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Pompano, Bradenton, Daytona top April seafood festival calendar

Pompano, Bradenton, Daytona top April seafood festival calendar

April’s festival calendar includes many of Florida’s most celebrated: Pompano Beach Seafood Festival, Bradenton’s DeSoto Heritage Festival, and the Isle of 8 Flags Seafood Festival in Fernandina Beach, among others.

Whiskey Creek at John U. Lloyd State Park is so shallow, you can walk and tow your canoe or kayak,

Seven favorite South Florida kayaking spots: John Lloyd State Park in Dania Beach, and more

Located in John U. Lloyd State Park, Whiskey Creek is a narrow, lush tidal waterway lined with mangroves — a perfect place to paddle in through a slice of nature in congested Broward County. Now, after several years absence, you can rent kayaks and even paddleboards here.

Broward’s ‘natural’ beach: John U. Lloyd (now Mizell-Johnson State Park)

Broward’s ‘natural’ beach: John U. Lloyd (now Mizell-Johnson State Park)

If you like your beaches lined with sea oats and sea grape trees instead of concrete and cars, then John U. Lloyd is your beach in Broward County. With a 2.5 mile ribbon of sand, the park gives visitors room to have a piece of the beach all to themselves.