Celebrate in Gulf County Florida!

APRIL 2014

Beach Blast Triathlon & Duathlon - April 26, 2014 - Veteran's Memorial Park/Beacon Hill
Join hundreds of athletes that run and bike to the backdrop of the beautiful beaches of Beacon Hill and St. Joe Beach and swim in the warm waters of the Gulf in a race of speed and endurance. Enjoy good food and beverages at Veteran’s Memorial Park after the race. Register at www.beachblasttriathlon.com. Good luck athletes!





MAY 2014

Plein Air Paint-Out - May 01, 2014 - May 11, 2014 - Gulf County Florida
Join the Plein Air artists as they capture the beauty of one of their most favorite places to paint in the world…beautiful Gulf County. Watch as young artists express their love of local culture and paint side by side with professional artists on Student Art Day and enjoy an evening on the beautiful back deck of the Gulf County Welcome Center for the TGIF Party. This 11 day event allows talented painters from all over the world to live, breathe and portray our area as they experience it through paint and canvas.
Website: www.pleinairfl.com



First Friday's Art & Music Series - May 02, 2014 - The Thirsty Goat/Port St. Joe / 6:00pm ET
Live music is the perfect backdrop as you relax with friends and watch the sun go down over St. Joseph Bay.
Enjoy live music and local art at The Thirsty Goat in Port St. Joe on the first Friday of every month from April to September.

Website: www.thirstygoat.com



SaltAir Farmers' Market, May 3rd & 17th - May 03, 2014 - May 17, 2014 - City Commons Park, Port St. Joe / 9:00am-1:00pm ET
Take a morning stroll Downtown Port St. Joe the 1st and 3rd Saturdays and you’ll be treated with fresh seasonal produce from local farmers, regional vegetables, fruit, Gulf seafood, meat, cheeses and breads that are all ready for your table at the SaltAir Farmers’ Market! Handmade arts, crafts, jewelry, pottery and gifts highlight the market’s offerings with live music and fresh air.
Phone: 404-906-2637



24th Annual Tupelo Honey Festival - May 17, 2014 - Lake Alice Park/Wewahitchka
Under the great mossy oaks of Lake Alice, people come from all over the world to Wewahitchka to taste and take home this local rare delicacy. Home of the country’s finest Tupelo Honey, bee keepers from the area will have booths of honey, along with food vendors, arts and crafts, rides, games and live music.
Website: www.tupelohoneyfestival.com





JUNE 2014

First Friday's Art & Music Series - June 06, 2014 - The Thirsty Goat/Port St. Joe / 6:00pm ET
Live music is the perfect backdrop as you relax with friends and watch the sun go down over St. Joseph Bay.
Enjoy live music and local art at The Thirsty Goat in Port St. Joe on the first Friday of every month from April to September.

Website: www.thirstygoat.com



SaltAir Farmers' Market, June 7th & 21st - June 07, 2014 - June 21, 2014 - City Commons Park, Port St. Joe / 9:00am-1:00pm ET
Take a morning stroll Downtown Port St. Joe the 1st and 3rd Saturdays and you’ll be treated with fresh seasonal produce from local farmers, regional vegetables, fruit, Gulf seafood, meat, cheeses and breads that are all ready for your table at the SaltAir Farmers’ Market! Handmade arts, crafts, jewelry, pottery and gifts highlight the market’s offerings with live music and fresh air.
Phone: 404-906-2637



Gaskin Park Catfish Tournament - June 27, 2014 - June 28, 2014 - Gaskin Park/Wewahitchka
It’s no false story that Gulf County is known for its record size Flathead Catfish. Come throw your line out for a chance to break the state record at this annual family-fun fishing tournament.
Phone: 850-639-2605

Website: www.floridacatfishclassic.com





JULY 2014

July 4th Fireworks Show over St. Joseph Bay - July 04, 2014 - Port St. Joe
Enjoy the sky lit up with fireworks over the water as we celebrate Independence Day.


First Friday's Art & Music Series - July 04, 2014 - The Thirsty Goat/Port St. Joe / 6:00pm ET
Live music is the perfect backdrop as you relax with friends and watch the sun go down over St. Joseph Bay.
Enjoy live music and local art at The Thirsty Goat in Port St. Joe on the first Friday of every month from April to September.

Website: www.thirstygoat.com



SaltAir Farmers' Market, July 5th & 19th - July 05, 2014 - July 19, 2014 - City Commons Park, Port St. Joe / 9:00am-1:00pm ET
Take a morning stroll Downtown Port St. Joe the 1st and 3rd Saturdays and you’ll be treated with fresh seasonal produce from local farmers, regional vegetables, fruit, Gulf seafood, meat, cheeses and breads that are all ready for your table at the SaltAir Farmers’ Market! Handmade arts, crafts, jewelry, pottery and gifts highlight the market’s offerings with live music and fresh air.
Phone: 404-906-2637





AUGUST 2014

First Friday's Art & Music Series - August 01, 2014 - The Thirsty Goat/Port St. Joe / 6:00pm ET
Live music is the perfect backdrop as you relax with friends and watch the sun go down over St. Joseph Bay.
Enjoy live music and local art at The Thirsty Goat in Port St. Joe on the first Friday of every month from April to September.

