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October 24, 2014

22ND ANNUAL HAUNTED WOODS EVENT - WANTED: CREATURES OF THE NIGHT VOLUNTEERS
Hillsborough River State Park

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October 24, 2014

WILD N' WICKED NIGHTS
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

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October 24, 2014

HAUNTED HAYRIDE & TRAIL
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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October 24, 2014

2ND ANNUAL HAUNTED HAMMOCK HALLOWEEN EVENT
Highlands Hammock State Park

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October 24, 2014

HAUNTED TRAILS
Oscar Scherer State Park

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October 24, 2014

22ND ANNUAL HAUNTED WOODS EVENT
Hillsborough River State Park

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October 25, 2014

WILD N' WICKED NIGHTS
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

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October 25, 2014

2ND ANNUAL HAUNTED HAMMOCK HALLOWEEN EVENT
Highlands Hammock State Park

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October 26, 2014

ESTERO CONCERT SERIES AT KORESHAN
Koreshan State Historic Site

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November 01, 2014

VINTAGE RV SHOW
Koreshan State Historic Site

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November 01, 2014

DADE CRAFT CLASS
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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November 02, 2014

ESTERO CONCERT SERIES AT KORESHAN
Koreshan State Historic Site

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November 06, 2014

DADE TREE WALK
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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November 07, 2014

ALAFIA FAT TIRE FESTIVAL
Alafia River State Park

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November 08, 2014

GUIDED NIGHT PADDLE
Oscar Scherer State Park

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November 08, 2014

DISCOVER THE ISLAND
Egmont Key

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November 08, 2014

PREHISTORIC SNOWBIRDS
Koreshan State Historic Site

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November 08, 2014

29TH ANNUAL CIVILIAN CONSERVATION CORPS (CCC) FESTIVAL
Highlands Hammock State Park

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November 09, 2014

DISCOVER THE ISLAND
Egmont Key

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November 15, 2014

NATURE FESTIVAL
Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park

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November 15, 2014

MUSIC IN THE PARK CONCERT SERIES - GROOVUS
Highlands Hammock State Park

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November 15, 2014

FRANK THOMAS FOLK HERITAGE AND MUSIC FESTIVAL
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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November 16, 2014

THE X-COUNTRY MARATHON, 30K, HALF-MARATHON & 5K
Alafia River State Park

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November 20, 2014

HOLIDAY CRAFT CLASS
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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November 22, 2014

DAY OF CONSCIOUSNESS
Oscar Scherer State Park

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December 06, 2014

GUIDED NIGHT PADDLE
Oscar Scherer State Park

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December 06, 2014

FRIENDS OF MYAKKA RIVER ANNUAL PICNIC
Myakka River State Park

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December 06, 2014

CHRISTMAS ON THE FLORIDA FRONTIER
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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December 06, 2014

2014 GREAT OUTDOOR ADVENTURE DAY
Lovers Key State Park

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December 12, 2014

THE CANDLELIGHT EXPERIENCE AT FORT FOSTER
Fort Foster State Historic Site

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December 12, 2014

THE CANDLELIGHT EXPERIENCE AT FORT FOSTER
Hillsborough River State Park

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December 13, 2014

MOUND KEY TOUR AND KAYAK PADDLE
Mound Key Archaeological State Park

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December 13, 2014

MOUND KEY TOUR AND KAYAK PADDLE
Koreshan State Historic Site

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December 14, 2014

ESTERO CONCERT SERIES AT KORESHAN
Koreshan State Historic Site

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January 03, 2015

DADE'S BATTLE
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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January 04, 2015

DADE'S BATTLE
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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January 09, 2015

FULL MOON CONCERT: HAVE GUN WILL TRAVEL
Myakka River State Park

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January 10, 2015

ARCHAEOLOGY OF POOP: THE TRUTH COMES OUT IN THE END
Koreshan State Historic Site

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January 13, 2015

AFTERNOON TEAS
Koreshan State Historic Site

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January 17, 2015

MUSIC IN THE PARK CONCERT SERIES - RICK ARNOLD
Highlands Hammock State Park

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January 17, 2015

9TH ANNUAL ALL-TRAILS HIKE/CONCERT
Oscar Scherer State Park

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January 24, 2015

AN EVENING WITH AUTHOR TIM DORSEY
Myakka River State Park

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January 30, 2015

GHOST WALK
Koreshan State Historic Site

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February 06, 2015

GHOST WALK
Koreshan State Historic Site

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February 06, 2015

FULL MOON CONCERT: ARI & THE ALIBIS
Myakka River State Park

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February 10, 2015

AFTERNOON TEAS
Koreshan State Historic Site

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February 11, 2015

SCHOOL DAYS AT FORT FOSTER
Hillsborough River State Park

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February 11, 2015

SCHOOL DAYS AT FORT FOSTER
Fort Foster State Historic Site

Date: February 11th-13th, 2015. 10:00 am -1:00 pm

Description:

This “Back in Time” living history program will feature the military, Seminoles and civilians along with a variety of craft demonstrations. A special time for students to enjoy a first person history lesson, take a ranger-led tour of a Florida frontiers fort and interact with period Seminole natives. An opportunity to purchase period merchandise & refreshments is available to your students.

