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featured upcoming events

March 3-4-5, 2017
Weeki Wachee Swamp Fest


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9:00am-5:00pm
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, 6131 Commercial Way (US-19 / SR-50)
Week Wachee, FL 34606. 

Over 140 vendors and crafters offering extraordinary selections in arts, crafts, food and entertainment will delight every whim and taste. Three bands perform daily including country, folk, and toe-tapping get-up-and-dance tunes. Don’t miss the Swamp Monster contest, a favorite every year! 

 

March 11-12, 2017
Art in the Park – Art, Craft and Music Festival

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Saturday, 9:00am-5:00pm; Sunday, 9:00am-4:00pm
Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane, Brooksville, FL 34601

Over 115 artisans participate in the annual juried show featuring fine art, fine craft, and craft artist vendors, and live entertainment throughout the day. The  Student Art Pavilion features a county-wide exhibit of student art and a Kid’s Art Zone.

Special Concert: Saturday, 2:00pm - Hernando Symphony Orchestra in the Park

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March 10-11-12, 2017
Will McLean Music Festival

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Friday, 11:00am-10:00pm; Saturday and Sunday, 10:00am-10:00pm
Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, Brooksville, FL 34602

Spend a weekend camping and listening to great Florida Music, or attend for the day. The festival celebrates Will McLean, the Father of Florida Folk. Enjoy the best in Florida acoustical music with entertainment by Florida's singers and songwriters, including a songwriting contest, workshops, arts, crafts, poetry reading, storytelling, and children's activities. Covered listening areas allow performances rain or shine; bring your own chair and enjoy the show!  For a complete schedule of programs and performers.

 

March 11-12  and  March 18-19, 2017
Disc Golf: Throw Down the Mountain V, PDGA B-Tier Competition

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8:00am
Gran Canyon, 9020 Cooper Terrace (off Mondon Hill Road), Brooksville, FL 34601

Throw Down the Mountain Disc Golf Tournaments return to Brooksville, beginning this weekend. You will have two weekends to experience the thrilling and challenging disc moves by the competitors in the PDGA-sanctioned Vibram Open Qualifier. If you have never watched disc golf,  you are in for a treat. The Pro-Am Competition is on March 16-17, 2017.

 

March 25, 2017
Chinsegut Geology and Fossil Layers

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10:00am
Chinsegut Conservation Center, 23212 Lake Lindsey Road (CR-476), Brooksville, FL  34601

For photo enthusiasts who enjoy photographing different adventurous things, this is for you!  Special guest Mike - The Geologist will be visiting Chinsegut Conservation Center to present a lecture on the Rock Layers of Florida and Karst Typography. The morning includes a hike to Mays Prairie to shoot some fun photos with pre-historic props. The program is free.