Check out all the best local businesses all in one place for free at the 19th Annual Hernando County Residents Reception! There will be local vendors and businesses, restaurants, government offices, and law enforcement! This event will be at Pasco Hernando State College located at 450 Beverly Court in Spring… Read More
Re-live days gone by at this annual event with historic tours, authentic folk vendors, entertainment, and delicious food throughout an historic town in Florida’s beautiful Nature Coast. Friday, December 6, you can join in Candles & Carols, an old-time Florida family gathering complete with music, carols, decorated historic homes, and… Read More
Welcome to this rustic craft distillery’s annual “Holiday Open House”. Enjoy top band performances by The Black Honkeys, The Greg Billings Band, and Barefoot Bob and the Hope, food trucks, sample pours of Wild Buck Whiskey and Mermaid Rum, a craft beer/wine garden, vendors, holiday gift baskets, holiday festivities, and… Read More
Classic Reflections Carriages is once again bringing traditional Christmas carriage rides to historic downtown Brooksville. Take in the sights and sounds of our magical historic downtown during this wondrous season. This year downtown Brooksville carriage rides will be available on December 12th, 19th, and 20th from 6 pm – 10… Read More
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever is a classic Christmas story that’s sure to give audiences the warm and fuzzies. It certainly did for directors Lindsay McTague and Katie Moore. (A tear or two may have been shed during the read-through of the script.) This contemporary story begins with an ordinary… Read More
One of Citrus County’s favorite holiday traditions, Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park and the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park host the 29th Annual Celebration of Lights, featuring Sebastian Hawes’ Spectacular Synchronized Light and Sound Show along with nightly entertainment. The event begins on Thursday, Dec. 19 and… Read More
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Hunter Springs Park Movie and Paddlecraft Costume Contest
October 26 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree – $10
Come to Hunter Springs Park and get wet in costume to raise funds for Cayla’s Coats, a 501 c3 organization that provides lifejackets and drowning prevention education throughout Citrus County in honor of Cayla Barnes.
At 4 pm, gather in costume to launch your paddlecraft (or rent one on-site) for a fun, on the water, costume parade (free to participate) and contest ($10 donation to enter the contest and win prizes).
The costume parade starts at 5:30 pm. Contest participants will have photos taken and posted on Facebook, and by a vote of “likes,” the winner will be chosen at 5 pm on October 31.
Children can come in costume to the park and have a costume parade on land.
Food trucks will be available and Movies on the Beach will be at 7 pm, with the screening of Beetlejuice.
Paddlecraft can be rented on-site from Hunter Springs Kayaks for $30, which includes entry to the costume contest donation and the ability to paddle from 4 – 6:30 pm.
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