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Dec
31
Sun
New Year’s Eve at Whispering Oaks Winery @ Whispering Oaks Winery
Dec 31 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
New Year’s Eve at Whispering Oaks Winery @ Whispering Oaks Winery

New Year’s Eve At Whispering Oaks Winery is on!

🍾 Celebrate New Year’s Eve Dinner with Whispering Oaks Winery!

It’s going to be an evening full of great food, award-winning wine, superb music, and awesome friends.

Reservations are now available from 5pm to 8:30pm.

🎼 Live Music until 10:00pm with an early New Year’s Eve toast to close the night at 10pm.

Get your New Year’s Eve Started with us!
🎉 2024 Party Favors.
🍾 Complimentary Early Champagne Toast to celebrate a great year and to all things coming in 2024!

Only $60 per person!!!
*Tax and gratuity not included

☛RESERVATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE

Includes a complimentary drink ticket good for a glass of beer or wine 🍺 or 🍷

Jan
1
Mon
First Day Hike @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jan 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
First Day Hike @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Start the New Year the healthy wat by joining a park ranger on an interpretive hike along the park’s trails.  Included in your park entry fee of $3/vehicle or Florida State Parks Annual Pass. Bring a hat, sunscreen, water and insect repellent.

Jan
6
Sat
Dade’s Battle of 1835 @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jan 6 @ 9:00 am
Dade’s Battle of 1835 @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park | Bushnell | Florida | United States

Authentic live action on actual site of 1835 Battle. More than 100 reenactors portraying soldiers and Seminoles.

Grounds Open 9 a.m. Battle Reenactment 2 p.m.

We recommend bringing chairs. 

Bleacher seating is limited.

$5 per person; Children Under 6 Free; Parking $3 per vehicle

2024 Reenactment Flyer

Jan
7
Sun
Dade’s Battle of 1835 @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jan 7 @ 9:00 am
Dade’s Battle of 1835 @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park | Bushnell | Florida | United States

Authentic live action on actual site of 1835 Battle. More than 100 reenactors portraying soldiers and Seminoles.

Grounds Open 9 a.m. Battle Reenactment 2 p.m.

We recommend bringing chairs. 

Bleacher seating is limited.

$5 per person; Children Under 6 Free; Parking $3 per vehicle

2024 Reenactment Flyer

Jan
22
Mon
Line Dancing @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jan 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Line Dancing @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Enjoy an introductory line dancing class with our expert volunteer dancer.

Cost is park entry at $3/vehicle or Florida State Parks Annual Pass.

Pre-registration is required – call 352-793-4781 or email DadePrograms@FloridaDEP.gov.

Jan
27
Sat
Dade Quilt Show @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jan 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Dade Quilt Show @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Participants can enter quilts – $5 display fee for each item, up to 5 items.  Call for applications.  Quilt show will also include quilting demonstrations and vendors, button art, natural fiber art, and concession stand.

Cost is $3/vehicle or Florida State Parks Annual Pass.

Dade Quilt Show Flyer 2024

Feb
3
Sat
Traditional Garden Tea @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Feb 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Traditional Garden Tea @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Traditional Garden Tea under the majestic oaks. Food and accoutrements (hats and the like) will be provided during the event.

Cost is $3/vehicle or Florida State Parks Annual Pass plus $20/person.

Pre-registration is required – call 352-793-4781 or email DadePrograms@FloridaDEP.gov.

Rain Date is February 10th.

Feb
8
Thu
Broken Hearts-Tribute to Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers @ Whispering Oaks Winery
Feb 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Broken Hearts-Tribute to Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers @ Whispering Oaks Winery

February 8, 2024 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Broken Hearts-Tribute to Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
The Broken Hearts pays tribute to the music and spirit of Tom Petty (and the Heartbreakers) featuring a best-of & more catalog ranging from Petty’s early years to his latter solo albums & side projects including The Traveling Wilburys. To our knowledge, The Broken Hearts are the ONLY Tom Petty Tribute to feature direct lineage to the […]

Feb
10
Sat
Arts & Crafts Show @ Spanish Springs Town Square
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Arts & Crafts Show @ Spanish Springs Town Square

With a quaint, Southwestern look and feel, Spanish Springs Town Square in The Villages® community is a great community offering something for everyone. From shopping and dining, both indoors and out, to movie theaters and live entertainment daily, Spanish Springs provides the ultimate weekend of adventure for residents and visitors. A centralized location at one of The Villages® community’s main centers of entertainment, shopping, and dining is one reason why this show is so wildly successful. The Villages® community has come to know that our shows are always high quality and consistent which is why they come to us in droves.

Brown’s Strawberry Festival @ Brown & Brown Farms
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Brown's Strawberry Festival @ Brown & Brown Farms

Come To Brown & Brown Farm’s Annual Strawberry Festival For EVERYTHING Strawberry And MAXIMUM Fun For All! 🍓
Winners of Best Of The 352 last year for Annual Event/Festival and Attraction, our Strawberry Festival is taking place on February 10th & 11th, 17th & 18th, 10am – 4pm each day!

Create memories, by bringing friends and family to enjoy the fun festivities which include:
A Bountiful U-Pick Strawberry Field with Delicious Strawberries! 🍓
Enjoy Homemade Strawberry Milkshakes, Ice Cream, Strawberry Lemonade, Strawberry Slushies, Snow Cones & More! 🍧
Tuck In To Strawberry Shortcake, Strawberry Donuts & Funnel Cakes, Strawberry Chicken Wraps, Steak Cheeseburgers, Chicken Tenders, Giant Pretzels & More! 🍔
Wander among the variety of Craft Vendors selling an array of cool stuff!🛍️
Enjoy the Music 🎶
Pet and Feed the Cute Farm Animals in our Petting Zoo 🐐
Ride around the Farm on our Beeline Express and Grain Train, or take a Tractor Ride to our Store 🚂
Activities include: Jumping Pillows, Giant Corn Pit, Bubble Stations, Tire Play, Giant Slides, Swings, Human Foosball, Spider Web, Rock Wall, Corn Snake, Tiny Town & More! 🛝
Face Painting (extra charge) 🎨
Regular Candy Cannon Launches 🍬
Visits from the characters of Star Wars 🚀
Lots of Free and Beautiful Photo Ops
Take home some Professional Printed Photos (including digital copies) courtesy of our friends, Sensational Selfies (extra charge) 📷

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