While many parts of the country are still experiencing the cold, rain and even snow, residents of the Nature Coast in Florida are blessed with the warmth of sunshine and outside fun year round. Don’t miss these upcoming outdoor events:
Weeki Wachee Egg Hunt
The annual egg hunt at Buccaneer Bay continues this year on Saturday, April 15 from 11am-2pm. Bring the kids and grandkids to celebrate Easter in true Florida style- finding eggs in the natural springs. Don’t forget an Easter egg basket and swim suit! The event is included in the price of admission.
Old Florida Celebration Of The Arts Festival
Historic Cedar Key, ranked among the coolest small towns in the United States, is the place to be April 8-9! The 53rd annual arts festival is a juried art show featuring more than 100 unique artists representing all media- oils, acrylics, ceramics, jewelry-making, photography, sculpture and origami. The festival features children`s art activities, live music, and food vendors serving up culinary delights from fresh local clams to crab cakes, refreshing lemonade and desserts ranging from smoothies to unique key lime cones.
Suncoast Boat Show 2017
The 35th annual Suncoast Boat Show takes place in downtown Sarasota on April 21-23, 2017, at Marina Jack’s, #2 Marina Plaza, in Sarasota,. Enjoy the great outdoors while pricing and comparing hundreds of boats from the Gulfcoast’s leading boat dealers. See various types and styles all in one place. Cruisers, Runabouts, Bowriders, Sportfishers, Center Consoles, Motor Yachts, Inflatables and more. Shop tents full of electronics, accessories, jewelry, art and clothing all in a festive atmosphere with food, drinks, music and much more. Plenty of downtown parking. There is no better time than right now for a new boat!
6th Annual Florida Blueberry Festival
Visit the historic downtown streets of Brooksville to enjoy Fresh Florida Blueberries, Fresh Blueberry Pies, and Tasty Festival Fare on April 22-23. Have a glass of Blueberry Wine at the Island Grove Wine Café. Meander through the art exhibits and listen to entertainment by tribute bands along with an array of other talented musical and entertainment acts.
When you live at the community of GlenLakes on the Nature Coast all of these fun activities are at your fingertips. Nestled in the heart of GlenLakes is the newest neighborhood of estate home sites. Located between the 10th, 11th and 12th fairways and sparkling Cypress Lake, each estate home site offers outstanding nature views. Click here for a GlenLakes homebuyer’s guide.