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Calendar of Events


Bay Scallop Season

June 28, 2014 to September 24, 2014
It's that time of year again when the best treasure hunt happens in St. Joseph's Bay- Scallop Season! Scalloping is a fun activity the entire family can enjoy. Catching them is easy, cleaning them a little harder and feasting on them simply delicious.

MBARA Kingfish Tournament

August 23, 2014
Join us for the 18th Annual MBARA Kingfish Tournament. This is charitable fundraising event to build artificial reefs. All proceeds will be used to create more wonderful marine habitat and improve our fishery for everyone to enjoy. Top dollars awarded to First Place winners!

18th Annual Florida Scallop & Music Festival

September 12, 2014 to September 13, 2014
The 18th Annual Scallop & Music Festival draws big crowds to enjoy this seasonal delicacy. Sample scallops, enjoy live music, arts & crafts, and a kid's zone all over looking beautiful St. Joseph Bay.

Beach Blast Triathlon & Duathlon- Fall Race

September 13, 2014
Athletes converge at the beach to run, bike and swim in this USA Triathlon sanctioned event starting at Veteran's Memorial Park in St. Joe Beach. Course skirts the beaches and pine forest of the coast.

Mexico Beach Art & Wine Festival

October 11, 2014
The 16th Annual Mexico Beach Art & Wine Festival, held at the Driftwood Inn, will be an afternoon full of artists displaying their work, cash bar featuring spectacular wines and beers, live and silent auction, and live entertainment. This jury show will offer prizes to artists excelling in their medium. This is not a wine tasting event. Come browse local and regional artwork while enjoying the view of beautiful Mexico Beach.

Blast on the Bay Songwriters Festival

October 16, 2014 to October 19, 2014
It's time once again that Florida’s Forgotten Coast will play host to a group of talented musicians and songwriters direct from the streets of Nashville. Festival performances will consist of over 30+ musicians who collectively have written hundreds of hit songs from Faith Hill and George Strait to Jason Aldean and Garth Brooks.

Mexico Beach Christmas Tree Lighting

December 07, 2014, 6:00 pm to December 07, 2014, 8:00 pm
Come celebrate Christmas on the Beach! Santa, refreshments, carols and much more will be going on this great evening.The Mexico Beach Christmas Tree Lighting will be held at Sunset Park beginning at 6pm CST.

Celebrate Twice

December 31, 2014 to January 01, 2015
No need to wait another 12 months for the the next New Year. Ring in the New Year Twice! Start in the Eastern Time Zone in Port St. Joe and St. Joe Beach, then travel west just five minutes to Mexico Beach and celebrate all over again an hour later in the Central Time Zone.