FAMU Marching 100 to be featured in iHeartRadio’s HBCU Marching Band Experience

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — On Nov. 12, the Florida A&M University marching band, The Marching 100, will be featured in iHeartRadio’s HBCU Marching Band Experience as part of the iHeartRadio HBCU Homecoming Celebration. In a “never-before-seen” virtual experience, four competing marching bands, Hampton University, North Carolina A&T, FAMU, and Prairie View A&M will be brought together to perform “in unity.” This virtual event … Continue reading FAMU Marching 100 to be featured in iHeartRadio’s HBCU Marching Band Experience

Tallahassee’s newest Mediterranean restaurant, Yasou Cafe, celebrates grand opening

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — On Nov. 3, Tallahassee’s newest Mediterranean restaurant, Yasou Cafe, celebrated their grand opening at at 3551 Blairstone Rd. Suite 101. The new cafe offers “a new adventure coming from the Mediterranean,” and “the real taste of the most famous dishes from the Mediterranean countries in Tallahassee,” according to restaurant owners. Cafe Yasou’s food menu features classic Mediterranean … Continue reading Tallahassee’s newest Mediterranean restaurant, Yasou Cafe, celebrates grand opening

Tally Kombucha opens storefront in Railroad Square Art District

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — On Nov. 6, Tally Kombucha, Tallahassee’s locally-owned kombucha drink and superfood treat company, hosted a “soft opening” for their new storefront located at 1019 Commercial Drive in the Railroad Square Art District. This store specializes in “grab and go” kombucha drinks and treats that are dairy free, vegan, gluten free and have no GMO’s. Super food products … Continue reading Tally Kombucha opens storefront in Railroad Square Art District

2020 LeMoyne Arts annual holiday show kicking off November 27

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — From Nov. 27-Dec. 24, the annual Lemoyne Holiday Show, presented by Lemoyne Arts, will be on view at 125 N Gadsden St. This year’s theme is “merry, bright, and magical” and will feature local artists’ Christmas and holiday-inspired pieces for purchase. This year’s event will mark the 47th holiday show that Lemoyne Arts has presented. Each year, Lemoyne Arts … Continue reading 2020 LeMoyne Arts annual holiday show kicking off November 27

Argonaut Coffee partners with Midtown Reader, Jeri’s Midtown Cafe to open new location

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Locally owned coffee shop, Argonaut Coffee, has launched the “super soft opening” of their new location at 1123 Thomasville Rd in partnership with Midtown Reader and Jeri’s Midtown Cafe. This book store/bar/coffee shop concept, located in the upstairs space at Midtown Reader, will be celebrating their official grand opening within the next few weeks. Three months ago, when the … Continue reading Argonaut Coffee partners with Midtown Reader, Jeri’s Midtown Cafe to open new location

4th annual Marching Chiefs 5K going virtual this year

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — The 4th annual Florida State University Marching Chiefs 5K, scheduled for Nov. 15 at 7:30 a.m., will take place completely virtually this year for “the safety and wellbeing of all Seminoles,” according to race organizers. “Out of an abundance of caution amid the worsening COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no in-person race experience,” organizers say. “The shift to a … Continue reading 4th annual Marching Chiefs 5K going virtual this year

Capital City Pedicabs offers rides around downtown Tallahassee amid COVID-19 concerns

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Local transportation business, Capital City Pedicabs, has seen a huge loss in business since the COVID-19 pandemic hit. The unique transportation business offers rides in canvas-covered pedicabs driven by local licensed cyclists around the downtown Tallahassee area, and amid event cancellations and business closures, has been impacted greatly as of late. “With events being cancelled or postponed, … Continue reading Capital City Pedicabs offers rides around downtown Tallahassee amid COVID-19 concerns

Ology Brewing Company debuting new beer garden this weekend

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Local brewery, Ology Brewing Company, is celebrating the grand opening of their new beer garden this weekend at their Power Mill Ct location, located at 2708 Power Mill Ct. Ology Brewing Company, which is locally-owned and opened their first location three years ago in Midtown, offers an extensive menu of ales, IPA’s, stouts, and more. Their Midtown location is … Continue reading Ology Brewing Company debuting new beer garden this weekend

Downtown Drive-In Movie @ the Civic Center coming up November 20

By Amy Marcos TALLAHASSEE, Fla — The next Downtown Drive-In @ the Civic Center event, hosted by Tallahassee Downtown and Visit Tallahassee, is coming up on November 20, 2020. From 7:00 p.m., a fan-picked movie will be streamed at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center, located at 505 W Pensacola St. Prior to the movie beginning, on site entertainment will be provided, and concessions will … Continue reading Downtown Drive-In Movie @ the Civic Center coming up November 20

Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Carlos Lyons, commercial building inspector

By Heather Teter / Special to The Tally Wire TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Tallahassee’s building industry is booming, and keeping it going is the City of Tallahassee.  In a time when many other communities have slowed down due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the City has overcome obstacles by swiftly implementing health and safety protocols to protect employees and contractors, while ensuring beams go … Continue reading Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Carlos Lyons, commercial building inspector