Florida's Adventure Coast Blog

New to Florida's Adventure Coast in 2017

In 2017, Florida's Adventure Coast proudly embraced history and nature. We welcome a major new attraction and cheered the 70th birthday of another. On top of popular sights, events, dining and adventures, enjoy this review of what was new in 2017 around Florida’s Adventure Coast.

Unleashing...

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Thanksgiving history, Adventure Coast-Style

Did Florida host the first Thanksgiving celebration? Some historians maintain that St. Augustine was where, long before the Pilgrims, Spanish colonists shared a celebratory feast with native Timucua tribesmen.  

Spanish Explorers vs Pilgrims

According to VivaFlorida, "The first Thanksgiving was...

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20 Affordable Adventure Ideas

Spend your vacation in Nature’s Place to Play and have plenty of fun without breaking the bank.

Plan memorable days and evenings with this round up of 20 Affordable Adventure Ideas.

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A Close Up of the Distant Past

If you could step into the Florida’s Adventure Coast Way-Back Machine, what would you see?

Step aboard for some waypoints in this Close-Up of the Distant Past adventure.

  • Way way back, in 1539, Hernando De Soto’s expedition arrived in the Tampa Bay area. Pushing northward, written evidence...
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Marked by History

Stay & Play Inspiration Itinerary

Florida’s Adventure Coast is brimming with history. Our many historic sites include eight locations listed on the National Register of Historic Places, among others. This itinerary is sure to excite both the curious journeyer and the history buff.

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Photo Scavenger Hunt Adventure

What do a canopied roadway, box turtle, dinosaur, dolphins and mermaids have in common? They are just a few of the unique finds you can snap on this Adventure Coast Photo Scavenger Hunt.

Don't forget to post your pics with us on social media. We'd love to see them! 

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Vintage Adventure

Stay & Play Shopping Inspiration 

The Holiday season is quickly approaching, setting our minds to what gifts we should buy for others or what deals we simply cannot miss during this year’s Black Friday sales. But don’t panic – the experience doesn’t have to be soul-wrenching nor panic-inducing. ...

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Downtown Brooksville: History and Southern Charm

Brooksville Main Street Hosts Special Holiday Events for All to Enjoy

by Barbara Manuel

Come see for yourself what makes Brooksville Main Street so special; walk our tree-lined streets and browse our delightful shops, dine at our charming restaurants, and enjoy our many special holiday...

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