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Franklin County is home to art exhibits, music concerts, theater performances, fishing tournaments, festivals and parades year round that highlight our natural resources, culture and history.

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Art from the Sea: Art Exhibit by Robert Simmons
Friday, October 14, 2016 through Saturday, February 25, 2017
Art From the Sea, Works by Robert Simmons combines photographs taken using light and electron microscopes with constructed art to illustrate both the beauty of the natural world and mans impact on th...
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Eastpoint Christmas Parade
Friday, December 9, 2016
Begins at 4 PM at Seller's Tile Plaza and goes along Highway 98.
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Estuary Class
Friday, December 9, 2016
Do you know what an estuary is and why it if so vital our economy and way of life? Join the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve on Friday, December 9, 2016 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm to learn...
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Tocamos Mas LIVE at Rio Carrabelle!
Friday, December 9, 2016
Come on out for a fun evening of Mambo, Merengue, Bolero and Cha Cha! Tocamos Mas performs traditional Latin arrangements combining keyboards, congas, timbales, base guitar and vocals. Dancing Option...
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Apalachicola Farmers Market
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Local seafood, produce, honey, homemade breads, pies, and other regional specialties offered every 2nd and 4th Saturday from 9 AM until 1 PM. If you're interested in being a vendor, please email apal...
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Holiday on the Harbor & Boat Parade of Lights
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Holiday on the Harbor Street Festival: Join the fun with your family and friends. Live entertainment, holiday shopping, festival food, holidays treats and goodies and visit with Santa, and fireworks....
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Jingle Jog 5k Run/Walk
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Get in the holiday spirit as you jingle all the way in the Jingle Jog 5K!We'll hand out bells for your shoes, then everyone runs or walks along beautiful waterfront Gulf Avenue. After the race, we'll...
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Coffee in the Campground
Saturday, December 10, 2016
A Park Ranger or volunteer will give interpretive programs on many topics which may include Apalachicola Bay seafood, panhandle seashells, campfire cooking, flora and fauna of St. George Island, bir...
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IN Concert: Bay Choral Society Holiday Concert
Sunday, December 11, 2016
ILSE NEWELL FUND FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INCONCERT SERIES 2016-17 presents Bay Area Choral Society's Holiday Performance beginning at 4pm. Free open reception to follow concert.
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Full Moon Climb at the Cape St. George Lighthouse
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Climb to the top of the lighthouse to see spectacular views of the sunset and full moon. Light refreshments are served. Admission charge. Contact Gift Shop at 850-927-7745 for reservations.
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Coffee in the Campground
Saturday, December 17, 2016
A Park Ranger or volunteer will give interpretive programs on many topics which may include Apalachicola Bay seafood, panhandle seashells, campfire cooking, flora and fauna of St. George Island, bir...
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Reserve Wednesdays: Bald Eagles
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Learn about Bald Eagles with speaker Linda White. 2 PM - 3 PM
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Coffee in the Campground
Saturday, December 31, 2016
A Park Ranger or volunteer will give interpretive programs on many topics which may include Apalachicola Bay seafood, panhandle seashells, campfire cooking, flora and fauna of St. George Island, bir...
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First Day Hike
Sunday, January 1, 2017
Join us on January 1st for a First Day Hike at the St. George Island State Park. We will start at the middle pavilion at the East Slough Beach Use Area and will move across the island to the East...
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Coffee in the Campground
Saturday, January 7, 2017
A Park Ranger or volunteer will give interpretive programs on many topics which may include Apalachicola Bay seafood, panhandle seashells, campfire cooking, flora and fauna of St. George Island, bir...
