71st Annual Florida Folk Festival
The 71st Annual Florida Folk Festival is next weekend, May 26th-28th, 2023 at the Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park in White Springs, FL. This Friday, join us on the blog to learn about Seminole presence at the festival, its history, and how you can attend!
Florida’s Native American Heritage Trail
Take a trip along Florida’s Native American Heritage Trail! This week, follow along to find out what it is, how you can find sites along the trail, and for some special South Florida highlights.
Summer Reading Book Club
Looking to be a reader this summer? Tune in to our Children’s Book Club! Featuring two books suitable for children of all ages, this book club will center the life and stories of Seminole tribal leader Betty Mae Jumper. Happy Reading!
Summer Stargazing in Big Cypress
Visiting the Everglades? Make sure to look up! Follow along this week for everything you need about summer stargazing. From supermoons to stars, the night sky is sure to dazzle.
Big Cypress Seminole Reservation from the Florida Trail
Lace up your boots! This week, follow along as we learn about the Florida Trail, a meandering scenic national trail that travels through some of Florida’s wildest areas.
Welcome to Florida’s Wet Season!
Welcome to Florida’s Wet Season! Hurricane season started just a few days ago on June 1st. This week, follow along for a comprehensive rundown of wet season in Florida. From shifts in weather, birds and animals you may spot, and tips and tricks, there is information for every Florida traveler.
Florida Folk Festival highlights Seminole Traditions
This week, learn a bit about the Florida Folklife Festival! Experience music, crafts, storytelling, food, dancing and more at this year's 70th annual festival in White Springs, FL. Follow along to explore the history of the festival, the integral role Seminole people have played in its popularity and success, and how you can participate.
For the Birds! The Great Florida Birding Trail
Grab your binoculars! Join us this week as we explore the Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail. Learn all about Florida birds and butterflies in the spring and summertime.
Biodiversity in the Florida Everglades
Join us for a swamp walk! Explore the biodiversity of the Florida Everglades as we visit this unique wetland.