Nature Coast Challenge Fishing Tournament

The date is set for the 11th Annual Nature Coast Challenge – a Kayak Catch, Photo and Release Fishing Tournament in Yankeetown, Florida. The Captain’s Meeting will be Friday evening April 29th, 2022.  You may fish the Withlacoochee River or the Gulf of Mexico. Fishing will begin on Saturday April 30th, 2022 at first light.

Cedar Lakes Woods & Gardens Spring Festival

Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens 4990 NE 180th Avenue, Williston, FL

Annual Garden Show and Spring Festival Join us for our 7th Annual Garden Show and Spring Festival! This year will be the biggest and best festival we've ever had, you definitely won't want to miss it! Enjoy live music throughout the day, and visit vendors from all over Florida selling plants, arts and crafts, food, ... Read more

Blues Fest at Red, White & Blues Farm

Red, White and Blues Farm 3250 NE 140th Avenue, Williston, FL

The 2022 blueberry season is right around the corner and we are celebrating our blueberry harvest at Blues Fest on April 30th, May 1st, 7th and 8th. Red, White & Blues Farm is having a day full of blueberry treats, live music, delicious food, amazing local arts and crafts from wonderful local artists, and fun-filled ... Read more

36th Annual Cedar Key Small Boat Meet

The Cedar Key Small Boat Meet is the premiere event on the West Coast of Florida celebrating small craft. The 36th Cedar Key Small Boat Meet is Friday May 6th to Sunday May 8th, 2022. The meet is still informal. No signups. No fees. No planned events. The tides and weather remain the controlling organization.

Blues Fest at Red, White and Blues Farm

Red, White and Blues Farm 3250 NE 140th Avenue, Williston, FL

Red, White & Blues Farm is excited to celebrate our bountiful blueberry season at Blues Fest.  There will be tons of blueberries to pick, blueberry-themed activities & treats, arts & crafts vendors, live music, plus all of your favorite farm activities like our thrilling slide hill, bouncy jump pillows, and more! Enjoy lunch and fresh baked ... Read more

Tour de Melon Bicycle Ride

Charles Strickland Recreational Park 2340 Old Fannin Rd, Chiefland, FL

Tour de Melon is a cycling event with a family trail ride on the local, paved Nature Coast Trail and a century ride on an area highway route sponsored by the Suwannee Valley Rotary Club in Chiefland, FL.

Chiefland Watermelon Festival

23 SE 2nd Avenue, Chiefland, FL 32644 23 SE 2nd Avenue, Chiefland, FL

The Chiefland Watermelon Festival will be held Saturday  June 4th  2022  8AM-3PM at 23 SE 2nd Avenue, Chiefland, FL  Vendor Check in will be between 6-8 AM  Space assignment will be provided at check-in.  All vehicles must be out of the festival area by 8AM.    The parade will begin promptly at 11:00 AM. 

Summer Daze Car Show at Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens

Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens 4990 NE 180th Avenue, Williston, FL

Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens is hosting our Second Summer Daze Car Show at the gardens to display the area’s coolest classic cars. Get ready for a rip-roaring good time!  Come and check out the customs, muscle cars, and classics! The coolest handmade awards made by local businesses in the area to be bestowed to ... Read more

Seahorse Key Open House

Seahorse Key

Seahorse Key Open Houses Seahorse Key is an island located three miles from Cedar Key by boat and is managed by the Lower Suwanee National Wildlife Refuge. It is open to the public about four times per year. Open Houses are great opportunities for the public to experience the peacefulness, history, and natural environment that Cedar ... Read more

City of Williston Independence Day Celebration

The City of Williston will be hosting its annual Independence Day Celebration, Saturday, July 2, 2022 with a parade beginning at 5:00 pm. The Independence Day Celebration will follow at Horseman’s Park, 803 SW 19th Avenue – beginning at 7:00 pm. Fireworks begin at dark.