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Del Suggs Saltwater Music
Saturday, January 7, 2017
January 7 Del Suggs Saltwater Music 8 PM Floridas premiere performer returns for his 5th Season and we couldnt be happier! Del is an award-winning singer/songwriter/guitarist…one of those ind...
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Apalachicola Oyster Cook-Off
Friday, January 13, 2017 through Saturday, January 14, 2017
The event is held every year on the Friday and Saturday before Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in downtown Historic Apalachicola at Riverfront Park. All proceeds goes directly towards paying for the bran...
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Earl David Reed: Comedy Tour
Saturday, January 14, 2017
January 14 Earl David Reed: The Secret of My Unsuccess Comedy Tour 3 PM, 8 PM Earl David Reeds genius is the way he interacts with the crowd. Back for his third season, he has a way of knowing just...
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Coffee in the Campground
Saturday, January 14, 2017
A Park Ranger or volunteer will give interpretive programs on many topics which may include Apalachicola Bay seafood, panhandle seashells, campfire cooking, flora and fauna of St. George Island, bir...
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IN Concert: Jazz
Friday, January 20, 2017
ILSE NEWELL FUND FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INCONCERT SERIES 2016-17
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Bob Milne Ragtime Piano
Saturday, January 21, 2017
January 21 Bob Milne Ragtime Piano 3 PM, 8 PM Bob is considered the best ragtime/ boogie-woogie pianist in the world. He was declared a National Treasure by the Library of Congress and is an active...
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IN Concert: Ivan Moschuk
Saturday, January 21, 2017 through Sunday, January 22, 2017
THE ILSE NEWELL FUND FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INCONCERT SERIES 2016-17 presentsIvan Moschuk, pianist Saturday, January 21 at Benedict Hall at 7:00 PM"An Evening with Ivan Moschuk" with wine and hors d...
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IN Concert: Jazz
Friday, January 27, 2017
ILSE NEWELL FUND FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INCONCERT SERIES 2016-17
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Coffee in the Campground
Saturday, January 28, 2017
A Park Ranger or volunteer will give interpretive programs on many topics which may include Apalachicola Bay seafood, panhandle seashells, campfire cooking, flora and fauna of St. George Island, bir...
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Jim Croce Tribute: Reno & Gambino
Saturday, January 28, 2017
January 28 Jim Croce Tribute: Reno - Gambino 3 PM, 8 PM Bigger Than Life… A Tribute to Jim Croce, returns for a 3rd Season. John Reno, a native of New Orleans, takes us on a musical journey t...
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IN Concert: Leon Anderson Jazz ft. Avis Berry
Sunday, January 29, 2017
TheILSE NEWELL FUND FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INCONCERT SERIES 2016-17 presents Leon Anderson Jazz Group featuring Avis Berry beginning at 4:00 PM at Trinity Episcopal Church at 79 Sixth Street, Apalac...
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Spencer Bohren at the Dixie Theatre
Saturday, February 4, 2017
February 4 Spencer Bohren 3 PM, 8 PM Spencer Bohrens enthusiasm for Americas music is infectious. For four decades he has been sharing his unique blend of blues, country, gospel, folk and original s...
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Coffee in the Campground
Saturday, February 4, 2017
A Park Ranger or volunteer will give interpretive programs on many topics which may include Apalachicola Bay seafood, panhandle seashells, campfire cooking, flora and fauna of St. George Island, bir...
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IN Concert: Jazz
Friday, February 10, 2017
ILSE NEWELL FUND FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INCONCERT SERIES 2016-17
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Coffee in the Campground
Saturday, February 11, 2017
A Park Ranger or volunteer will give interpretive programs on many topics which may include Apalachicola Bay seafood, panhandle seashells, campfire cooking, flora and fauna of St. George Island, bir...
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Sarah Mac Band at the Dixie Theatre
Saturday, February 11, 2017
February 11 Sarah Mac Band 3 PM, 8 PM The House Band, back for their 8th Season, need we say more...we love them so best and feel fortunate they are still with us. The Sarah Mac Band is an engaging...
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SGI Tour of Homes
Saturday, February 11, 2017

