Bordered by the Gulf of Mexico and the Withlacoochee River, Florida's Adventure Coast Brooksville - Weeki Wachee offers adventurous abundance for nature enthusiasts. Rolling hills, sawgrass salt marshes, crystal clear springs, whispering forests, parks and trails provide hiking, biking, birding, water recreation including canoeing, kayaking, boating and fishing, golf, camping and breathtaking sunsets. Brooksville's hometown atmosphere renders oak-canopied streets, unique shopping, history, art, events and cozy dining. Be enchanted by the world-famous Weeki Wachee Mermaids and enjoy Florida's only natural spring water park, Buccaneer Bay. Come see how we do Florida....where it's Nature's Place to Play!
An awesome stocking-stuffer or a 'selfie-break' from the holiday hustle! Offering a $50.00 discount off the price of your trip -- inshore fishing, eco-tour, manatee viewing,sunset cruise, and more. Visit our website to make your selection, and head for the water. Book your adventure today!
Three days offers taste of Greece! Indulge in delicious Greek food and pastries, watch traditional Greek folk dance performances and test your dancing expertise. Special features include a Kids’ Village, cooking demonstrations, vendors, and more. Register early for the Toga 5K Run / Walk to be held on Saturday.
Saturday, February 4, 10:00-6:00pm; Sunday, February 5, 10:00am-5:00pm. Everyone is welcome at the family-friendly event which will feature Native American dancing, primitive skills demonstrations, traditional Native American arts and crafts, Native American food and music, handmade jewelry and much more. Admission: Adults $7.00; Children age 5-12 $4.00; under age 5, free. 352-797-7886 / www.Brooksvillenativeamericanfest.com
Two days of a unique, family-friendly Celtic experience, sharing the tradition through live performance and passing on tradition through workshops. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to settle in for a weekend of great music. Workshops are free with paid admission and include fiddle, whistle, bodhran, mountain dulcimer, hammer duclimer, Irish dance and Yoga. Live entertainment all weekend by Albannach, Marcille Wallis & Friends, West of Galway Duo, Brendan Nolan and more. Coolers permitted; prepared foods, soft drinks and beer available for purchase. Well-behaved leashed pets welcome. Enjoy the Friday-night potluck supper; camping onsite or
odging nearby at Exit 301 off I-75. Cost Two-day ticket: $30.00 advance purchase; $35.00 at the gate. Age 17 and under, free with paid adult admission.
Designed to demonstrate a dog's willingness to work with his handler in a variety of situations, agility is a specialty athletic event that requires conditioning, concentration, training, and teamwork. Agility is a great form of exercise for both dog and handler and a fun way for them to bond. Bring your chair and watch the amazing work by the teams. Food and beverages will be available on site.
Five days of entertainment at Florida Classic Park featuring:
Marty Raybon, Eddie Raven & the Country Grass Show, the Gary Waldrep Band, Jan Ladd, Greg Bird, Lorrain Jordan & Caroline Road, the South Country Classic Show, and more! All on 50 acres of a beautifully maintained tree-lined park, located 1 mile from I-75 and SR 50, with over 350 RV sites with electric and water. Arts and crafts and food vendors will be on site. Bathhouses on site. Concerts will take place in a brand new covered Pavilion. Advance weekend ticket prices available until 1/30/17.
Not camping? For hotels and other accommodations, go to www.floridasadventurecoast.c
The 1885 Train Depot is the place to begin your full day of fun activities. Heritage Day 2017 vendors, artisans and demonstrators will be set up along along the Good Neighbor Trail. Enjoy entertainment at the Gazebo, a bake sale, a silent auction and games; food and beverages will be available for purchase. Several historic homes will be showcased on the tour, as well as tours at the May-Stringer House Historical Museum. Adults, $15.00; children age 6 - 12, $5.00; age 5 and under, free
One of the largest arts, crafts and music festivals in the area! Food and entertainment all day, "Swamp Monster" contest, prize drawings. Fun for the entire family ... and a time to enjoy the natural beauty and amenities of the State Park, including the Mermaid shows. Accommodations nearby ... find yours at www.FloridasAdventureCoast.com
Cost: Age 13 and up: $8.00 at the gate; age 6-12: $4.00; age 5 and under, free
The Best in Florida Acoustic Music with entertainment by Florida's songwriters and singers. Songwriting contest, workshops, arts, crafts, childrens activities. Bring your chair! Covered listening areas - music is rain or shine! Camping available; alternative lodging nearby --- visit www.FloridasAdventureCoast.com
Over 115 artisans participate in the annual juried show featuring fine art, fine craft, and craft artist vendors, and live entertainment throughout the day. The Student Art Pavilion features a county-wide exhibit of student art and a Kid’s Art Zone. You'll enjoy food, children's activities, an Art Boutique and more...all in the beautiful tree shaded Tom Varn Park in Brooksville!
