MEDIA ADVISORY: Nov. 2, 2012
JOIN FLORIDA STATE PARKS THIS NOVEMBER FOR CULTURAL AND COMPETITIVE EVENTS
~This month offers many opportunities for historical reenactments and
sporting events at state parks~
A blacksmith reenactor demonstrates historical techniques at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park in White Springs.
TALLAHASSEE – With cooler weather setting
in, it is time to get outdoors and enjoy all that Florida’s state parks and
trails have to offer. Through the month of November, visitors can step back in
time with many historical and cultural festivals and reenactments. If competitive
running, biking and surfing sound more appealing, many state parks will host
events focused on exercise and family-fun this month. Join state parks and
trails this month to enjoy nature-based recreation and Florida’s history.
The events will take place:
Saturday, Nov. 3
9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
U.S. 41 North
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
5931 Hammock Road
9700 S. State
Nov. 10 and Sunday, Nov. 11
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
1425 N.E. 58th Avenue
County Road 39
to 8 p.m.
177 Fifth Street
23. through Sunday, Nov. 25
O'Leno Park Road
Nov. 30 to Sunday, Dec. 2
10 a.m. to 5
601 Howard England Way
30 through Monday, Dec. 3
And that’s not all! More events listed on the Florida State