|April 23, 2014||Posted by Nicole under Agriculture, Events, Seafood|
This year is a special one for the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival in Fernandina Beach. Not only are they celebrating 51 years as one of the highest attended seafood festivals in the state, but they have an extra special guest in town, all the way from the Bering Sea! Capt. Edgar Hansen of the […] continue reading
|April 1, 2014||Posted by Mindy under Agriculture, Seafood, Uncategorized|
Florida is a state that has a rich commercial fishing heritage, from red snapper in Destin to the spiny lobsters in the Florida Keys. With over 1,200 miles of coastline, our state’s abundant connection to the ocean has helped shape its history, culture and economy. During the 19th century, commercial fishing played an important role […] continue reading
|March 7, 2014||Posted by Melanie Hutchinson under Agriculture, Events, Seafood, Uncategorized|
It’s time once again for the Original Marathon Seafood Festival. Come and enjoy this large Florida Keys event celebrating the finest fresh seafood and offering exciting entertainment and fun! This festival has it all, from live entertainment throughout both days to a variety of local seafood and beverages. Over 200 vendors will be on hand […] continue reading
|January 15, 2014||Posted by Nicole under Agriculture, Cooking, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Seafood|
Fresh, fast and easy! Florida mullet seafood dip is sure to please. Give this recipe a try and see for yourself. • 2 (8-ounce) packages light cream cheese, softened • 3 tablespoons lemon juice • 2 tablespoons grated onion • 2 tablespoons milk • 1 teaspoon hot pepper sauce • 3 cups flaked smoked mullet […] continue reading
|November 25, 2013||Posted by Mindy under Agriculture, Cooking, Healthy Eating, Nutrition, Recipes, Seafood, Uncategorized|
Are you gearing up for Thanksgiving and want to wow your family and friends? How about a Florida Seafood Thanksgiving? This time of year your choices are endless when it comes to fresh Florida seafood. From the plump and delicious Stone Crab Claws to the ever popular Spiny Lobster, you can’t go wrong with a […] continue reading
|November 21, 2013||Posted by Nicole under Agriculture, Events, Kids, Seafood, Uncategorized|
Come join in the fun at the Annual Yankeetown Seafood Festival this weekend – November 23-24. The festival is held on the tree-lined boulevard of Riverside Drive in Yankeetown – an “old Florida” coastal village on Florida’s Nature Coast. Yankeetown is located on the banks of the lower Withlachoochee, just three miles from the Gulf. […] continue reading
Come join in the fun at the Annual Yankeetown Seafood Festival this weekend – November 23-24. The festival is held on the tree-lined boulevard of Riverside Drive in Yankeetown – an “old Florida” coastal village on Florida’s Nature Coast. Yankeetown is located on the banks of the lower Withlachoochee, just three miles from the Gulf. The Inglis-Yankeetown Lions Club has hosted the Festival for over thirty years, and promises you tasty food, entertainment, arts, crafts and interesting merchandise of all sorts. All net profits from the Festival go to support charitable causes: local, state, national and international, in that order.
Plan to join in the fun — you’ll be glad you did!