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Upcoming Events

May

bestbet Poker Tournaments – Various dates and times

Thrasher-Horne Galleries – Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays

AR Workshop Middleburg Classes – Join a scheduled workshop for a memorable DIY experience

Studios Classes –Join a scheduled art, culinary, or photography classes from a local professional.

 

May 12 – May 30

Amazing Grace Farms Sunflower You Pick Amazing Grace Family Farms, 2899 Wisteria Farms Road, Green Cove Springs – Bring the whole family to Amazing Grace Family Farm and enjoy Sunflower and Zinnia Picking, farm food and attractions. For more information and tickets, visit https://www.agcropmaze.com/.

 

May 29 – 31

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills.  Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

May 29 – June 7

Heathers – The Island Theater, 1860 Town Hall Circle, Suite 54, Fleming Island; Show times vary – Take a trip back to the 80s with Heather, Heather, Heather and Veronica with this live musical adaptation of the iconic film. Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m.  For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.theislandtheater.com or call 904-254-1455.

 

June

bestbet Poker TournamentsVarious dates and times

Thrasher-Horne GalleriesGallery hours are 11:00 am to 3:00 pm weekdays

AR Workshop Middleburg Classes – Join a scheduled workshop for a memorable DIY experience

Heisler Studios Classes – Join a scheduled art, culinary, or photography classes from a local professional

 

June 1 – June 7

Heathers – The Island Theater, 1860 Town Hall Circle, Suite 54, Fleming Island; Show times vary – Take a trip back to the 80s with Heather, Heather, Heather and Veronica with this live musical adaptation of the iconic film. Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.theislandtheater.com or call 904-254-1455.

June 5 – 7

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills.  Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

June 6

4th Annual Militaria Collectors Show – Military Museum of North Florida, 1 Bunker Ave., Green Cove Springs; 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Shop militaria and historical items while exploring presentation of MVPA Military Vehicles and the Happy Trails 4x4 Club. The event includes BBQ food trucks on site with free admission to the museum. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com
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Fleming Island Saturday Market Village Square Shopping Center, 2245 Plantation Center Drive, Fleming Island, 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Our market consists of many different vendor types: arts, crafts, fresh produce, honey, sweets, jewelry, cosmetics, clothing, accessories and much more!

June 7

Clay County Historical Museum915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2- 5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 to 5 p.m., or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

Orange Park Farmers’ and Arts Market Orange Park Town Hall, 2042 Park Ave., Orange Park; 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. – Voted Best Farmer’s Market in Northeast Florida! With over 100 vendors selling fresh, local produce and homemade crafts, live music and great food, it’s sure to be fun for the entire family. Join us on the first and third Sunday of each month. For more information, visit www.OrangeParkMarket.com.

June 12

Food Truck Friday - Spring Park, Green Cove Springs; 5- 9 p.m. – Join Green Cove Springs for an evening of local food and live local music. Beer and wine are permitted in coolers, with each cooler checked by Green Cove Springs Police, and alcohol consumed in a designated area on event grounds.

June 12 – 14

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills.  Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

June 14

Carrie Clarke House Tours Clarke House Park, 1039 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park; 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm - The Clarke House, built in 1912, is open for tours the second Sunday of each month from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Admission is free! For more information, contact info@ophistory.org or visit www.ophistory.org.

June 12 – 21

Bring It On – The Island Theater, 1860 Town Hall Circle, Suite 54, Fleming Island; Show times vary – You'll be cheering the Fighting Irish cheerleading squad in this underdog story as they compete at Nationals in this movie musical live on stage. Friday and Saturday showings are at 7:30 p.m., Sunday showings at 2 p.m. For more information and to buy tickets, visit www.theislandtheater.com or call 604-254-1455.

June 19 – 21

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills.  Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

June 20

Historic Girl Scout MuseumCamp Chowenwaw Park, 1517 Ball Road, Green Cove Springs; 9- 11 a.m. – The Museum includes a synopsis of the founder of the Girl Scouts, Juliette Low, the history of Girl Scouting in Northeast Florida and the history of the park when it was a Girl Scout Camp from 1933 to 2005. Special Tours are available other dates and times by appointment. For more information about Camp Chowenwaw Park, visit https://www.claycountygov.com/departments/parks-and-recreation/camp-chowenwaw-park.

Third Saturday Market in the ParkSpring Park, Green Cove Springs – 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. – Green Cove Springs Business League organizes a monthly local grocery and craft market on the corner of Walnut Street and Magnolia Avenue.

June 21

Clay County Historical Museum915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2- 5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 to 5 p.m. or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

June 26 – 28

Watermelon Festival Clay County Fairgrounds – More information to come.

