Events

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Mar
15
Fri
Stay Here. Play Here. @ Tallahassee Musuem
Mar 15 @ 9:00 am – Mar 25 @ 5:00 pm
Stay Here. Play Here. @ Tallahassee Musuem

SPRING BREAK IS FINALLY HERE! Join The Tallahassee Museum for some fun in the sun while soaring through cypress swamps, ziplining from treetops, and experiencing wildlife of Florida. Mention this flyer to receive a discount on our Tree To Tree Adventure courses from March 15-25th. It’ll be a Spring Break you won’t forget!

Mar
18
Mon
Stay Here. Play Here. Kids Camp! @ Tallahassee Museum
Mar 18 @ 7:45 am – Mar 25 @ 5:45 pm
Stay Here. Play Here. Kids Camp! @ Tallahassee Museum

Spring Break is right around the corner. Have you registered your kids yet? Join us for day camp or just for a day…
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From under the sea discoveries and zipping through the trees to meeting sensational species, frolicking on the farm and playing springtime sports, there is something for every kid to enjoy during spring break!
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Available from March 18 – 22 and March 25, each day is packed full of adventure. Now is the perfect time to sign up and reserve your spot at our day camp. Extended Care is available, which extends camp hours to 7:45 a.m.-5: 45 p.m. ***Members receive​ a day camp discount
3/18 Under the Sea
Let’s dive into the ocean to learn about the deep sea and mysterious creatures that live there!

3/19 Spring into Spring – ZIP CAMP
Hop, skip, jump, and zip into Spring time! Today, campers will get to go on Tree to Tree Adventures and learn all about movement.

3/20 Spring Farm Day
Today is the first day of Spring! Learn all about this important season on the farm. We will explore how farm life changes at this time of year.

3/21 Sense-ational Species
Campers will learn about the five senses through the eyes, ears, nose, tongue, and skin of animals. They will get an earful about how animals use their senses to survive in the wild.

3/22 Life’s a Beach
Bring your swimsuit and sunscreen. Campers will get to play in the sprinklers and learn about the animals they find at the beach.

3/25 Springtime Sports – ZIP CAMP
Campers will enjoy Tree to Tree Adventures. They will learn about the history of different sports and then enjoy some friendly competition!

Mar
27
Wed
The Inspired Gardener – Lunch and Lecture @ Goodwood Museum and Gardens
Mar 27 all-day
The Inspired Gardener - Lunch and Lecture @ Goodwood Museum and Gardens

Each gardener is inspired by something: creating beauty, connecting with nature, cultivating life. This year’s Garden Symposium focuses on the power of gardening and what inspires us to create, connect, and cultivate.

Jenks Farmer is a plantsman, horticulturist, designer, and storyteller who transformed his family’s hay farm into a crinum lily farm. Farmer has spent his life studying nature and plant sciences, sharing his knowledge, and inspiring others about their own gardens. His work on the science of crinum lilies has been published in scientific journals, and main-stream magazines. Join Farmer at the 2019 Garden Symposium to hear about his gardening journey and renew your inspiration.

The 17th Annual Goodwood Garden Symposium will be held 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, at the Carriage House at Goodwood Museum & Gardens. Tickets are $35 and include lunch. Books and bulbs will be available for purchase.

Mar
29
Fri
Lake Tribe Brewing – 4 Years of Beer Anniversary Celebration @ Lake Tribe Brewing Company
Mar 29 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Lake Tribe Brewing - 4 Years of Beer Anniversary Celebration @ Lake Tribe Brewing Company

Join the tribe March 29th & 30th as we celebrate the sun setting over 4 AMAZING YEARS of crafting local beer right here in our hometown of Tallahassee. To say thanks, we are throwing a 2 day celebration including amazing food, live music, new tap releases, bottle releases, and a specialty can release to say cheers to the amazing local community that allows us to do what we love right here in west Tallahassee!

