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 Places to Take Visiting Family During Christmas Break in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Florida Historic Capitol Museum If you have visiting family coming to town for Christmas vacation, consider taking them on a tour of the town. Check out these 5 spots to take them in Tallahassee. Dorothy B. Oven Park — This beloved park features a gorgeous display of Christmas lights during the holiday season. Families can enjoy a stroll though a … Continue reading 5 Places to Take Visiting Family During Christmas Break in Tallahassee

Cascades Project to Be a Reality Downtown in 2020

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Cascades Project Deemed “Tallahassee’s largest economic development initiative in recent history,” the Cascades Project will become a reality come 2020. The Cascades Project, spearheaded by Uptown Rental Properties and North American Properties, consists of establishing a development of 274 residential units, 24 condominiums, a space with 140 hotel rooms, offices, retail space, and restaurants, right off of Cascades Park. This … Continue reading Cascades Project to Be a Reality Downtown in 2020

More Than a Name: The People Behind Tallahassee’s Establishments

By Abby Cloud | Photo: Tallahassee Arts Tallahassee is home to a variety of buildings, schools, libraries, and other sites honoring some notable figures in our community. Even if we visit these locations frequently,  how many of us actually know the history or significance behind the name of these places? Take a moment to read more about these popular places and who they were named … Continue reading More Than a Name: The People Behind Tallahassee’s Establishments