Tallahassee: The City Of Seven Hills

Tallahassee is the city of the seven hills. Today, they host a rehabilitation center, a surgery center, a nursing home, a security company, a property management office, and a private school named after this seven hills reference.  This can be quite confusing to most since the majority of Florida is rather flat. A map from […]

Tallahassee Elks Lodge Annual Chili Cook Off

This annual event helps raise funds so that the Elks can continue to help local charities. The Order spends more than $80,000,000 across the nation every year for benevolent, educational and patriotic community-minded programs.  Contestants in this year’s Chili Cook Off can win a cash prize by entering the Overall Award category; this chili must be cooked […]

The One And Only: Maclay Gardens

On this 1,176-acre property, Alfred B Maclay planted the first flower in 1923 with his wife Louise Fleischman. Originally the park was named Killearn after Alfred Maclay’s great grandfather’s place of birth in Scotland.  Eventually it was opened to the public in 1946 and seven years later, 300 acres of the land was graciously donated to […]

Top 5 Weekend Activities In Tallahassee

Spring is an exciting time in this area! Whether you’re a long-time resident or just visiting, these ideas will guarantee you have a good time! 1. Southern Shakespeare Festival  When:  May 12-May 14, 2017 Where:  Cascades Park 1001 S Gadsden St. Tallahassee, FL  Description:  Free, festival of the arts! Multiple showings throughout the weekend. 2. Brickyard Farmers […]

Dreamland Bar-B-Que’s New Home In Tallahassee

Their newest restaurant is located at the Centre of Tallahassee, beside the Amphitheater in the Music Alley. The atmosphere at Dreamland is casual and you’re sure to enjoy the down-home feel. You can find a seat at the bar or grab a table or booth with family and friends. The ribs are what made this […]

Tallahassee’s Word Of South Festival

The Word of South event is a festival of music and literature being held in Tallahassee’s award-winning Cascades Park, on seven different stages, and features a distinctive blend of musicians and writers and a study of the relationship between the two subjects.  Presented by Tallahassee Community College, the 2017 Word of South festival will be held April 7-9. The festival […]

Springtime Tallahassee Is Right Around The Corner

The festival features tons of fun for families and friends. Events include: Springtime Tallahassee Music Festival on Kleman Plaza featuring both local and national entertainment acts, the Grand Parade, Jubilee in the Park, Children’s Park, and the entertainment stages throughout the Jubilee.  There will also be a plethora of fantastic groups of arts, crafts and food vendors that […]