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New Date for Forgotten Coast En Plein Air

Known as America’s Great Paint-Out, Forgotten Coast en Plein Air returns to the Forgotten Coast for its 15th year to document the Old Florida landscape and culture. The 10-day festival continues to focus on artistic excellence and the production of investment quality art and is among the world’s most prestigious plein air events. “With plein […] Read More

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January Sales in Review | Forgotten Coast

  2020 began with a strong start in Forgotten Coast residential real estate sales in most key communities during the month of January. There were 29 single family homes closing and 56 pending or contingent properties. Mexico Beach/St. Joe Beach had the highest number of closings for the month followed by St. George Island. The […] Read More

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Oyster Bed Restoration on Tap for Apalachicola Bay

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission was awarded $20 million from the Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund to help restore the failing oyster population in Apalachicola. It was announced in December 2019 that the money will be used to initiate a five-year plan to help revitalize the Apalachicola Bay oyster population. The first two years […] Read More

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December Sales in Review :: Forgotten Coast

  Forgotten Coast residential real estate sales remained consistent in most key communities. There were 26 single family homes closing and 40 pending or contingent properties. Mexico Beach/St. Joe Beach had the highest number of closings for the month followed by St. George Island. The highest priced property to sell during December was a four […] Read More

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10th Annual Apalachicola Oyster Cook-Off

Prepare to enter your best oyster recipe as the 10th Annual Apalachicola Oyster Cook-Off is right around the corner! Located at beautiful Riverfront Park in downtown Apalachicola, the upcoming event will be on January 17th and 18th, 2020. A fun-filled weekend for all ages, highlights include a silent auction, live music, kids’ activities, dance performances and a […] Read More

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November Sales in Review :: Forgotten Coast

  Forgotten Coast residential real estate sales remained consistent in most key communities. There were 28 single family homes closing and 41 pending or contingent properties. St. George Island had the highest number of closings for the month followed by Mexico Beach. The highest priced property to sell during November was a seven bedroom Gulf front property […] Read More

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Christmas on the Forgotten Coast :: Best Area Events

‘Tis the season to be jolly! A holiday on the Forgotten Coast is always magical whether you are a longtime local or visiting for the first time. Watch Santa arrive on a shrimp boat in charming downtown Apalach, enjoy the twinkling lights of the boat parade down the Carrabelle River or catch the Forgotten Coast […] Read More

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October Sales in Review :: Forgotten Coast

October brought a decrease in transactions in the Forgotten Coast residential real estate market but an increase in high sales price and average sales price in most key communities. There were 28 single family homes closing and 43 pending or contingent properties. Mexico Beach/St. Joe Beach had the highest number of closings for the month followed by […] Read More

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The Pearl of Florida Festivals | Florida Seafood Festival

  What could be more quintessential Florida than a seafood festival? Each autumn, locals and tourists flock to Apalachicola’s picturesque Battery Park for the two-day Florida Seafood Festival. An authentic, down home celebration of the bounty of local waters and the people that make the Forgotten Coast region so unique, the festival is one of […] Read More

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Oktoberfest :: Celebrate Along the Coast

Did you know that Oktoberfest began as a wedding celebration more than 200 years ago? The wedding was celebrated with multiple days of drinking, feasting and horse racing. Fast forward two centuries and Oktoberfest has transpired into a weekend full of live music, craft beer and loads of German traditions. Oktoberfest on the Northwest Florida […] Read More