A brewery tour of the Florida Keys Garden at Florida Keys Beer Company. (Photo: Bonnie Gross)

Things To Do In Florida

Oktoberfest Orlando

Florida Oktoberfest (and Beer Festival) Calendar

A guide to Oktoberfests and craft beer festivals throughout Florida.

Soon-to-be prime time for Florida seafood festivals

Soon-to-be prime time for Florida seafood festivals

Florida’s seafood festival season kicks off in Florida’s Panhandle.

Best Outdoors Gear 2018

Best Outdoors Gear 2018

We have reviewed seven years worth of gift guides, selecting the best of the best outdoor gear and raked it into a pile.

Koreshan historic building: The Planetary Court

Koreshan State Park preserves wacky Florida history

Florida’s wackiness goes back to its first settlers, and Koreshan State Historic Site celebrates one of our earliest eccentrics. Thanks to this cult leader, though, a lovely wooded site on the Estero River was preserved through the years for us to enjoy. So go enjoy it.

Weeping Ridge Trail

Torreya State Park: Florida as you never knew it

One of Florida’s oldest state parks sits on a high bluff above the Apalachicola River offering spectacular views — and fall colors!

Red Coconut RV Park

Best camping near Fort Myers and Sanibel

There are dozens of nice RV campgrounds near Fort Myers. Here are six that stand out above the rest.

3Daughters Brewery

St. Pete Brewpubs Part II: The gathering

St. Petersburg has emerged as a Florida hot spot for craft brewers, artisans who are setting the pace with exciting new variations of malt beverages. We visit three trendsetters: The Cage, Pinellas Ale Works and 3Daughters Brewery.

Suwannee River State Park at the center of adventure

Suwannee River State Park at the center of adventure

A pair of rivers on the move but even a novice paddler can negotiate the currents without difficulty We’re camping at Suwannee River State Park, nestled in quiet woods on a high bluff above the junction of the Withlacoochee and […]

Blue Spring State Park

Blue Spring State Park: Swim, float and paddle away the summer heat

The park is beautiful, the swimming is fabulous and paddling opportunities are numerous. Escape the summer heat at Blue Spring State Park in southwestern Volusia County.

Paddle Florida: 2018-19 kayak trips explore Florida’s top waterways

Paddle Florida: 2018-19 kayak trips explore Florida’s top waterways

Paddle Florida is a non-profit that organizes a few paddling trips each year on Florida’s greatest waterways. Limited in size and carefully researched, these trips are great for solo paddlers or folks who appreciate a little support in undertaking a several day paddling and camping trip.