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April 2019

Kai-Kai Farm Tours

April 20 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every year that begins at 3:30pm on the second Wednesday of November, December, January, February, March and April, repeating indefinitely

An event every year that begins at 3:30pm on the third Saturday of November, December, January, February, March and April, repeating indefinitely

Want to know more about where your food comes from? Or perhaps you want your children to learn about vegetables and how we grow them. Join Farmer Diane twice monthly for FREE guided tours of our beautiful 40 acre farm. Remember to bring water, outdoor attire, and sunscreen! Walking distance on-site about 1/2 mile so wear walking shoes suitable for sand and bring a hat.

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Brooksville Blueberry Festival

April 27 - April 28
Brooksville Blueberry Festival, Downtown Brooksville
Brooksville, FL United States
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LIVE MUSIC - OVER 125 VENDORS - KIDS ZONE - GREAT FOOD AND DRINK This year our Kids Zone will be designed to keep the Kids Busy and send them home worn out. This year the Festival will also feature "The Butterfly Encounter": http://www.thebutterflyencounter.com/ Kids can interact with live butterflies and learn how important the are to our world.

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Spring Farm Day at Jupiter Creamery

April 27 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Jupiter Creamery, 18591 131st Trail N.
Jupiter, Florida 33478
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Jupiter Creamery invites you to experience Spring Farm Day on Saturday, April 27, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Located on over 10-acres of tropical land, Spring Farm Day is dedicated to educational talks on raising cows, pigs, and chickens and much more. Families are invited to come learn about the farm, pet cows, hug chickens, play games like Treasure Hunt, and more. Some farm products will be available for sale, and there's plenty of nature to enjoy out on the…

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27th Annual PestoFesto Celebration

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sweetwater Organic Community Farm, 6942 W Commanche Ave.
Tampa, FL 33634 United States
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Sweetwater Organic Community Farm is celebrating a wonderful harvest with our 27th Annual PestoFesto Fundraising Party. The PestoFesto is full of community spirit featuring our famous farm-fresh organic pesto pasta and salad, rolls, dessert, and juice. Locally-brewed beer, select wine, and organic coffee available by donation. As well as good eats and drinks, we’ll have: Outdoor & Basil Themed Activities Silent Auction Raffle Prizes Kids Activities Live Music starting at 7pm by the Urban Gypsies Join us for a fun…

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May 2019

Florida Native Plant Society’s 39th Annual Conference

May 16 - May 19
Plantation on Crystal River, 9301 W. Fort Island Trail
Crystal River, FL 34429 United States
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Our theme this year, "Transitions," is pertinent to the Nature Coast region of Florida in a number of ways - sea level rise, migrations of ecosystems due to climate change, and the transition zone between north and south Florida.  In this region you will also see the transition of cave system into Karst, spring flows to tannic flows, and water quality transitions. The region also has a large diversity of plant communities and the transitions between uplands and wetlands are…

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UF/IFAS to hold sustainability seminar May 29-30

May 29 @ 9:00 am - May 30 @ 3:00 pm
UF/IFAS Extension St. Lucie Hurricane House, 8350 Picos Road
Fort Pierce, Florida

Have you thought about living more sustainably, but don’t know where to start? Or are you interested in how you can convince others to live more sustainably? If so, this discussion-to-action program is for you. Join UF/IFAS Extension St. Lucie County on Wednesday and Thursday, May 29-30, for the University of Florida Sustainable Floridian program. The program will be held from 9am - 3pm each day at the UF/IFAS Extension St. Lucie Hurricane House, 8350 Picos Road, Fort Pierce, FL…

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June 2019

Blueberry Solstice Supper 2019

June 23 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deep Spring Farm, 16419 W. CR 1491
Alachua, FL 32615 United States

Please join the Farm Kitchen Collective as we retreat to Deep Spring Farm in Alachua for a delectable and delightful pop-up dinner experience on Sunday, June 23, from 5:30-8:00 pm, featuring their fresh organically-grown blueberries and other farm produce, as well as the tastiest ingredients sourced from other local growers and producers. Visit www.deepspringfarm.com/blueberry-solstice-supper-2019. Arrive at 5:30 to enjoy live music, hors d’oeuvres and drinks on the Deep Spring waterfront under the sprawling canopy of live oaks. Then stroll through…

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Annual Kava & Kratom Festival

June 29 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sweetwater Organic Community Farm, 6942 West Comanche Avenue
Tampa, FL 33634
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Join us Saturday, June 29th for an interactive, educational, and community-spirited day of fun! Sample drinks from a wide variety of kava bars and learn about the positive benefits of mitragyna speciosa. Tour Sweetwater Organic Community Farm and take part in our exciting workshops! Experience music from local artists and enjoy an abundance of really great and healthy food! Entry to the Kommunity Rise Up is donation-based. Proceeds to be donated to Sweetwater Organic Community Farm to help improve their…

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July 2019

Mango and Tropical Fruit Festival 2019

July 13 @ 9:30 am - July 14 @ 4:30 pm
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road
Coral Gables, FL 33156 United States
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The weekend is packed with tropical gardening fun, including mango and fruit trees for sale; classes and advice on how to grow them; cooking demonstrations on how to use fresh Florida fruit in your own dishes (especially the MANGO); our ever-popular mango tasting; sellers of all kinds of garden-related goodies, jewelry, candles, soaps, crafts, and more; vendors with food of all kinds; beer tasting; live music; activities for kids and so much more! Admission Pricing The Mango Festival is included with the price of admission…

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