City of Tallahassee Hosting Hurricane Preparedness Webinars May 28 and June 11

By Cristi McKee | Photo: City of Tallahassee Hurricane Season begins on June 1, 2020, and runs through the end of November of this year. To help residents prepare for this year’s storm season, the City of Tallahassee will be hosting a hurricane preparedness webinar today, May 28, 2020, from 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m., and June 11, 2020, at the same time. As part of the … Continue reading City of Tallahassee Hosting Hurricane Preparedness Webinars May 28 and June 11

Florida Animation Festival Being Held Virtually This Year

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Florida Film 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

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

Railroad Square Craft House Offers Largest Outside Dining Area in Tallahassee, New Safety Measures, Tasty Meals

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Railroad Square Craft House One of Tallahassee’s newer additions to its food scene, Railroad Square Craft House, located at 644 McDonnell Dr in Railroad Square, reopened on May 4, 2020, with customers’ safety their top priority. Most known for their craft beer, drunken chicken philly, wings, and overall fun atmosphere, the Craft House offers the largest outdoor dining area in … Continue reading Railroad Square Craft House Offers Largest Outside Dining Area in Tallahassee, New Safety Measures, Tasty Meals

A Guide to Hurricane Preparedness Week 2020 in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Jonas Kaiser National Hurricane Preparedness Week is this week, running from Sunday, May 3, 2020-Saturday, May 9, 2020. The 2020 hurricane season runs from June 1, 2020-November 30, 2020, and now is the time to evaluate your own personal hurricane risk. Here are several things to do to get you and your family and friends ready for the … Continue reading A Guide to Hurricane Preparedness Week 2020 in Tallahassee

Ology Brewing Company Opens Northside Location, Offers Curbside Pickup

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Cristi McKee Ology Brewing Company has officially opened their Northside Tallahassee location for curbside pickup! Located at 2910 Kerry Forest Parkway, the company debuted their storefront on April 18, 2020. While talk of the new distillery came about in February of 2020, the location of it was only unveiled last month as it was opened amid the COVID-19 pandemic. “We … Continue reading Ology Brewing Company Opens Northside Location, Offers Curbside Pickup

4 Tallahassee Museums to Virtually Tour While Social Distancing

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Museum of Florida History While social distancing amid COVID-19 concerns, you can still take tours of museums all across Tallahassee! These 4 local museums now offer virtual tours that you can take from the comfort of your own home.  Mission San Luis — Mission San Luis offers a 360° virtual tour of their entire property alongside a soundtrack that tells … Continue reading 4 Tallahassee Museums to Virtually Tour While Social Distancing

Round Up of Greek Restaurants in Tallahassee

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Sahara Greek & Lebanese Cafe Do you love Greek food? Fortunately for Tallahassee residents, our city has several Greek restaurants across town. Find out about them below. Pappas Diner — Located at 2531 Apalachee Pkwy, this family-owned diner offers a number of Greek specialties, including gyros, moussaka, Athenian chicken, and more! Find them on Facebook, here. Georgia’s Fine Food and … Continue reading Round Up of Greek Restaurants in Tallahassee

6 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Markus Spiske April 22 marks Earth Day, and here in Tallahassee, there are plenty of ways to celebrate! Check them out. Opt for a walk — For some, taking a drive through the neighborhood may act as an allowed outing for the day during this time of social distancing. Instead, if able, opt to take a walk around the neighborhood.  … Continue reading 6 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day in Tallahassee

U.S. National Weather Service-Tallahassee Offering Virtual Storm Spotter Courses

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: NOAA If you would like to learn how to be a trained storm spotter, this opportunity is for you! This week and next week, the U.S. National Weather Service – Tallahassee will be offering two virtual training sessions to teach participants how to be trained storm spotters for the National Weather Service. One training course will be held … Continue reading U.S. National Weather Service-Tallahassee Offering Virtual Storm Spotter Courses