The Fort Foster State Historic Site is located adjacent to Hillsborough River State Park on U.S. 301 North, 9 miles north of Fowler Avenue and 6 miles south of Zephyrhills.

All school groups, sutlers, vendors, and demonstrators, must register by February 9th.

Please see the “Additional Information” tab for registration forms

Participation Requirements

Fees: Student admission for this special event is a $2 donation to Hillsborough River State Park Preservation Society per student. There is no charge for teachers and chaperones.

Contact: Contact the park at 813.987.6870

Directions: All Visitors to Fort Foster must enter through Hillsborough River State Park first. Hillsborough River State Park is located 9 miles north of Tampa and 6 miles south of Zephyrhills on US Highway 301. From I-75, South bound from Ocala take the SR 54. Exit #279 east to Hwy 301, travel South for 6 miles, and the park will be on your right-hand side. From I-75, North bound from Tampa take the Fowler Ave. Exit #265 east to Hwy 301, travel North for 9 miles, and the park will be on your left-hand side. From I-4, West bound take Exit 10 go north on C.R. 579 to US 301, follow the signs and go North 7 miles the park will be on your left-hand side. From I-4, East bound take Exit 7 (be careful of the merges) and go North on US 301 for 14 miles, the park will be on your left-hand side.

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February 14, 2015

FORT FOSTER RENDEZVOUS
Fort Foster State Historic Site

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February 14, 2015

JAMMIN' IN THE HAMMOCK
Collier-Seminole State Park

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February 14, 2015

15TH ANNUAL SCRUB JAY 5K/10K RACE
Oscar Scherer State Park

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February 14, 2015

ART SHOW, GREAT ART IN A GREAT PARK
Koreshan State Historic Site

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February 14, 2015

FORT FOSTER RENDEZVOUS
Hillsborough River State Park

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February 15, 2015

JAMMIN' IN THE HAMMOCK
Collier-Seminole State Park

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February 15, 2015

ESTERO CONCERT SERIES AT KORESHAN
Koreshan State Historic Site

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February 21, 2015

RUN - EVERGLADES ULTRA
Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park

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February 28, 2015

MUSIC IN THE PARK CONCERT SERIES - CALIFORNIA TOE JAM BAND
Highlands Hammock State Park

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February 28, 2015

TASTE OF HISTORY LUNCHEON
Koreshan State Historic Site

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March 06, 2015

FULL MOON CONCERT: BEN PRESTAGE
Myakka River State Park

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March 07, 2015

VINTAGE CAR SHOW
Koreshan State Historic Site

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March 10, 2015

AFTERNOON TEAS
Koreshan State Historic Site

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March 21, 2015

ANTIQUE ENGINE AND QUILT SHOW
Koreshan State Historic Site

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March 21, 2015

11TH ANNUAL SARASOTA FOLK FESTIVAL
Oscar Scherer State Park

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March 22, 2015

ESTERO CONCERT SERIES AT KORESHAN
Koreshan State Historic Site

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March 28, 2015

MUSIC IN THE PARK CONCERT SERIES - WILLIAM FLORIAN
Highlands Hammock State Park

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April 04, 2015

KIWANIS FISHATHON
Oscar Scherer State Park

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April 10, 2015

FULL MOON CONCERT: REVEREND BARRY AND FUNKTASTIC SOUL FEATURING THE HELLACIOUS HORNS
Myakka River State Park

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April 12, 2015

ESTERO CONCERT SERIES AT KORESHAN
Koreshan State Historic Site

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April 18, 2015

MUSIC IN THE PARK CONCERT SERIES - LOTELA GOLD
Highlands Hammock State Park

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April 19, 2015

26TH ANNUAL EARTH DAY CELEBRATION
Oscar Scherer State Park

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May 16, 2015

ESTERO CONCERT SERIES AT KORESHAN
Koreshan State Historic Site

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June 21, 2015

FATHERS DAY ORIENTEERING WORKSHOP
Oscar Scherer State Park

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