Category Archives: Florida

FL: Head to Jacksonville for Huge Kingfish Tournament

Jacksonville, FL  Exit 362A: Professional and amateur anglers and those looking for a fun, family event gather for The Greater Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament (GJKT), a contest fishing for king mackerel that spans six days every July in Jacksonville, Florida. The … Continue reading

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FL: Learn all About Dolphins on a Dolphin Paddle

St. Augustine, FL Exit 311: Join Anastasia Watersports and Marineland Dolphin Adventure for a fun-filled interpretive Dolphin Paddle on Salt Run at Anastasia State Park. The park’s estuarine tidal marsh is teeming with plant and animal life . Learn about … Continue reading

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FL: Sunset or Full Moon Kayak or Paddle-board Tours in the Indian River

Melbourne Beach, FL Exit 180: Take a Sunset Kayak Tour at Sebastian Inlet State Park for a memorable exploration the Indian River Lagoon, home to brown and white pelicans, herons, egrets, osprey, bottle-nosed dolphin and manatee.  Or maybe you’d prefer … Continue reading

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FL: Power Boats, Sail Boats, Yachts, Kayaks…at The Florida Boat Show

Daytona Beach, FL Exit 261: The Florida Boat Show at Halifax Harbor and Marina is where the marine industry comes together to highlight new boats with live music, a seafood festival, boating safety and seminars, and exciting festivities for a … Continue reading

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FL: Commemorate Mother’s Day with an Elegant Tea in the Café des Beaux-Arts

Palm Beach, FL Exit 70: Imagine the setting, Henry Flagler’s Gilded Age estate in Palm Beach, a National Historic Landmark, the epitome of elegance and sophistication. The celebration of Mother’s Day began during the Gilded Age when in May of … Continue reading

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FL: A Memorial Day Tradition: Country-Music Loving Fans at Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach, FL Exit 261: Already a Memorial Day tradition, Country 500 draws 75,000 country-music loving fans to Daytona Beach for an unforgettable weekend of music, camping and summertime fun at one of America’s most iconic sports destinations.   Also … Continue reading

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FL: Beach Music Concert Supports Ocean Conservation

Ft. Lauderdale, FL Exit 24: Held on the white sands of Fort Lauderdale Beach Park in a beautiful oceanside setting, Tortuga Music Festival is a 3-day, multi-stage music festival featuring some of the biggest names in country, rock and roots music. Tortuga … Continue reading

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FL: Sights, Sounds, and Tastes at St-Augustine Celtic Music & Heritage Festival

St. Augustine, FL Exit 318: The sounds of the ancient Celtic peoples of Scotland and Ireland are as alive today as ever in America’s Oldest Celtic City at the 8th Annual St. Augustine Celtic Music & Heritage Festival. The three-day … Continue reading

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FL: Wow – Over 500,000 Motorcyclists During Daytona Bike Week

Daytona Beach, FL Exit 261: Dubbed the “World’s Largest Motorcycle Event,” Bike Week is a 10-day event filled with high-octane street festivals, concerts, motorcycle races, bike shows, rallies, manufacturer showcases and more. Established more than seven decades ago, nowadays over … Continue reading

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FL: Flagler Museum’s 2018 Whitehall Lecture Series

Palm Beach, FL Exit 70: The 33rd Annual Whitehall Lecture Series, Heroes of the Homefront: World War I and the Faces of Wartime America, commemorates the roles of American soldiers and supporters during World War I. Each lecture will provide … Continue reading

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