Address: Apalachicola Center for History, Culture & Arts, 86 Water Street, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Artist of the Apalachicola Area Member Exhibit - September 15, 2018 - September 23, 2018

Opening reception



Address: Harry A’s, 28 W. Bayshore Drive, St. George Island, Florida, 32328, United States

Rock By The Sea "Lite" - September 20, 2018 - September 23, 2018

Rock By The Sea present this “lite” charity music festival hosted at Harry A’s on St. George Island, will feature artists including Steve Everett, Boo Radley, The Brown Goose, The Currys, Meaghan Farrell, Mentz, Tobacco Road Band and more! The Rock by the Tee Golf event will be held on September 21 at St. James Bay Golf Club in Carrabelle.




Address: Apalachicola Riverkeeper, 232 B Water Street, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Apalachicola Riverkeeper's Field Trips - September 22, 2018 - September 23, 2018

Explore your river and basin with us! Our volunteer-led eco-outings are fun and memorable.  We hike and kayak in the spring and fall. We kayak year round. Group size is limited and registration is required. Trips are donation based.
Paddle trips and hikes are free to members. Donations are always appreciated, as this is a volunteer-based program. Our skilled trip leaders truly enjoy introducing people to the river system.  Loaner kayaks are also available.
Paddlers and hikers need to bring



Address: Mill Pond, 479 Market St, Apalachicola, 32320, United States

Apalachicola Farmers Market - September 22, 2018 - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Local seafood, produce, honey, homemade breads, pies, and other regional specialties offered every 2nd and 4th Saturday from 9 AM until 1 PM.




Address: Carrabelle Visitor Center, 105 St James Ave, Carrabelle, FL, 32322

Museum Day - September 22, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Back by popular demand all three of Carrabelle’s wonderful museums will open their doors free of charge on Saturday September 22, 2018 as part of Smithsonian magazine’s 14th annual Museum Day. This national celebration honors museums that follow the example of the Smithsonian with free admission. In salute to this day, Carrabelle History Museum, Camp Gordon Johnston WWII Museum, and Crooked River Lighthouse Museum will also have extended hours from 10



Address: St. George Island Lighthouse, 2B East Gulf Beach Drive, Eastpoint, 32328, United States

Full Moon Climb - September 24, 2018 - 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The St. George Lighthouse will host a full moon climb September 24 from 7



Address: Bowery Station, 17 Ave F, Suite C, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Bowery Station - Open Mic - September 26, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This weekly event has been a mainstay in local entertainment for years, and has fostered the development of numerous performers as they gain their confidence and stage presence.  All levels of talent are welcomed and appreciated.




Address: Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve Nature Center, 108 Island Drive, Eastpoint, FL, 32328, United States

National Estuaries Day - September 28, 2018 - 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM

It’s all about the Bay on Sept 28 as the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve (The Reserve) celebrates National Estuaries Day at its Nature Center in Eastpoint. Activities will include dozens of free, fun and educational activities for kids and adults including marine animal touch tanks, and estuary-themed games. The Sea Turtles of the Forgotten Coast exhibit will demonstrate what a sea turtle nest might look like and show videos of nesting sea turtles and hatchlings! Attendees can also tour the ANERR’s impressive 5,400 square foot Nature Center with its three large aquariums filled with local estuarine and marine life, an 80-foot long mural depicting the area ecosystems, and a hands-on Bay Discovery Room.




Address: Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve Nature Center, 108 Island Drive, Eastpoint, FL, 32328, United States

Bay-Friendly Landscaping - October 2, 2018 - 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Yard design and maintenance can have a big effect on adjacent water bodies. Participants will learn about resources to help them transform their yard into a low-maintenance, luscious bay conscious landscape that attracts birds and wildlife. The class will also feature innovative Green Infrastructure techniques such as rain gardens, green roofs, and bio-swales. Participants can also, for a small fee, order their own rain barrel that they can take home. Class will be held at the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Drive in Eastpoint. The class is free, but rain barrels are $25.00 per barrel and must be ordered one week in advance. Tickets available at https



Address: Bowery Station, 17 Ave F, Suite C, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Bowery Station - Open Mic - October 3, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This weekly event has been a mainstay in local entertainment for years, and has fostered the development of numerous performers as they gain their confidence and stage presence.  All levels of talent are welcomed and appreciated.




Address: Battery Park, Battery Park, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Paddle Jam - October 5, 2018 - October 8, 2018

The fall version of the Apalachicola Paddle Jam festival will be held in October, in Apalachicola and on St. George Island. This three day festival celebrates the Forgotten Coast through paddle sports, music and food. The highlight of the event will be an attempt by paddlers to break the world record for the largest floating kayak raft. New this fall will be a paddling fishing tournament.




