the results of their hard work every single day. Meet Kendrick … Continue reading Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Kendrick Leon

3 Tallahassee Fishing Spots to Check Out

By The Tally Wire staff | Photo: Brady Rogers Whether you prefer traditional fishing or fly fishing, Tallahassee offers a variety of freshwater lakes all throughout the city to visit and do so at. Check out these 3 Tallahassee fishing spots. Lake Talquin — Lake Talquin is a widespread reservoir, found just west of Tallahassee, that is an ideal spot for boating and fishing. Located … Continue reading 3 Tallahassee Fishing Spots to Check Out

Tallahassee Museum’s Annual Swamp Stomp Coming Back July 11

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Tallahassee Museum This year’s annual Swamp Stomp, hosted by the Tallahassee Museum, is coming back on July 11, 2020! Beginning at 4:00 p.m., this event is a “music lover’s dream” that is produced by Del Suggs and features not only local legends, but also rising talents and other accomplished performers from the Big Bend.  This festival offers a … Continue reading Tallahassee Museum’s Annual Swamp Stomp Coming Back July 11

Round Up of the Best Live Music Venues in Tallahassee

By Lexie Pitzen | Photo: Capital City Ampitheater If you ask any music lover what they miss most about life before lockdown, they will probably say that they miss going to live shows. Although concerts are on hold, with many artists opting for live-streamed shows in place of them, these are some of the best venues in Tallahassee to support once they start up again. … Continue reading Round Up of the Best Live Music Venues in Tallahassee

Round Up of Cuban Restaurants in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire staff | Photo: Gordos Cuban Restaurant If you enjoy Cuban food, you are in luck! Tallahassee offers several Cuban restaurants across town. Check them out here.  Chi Chi’s Cafe — Chi Chi’s Cafe, located at 460 W Tennessee St, offers tres leches, cubanos, cafecito, and an abundance of pastries. The cafe offers a fun and upbeat atmosphere, and its entire menu … Continue reading Round Up of Cuban Restaurants in Tallahassee

Florida Animation Festival Being Held Virtually This Year

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Florida Animation Festival This year’s Florida Animation Festival will be held virtually this year due to COVID-19 concerns. Presented by the Tallahassee Film Society, the multi-day long festival will be streamed online for attendees from June 11, 2020-June 14, 2020. This year will be the Florida Animation Festival’s 5th annual event and it will look vastly different compared to prior … Continue reading Florida Animation Festival Being Held Virtually This Year

Tallahassee Makes WalletHub’s 2020 100 Best Cities for Staycations List

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Shane Avery On May 20, 2020, our capital city was named one of the WalletHub’s 100 Best For A Staycation This Summer. Tallahassee earned its spot as #11 for the best city for a staycation this summer on the website’s 100 Best And 10 Worst Cities. WalletHub is a is a personal finance website that was founded in 2013 that … Continue reading Tallahassee Makes WalletHub’s 2020 100 Best Cities for Staycations List

5 Indoor Plants to Get From Tallahassee Nurseries

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Tallahassee Nurseries Local award-winning nursery, Tallahassee Nurseries, located at 2911 Thomasville Rd, offers not only landscaping services, gifts and gardening tools, and flowers and trees, but also a plethora of indoor houseplants. If you are interested in expanding your indoor garden or beginning one, check out these 5 indoor plants to purchase. Orchids — There are a number of beautiful … Continue reading 5 Indoor Plants to Get From Tallahassee Nurseries