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Everything You Need to Know About Bowery Station in Apalachicola, FL

17 Jun 2019 07:51 AM by Collins Vacation Rentals Staff
Everything You Need to Know About Bowery Station in Apalachicola, FL

When it comes to nightlife along the Forgotten Coast, few places can compare to Bowery Station in Apalachicola, FL! Located in the heart of the historic Bowery District, this eclectic bar is the place to go for cold beer, great live music, and even better company. Enjoy the unpretentious atmosphere as you sip amazing craft beer or wine. Munch on peanuts with a savory side of sarcasm, which the owners are proud to say they serve daily. Here’s why a visit to this casual hangout is an absolute must during your next trip to the Florida Gulf! 

Bowery Station in Apalachicola, FL, is one of many great bars in the area. Make sure to check out our Things to Do page to see a complete list of bars, live music venues, and restaurants in Apalachicola and St. George Island. It’s full of great recommendations about places to eat, attractions to see, and things to do during your stay with Collins Vacation Rentals! 

About the Bowery Station in Apalachicola, FL

Lisa and Matt Gardi, the owners of Bowery Station in Apalachicola, FL, have led lives in the Florida Keys, Europe, and New England. Each of their experiences is reflected in this unique bar, which features an outdoor beer garden and a friendly island vibe. The relaxed and rustic atmosphere is perfect for enjoying a fun night out with friends. Order an ice-cold craft beer or your favorite glass of wine, sing along to live music in the bar, or head outside to the beer garden for a game of cornhole. The possibilities are endless!

In addition to serving amazing craft beer and wine, Bowery Station is the location of a burgeoning music scene. Stop by and enjoy live local acts every day the bar is open. Check the current Music Schedule to find out who’s playing. Would you like to put your own vocals to the test? Showcase your musical talents at Open Mic Night, which is held every Wednesday from 6 – 8 pm, October through May.  If you would like to fill up on liquid courage beforehand, make sure to arrive early for Happy Hour! It’s held every Wednesday through Friday from 5 – 7 pm.

Annual Bowery Station Events

In addition to great live music, the Bowery Station features a wide array of fun events throughout the year. Don’t miss the annual Spam Cook-Off on Superbowl Sunday! Try a variety of creative dishes and vote for your favorite culinary masterpiece. And if you’re not a fan of the taste of spam, stay for the sound of great live music after the competition! 

Another not-to-be-missed event is the Spring Chickfest. This annual music festival celebrates the many talented female performers in our area. From solo performances to full bands, this promises to be a night you won’t forget. And if you’re visiting in autumn, mark your calendar for the annual Apalachicola Oktoberfest. Putting a creative spin on the traditional Oktoberfest, this three-day event features great food, crazy contests, delicious beer, and the best in live music. 

Location and Hours of Operation 

You can find Bowery Station in Apalachicola, FL at 131 Commerce Street (the entrance to the bar is on Avenue F). In October through May, the bar is open Wednesday through Sunday from 2 – 10 pm. In June through September, it’s open Wednesday through Friday from 5 – 10 pm, and Saturdays from noon – 10 pm. 

Relax at a Gorgeous Collins Vacation Home

After a fun night of music and drinks at Bowery Station in Apalachicola, FL, come enjoy the rest of your evening at a Collins Vacation Home. Our homes come fully stocked with all of the amenities you need to have a vacation you’ll never forget. We even have rental homes right on the beach, so that you can take full advantage of our location on the stunning Forgotten Coast. You deserve an amazing place to get away during your vacation, and our rentals are beautiful, comfortable, and convenient. Request one of our rental guides today to see the full range of options available for your next St. George Island getaway.

When you stay with us on St. George Island, you can enjoy your vacation knowing that we’ve taken care of all the details. Arrive, relax, and enjoy the island life! Contact us today, and we’ll be happy to help you start planning your next trip to St. George Island!