Special Concert: Saturday, 2:00pm - Hernando Symphony Orchestra in the Park. Parking donation: $5.00; admission is free and includes a souvenir program
Enjoy four days of the best in Bluegrass music, stage shows, workshops, movies, children's activities, all highlighted by a special Easter service at 10:00am on Sunday. Onsite camping is available first come-first served; alternate lodging is nearby at Exit 301 / I-75 at SR-50. For local area information, visit FloridasAdventureCoast.com
Enjoy the multi-day festival filled with music and workshops, camping, great food, youth activities and three stages for live entertainment. Gather with friends for jam sessions and stories under the stars. Camping is available onsite; for alternate lodging and area information, visit FloridasAdventureCoast.com.
Visit historicDowntown Brooksville and enjoy a fun-filled day of cheering on the cycling racers. You'll be able to shop for art, crafts, produce and more. The casual "Open Ride" (9:00am-9:30am) on the Good Neighbor Trail is open to cyclists of all ages and abilities. The race donation is $5.00 per rider. Register before the ride at the "Get Healthy Zone. Helmets are required. Following the Open Ride, the exciting and action-packed street racing begins. For more information on the weekend's schedule and activities, visit the Facebook page, Brooksville Cycling Classic.
Country Nights and Carnival Lights bring great entertainment and fair fun for your whole family. Vendors, rides, competitions, shows, exhibits, games, livestock auctions, demolition derby, food and more.
Those deep indigo, juicy orbs will be ripe for the picking before you know it! Make Brooksville, Florida, your destination for a fabulous weekend for all things blueberry! April 16 and 17, 2016, marks the celebration of the blueberry season, with live entertainment, games, food, fine art, crafts, wines, car and bike shows, and of course, blueberries! Brooksville, recently declared the official home of the Florida Blueberry Growers Association, will be transformed into a blueberry mecca for two full days. Over 100 retailers, 75 or more artisans, fresh-produce growers, and a variety of food concessionaires will delight, entertain and feed fes
ival patrons, serving up the likes of blueberry pancakes, ice cream, and shortcake! Visit Hernando County for the weekend, and experience the best of Florida … an area rich in history, natural beauty, front-porch hospitality, and the tastiest blueberries ever!
Enjoy a great family-friendly event in a beautiful setting! Relax in the outdoor entertainment pavilion or wander among three stages for continuous entertainment all weekend. Be sure to check out the “Coolest Campsite” contest! Vendors are on site for your shopping fun; food and beverages are available for purchase. Primitive camping onsite is available. For alternate lodging and local area information, stop by the Florida's Adventure Coast Visitors Bureau, Carriage Hills Plaza, 31085 Cortez Blvd. (SR-50 at Exit 301 off I-75), Brooksville, 34602, or visit FloridasAdventureCoast.com.
Camping and hotel accommodations available: www.FloridasAdv
The annual weekend featuring a full lineup of live entertainment is just around the corner. Save by purchasing your tickets now! Friday night advance, $36.00 / gate, $40.00; Saturday advance, $45.00 / gate, $50.00; Sunday advance, $15.00 / gate, $20.00; Friday or Saturday evening only, $25.00. Food, beverage and craft vendors will be onsite for your eating and shopping enjoyment. Parking is free. For the complete list of entertainers, please visit the website below. For camping or other information, call 863-984-8445. Alternate lodging is nearby at Exit 301 off I-75, Brooksville / www.floridasadventurecoast.com.
Camping and Bluegrass! Spend the holiday in a uniquely beautiful location and enjoy the acoustics in the 8000sf pavilion showcasing the best Bluegrass in the country! This historical show, since 1980, has a lot to offer; camping with RV hookups and full Youth Programs. Bring a covered dish on Thursday at 1:00pm for the old-time family tradition of Thanksgiving Dinner at the Ranch! Folks have been celebrating this special time together here for years. Sertoma supplies the turkey -- you supply the holiday warmth. For a list of entertainment, camping rates and more, visit the website.
Alternate lodging is available nearby at Exit 301 off I-75 /