Website: www.thirstygoat.com



SaltAir Farmers' Market, August 2nd & 16th - August 02, 2014 - August 16, 2014 - City Commons Park, Port St. Joe / 9:00am-1:00pm ET
Take a morning stroll Downtown Port St. Joe the 1st and 3rd Saturdays and you’ll be treated with fresh seasonal produce from local farmers, regional vegetables, fruit, Gulf seafood, meat, cheeses and breads that are all ready for your table at the SaltAir Farmers’ Market! Handmade arts, crafts, jewelry, pottery and gifts highlight the market’s offerings with live music and fresh air.
Phone: 404-906-2637



MBARA Kingfish Tournament - August 22, 2014 - August 23, 2014 - Mexico Beach/Beacon Hill
You don’t have to go too far out in the Gulf (sometimes only 3 miles offshore) to reel in the big ones! Catch Wahoo, Spanish Mackerel and Kingfish for a chance to win big at this annual fishing tournament. Register on line or at the Captain’s Party on the 22nd at the scenic beach-front Veteran’s Memorial Park in Beacon Hill.
Phone: 850-819-2333

Website: www.mbara.org





SEPTEMBER 2014

First Friday's Art & Music Series - September 05, 2014 - The Thirsty Goat/Port St. Joe / 6:00pm ET
Live music is the perfect backdrop as you relax with friends and watch the sun go down over St. Joseph Bay.
Enjoy live music and local art at The Thirsty Goat in Port St. Joe on the first Friday of every month from April to September.

Website: www.thirstygoat.com



SaltAir Farmers' Market, September 6th & 20th - September 06, 2014 - September 20, 2014 - City Commons Park, Port St. Joe / 9:00am-1:00pm ET
Take a morning stroll Downtown Port St. Joe the 1st and 3rd Saturdays and you’ll be treated with fresh seasonal produce from local farmers, regional vegetables, fruit, Gulf seafood, meat, cheeses and breads that are all ready for your table at the SaltAir Farmers’ Market! Handmade arts, crafts, jewelry, pottery and gifts highlight the market’s offerings with live music and fresh air.
Phone: 404-906-2637




18th Annual Florida Scallop & Music Festival - September 12, 2014 - September 13, 2014 - George Core Park/Port St. Joe
The annual Scallop Festival draws big crowds to Port St. Joe…all eager to celebrate this family fun activity and Gulf County delicacy. Sample scallops cooked in many tasty ways, enjoy a variety of great southern foods, a lot of live music, arts and crafts, a car show, and a kid’s zone all overlooking beautiful St. Joseph Bay.
Phone: 850-227-1223

Website: www.scallopfest.com



Florida Catfish Classic - September 26, 2014 - September 27, 2014 - Gaskin Park/Wewahitchka
Spend the weekend on Gulf County riverways and aim your rod at breaking the state Flathead record! This fishing tournament and festival captures all the excitement of sport angling and family-friendly fun.
Phone: 850-639-2605

Website: www.floridacatfishclassic.com



Gulf County Sheriffs Office Annual Bass Tournament - September 27, 2014 - September 28, 2014 - White City Landing
This annual catch and release Bass tournament brings anglers from all over to fish the Intracoastal Waterway, Lake Wimico and the beautiful Apalachicola River Basin in search of these big mouth beauties. Cash prizes lure the most avid anglers…enter now!
Website: www.gcsotournament.com





OCTOBER 2014

SaltAir Farmers' Market, October 4th & 18th - October 04, 2014 - October 18, 2014 - City Commons Park, Port St. Joe / 9:00am-1:00pm ET
Take a morning stroll Downtown Port St. Joe the 1st and 3rd Saturdays and you’ll be treated with fresh seasonal produce from local farmers, regional vegetables, fruit, Gulf seafood, meat, cheeses and breads that are all ready for your table at the SaltAir Farmers’ Market! Handmade arts, crafts, jewelry, pottery and gifts highlight the market’s offerings with live music and fresh air.
Phone: 404-906-2637






NOVEMBER 2014

SaltAir Farmers' Market, November 1st & 15th - November 01, 2014 - November 15, 2014 - City Commons Park, Port St. Joe / 9:00am-1:00pm ET
Take a morning stroll Downtown Port St. Joe the 1st and 3rd Saturdays and you’ll be treated with fresh seasonal produce from local farmers, regional vegetables, fruit, Gulf seafood, meat, cheeses and breads that are all ready for your table at the SaltAir Farmers’ Market! Handmade arts, crafts, jewelry, pottery and gifts highlight the market’s offerings with live music and fresh air.
Phone: 404-906-2637






DECEMBER 2014

SaltAir Farmers' Market, December 6th Christmas Market - December 06, 2014 - City Commons Park, Port St. Joe / 9:00am-1:00pm ET
Don't miss this very special Christmas Farmers' Market! Take a morning stroll Downtown Port St. Joe and you’ll be treated with fresh seasonal produce from local farmers, regional vegetables, fruit, Gulf seafood, meat, cheeses and breads that are all ready for your table at the SaltAir Farmers’ Market! Handmade arts, crafts, jewelry, pottery and Christmas gifts highlight the market’s offerings with live music and fresh air.
Phone: 404-906-2637




Celebrate Twice - December 31, 2014 - Gulf County Florida/Mexico Beach
Tired of waiting another 12 months to ring in the New Year? Head to Gulf County and celebrate twice! Start in the Eastern Time Zone in Port St. Joe and St. Joe Beach, then travel west just five minutes to Mexico Beach and celebrate all over again an hour later in the Central Time Zone. Free shuttle buses run continuously from Port St. Joe to Mexico Beach and everywhere in between. Two firework shows as well, one in each time zone!
Phone: 850-229-7800
Website: www.celebratetwice.com