What You Need to Know About 2020 Early Voting in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Element 5 Digital In-person early voting in Leon County for the 2020 Presidential Preference Primary Election begins this Saturday, March 7, 2020! Early voting is when one casts a ballot prior to Election Day at a local location, as designated by the Supervisor of Elections. Concluding on March 15, 2020, there are 10 convenient locations across Tallahassee, Leon County, and … Continue reading What You Need to Know About 2020 Early Voting in Tallahassee

Live PD and Live Rescue Meet & Greet with the TPD and TFD Scheduled for March 7

By Cristi McKee | Photo: City of Tallahassee Police Department Attention, local “Live PD” and “Live Rescue” fans: this is your chance to meet your local heroes and TV stars! On Saturday, March 7, 2020, from 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., you can head over to Cascades Park for a special meet and greet opportunity with the Tallahassee police officers and firefighters featured on the AE hit … Continue reading Live PD and Live Rescue Meet & Greet with the TPD and TFD Scheduled for March 7

World-Renowned Violinist, Rachel Barton Pine, Performing in Tallahassee this Friday

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Rachel Barton Pine This Friday, February 21, 2020, at 7:30 p.m., world-renowned violinist, Rachel Barton Pine, will be performing here in Tallahassee at St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral. Hosted by Tallahassee’s own Javacya Arts Conservatory, the concert will feature Pine’s favorite classical, sacred, and contemporary works. She will be accompanied by the Javacya Elite Chamber Orchestra, which is led by Mr. … Continue reading World-Renowned Violinist, Rachel Barton Pine, Performing in Tallahassee this Friday

St. Marks Wildlife Refuge Day Trip Guide

By Cristi McKee | Photo: St. Marks and St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuges The St. Marks Wildlife Refuge, located just about 25 miles south of Tallahassee, is a wilderness oasis that is close to home and the prime spot for a day trip with family and friends.  St. Marks Wildlife Refuge is actually one of the oldest wildlife refuges in the U.S., and encompasses parts … Continue reading St. Marks Wildlife Refuge Day Trip Guide

Wakulla Springs: A Local Record-Breaking Piece of Paradise

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Visit Wakulla Did you know that the largest and deepest freshwater spring is located just 15 miles south of Tallahassee? Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park is home to Wakulla Springs, which is home to the world’s record-breaking freshwater springs. Many years ago, organic sources of limestone carbonates began forming in the area where the springs are formed at the … Continue reading Wakulla Springs: A Local Record-Breaking Piece of Paradise

8 Museums to Visit in Tallahassee

By Abby Cloud | Photo: The Grove Museum As the capitol of Florida, Tallahassee is known for its vast history and heritage, from the history of African American and Native American culture in the area, to the history of Florida’s government, environment, and traditions, to Tallahassee’s own unique culture as a city. With over seven museums city-wide to visit and learn from, this small town … Continue reading 8 Museums to Visit in Tallahassee

Where to Go Blueberry Picking in Tallahassee

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Syd Wachs In Tallahassee and surrounding areas, there are a variety of fruit farms offering u-pick blueberry sessions now and in upcoming weeks. Check them out here! Jubilee Orchards – Jubilee Orchards’ blueberry u-pick season opened April 3, 2020. Located at 12008 Miccosukee Rd, you can find more information regarding their U-pick specials and hours on their Facebook page. Gainer … Continue reading Where to Go Blueberry Picking in Tallahassee