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills.  Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

June 27

The 8th Annual Cliff Avril Youth Football CampClay High School, 2025 Hwy 16 W, Green Cove Springs – More information to come.

 

July

bestbet Poker Tournaments– Various dates and times

Thrasher-Horne Galleries– Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays

AR Workshop Middleburg Classes– Join a scheduled workshop for a memorable DIY experience

Heisler Studios Classes– Join a scheduled art, culinary, or photography classes from a local professional

 

Dates to Be Determined

CalaVida Music and Arts Festival – The CalaVida Music and Arts Festival is a week-long celebration of local musicians and arts of all specialties with performances throughout the week. The week ends with a daylong music festival at Spring Park. For more information and to view the festival schedule, visit www.calavida.com.

Moosehaven American Pride 4th of JulyMoosehaven, Orange Park; 5- 10 p.m. - Another Heart of the Community Event, Moosehaven will host its Annual American Pride 4th of July from 5 to 10 p.m. With live music, food trucks, a Kid Zone, and fireworks over the river, this is an event you do not want to miss! The event is free to the community with charges only for Kid Zone and food trucks. Visit www.moosehaven.org for more information on parking and attractions.

July 3 – 5

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

July 3 – 12

Lend Me a Tenor – The Island Theater, 1860 Town Hall Circle, Suite 54, Fleming Island; Show times vary – this slapstick comedy of mistaken identity takes the stage at the Island Theater. Friday and Saturday showings are at 7:30 p.m., Sunday showings at 2 p.m. For more information and to buy tickets, visit www.theislandtheater.com or call 904-254-1455.

July 4

Fleming Island Saturday MarketVillage Square Shopping Center, 2245 Plantation Center Drive, Fleming Island, 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Our market consists of many different vendor types: arts, crafts, fresh produce, honey, sweets, jewelry, cosmetics, clothing, accessories and much more!

July 5

Clay County Historical Museum 915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2-5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

Orange Park Farmers’ and Arts Market Orange Park Town Hall, 2042 Park Ave., Orange Park; 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. – Voted Best Farmer’s Market in Northeast Florida! With over 100 vendors selling fresh, local produce and homemade crafts, live music and great food, it’s sure to be fun for the entire family. Join us on the first and third Sunday of each month. For more information, visit www.OrangeParkMarket.com.

July 10

Food Truck Friday- Spring Park, Green Cove Springs; 5-9 p.m. – Join Green Cove Springs for an evening of local food and live local music. Beer and wine are permitted in coolers, with each cooler checked by Green Cove Springs Police, and alcohol consumed in a designated area on event grounds.

July 10 – 12

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

July 11

Kiwita Nature Center Open House- Camp Chowenwaw 1517 Ball Road, Green Cove Springs; 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. – Explore nature exhibits and speak with park naturalists. Check our website for special guest speakers, presentations, and monthly programs at www.campchowenwaw.claycountygov.com.

July 12

Carrie Clarke House Tours Clarke House Park, 1039 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park; 2-4 p.m. - The Clarke House, built in 1912, is open for tours the second Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free! For more information, contact info@ophistory.org or visit www.ophistory.org.

July 17 – 19

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

July 18

Historic Girl Scout Museum Camp Chowenwaw Park, 1517 Ball Road, Green Cove Springs; 9-11 a.m. – The Museum includes a synopsis of the founder of the Girl Scouts, Juliette Low, the history of Girl Scouting in Northeast Florida, and the history of the park when it was a Girl Scout Camp from 1933 to 2005. Special Tours are available other dates and times by appointment. For more information about Camp Chowenwaw Park, visit https://www.claycountygov.com/departments/parks-and-recreation/camp-chowenwaw-park.

July 19

Clay County Historical Museum 915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2-5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

July 24 – 26

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

July 31

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

July 31 – August 9

A Chorus Line– The Island Theater, 1860 Town Hall Circle, Suite 54, Fleming Island; Show times vary – Singing, dancing, drama – this musical is sure to entertain everyone. Friday and Saturday showings are at 7:30 p.m., Sunday showings are at 2 p.m. For more information and to buy tickets, visit www.theislandtheater.comor call 904-254-1455.

August

bestbet Poker Tournaments– Various dates and times

Thrasher-Horne Galleries– Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays

AR Workshop Middleburg Classes– Join a scheduled workshop for a memorable DIY experience

Heisler Studios Classes– Join a scheduled art, culinary, or photography classes from a local professional

August 1

Fleming Island Saturday Market Village Square Shopping Center, 2245 Plantation Center Drive, Fleming Island, 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Our market consists of many different vendor types: arts, crafts, fresh produce, honey, sweets, jewelry, cosmetics, clothing, accessories and much more!

