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Memorial Day Getaway

Get away this Memorial Day to Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park and Campground, located in Live Oak, FL. Over 1,000 camping and RV sites, and cozy cabins await you on the shore of the historic Suwannee River. Hiking, golf cart riding, biking, paddling and more are popular activities . Spirit of the Suwannee also… Continue reading Memorial Day Getaway

Small League State Tournament

We are excited to welcome the Small League State Tournament to the South Columbia Sports Complex! For more information on this tournament please see website listed below.

Babe Ruth 10/12 Baseball Tournament

We are excited to welcome the Babe Ruth State Baseball to the Southside Recreation Complex! For more information on this tournament please contact Johnny Westland at the information listed below.

Rural Folklife Days

Demonstrators will be on hand showcasing Florida traditions of yesterday and today during this two day event. Rural Folklife Days celebrates the region’s rural past with demonstrations and hands-on learning activities. Visitors can taste jellies, play traditional games, churn butter, sing songs, learn square dancing, quilt on a frame, assist a blacksmith, learn about lye… Continue reading Rural Folklife Days

Dulcimer Retreat

This event invites participants to a weekend of fun and fellowship along with workshops, jam sessions and evening concerts. The retreat will offer in-depth instruction and techniques on the mountain dulcimer and hammered dulcimer instruments. Traditional music is celebrated with workshops offered for beginning, intermediate and advanced students, taught by nationally recognized instructors.

Festival of Lights

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s Festival of Lights will feature all “Silent Nights” and have modified operating dates to ensure everyone’s safety. The event will begin on Friday, December 4 and will be open Saturday December 5. From December 6 through December 15, the event will be open Wednesday through Saturday nights. From… Continue reading Festival of Lights

Annual Winter Blast Pickleball Tournament

We are excited to welcome the Annual Winter Blast Pickleball Tournament to the Richardson Community Center! For more information on this tournament please contact the community center at the information listed below.

Jeanie and Stephen Auditions

At 10 am Saturday the singers will audition for the title of “Jeanie” and “Stephen” in a public concert before a panel of judges. The event attracts contestants from throughout the state of Florida and is sponsored by the Florida Federation of Music Clubs and the Stephen Foster Citizen Support Organization. Competitors must sing one… Continue reading Jeanie and Stephen Auditions

Stephen Foster Day

Join us on January 19th for National Stephen Foster Day at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park. A concert will be hosted in honor of Stephen Foster Day and will begin at 2:00pm in the museum. Refreshments will be available after the concert. Admission to the event is free with park admission of $5.00… Continue reading Stephen Foster Day

Suwannee Rising Music Festival

Join headlining artists, Umphrey’s McGee, Lettuce, Goose and more at the Suwannee Rising Music Festival! This exciting new event is located at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park and is sure to become an annual tradition. Check out the link below for tickets, lodging information, and the latest news on Suwannee Rising.