Address: Bowery Station, 17 Ave F, Suite C, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

ApalachOktoberfest 2018 - October 5, 2018 - October 8, 2018

ApalachOktoberfest 2018 will be one for the record books! This year’s three day event hosted by Bowery Station and Oyster City Brewing Company will feature great beer, eats, and the best in live music. Friday, October 5 and Saturday, October 6 will be at Bowery Station and feature The Mulligan Brothers, The Bo Spring Band, Clayton Mathis, The Turkeybasters, Johnny Barbato, and Ten Pound Pancake. Then, Sunday, October 7, the fun moves down to Oyster City Brewing Company and will showcase Boo Radley, The Currys, Matt Law and the Usual Suspects, Sticky Too, and Shaw Davis and the Black Ties. OCBC is batching up some of their famous Lyin’ Fish Oktoberfest Lager for the occasion! Plan ahead for this year’s ApalachOktoberfest 2018 and look for updates and full details at bowerystation.us.




Address: Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve Nature Center, 108 Island Drive, Eastpoint, FL, 32328, United States

ANERR Estuary Class - Apalachicola Bay - October 5, 2018 - 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Do you know what an estuary is and why it is so vital to our economy and way of life? Join us to explore the estuary we depend on. Learn about the habitats and creatures that make up our estuary and how the river and bay are intricately connected. We will see these habitats up close aboard the Reserve’s research vessel the Henry Lee. The class will be based out of the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Drive, Eastpoint. The class is $25.00. Please register in advance, tickets available on https



Address: Paddy’s Raw Bar, 40 3rd St E, St. George Island, FL, 32328, United States

Pink Out! - October 5, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

This local breast cancer awareness event has grown to be a popular annual fall event on St. George Island. The annual Pink Out! festivities begin at 6 pm at Paddy’s Raw Bar and will feature a silent auction, live music, food and fun!




Address: St. George Island Visitor Center, 139 Gulf Beach Drive W, St. George Island, FL, 32328, United States

Art & Wine Splash - October 6, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us on Saturday, October 6th, for the St. George Island Art & Wine Splash. This event takes place during what many locals consider their favorite month on the island, when temperatures are a bit cooler and the annual monarch migration brings beautiful butterflies to our shores.  The event is sponsored by The St. George Island Business Association.
The festival features talented artists and craftsmen offering original and unique items.  Artists will be showing, selling, and demonstrating their talents at various Island locations beginning at 2 pm to 5 pm.  Setting this event apart from other arts and crafts shows is the special Wine Walk which will take place from 2



Address: Apalachicola Visitor Center, 122 Commerce Street, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Wild Week Guided Tours - October 9, 2018 - October 13, 2018

The Friends of St. Vincent will host a week’s worth of fun Fall activities as part of its Wild Week Guided Tours October  9-12. The four day event, which will take place on St. Vincent Island, will feature different activities each day including a guided tour with environmental speakers and a beachcombing tour, a tour and lesson on how to throw a  cast/sein net  a trail bike tour. The wild week events are free but you must register. The Friends of St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuge also has several volunteer opportunities currently available for people interested in learning more about the island and volunteering their time to important activities there including red wolf tracking, sea turtle nesting, tour narrators and drivers, office help and grant writing.




Address: Bowery Station, 17 Ave F, Suite C, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Bowery Station - Open Mic - October 10, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This weekly event has been a mainstay in local entertainment for years, and has fostered the development of numerous performers as they gain their confidence and stage presence.  All levels of talent are welcomed and appreciated.




Address: Mill Pond, 479 Market St, Apalachicola, 32320, United States

Apalachicola Farmers Market - October 13, 2018 - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Local seafood, produce, honey, homemade breads, pies, and other regional specialties offered every 2nd and 4th Saturday from 9 AM until 1 PM.




Address: Bowery Station, 17 Ave F, Suite C, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Bowery Station - Open Mic - October 17, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This weekly event has been a mainstay in local entertainment for years, and has fostered the development of numerous performers as they gain their confidence and stage presence.  All levels of talent are welcomed and appreciated.




Address: Chapman Auditorium, 155 Avenue E, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

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Secrets & Sweet Tea is a southern comedy that takes place at the wake of Samuel Strainwhistle, a local Apalachicola millionaire. Various residents come to pay their respects, each hoping that Samuel has left a little something in his will for them.  As the show progresses everyone learns the true secrets of these Apalachicola mourners.
Three performances choose one or attend all three



Address: Red Pirate Family Grill & Oyster Bar, 236 US-98, Eastpoint, FL, 32328, United States

Car Show & Gumbo Cookoff - October 20, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The Forgotten Coast Cruisers will host its 3rd Annual Car Show and Gumbo Cookoff on October 20 from 10am to 3pm at the Red Pirate Family Grill & Oyster Bar in Eastpoint. This year’s event will benefit fthe Franklin Fire Victim Relief Fund. Registration for the event is free but donations accepted.




