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Check out all the local events the Forgotten Coast has to offer. From art shows and songwriter’s festivals to fishing tournaments and farmer’s markets.

July 10, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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July 11, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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  • Apalachicola Farmer's Market

    July 11, 2020  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Mill Pond Pavilion, 479 Market St. Apalachicola, FL 32320

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July 12, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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July 13, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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July 14, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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July 15, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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  • Bowery Station Open Mic Night

    July 15, 2020  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    17 Ave F, Suite C Apalachicola, FL 32320, USA

    This weekly event has been a mainstay in local entertainment for years, and has fostered the development of numerous performers as they gain their confidence and stage presence. All levels of talent are welcomed and appreciated.

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July 16, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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  • St. Joe Bay Buffer Preserve Tram Tour

    July 16, 2020  8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    3915 State Rd 30a, Port St Joe, FL 32456, USA

    Beginning Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    And continuing on each THIRD Thursday of the month.

    We’re so excited to have our tram tours running again! Space is limited so please email our Environmental Specialist Sophia Fonseca to reserve your spot. Be sure to include how many individuals are attending.  Send Email

    The tour is open wagon with no roof. Please bring hats and sunglasses to protect from the sun. The tour will begin on Treasure Road across the street from the Preserve Center. Looking forward to seeing you!  Learn More

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July 17, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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July 18, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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  • Carrabelle Farmer’s Market

    July 18, 2020  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Crooked River Lighthouse, 1975 Hwy 98 W, Carrabelle, FL, 32322, United States

    The Crooked River Lighthouse in Carrabelle will be hosting the Carrabelle Farmer’s Market on Saturday, March 21 from 9 am-1 pm at the foot of the lighthouse at 1975 Hwy 98 W, Carrabelle, FL. The market will be featuring vendors from the community with locally made goods, veggies, baked goods, art and more. The Farmer’s Market will be held every first and third Saturday from 9 am-1 pm at the Crooked River Lighthouse. This market event is growing steadily and is encouraging vendors to join. Vendor may sign up at any time. The cost to be a vendor is $10 per market for those who are not Carrabelle Lighthouse Association members and is free those who are association members. Annual membership costs $15 for an individual or $25 for a family.

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  • Salt Air Farmer's Market

    July 18, 2020  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    City Commons Park, 305 Cecil G. Costin Sr. Blvd. Port St. Joe, FL 32456

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July 19, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

    See more details

July 20, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

    See more details

July 21, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

    See more details

July 22, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

    See more details

  • Bowery Station Open Mic Night

    July 22, 2020  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    17 Ave F, Suite C Apalachicola, FL 32320, USA

    This weekly event has been a mainstay in local entertainment for years, and has fostered the development of numerous performers as they gain their confidence and stage presence. All levels of talent are welcomed and appreciated.

    See more details

July 23, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

    See more details

July 24, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

    See more details

July 25, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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  • Apalachicola Riverkeeper's Field Trips

    July 25, 2020
    Apalachicola Riverkeeper, 232 B Water Street, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

    Explore your river and basin with us! Our volunteer-led eco-outings are fun and memorable.  We hike and kayak in the spring and fall. We kayak year round. Group size is limited and registration is required. Trips are donation based.
    Paddle trips and hikes are free to members. Donations are always appreciated, as this is a volunteer-based program. Our skilled trip leaders truly enjoy introducing people to the river system.  Loaner kayaks are also available.
    Paddlers and hikers need to bring: water; snacks/lunch; sunscreen; and hat. Paddlers, please wear clothing that won’t weigh you down if it gets wet. Synthetics like nylon blends are best. No jeans or boots.  Contact us for meet up details at outreach@apalachicolariverkeeper.org to register or call 850-653-8936.  http://apalachicolariverkeeper.org/eco-educational-outing/

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  • Apalachicola Farmer's Market

    July 25, 2020  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Mill Pond Pavilion, 479 Market St. Apalachicola, FL 32320

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July 26, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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  • Mexico Beach Offshore Classic Captain's Party

    July 26, 2020  5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    El Governor Motel, 1701 US-98, Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

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July 27, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

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  • Mexico Beach Offshore Classic

    July 27, 2020  5:00 AM - July 28, 2020  5:30 PM
    Mexico Beach Marina, 3904 US-98, Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    Fishing begins at 5:00 a.m. Central Time both days.
    Weigh-In 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Central Time both days.
    Awards Ceremony to follow Weigh-In on July 28th.

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July 28, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

    See more details

  • Mexico Beach Offshore Classic

    July 27, 2020  5:00 AM - July 28, 2020  5:30 PM
    Mexico Beach Marina, 3904 US-98, Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    Fishing begins at 5:00 a.m. Central Time both days.
    Weigh-In 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Central Time both days.
    Awards Ceremony to follow Weigh-In on July 28th.

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July 29, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

    See more details

  • Bowery Station Open Mic Night

    July 29, 2020  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    17 Ave F, Suite C Apalachicola, FL 32320, USA

    This weekly event has been a mainstay in local entertainment for years, and has fostered the development of numerous performers as they gain their confidence and stage presence. All levels of talent are welcomed and appreciated.

    See more details

July 30, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

    See more details

July 31, 2020
  • Mexico Beach Annual Photography Contest

    April 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020  
    Mexico Beach, FL 32456, USA

    The Mexico Beach 20th Annual Photography Contest starts April 1st until July 31st. We welcome all photographs taken in Mexico Beach past or present. All photographs will be submitted for judging after July 31st and the winners will be contacted and announced on the Mexico Beach website, social media and in the e-newsletter. Winning photographs will be displayed in the Mexico Beach Welcome Center after judging.

    Categories are Around Mexico Beach, Sunrises & Sunsets, The Beach, Fishing & Boating, People and Flora & Animal Life.  We hope you will capture Mexico Beach through your “eyes” and enter our photography contest.  Please click here for an official entry form.

    See more details

August 1, 2020
  • Carrabelle Farmer’s Market

    August 1, 2020  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Crooked River Lighthouse, 1975 Hwy 98 W, Carrabelle, FL, 32322, United States

    The Crooked River Lighthouse in Carrabelle will be hosting the Carrabelle Farmer’s Market on Saturday, March 7 from 9 am-1 pm at the foot of the lighthouse at 1975 Hwy 98 W, Carrabelle, FL. The market will be featuring vendors from the community with locally made goods, veggies, baked goods, art and more. The Farmer’s Market will be held every first and third Saturday from 9 am-1 pm at the Crooked River Lighthouse. This market event is growing steadily and is encouraging vendors to join. Vendor may sign up at any time. The cost to be a vendor is $10 per market for those who are not Carrabelle Lighthouse Association members and is free those who are association members. Annual membership costs $15 for an individual or $25 for a family.

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  • Salt Air Farmer's Market

    August 1, 2020  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    City Commons Park, 305 Cecil G. Costin Sr. Blvd. Port St. Joe, FL 32456

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August 3, 2020
  • Full Moon Climb

    August 3, 2020  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Crooked River Lighthouse, 1975 Hwy 98 W, Carrabelle, FL, 32322, United States

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August 5, 2020
  • Bowery Station Open Mic Night

    August 5, 2020  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    17 Ave F, Suite C Apalachicola, FL 32320, USA

    This weekly event has been a mainstay in local entertainment for years, and has fostered the development of numerous performers as they gain their confidence and stage presence. All levels of talent are welcomed and appreciated.

    See more details

August 8, 2020
  • Apalachicola Farmer's Market

    August 8, 2020  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Mill Pond Pavilion, 479 Market St. Apalachicola, FL 32320

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