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Sunday, November 5, 2017

Quiksilver’s King of the Peak surf contest @ Sebastian Inlet State Park

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 8:00am EDT to Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 6:00pm EST

Free with regular park admission

More Information:
www.quiksilver.com

Located in the Central region at:
Sebastian Inlet State Park
9700 South Highway A.1.A.
Melbourne Beach, FL 32951

Find out who is the King of Sebastian Inlet’s first peak.  The location of the surf contest is by the North Jetty.  For more information www.quiksilver.com    

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Participation Requirements

Farmers Market @ Koreshan State Park

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 8:00am to 1:00pm EST

$1 environmental impact fee

More Information:
More Information: Ranger Station (239) 992-0311

Located in the Southwest region at:
Koreshan State Park
3800 Corkscrew Road
Estero, FL 33928

Join us in the historic settlement of Koreshans. Our Sunday Farmers Market offers local and organic produce, fresh seafood and dips, unique crafts, local honey, native plants, handcrafted jewelry, food, beautiful art, and cool gifts! A market pass is $1. Contact the Ranger Station at (239) 992-0311 for more information. For vendor info and applications visit http://friendsofkoreshan.org/farmers-market/

Native Plant Sale, Sundays, 8pm - 1pm @ Koreshan State Park

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 8:00am to 1:00pm EST

FREE during the Sunday Farmers Market

More Information:
Ranger Station (239) 992-0311

Located in the Southwest region at:
Koreshan State Park
3800 Corkscrew Road
Estero, FL 33928

Learning about and purchasing native plants can be a daunting task, but it just got easier! The Coccoloba Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society volunteers will be selling native plants at the Koreshan State Historic Site Farmers Market Sundays, 8:00am - 1 pm.  Experts will be on hand to help answer your questions and teach you about the wonderful benefits of adding native plants to your landscaping. Volunteers will also explain about the fertilizer ordinance and invasive exotic plants. For more information, visit www.FNPSCoccoloba.org or call (239) 273-8945.

Additional Information:

http://www.fnpscoccoloba.org/

First Weekend Union Garrison @ Fort Clinch State Park

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm EST

$2.50 Fort Admission in addition to regular park admission.

More Information:
Fort Clinch State Park, 904-277-7274

Located in the Northeast region at:
Fort Clinch State Park
2601 Atlantic Ave
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

This program will allow visitors to interact with living historians to experience life in the fort as it was in 1864. The grounds will be bustling with soldiers in period costumes involved in firing demonstrations, marching drills, cooking and daily activities. Ladies in their dresses, sutlers displaying their wares, fife players and drummer boys bring every part of the civil war era to life. Come join in this unique, family friendly event.

Additional Information:

Participation Requirements

Beach Combing @ Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:30am EST

FREE with regular park admission

More Information:
Ranger Station 239-597-6196

Located in the Southwest region at:
Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park
11135 Gulfshore Drive
Naples, FL 34108

Join a Volunteer for a talk about beach treasures. Learn about sea shells, sea creatures and tidal movement. This is a great interactive event!

50th Anniversary Celebration / Appreciation Day @ T. H. Stone Memorial St. Joseph Peninsula State Park

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 11:00am to 4:00pm EST

Regular park entrance fees apply.

More Information:
Park office (850) 227-1327

Located in the Northwest region at:
T. H. Stone Memorial St. Joseph Peninsula State Park
8899 Cape San Blas Road
Port St. Joe, FL 32456

T. H. Stone Memorial St. Joseph Peninsula State Park is celebrating 50 years as a state park.  On September 6th, 1967 the park was dedicated in honor of Terrell Higdon Stone.  T. H. Stone was a community leader and owner of the property prior to being designated as a state park. The park and CSO will recognize and show appreciation to T. H. Stone family, previous managers, organizations, staff, volunteers and visitors who have helped support the Park for the past 50 years. There will be music, food, displays and fun family activities.

Additional Information:

Participation Requirements

Ranger Program: Main Entrance @ Silver Springs State Park

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 2:00pm EST

Free with regular park admission.

More Information:
Ranger station, 352-236-7148 ext.4

Located in the Central region at:
Silver Springs State Park
1425 NE 58th Avenue
Ocala, FL 34470

Take part in a park ranger program, which occurs every Sunday. Topics vary, with each program offering an opportunity to learn something new about Silver Springs State Park and Florida’s unique environment.

Additional Information:

Enter the park through the main entrance located at 5656 East Silver Springs Boulevard (State Road 40).

Participation requirements.

Incredible Edibles @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm EST

Cost is $3/car or Annual Florida Park Pass plus $5/person activity fee for ages 13 and up. 

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us; 352-793-4781

Located in the Southwest region at:
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
7200 CR 603
Bushnell, FL 33513

Wild edibles cooking demonstration and show and tell in the Dade Lodge.  Participants will get to sample wild plant and game fare.  Please bring a place setting to sample. 

Moon Over Maclay! @ Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm EST

Tickets are $25 per person or $10 for students.
Tickets may be purchased online at http://friendsofmaclaygardens.org/ or at the Ranger Station in the Park starting in October.

More Information:
For more information, visit www.friendsofmaclaygardens.org or contact the park at 850-487-4556.

Located in the Northwest region at:
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park
3540 Thomasville Road
Tallahassee, FL 32309

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection's Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park and the Friends of Maclay Gardens invite you to the 8th Annual Moon Over Maclay jazz concert. Join us for an evening of Jazz in the Gardens! Enjoy the music of two outstanding jazz groups under a full moon on the front lawn of the historic Maclay House, overlooking Lake Hall. The Friends of Maclay Gardens hosts the popular Moon Over Maclay Jazz Concert, presenting the Bakan-Margut-Hall World Trio and headlining the jazz sextet- The David Detweiler All-Stars featuring vocalist Shanice Richards.  Bring your blanket or lawn chairs, picnic, favorite beverage, and friends.