Manatee Springs State Park
NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY WALK
Date: Saturday, March 22, 2014
Join Ranger Dixon on an informal walk to aid both the novice and experienced photographer in the skill of nature photography.
Meet at the Waterfront Amphitheater. Bring water, bug spray, good walking shoes and your camera. If you don’t have a camera, walk with us and learn about nature photography.
This program is appropriate for ages 8 and up.
Download the flyer:
Nature Photography Walk (PDF - 0.46KB)
Nature Photography Walk - Large Print (PDF - 0.01KB)
Fees: This program is free with regular park admission.
Contact: For more information, call 352-493-6072.
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
14TH ANNUAL WILD AZALEA FESTIVAL
Date: Saturday, March 15, 2014
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park and the Special Events Committee for the Town of White Springs will host the 14th Annual White Springs Wild Azalea Festival on Saturday, March 15.
Festival highlights include musical performances, arts and crafts, the Little Miss Azalea Contest, the Suwannee River Duck Race, Children’s Area and other outdoor recreational opportunities. Visitors can to spend the day enjoying this street crafts fair where expert artisans will display and sell their handmade specialties. “Wild Azaleas” are a highlight of this event and will be available for purchase along with other native Florida plants. Visitors can listen to the sounds of music as they stroll through historic downtown White Springs.
The Wild Azalea Festival kicks off Friday afternoon, March 14 with a guided hike along the Suwannee River to view the beautiful and aromatic wild azaleas growing along the river banks. For additional information about the wild azalea hike or to register please email email@example.com.
The Nature and Heritage Tourism Center is located on CR 136 and US 41 in downtown White Springs.
Fees: This event is free. Admission to the Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park is $5.00 per vehicle, up to eight passengers.
Contact: For additional information about the wild azalea hike or to register please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Suwannee River State Park
HIKE WITH A RANGER
Date: Saturday, April 05, 2014
Come explore Suwannee Rivers State Park! Enjoy the sights and sounds of nature as you wander down the various trails on a Ranger led hike.
The Suwannee River and Balanced Rock Trails; approximate Distance: 1 Mile
Enjoy the beauty of the Suwannee River as you follow this winding trail. Enjoy the majestic Live Oaks as you learn about the river, the springs, and the wonderful history of the Suwannee River State Park.
For more information, call 386-362-2746 or email email@example.com.
Fees: $5.00 per vehicle up to 8 passengers.
Contact: For more information, call 386-362-2746.