Apr
6
Sat
2019 2nd Annual Wolf Dash 5K and 1M @ Lawton Chiles High School
Apr 6 all-day
2019 2nd Annual Wolf Dash 5K and 1M @ Lawton Chiles High School

The Wolf Dash is a fun, family, school and community oriented event that raises funds for the Lawton Chiles Foundation and the March of Dimes. The 5K and 1M fun run/walk start promptly at 8 am at the bus ramp at Chiles High School. The newly designed race course takes runners/walkers into shady surrounding neighborhoods for an enjoyable and/or challenging run/walk. There will be a live DJ, yummy food, a dunking booth, a bouncy house, shave ice, business/school club tables with fun things to explore, hot chocolate, awards for top finishers and Door Prizes for which all participants are eligible. Pre-registration, race day registration and online registration (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lawton-chiles-wolf-dash-tickets-51966463090) are available.

TFP SBE 2019 The Fuzzy Pineapple Craft + Art Festival + Small Business Expo @ Aakhet Center For Human Development
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
TFP SBE 2019 The Fuzzy Pineapple Craft + Art Festival + Small Business Expo @ Aakhet Center For Human Development

The Fuzzy Pineapple welcomes family, friends and more to join us for our annual indie art and craft festival!
Thanks to the awesome companies who’ve reached out to us for TFP FEST, we are super excited to showcase more small business owners in an all inclusive event. Get ready for live music, games, family fun, awesome eats, artisans, crafters, growers, designers, and a host of local small businesses!

The first 200 people will receive a complimentary goodie bag. VIP tickets include a VIP goodie bag and a complimentary meal from Nefetari’s Fine Cuisine & Spirits.
*There are only 100 VIP Tickets available

All proceeds go towards TFP FEST and our 2 new projects! The TFP Give Back Fund and TFP Scholarship Fund.

TFP Give Back Fund – Each month beginning June 1, 2019 we will give $100 to a community project or indie project to kickstart a small business.

TFP Scholarship Fund – Each month beginning June 1, 2019 we will give $100 to a student with a small business.

TFP FEST Art + Craft Festival – Each year we support 100+ student and local artists, crafters, entertainers, and growers in sharing their art and building their brands.

The goal is 10k. That means 100 people inviting 100 people. It takes less than 1 minute to invite. See you there!
Event: TFP FEST The Fuzzy Pineapple Craft and Art Festival
Date: April 6, 2019
Time: 10AM – 7PM
Location: 1209 Paul Russell Road Tallahassee, Florida 32301
Admission: Free
Children Friendly: Yes
Pet Friendly: Yes
Disabilities: All accessible
Parking: Limited, Parking Lot and Roadside
Transportation: Located 1 block from two bus stops, Taxi, Car, Bicycle
Vendors: Artists, Crafters, Food, Growers
Food: Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten-Free, Seafood, Poultry, Beef, Pork, Desserts, Snacks
Entertainment: Artists, Dancers, Singers, Actors, Musicians, Authors, Directors, Filmmakers, Models and More
Electricity: Limited

Come out and show your support by shopping small and encouraging the artists to continue their work!

For more information please call or text The Fuzzy Pineapple Team at 850-566-5661 or visit us online at http://www.thefuzzypineapple.com/tfpsbe

For more information on TFP FEST –

TFP FEST

For more information on TFP Give Back Fund –

TFP Give Back Fund

For more information on TFP Scholarship Fund –

TFP Scholarship Fund

Invite Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/519667301725886

Enjoy and share the fun using #TFPFEST on your favorite social media sites!

Apr
11
Thu
SportsAbility @ Miracle Field at Messer Park
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 13 @ 3:00 pm
SportsAbility @ Miracle Field at Messer Park

For more information contact:
Laurie LoRe-Gussak: (850) 201-2944 x1 / info@fdoa.org

SportsAbility 2019

Join Florida Disabled Outdoors Association for three days of waterskiing, tennis, martial arts, rock climbing, SCUBA, and more at the 29th Annual SportsAbility held by the Florida Disabled Outdoors Association! The event will be held April 11-13, 2019. Adults and children, both with and without disabilities are encouraged to experience hands-on recreation activities for no cost thanks to our friends and sponsors in the community!

Families will learn about opportunities to engage in recreation TOGETHER around the Tallahassee area. SportsAbility aims to provide experiences and enable everyone to participate in as many or few activities as they please. Activity providers have adaptations available to make the games playable for everyone. Some activities include golf, art, martial arts, SCUBA, waterskiing, boat rides, tennis, archery, biking, horseback riding, rock climbing, and more!