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Forgotten Coast Chef Sampler
Sunday, February 12, 2017
The Apalachicola Bay Chamber of Commerce will host the 21 st Annual Forgotten Coast Chefs Sampler on Sunday, February 12, 2017, from 6:00-9:00 pm. Chefs from all over the Forgotten Coast will prepare...
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IN Concert: Read Gainsford & Evan Jones
Sunday, February 12, 2017
THE ILSE NEWELL FUND FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INCONCERT SERIES 2016-17 presents Read Gainsford, piano, and Evan Jones, Cello beginning at 4:00 PM at Trinity Episcopal Church at 79 Sixth Street, Apalac...
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OYSTERTOWN at the Dixie Theatre
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Come celebrate the rich history of Apalachicola and The Forgotten Coast in an original evening developed especially for The Dixie Theatre. Oystertown combines storytelling, music and historic archiva...
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African-American History Festival
Friday, February 17, 2017 through Sunday, February 19, 2017

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IN Concert: Jazz
Friday, February 17, 2017
ILSE NEWELL FUND FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INCONCERT SERIES 2016-17
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Coffee in the Campground
Saturday, February 18, 2017
A Park Ranger or volunteer will give interpretive programs on many topics which may include Apalachicola Bay seafood, panhandle seashells, campfire cooking, flora and fauna of St. George Island, bir...
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OYSTERTOWN at the Dixie Theatre
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Come celebrate the rich history of Apalachicola and The Forgotten Coast in an original evening developed especially for The Dixie Theatre. Oystertown combines storytelling, music and historic archiva...
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Coffee in the Campground
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
A Park Ranger or volunteer will give interpretive programs on many topics which may include Apalachicola Bay seafood, panhandle seashells, campfire cooking, flora and fauna of St. George Island, bir...
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OYSTERTOWN at the Dixie Theatre
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Come celebrate the rich history of Apalachicola and The Forgotten Coast in an original evening developed especially for The Dixie Theatre. Oystertown combines storytelling, music and historic archiva...
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IN Concert: Jazz
Friday, February 24, 2017
ILSE NEWELL FUND FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INCONCERT SERIES 2016-17
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Mardi Gras Barkus Parade
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Mardi Gras is going to the moon and back! The Mystic Krewe of Salty Barkers, a parade unit of dogs and their people, invite you to join in the Apalachicola Mardi Gras Barkus Parade. Saturday, Feb...
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Coffee in the Campground
Saturday, February 25, 2017
A Park Ranger or volunteer will give interpretive programs on many topics which may include Apalachicola Bay seafood, panhandle seashells, campfire cooking, flora and fauna of St. George Island, bir...
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OYSTERTOWN at the Dixie Theatre
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Come celebrate the rich history of Apalachicola and The Forgotten Coast in an original evening developed especially for The Dixie Theatre. Oystertown combines storytelling, music and historic archiva...
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Mardi Gras Ball
Saturday, February 25, 2017

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IN Concert: David Kalhous & Ben Sung
Sunday, February 26, 2017
THE ILSE NEWELL FUND FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INCONCERT SERIES 2016-17 presents David Kalhous, piano and Ben Sung, violin beginning at 4:00 PM at Trinity Episcopal Church at 79 Sixth Street, Apalachic...
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Camp Gordon Johnston Day
Saturday, March 11, 2017

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Rib Cook-Off
Saturday, March 18, 2017

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PEARLS Exhibition
Saturday, April 1, 2017 through Saturday, April 29, 2017
A month long, city-wide, multi-venue event in April 2017. Its mission is to be a catalyst to preserve Apalachicolas historic housing through the celebration of art and record. The PEARLS exhibition w...
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Apalach Art Walk
Saturday, April 1, 2017
Art in all forms will be woven in and around picturesque downtown Apalachicola where artists and musicians will be showing, selling, and demonstrating their talents from 11:00-6:00 pm. The festivitie...
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IN Concert: Bay Choral Society Easter Concert
Sunday, April 9, 2017
THE ILSE NEWELL FUND FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INCONCERT SERIES 2016-17 presents Bay Area Choral Society's Easter Performance beginning at 4pm. The Ilse Newell Fund for the Preforming Arts is committe...
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Apalach Antique & Classic Boat & Car Show
Saturday, April 15, 2017
Antique - Classic Boats - Cars, examples of classic and traditional vessels, workboats, and fiberglass and aluminum classics will all be on display on from until 4:00 pm. Studebakers, Model As, Ts,...
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Carrabelle Riverfront Festival
Friday, April 21, 2017 through Saturday, April 22, 2017

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4th Annual Forgotten Coast Cruisers Car Show
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Presented by Bobby Turner, Jim Ward, the Forgotten Coast Cruisers, and the Carrabelle Chamber of Commerce. 10 am till 6 pm. Registered cars eligible for: Best in ShowLate Model AwardBest PaintTop 10...
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SGI Brew Fest
Saturday, April 29, 2017

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Sun Alligator Point, Apalachicola, Carrabelle & Dog Island, Eastpoint, St. George Island
Forgotten Coast Plein Air
Thursday, May 4, 2017 through Sunday, May 14, 2017

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Apalach Historic Home Tour
Saturday, May 6, 2017

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Spring Ghostwalk
Saturday, May 6, 2017

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Rock by the Sea
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 through Sunday, May 14, 2017

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Upcoming Events

Art from the Sea: Art Exhibit by Robert SimmonsEastpoint Christmas ParadeEstuary ClassTocamos Mas LIVE at Rio Carrabelle!Apalachicola Farmers MarketHoliday on the Harbor & Boat Parade of Lights
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