Tallahassee Balloon Festival Further Postponed, Will Take Place in September

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — This year’s Tallahassee Balloon Festival has been further postponed due to COVID-19 concerns. Originally slated to take place on March 20, 2020, and March 21, 2020, the event was then rescheduled to Friday, July 17, 2020, and Saturday, July 18, 2020. Now, the 2-day long festival will take place on September 11, 2020, and September 12, 2020. “We have … Continue reading Tallahassee Balloon Festival Further Postponed, Will Take Place in September

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

Local Photography Project, Aerial Tallahassee, Celebrates 5th Anniversary

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Aerial Tallahassee/The Workmans June 15, 2020 marks the 5th anniversary for Aerial Tallahassee, a community photography project that explores Tallahassee “from the sky.” Aerial Tallahassee, run by Tallahassee-based commercial photographers, Alex and Chelsea Workman, is known for its stunning bird’s eye view shots of spots all around the city. From capturing and posting aerial photos of Doak Campbell Stadium, to Cascades Park, the Centre of … Continue reading Local Photography Project, Aerial Tallahassee, Celebrates 5th Anniversary

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

Jubilee Orchards Offers Morning Yoga Classes After U-Pick Season

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Jubilee Orchards The u-pick blueberry picking season at Jubilee Orchards may be over, but this local farm, which is located at 12008 Miccosukee Road, still has plenty of fun activities to offer! As of recent, Jubilee Orchards has begun hosting morning yoga classes on their sunny, spacious 50-acre farm. “There is plenty of room to spread out and maintain social distance!” … Continue reading Jubilee Orchards Offers Morning Yoga Classes After U-Pick Season

Georgia Peach Truck Coming Back to Tallahassee This Summer

By Amy Marcos | Photo: LuAnn Hunt Georgia Peach Truck, a a farm-to-street fruit truck from Atlanta, Georgia, will be making a stop in Tallahassee on June 17, 2020! From 9:00-10:30 p.m., the truck will be at Country Feed Store & Garden Supply, located at 6260 Blountstown Hwy. Then, from 12:00-1:30 p.m., the truck will be at Tallahassee Nurseries. At these 2 locations, visitors can … Continue reading Georgia Peach Truck Coming Back to Tallahassee This Summer

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 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

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