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Campfire Music Jam @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm EST

Cost is $3/vehicle or Annual Florida Park Pass

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

Bring your favorite musical instrument, camp chair, flashlight and campfire food and join us around the campfire for a jam session. 

Movie Night @ Oscar Scherer State Park

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm EST

Free for registered campers

More Information:
Ranger Station 941-483-5956

Located in the Southwest region at:
Oscar Scherer State Park
1843 South Tamiami Trail
Osprey, FL 34229

Join your fellow campers and watch a movie together. Be sure to put in your vote for which movie. Options displayed in the Ranger Station and at the Nature Center weekly. Refreshments provided. Campers may bring their own snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. Program is for registered campers only as it takes place after hours. Located in the Nature Center.

Additional Information:

Participation Requirements

An Evening Under the Stars @ Big Lagoon State Park

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 6:00pm CST

Free event with regular park admission. You must arrive before sunset to pay the park entrance fees. The park closes at sunset, which varies throughout the year. 

More Information:
https://www.floridastateparks.org/park/Big-Lagoon

Located in the Northwest region at:
Big Lagoon State Park
12301 Gulf Beach Highway
Pensacola , FL 32507

Escambia Amatuer Astronomer's Association is partnering with Big Lagoon State Park to offer an Evening under the Stars. They will have multiple telescopes available for viewing different celestial objects of interest.

Additional Information:

Please call the Ranger Station (850) 492-1595 for current closing time.

Participation requirements

Regatta Moonlight Concert @ The Barnacle Historic State Park

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm EST

Adults: $10.00

Members of The Barnacle Society: $8.00

Children 6-9: $3.00

Children under 6: Free

More Information:
Ranger Station, (305) 442-6866

Located in the Southeast region at:
The Barnacle Historic State Park
3485 Main Highway
Miami, FL 33133

Come out for an evening of live music under the moonlight as Ken and Summer Gill perform on the front porch of one of the oldest historic homes in Miami. This father-daughter duo entertains with an eclectic mix of acoustic music spanning all decades and genres and characterized by harmonies, guitar, and piano instrumentals. The gate opens one hour before show time for ticket sales, and you can bring a cooler, blanket and low lawn chairs to enjoy a picnic with friends and family on the bayside front lawn.
 

Additional Information:

Moonlight Concert Participation Requirements

The Barnacle is a pedestrian park. Metered parking is available throughout Coconut Grove. Visitors with a Disabled Person Parking Permit may call the Ranger Station for additional parking information.

No pets, please.

Washington's Birthday Regatta and Chowder Party @ The Barnacle Historic State Park

Saturday, February 24, 2018 (All day)

Regatta: $50.00 with advance registration or $75.00 on race day.

Chowder Party: Free for registered sailors; $10 per non-sailing guest.

More Information:
Ranger Station, (305) 442-6866

Located in the Southeast region at:
The Barnacle Historic State Park
3485 Main Highway
Miami, FL 33133

The Washington’s Birthday Regatta commemorates the first yacht race on Biscayne Bay, organized in 1887 by Ralph Middleton Munroe—architect of The Barnacle, boat designer, Coconut Grove pioneer, and first Commodore of the Biscayne Bay Yacht Club. This year’s regatta is open to small sailing craft of traditional rig. The Skippers’ Meeting and continental breakfast begin at The Barnacle at 10 a.m., and the race starts at noon on the bay. Following the regatta, participants are encouraged to come back to The Barnacle for the traditional Chowder Party wearing period clothing from the Era of the Bay (1821-1896). Dinner, the awards ceremony, and "Who in the Grove do you think you are?" costume contest begin at 5:30 p.m.

Additional Information:

Participation Requirements

To register a sailboat, please visit www.TheBarnacle.org.

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