Forgotten Coast Events

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The Forgotten Coast Sea Turtle Festival Returns to Port St. Joe

Find live music, delicious food, and refreshing beverages at the 5th Annual Forgotten Coast Sea Turtle Festival scheduled for Sunday June 27th, 2021 from 11AM to 4PM. Hosted by the Florida Coastal Conservancy and the Forgotten Coast Sea Turtle Center, the festival will be located in Marina Cove and George Core Park overlooking beautiful St. […] Read More

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Find Family Fun at the Carrabelle Riverfront Festival

30th Annual Carrabelle Riverfront FestivalJune 12th 10AM to 6PMHistoric Marine Street along the Carrabelle Riverfront One of the Forgotten Coast’s favorite annual traditions returns this year! Make plans to attend this full day of family-friendly fun with activities, entertainment, food and other vendors will be on historic Marine Street on Saturday, June 12th from 10AM […] Read More

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Shop Local with Markets in Apalachicola, Carrabelle, Eastpoint, and Port St. Joe

One of the best ways to get a taste of a town is by visiting area farmers, arts, and crafts markets. Support local farmers, artists, and vendors while finding unique, handcrafted items and the freshest foods and treats. Shop your way along the Forgotten Coast with these four special markets. Apalachicola Downtown Market Stroll through […] Read More

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Life is Sweet at the Tupelo Honey Festival

The Forgotten Coast is known for its amazing Tupelo Honey, and each year under the mossy oaks of Lake Alice, the Wewahitchka community comes together to celebrate this sweet and rare treat at the Tupelo Honey Festival. This year’s event will feature plenty of opportunities to taste and take home this locally grown delicacy with […] Read More

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Calling All Anglers! The Bayou Bash 2021

Love to fish? The Bayou Bash 2021 is back and better than ever! Sponsored by the Swivel Sisters Women’s Fishing Club of Port St. Joe, the Bayou Bash Tournament is a free Forgotten Coast event scheduled for May 1st with raffles, the famous mullet toss, and of course FISHING! Also new this year is the […] Read More

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Best Blues on The Forgotten Coast | Blues on Reid 2021

Blues are BACK for the 16th year in a row! Coming to the heart of the Business District of historic Port St. Joe, Blues on Reid will host top local & regional acts on April 10, 2021.  Kelly Hundley and the Healers, Brett Waters and the Pool Boys, John Bull Band, Garnet and Soul, and […] Read More

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February and March Festivals from the Emerald Coast to the Forgotten Coast

Whether you’re a local looking for something to do, a snowbird in town for the winter, or a family visiting for the weekend, there are fun and safe festivals on tap from the Emerald Coast to the Forgotten Coast! No matter where you are along the coast, these events are all within a two-hour day […] Read More

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Shop Local with Markets in Apalachicola, Carrabelle, Eastpoint, and Port St. Joe

One of the best ways to get a taste of a town is by visiting area farmers, arts, and crafts markets. Support local farmers, artists, and vendors while finding unique, handcrafted items and the freshest foods and treats. Shop your way along the Forgotten Coast with these four special markets. Apalachicola Downtown Market Stroll through […] Read More

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Shop Local at Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday | November 28th Support your friends and neighbors by shopping local on Saturday, November 28th in all Franklin County communities including Apalachicola, St. George Island, Eastpoint, Carrabelle! Franklin County will be official Neighborhood Champions for the Small Business Saturday campaign that encourages shoppers to patronize small businesses during the holidays and throughout […] Read More

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Christmas on the Forgotten Coast | Five Fun Ways to Celebrate

There’s nothing quite like Christmas on the Forgotten Coast! Find five fun ways to get into the holiday spirit with festive events in Port St. Joe and Apalachicola. Apalachicola Historic Downtown Christmas Celebration | Apalachicola November 27th at Apalachicola Riverfront Park from 4pm to 8pm Head to Apalachicola’s Historic Downtown Christmas Celebration on the Saturday […] Read More