August 1 – 2

Open Track Weekend The FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

August 1 – 9

A Chorus Line – The Island Theater, 1860 Town Hall Circle, Suite 54, Fleming Island; Show times vary – Singing, dancing, drama – this musical is sure to entertain everyone. Friday and Saturday showings are at 7:30 p.m., Sunday showings are at 2 p.m. For more information and to buy tickets, visit www.theislandtheater.com or call 904-254-1455.

August 2

Clay County Historical Museum915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2-5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

August 7 – 9

Open Track Weekend The FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

August 9

Carrie Clarke House ToursClarke House Park, 1039 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, 2-4 p.m. - The Clarke House, built in 1912, is open for tours the second Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free! For more information, contact info@ophistory.orgor visit www.ophistory.org.

August 14

Food Truck Friday- Spring Park, Green Cove Springs; 5-9 p.m – Join Green Cove Springs for an evening of local food and live local music. Beer and wine are permitted in coolers, with each cooler checked by Green Cove Springs Police, and alcohol consumed in a designated area on event grounds.

August 14 – 16

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

August 15

Historic Girl Scout Museum– Camp Chowenwaw Park, 1517 Ball Road, Green Cove Springs; 9-11 a.m. The Museum includes a synopsis of the founder of the Girl Scouts, Juliette Low, the history of Girl Scouting in Northeast Florida, and the history of the park when it was a Girl Scout Camp from 1933 to 2005. Special Tours are available other dates and times by appointment. For more information about Camp Chowenwaw, visit www.campchowenwaw.claycountygov.com.

August 16

Clay County Historical Museum 915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2-5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

August 21 – 23

<a href="https://gorally.com/track-days/">Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

August 28 – 30

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

September

bestbet Poker Tournaments– Various dates and times

Thrasher-Horne Galleries– Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays

AR Workshop Middleburg Classes– Join a scheduled workshop for a memorable DIY experience

Heisler Studios Classes– Join a scheduled art, culinary, or photography classes from a local professional

Dates to Be Determined

BASCA 5K352 Stowe Ave., Orange Park - Join us for a fun, family event for all ages and abilities! Lace up your shoes and join BASCA for the 8th annual 5K run to benefit individuals with intellectual and developmental differences. More information to come.

National POW and MIA Memoria and Museum Event – more information to come.

Orange Park Farmers’ and Arts MarketOrange Park Town Hall, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. – Voted Best Farmer’s Market in Northeast Florida! With over 100 vendors selling fresh, local produce and homemade crafts, live music and great food, it’s sure to be fun for the entire family. Join us on the first and third Sunday of each month. For more information, visit www.OrangeParkMarket.com.

September 4 – 6

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

September 5

Fleming Island Saturday MarketVillage Square Shopping Center, 2245 Plantation Center Drive, Fleming Island, 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Our market consists of many different vendor types: arts, crafts, fresh produce, honey, sweets, jewelry, cosmetics, clothing, accessories and much more!

September 6

Clay County Historical Museum915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2-5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

September 11

Food Truck Friday- Spring Park, Green Cove Springs; 5-9 p.m. – Join Green Cove Springs for an evening of local food and live local music. Beer and wine are permitted in coolers, with each cooler checked by Green Cove Springs Police, and alcohol consumed in a designated area on event grounds.

September 11 – 13

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

September 13

Carrie Clarke House ToursClarke House Park, 1039 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, 2-4 p.m. - The Clarke House, built in 1912, is open for tours the second Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free! For more information, contact info@ophistory.orgor visit www.ophistory.org.

September 18 – 20

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

September 18 – 27

Anne of Green Gables – The Island Theater, 1860 Town Hall Circle, Suite 54, Fleming Island; Show times vary – This musical version of the classic novel series will be sure to warm your heart. Bring the whole family! Friday and Saturday showings are at 7:30 p.m., Sunday showings are at 2 p.m. For more information and to buy tickets, visit www.theislandtheater.com or call 904-254-1455.

September 19

Historic Girl Scout MuseumCamp Chowenwaw Park, 1517 Ball Road, Green Cove Springs; 9-11 a.m.– The Museum includes a synopsis of the founder of the Girl Scouts, Juliette Low, the history of Girl Scouting in Northeast Florida, and the history of the park when it was a Girl Scout Camp from 1933 to 2005. Special Tours are available other dates and times by appointment. For more information about Camp Chowenwaw Park, visit https://www.claycountygov.com/departments/parks-and-recreation/camp-chowenwaw-park.

