Due South at Tall Timbers | May 1
Due South continues Sunday at Tall Timbers with Athens powerhouse bands the Futurebirds and Drive-By Truckers!
Gates open at 4 pm. Delicious food trucks – like The Mann’s Doghouse, Foodz Traveler, Scott’s Smokehouse, Taco Truck Juan, On a Kai, Street Chefs and Bradley’s Country Store – will be onsite. Pack a cooler as no alcoholic beverages will be for sale; there will be a $5 Beer Band charge for all adults 21 and older.
Grab your lawn chairs and blankets and come on out for an incredible concert overlooking beautiful Lake Iamonia. See you Sunday!
Spring Exhibit — Webster Art Gallery
Vacation Scenes | March 6 – May 31
Visit the new exhibit at the Webster Art Gallery. The paintings featured this spring, from members of the Tallahassee Area Watercolor Society, have a vacation theme. Pictured above, Morning Light on the Tetons by Ken Menke
The Webster Art Gallery is located on the second floor of the historic Beadel House, and is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2-4 p.m. and during Tall Timbers monthly Beadel House tour. Tours begin at 2:15 on the Beadel House front porch. Weather permitting, the tour will continue with a trip to the Jones Family Tenant Farm and the Bird Watch. Next Beadel House tour is Sunday, May 22.
Ticks and Politics in South Florida: The Fourth Seminole War and the Photographs of Roy Komarek
Silver Medal Winner in the 2015 Florida Book Awards Visual Arts Category
This book by Robert L. Crawford is an account of the Big Cypress Seminole Reservation “tick war” of the early 1940s. It is illustrated with first time published photographs by Roy Komarek, an accomplished photographer, who under the direction of Herbert Stoddard and the Cooperative Quail Study Association was hired by the National Audubon Society to investigate the problem.
To learn more about this era and see rare photographs, buy the book here.