Celebrations Along the Byway

If you’re lucky, your visit may coincide with one or more of these great events! Plan at least a half-day to take in the fun and sample some great food! Contact the Chambers of Commerce or Tourist Development Councils of the counties indicated for specific information.

January
“¢ Big Bend Annual Exhibition of Photography, Tallahassee Regional Airport Gallery (LC)
“¢ Living History Interpretation, Mission San Luis de Apalache, Tallahassee (LC)

February
“¢ Mardi Gras Festival, Apalachicola (FC)

March
“¢ Battle of Natural Bridge Reenactment (LC)
“¢ Spring Jazz Fest, Dixie Theatre (FC)
“¢ Chili Cook-Off, St. George Island (FC)
“¢ Camp Gordon Johnston Reunion, Carrabelle (FC)
“¢ Pioneer Breakfast /Tallahassee Jazz & Blues Festival, Tallahassee Museum of History and Natural Science (LC)
“¢ Eastpoint Volunteer Fire Department Rib Cook (FC)

April
“¢ Worm-Gruntin’ Festival, Sopchoppy (WC)
Ң Wakulla Wildlife Festival, Wakulla Springs State Park (WC)ӬӢ Apalachicola Antique & Classic Boat Show (FC)
“¢ Riverfront Festival, Carrabelle (FC)
“¢ Mission San Luis Heritage Festival (LC)
“¢ Humanatee Festival, St. Marks (WC)
“¢ Stephen C. Smith Memorial Regatta, Shell Point (WC)

May
“¢ Blue Crab Festival, Panacea (WC)
“¢ Tour of Historic Homes, Apalachicola (FC)
“¢ Shriners’ Fishing Tournament, Carrabelle (FC)

June
“¢ Saltwater Classic fishing Tournament, Carrabelle (FC)

July
“¢ 4th of July Celebration, Sopchoppy (WC)

October
“¢ Monarch Butterfly Festival, St. Marks NWR (WC)

November
“¢ Florida Seafood Festival, Apalachicola (FC)
“¢ Historic Apalachicola Christmas Celebration (FC)
“¢ Big Bend Annual Exhibition of Photography, Tallahassee Regional Airport Gallery (LC)
“¢ Big Bend Days, Tallahassee Museum of History and Natural Science (LC)
“¢ Fall Jazz Festival, Dixie Theatre (FC)

December
“¢ Christmas in Sopchoppy (WC)
“¢ Boat Parade of Lights, Carrabelle (FC)
“¢ Big Bend Annual Exhibition of Photography, Tallahassee Regional Airport Gallery (LC)