April is a special time to experience all that the Forgotten Coast offers from beautiful weather to family-friendly events including a car and boat show, a riverfront festival, a garden sale, and a beer festival. Scroll below for more details on our featured events!
Port St. Joe Garden Club’s Annual Plant Sale and Yard Sale
Garden Center | Port St. Joe
April 1st, 2023
Don’t miss the Port St. Joe Garden Club’s springtime extravaganza! You’ll find loads of plants, unexpected treasures, and yummies just in time for Easter! Rain or shine, on April 1st from 8 AM until 1 PM at the Garden Center located at 216 Eighth Street in Port St. Joe.
Boat & Car Show
Riverfront Park | Apalachicola
April 15th, 2023
The Apalachicola Bay Chamber of Commerce present the 24th Boat & Car Show on April 15th from 10am to 4pm at Riverfront Park in Apalachicola. Come see boats and cars of all makes and models while enjoying the relaxed atmosphere of being on the river in Apalachicola. This year’s event will also include a golf cart show!
St. Joseph Bay State Buffer Preserve Tram Tour
St. Joseph Bay State Buffer Preserve Center | Port St. Joe
April 20th, 2023
Attendees will begin their adventure at the Visitor Center of the Preserve at 9 am EST for a 25-minute Introduction and History of the Preserve and local area. The tram moves slowly as one of the Preserves’ staff members will interpret the surroundings while you travel down Treasure Road and Sandridge Road.
Carrabelle Riverfront Festival
Carrabelle Riverfront | Carrabelle
April 22nd, 2023
The 32nd Annual Carrabelle Riverfront Festival in Carrabelle, Florida is a full day of free, family-friendly activities, live music, entertainment, unique and colorful arts & craft vendors and delicious food planned for Saturday, April 22, 2023 from 10 am – 6 pm. There will be plenty of activities for the kids, young & old along the beautiful, historic waterfront.
Saint George Island Lighthouse and Museum | St. George Island
April 22nd, 2023
The St. George Island Brewfest event is a fundraiser for the Franklin County Humane Society and all proceeds will benefit the homeless dogs and cats of Franklin County. Ticket holders will have the opportunity for unlimited tastings of a number of different beers. Enjoy live music throughout the event!