What You Need to Know About 2020 Early Voting in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Element 5 Digital In-person early voting in Leon County for the 2020 Presidential Preference Primary Election begins this Saturday, March 7, 2020! Early voting is when one casts a ballot prior to Election Day at a local location, as designated by the Supervisor of Elections. Concluding on March 15, 2020, there are 10 convenient locations across Tallahassee, Leon County, and … Continue reading What You Need to Know About 2020 Early Voting in Tallahassee

Live PD and Live Rescue Meet & Greet with the TPD and TFD Scheduled for March 7

By Cristi McKee | Photo: City of Tallahassee Police Department Attention, local “Live PD” and “Live Rescue” fans: this is your chance to meet your local heroes and TV stars! On Saturday, March 7, 2020, from 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., you can head over to Cascades Park for a special meet and greet opportunity with the Tallahassee police officers and firefighters featured on the AE hit … Continue reading Live PD and Live Rescue Meet & Greet with the TPD and TFD Scheduled for March 7

Red Hills International Horse Trials 2020 Overview

By Emily Sanderson | Photo: Red Hills International Horse Trials One does not have to be an avid equestrian to enjoy the activities that encompass the annual Red Hills International Horse Trials that is being held next weekend, March 6-8, 2020! The Red Hills Horse Trials is a fun, family-friendly event worth attending, especially if you have never been before. I have gone every year … Continue reading Red Hills International Horse Trials 2020 Overview

St. Marks Wildlife Refuge Day Trip Guide

By Cristi McKee | Photo: St. Marks and St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuges The St. Marks Wildlife Refuge, located just about 25 miles south of Tallahassee, is a wilderness oasis that is close to home and the prime spot for a day trip with family and friends.  St. Marks Wildlife Refuge is actually one of the oldest wildlife refuges in the U.S., and encompasses parts … Continue reading St. Marks Wildlife Refuge Day Trip Guide

Where to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Tallahassee

By Amy Marcos | Photo Source: Jude Beck These events, which are being held all across the city throughout the day and night, will be ringing in 2020 with a bang! Check out our round up of New Year’s Eve events below. Countdown Downtown! at Cascades Park — To celebrate the new year, Tallahassee Downtown, Visit Tallahassee, The City of Tallahassee, The Downtown Business Association, … Continue reading Where to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Tallahassee

Millstone Institute of Preservation to Host First Winter Moon Festival this Weekend

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Sanni Sahil This weekend, the Millstone Institute of Preservation will be hosting their Winter Moon Festival, a “festival of creatives” in celebration of the longest night of the year-the Winter Solstice. The event, which runs from Friday, December 20, 2019, to Sunday, December 22, 2019, starts at 5:00 p.m. on Friday.  Created by Tallahassee’s Artists Helping Artists (AHA) with the purpose … Continue reading Millstone Institute of Preservation to Host First Winter Moon Festival this Weekend

5 Tallahassee-Inspired Christmas Gifts to Get this Year

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Lucky Goat Coffee These 5 Tallahassee-inspired items are perfect Christmas gifts for all Capital City lovers. Check out this list of gifts to get this Christmas for all locals and Tallahassee lovers abroad! “TLH” Koozie from Southern Compass Outfitters — These handy koozies are perfect stocking stuffers! For perfect use at house parties to tailgates at Doak Campbell Stadium, these … Continue reading 5 Tallahassee-Inspired Christmas Gifts to Get this Year

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

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