Details:
• Thursday, April 11, from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Miracle Field at Messer Park
• Friday, April 12, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the TCC Lifetime Sports Complex
• Saturday, April 13, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Alfred B. Maclay Gardens

For information and registration, visit www.fdoa.org. You can also contact us at info@fdoa.org or (850) 201-2944.

Apr
20
Sat
Saving Wakulla Springs Overland Tour @ Tour depart from Cascades Park
Apr 20 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Saving Wakulla Springs Overland Tour @ Tour depart from Cascades Park

Experience the wonders and beauty of the Wakulla Springs Basin on a unique behind-the-scenes journey with Florida Springs expert, Jim Stevenson. Take this amazing tour and see for yourself the actual place where groundwater enters the incredible underground cave system on its journey to Wakulla Springs! Guided car caravan tour of the scenic basin area of Wakulla Springs… set against the picturesque backdrop of woods & waters. Trace the overland journey of water south as it flows underground from Tallahassee through one of the longest and deepest cave systems in the world to Wakulla Springs. Seven unique stops of interest along the way including lakes & sinkholes….some areas not open to the general public! Tour departs from Cascades Park and ends at Wakulla Springs State Park.

Apr
27
Sat
Pioneer Breakfast @ Tallahassee Museum
Apr 27 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am
Pioneer Breakfast @ Tallahassee Museum

Enjoy a hearty, outdoor, all-you-can-eat meal on Saturday, April 27th, 7 a.m. – 11 a.m. at our 58th Annual Pioneer Breakfast on the 1880’s-style farmstead.
This fundraiser, benefiting the Tallahassee Museum’s conservation and education efforts, features Register’s freshly grilled sausage, scrambled eggs, pancakes and real Bradley’s Country Store grits served up by the Museum’s Board of Trustees.

Tallahassee Jazz & Blues Festival @ Tallahassee Museum
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – Apr 28 @ 5:00 pm
Tallahassee Jazz & Blues Festival @ Tallahassee Museum

Please join the Tallahassee Museum for one of the region’s best two-day jazz, swing, and rhythm and blues music festivals! Get up and dance, sit back and enjoy the music, or take part in fun activities on the Big Bend Farm. The Tallahassee Museum outdoor stage area is the perfect setting and one of the few places fans can bring their families to hear live music. Plenty of tasty treats and frosty beverages will be available at the cafe and cash bar! Come on out and enjoy one of the Tallahassee Museum’s great concerts! Guests are welcome to bring camp chairs and blankets.
Tickets are FREE to all Museum Members as well as Children 3 years of age and under.
Adults: $12/per day
Children 4-15 years: $9/per day
Seniors and College Students with Student ID: $11.50/per day

May
18
Sat
Friends of Maclay Gardens 25th annual Tour of Gardens @ Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friends of Maclay Gardens 25th annual Tour of Gardens @ Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

Amid all the pink, yellow and green heralding spring’s arrival, Friends of Maclay Gardens is seeing a little silver as this year marks its 25th annual Tour of Gardens. The tour takes place on Saturday, May 18. This year’s tour promises to be a showcase of some of Tallahassee’s finest landscapes and features six residential gardens in addition to a unique new community garden space. Most of the gardens are situated in the immediate Tallahassee area and within a short drive from the Park entrance.
The day starts at 9 a.m. with a continental breakfast on the lawn at the garden entrance inside beautiful Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park. At 10 a.m. those in attendance will receive a booklet containing brief descriptions and directions to the gardens that are being featured on the 2019 Tour. Tour-goers may then proceed on their own self-driven tour of the gardens where docents from the Leon County Master Gardener program will be on hand to answer any questions.

Jun
7
Fri
Jameis Winston Football ProCamp @ AdventHealth Training Center
Jun 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Jameis Winston Football ProCamp @ AdventHealth Training Center

Throughout the one-day camp, Jameis Winston and our coaches will offer tips and hands-on instruction, including lectures, fundamental football skills stations, contests, and non-contact games in a high-energy, fun, and positive environment. Campers will be placed in small groups by age to ensure that each child gets maximum instruction. The camp will be staffed by some of the area’s top high school and college coaches.