Third Saturday Market in the ParkSpring Park, Green Cove Springs – 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. – Green Cove Springs Business League organizes a monthly local grocery and craft market on the corner of Walnut Street and Magnolia Avenue.

September 20

Clay County Historical Museum915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2-5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

September 25 – 27

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

September 26

Clay County Veterans Appreciation EventMoosehaven, 1701 Park Ave., Orange Park – more information to come.

October

bestbet Poker Tournaments– Various dates and times

Thrasher-Horne Galleries– Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays

AR Workshop Middleburg Classes– Join a scheduled workshop for a memorable DIY experience

Heisler Studios Classes– Join a scheduled art, culinary, or photography classes from a local professional

Orange Park Farmers’ and Arts MarketOrange Park Town Hall, 2042 Park Ave., Orange Park; 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. – Voted Best Farmer’s Market in Northeast Florida! With over 100 vendors selling fresh, local produce and homemade crafts, live music and great food, it’s sure to be fun for the entire family. Join us on the first and third Sunday of each month. For more information, visit www.OrangeParkMarket.com.

Soul Food FestivalVera Francis Hall Park, 1503 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Green Cove Springs - an annual celebration of local foods, dance, contests, children's activities, live entertainment, and parade. For more information, visit https://www.greencovesprings.com/soul-food-festival.

Moonlight on MagnoliaMagnolia Cemetery, 1040 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park - Join us for tours of Magnolia Cemetery, where you will meet “former” residents of Orange Park to hear the stories of their lives and times and learn about the history of Orange Park. Tours last approximately 45 minutes. Contact info@ophistory.org for additional information.

October 2

Food Truck Friday- Spring Park, Green Cove Springs; 5-9 p.m. – Join Green Cove Springs for an evening of local food and live local music. Beer and wine are permitted in coolers, with each cooler checked by Green Cove Springs Police, and alcohol consumed in grounds.

October 2 – 4

Military Vehicle Preservation Association Fall Rally and Swap MeetThe Military Museum of North Florida, 1 Bunker Ave, Green Cove Springs – Head over to the Military Museum of North Florida for the Military Vehicle Preservation Association’s Fall Rally and Swap Meet. Walk among antique military vehicles and enjoy a WWII battle reenactment and weapons demonstration. For more information, visit http://www.flmvpa.org/index.html

Open Track Weekend The FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m.. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

October 3

Fleming Island Saturday MarketVillage Square Shopping Center, 2245 Plantation Center Drive, Fleming Island, 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Our market consists of many different vendor types: arts, crafts, fresh produce, honey, sweets, jewelry, cosmetics, clothing, accessories and much more!

October 4

Clay County Historical Museum915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2-5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

October 9 – 11

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

October 10

Kiwita Nature Center Open HouseCamp Chowenwaw Park, 1517 Ball Road, Green Cove Springs; 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. – Explore nature exhibits and speak with park naturalists. Check our website for special guest speakers, presentations, and monthly programs at www.campchowenwaw.claycountygov.com .

October 11

Carrie Clarke House ToursClarke House Park, 1039 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park; 2-4 p.m. - The Clarke House, built in 1912, is open for tours the second Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free! For more information, contact info@ophistory.orgor visit www.ophistory.org.

October 16 – 18

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m.. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

October 17

Historic Girl Scout Museum Camp Chowenwaw Park, 1517 Ball Road, Green Cove Springs; 9-11 a.m. – The Museum includes a synopsis of the founder of the Girl Scouts, Juliette Low, the history of Girl Scouting in Northeast Florida, and the history of the park when it was a Girl Scout Camp from 1933 to 2005. Special Tours are available other dates and times by appointment. For more information about Camp Chowenwaw Park, visit https://www.claycountygov.com/departments/parks-and-recreation/camp-chowenwaw-park.

Third Saturday Market in the ParkSpring Park, Green Cove Springs – 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. – Green Cove Springs Business League organizes a monthly local grocery and craft market on the corner of Walnut Street and Magnolia Avenue.

October 18

Clay County Historical Museum - 915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2-5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

October 19 – 20

Orange Park 38th Annual Fall Festival - Orange Park Town Hall Park, 2042 Park Ave., Orange Park; 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. – The Fall Festival started with 12 vendors and a few guitar players. Thirty- eight years later, our festival has over 200 vendors and two stages packed with entertainment. Attendees will enjoy a wide variety of food from barbeque and local seafood, to fresh baked goods and locally harvested honey. Kids can bounce on inflatables and get their faces painted. And, of course, the shopping is second to none with unique gifts, handmade quilts, pottery, and even treats for your furry friends. Admission and parking are free! This event is ranked as a Top 20 event by the Southeast Tourism Society. For more information visit www.OPFallFestival.com.

