The capital city is never short on festivities. From food to music to the changing seasons, Tallahassee loves to throw a party!
The Winter Festival kicks off the holiday season with a magical Lighting Ceremony, illuminating Tallahassee’s signature live oaks with thousands of lights, followed by the Jingle Bell Run, a nighttime parade, and loads of food and live entertainment. Locals bid goodbye to the cold months and welcome in the warmth with a similar event called Springtime Tallahassee, which also includes foot races, food, music, and one of the largest parades in the Southeast.
Recently named the #1 Fine Art Show in the nation, Lemoyne’s Chain of Parks Art Festival in April always makes local’s event calendar. Local artists and vendors sell their wares in downtown parks while musicians jam out on the main stage. Sampling local cuisine and brews while meandering through booths full of sculpture, photography, and mixed media creations is always a highlight of Tallahassee in the spring.
Beyond the seasonal celebrations, Florida’s capital city has many more reasons to rejoice, like cuisine, culture, music, and literature. Check out Visit Tallahassee for an organized, up-to-date schedule of all festival happenings in the Tally area.
Those who love living in Tallahassee are being recruited to attract more Baby Boomers to dwell in the capital city. Participants in the Choose Tallahassee campaign say residents can play a key role in targeting two types of Baby Boomers: the “Boomer”ang, who have a connection to Tallahassee by having studied here and grown up here, and […]
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