Address: Crooked River Lighthouse, 1975 Hwy 98 W, Carrabelle, FL, 32322, United States

Lantern Fest - October 20, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Light up the night with the Crooked River Lighthouse at LANTERN FEST, on Saturday, October 20 from 6 – 10 pm at the lighthouse park in Carrabelle Beach. Join the glow of 123 beautiful lanterns in celebration of the Crooked River Lighthouse’s 123rd birthday! Local lore, glowing lanterns, music, dance, food and night time tower climbs bring magic and history together!
This remarkable festival, best known for its awesome display of over a hundred colorful and handmade lanterns, also features wonderful live music by Celtic musicians Aisha Ivey and Stephen Hodges, amazing performances by the TCC Dance Company, ancient craft demonstrators, star gazing with the Tallahassee Astronomical Society, children’s activities, delicious food and desserts and special evening tower climbs of the tallest lighthouse on the Forgotten Coast. Come early, from 4-6 pm, and hear local Celtic musicians and a sea shanty sing-a-long.
Admission to this great celebration and wonderful music and dance program is only $5 for adults and $1 for ages 6-16. Tower climbing tickets are just $5 for adults and $3 for children (must be 44” tall). Good food will also be available for purchase too.  Be prepared to sing Happy Birthday to the 1895 maritime landmark!




Address: Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve Nature Center, 108 Island Drive, Eastpoint, FL, 32328, United States

Bay-Friendly Landscaping - October 23, 2018 - 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Yard design and maintenance can have a big effect on adjacent water bodies. Participants will learn about resources to help them transform their yard into a low-maintenance, luscious bay conscious landscape that attracts birds and wildlife. The class will also feature innovative Green Infrastructure techniques such as rain gardens, green roofs, and bio-swales. Participants can also, for a small fee, order their own rain barrel that they can take home. Class will be held at the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Drive in Eastpoint. The class is free, but rain barrels are $25.00 per barrel and must be ordered one week in advance. Tickets available at https



Address: Bowery Station, 17 Ave F, Suite C, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Bowery Station - Open Mic - October 24, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This weekly event has been a mainstay in local entertainment for years, and has fostered the development of numerous performers as they gain their confidence and stage presence.  All levels of talent are welcomed and appreciated.




Address: Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve Nature Center, 108 Island Drive, Eastpoint, FL, 32328, United States

Apalachicola River & Floodplain - October 26, 2018 - 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM

The Apalachicola River has been called “the Lifeblood of the Bay”. It is vital to our way of life in Franklin County, the state of Florida and the Gulf of Mexico. Participants will learn all about the ecology, culture, and history surrounding the Apalachicola River, as well as come to appreciate its importance in modern Florida. After the lecture portion of the class we will embark on a river journey aboard the Reserve research vessel Henry Lee to get an up-close look at some of the fantastic floodplain ecosystems and historic Apalachicola River distributaries. Tickets for the class are $25 and must be purchased in advance. The class will be held at the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Drive in Eastpoint. Register online at https



Address: Apalachicola Riverkeeper, 232 B Water Street, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Apalachicola Riverkeeper's Field Trips - October 27, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Explore your river and basin with us! Our volunteer-led eco-outings are fun and memorable.  We hike and kayak in the spring and fall. We kayak year round. Group size is limited and registration is required. Trips are donation based.
Paddle trips and hikes are free to members. Donations are always appreciated, as this is a volunteer-based program. Our skilled trip leaders truly enjoy introducing people to the river system.  Loaner kayaks are also available.
Paddlers and hikers need to bring



Address: Mill Pond, 479 Market St, Apalachicola, 32320, United States

Apalachicola Farmers Market - October 27, 2018 - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Local seafood, produce, honey, homemade breads, pies, and other regional specialties offered every 2nd and 4th Saturday from 9 AM until 1 PM.




Address: Apalachicola Riverfront Park, Water Street, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Autos & Oysters Car Show - October 27, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Don’t miss the award-winning Autos and Oysters Car Show! The show will be held on Water Street from 10



Address: Chestnut Street Cemetery, Avenue E, Apalachicola, United States

Ghostwalk - October 27, 2018 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Hauntings will abound at Apalachicola’s Chestnut Street Cemetery on Saturday, October 27 when local history enthusiasts don the garb and take on the persona of the cemetery’s more notable inhabitants to tell their tale of life in Apalachicola more than 100 years ago. The Ghostwalk will be held 6



Address: Bowery Station, 17 Ave F, Suite C, Apalachicola, FL, 32320, United States

Bowery Station - Open Mic - October 31, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This weekly event has been a mainstay in local entertainment for years, and has fostered the development of numerous performers as they gain their confidence and stage presence.  All levels of talent are welcomed and appreciated.




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