October 23 – 25

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

October 23 – November 1

Sweeney Todd – The Island Theater, 1860 Town Hall Circle, Suite 54, Fleming Island; Show times vary – Just in time for Halloween, the dark tale of Sweeney Todd, takes the stage with murder, mayhem, and a little culinary technique. Friday and Saturday showings are at 7:30 p.m., Sunday showings are at 2 p.m. For more information and to buy tickets, visit www.theislandtheater.comor call 904-254-1455.

October 27

Tales from the Clink – A Candlelight Tour Through Clay County History – The Historic Clay County Triangle, 915 Walnut Street; 6–8 p.m. – Enjoy a candlelit through the Old County Jail and the 1890 Courthouse as you learn of the history of Clay County. Character-based tours will give guests a glimpse into true and frightening tales of local lore. Are true stories the scariest stores of all? We dare you to find out! More information to come.

October 30 – 31

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

November

bestbet Poker Tournaments– Various dates and times

Thrasher-Horne Galleries– Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays

AR Workshop Middleburg Classes– Join a scheduled workshop for a memorable DIY experience

Heisler Studios Classes– Join a scheduled art, culinary, or photography classes from a local professional

Dates to Be Determined

Orange Park Farmers’ and Arts MarketOrange Park Town Hall, 2042 Park Ave., Orange Park; 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. – Voted Best Farmer’s Market in Northeast Florida! With over 100 vendors selling fresh, local produce and homemade crafts, live music and great food, it’s sure to be fun for the entire family. Join us on the first and third Sunday of each month. For more information, visit www.OrangeParkMarket.com.

Santa's Arrival Parade Orange Park Mall, 1910 Wells Road, Orange Park; 4-7 p.m. – Join us for the arrival of Santa at the Orange Park Mall at this FREE event! More information to come.

Historic Fall FestivalMiddleburg Civic Center, 2102 Palmetto Street, Middleburg; 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Join us in celebrating the history of Middleburg! Fun for all ages, including hay rides, a car show, and historical tours of Main Street!

Moosehaven Chili Cook-Off, Car Show and Craft Show – Moosehaven, 1701 Park Ave., Orange Park - As the temperatures cool off, the chili heats up each November at the annual Chili Cook-off event. Part of the Heart of the Community Program, Moosehaven hosts cook teams from around the nation to compete in this International Chili Society (ICS) sanctioned event. Teams compete with their favorite recipes to win People’s Choice and ICS awards. Also enjoy a classic car show by Clay County Cruzers and live entertainment. An event for the entire family, Moosehaven’s annual Chili Cook-off event is a hometown tradition. Dates and times to come.

November 1

Clay County Historical Museum915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2-5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 to 5 p.m. or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

Sweeney Todd – The Island Theater, 1860 Town Hall Circle, Suite 54, Fleming Island; 2 p.m. – Just in time for Halloween, the dark tale of Sweeney Todd, takes the stage with murder, mayhem, and a little culinary technique. For more information and to buy tickets, visit www.theislandtheater.comor call 904-254-1455.

November 6 – 8

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

November 7

Fleming Island Saturday MarketVillage Square Shopping Center, 2245 Plantation Center Drive, Fleming Island, 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Our market consists of many different vendor types: arts, crafts, fresh produce, honey, sweets, jewelry, cosmetics, clothing, accessories and much more!

November 8

Carrie Clarke House ToursClarke House Park, 1039 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, 2-4 p.m. - The Clarke House, built in 1912, is open for tours the second Sunday of each month from 2 to 4 p.m. Admission is free! For more information, contact info@ophistory.orgor visit www.ophistory.org.

November 11

Veterans Day Ceremony at Magnolia Cemetery1040 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park; 11 a.m. – The Historical Society of Orange Park, in conjunction with the Town of Orange Park, will host our annual ceremony honoring all veterans of our armed forces. Contact info@ophistory.org for additional information.

Veterans Day Ceremony at TAPS Memorial Clay County Historical Triangle, 915 Walnut Street, Green Cove Springs – more information to come.

Veterans Day CeremonyVeterans Memorial Pathway, Keystone Heights Memorial Garden Cemetery, 7304 S.R. 100, Keystone Heights; 11 a.m. – More information to come.

November 13

Food Truck Friday- Spring Park, Green Cove Springs; 5-9 p.m. – Join Green Cove Springs for an evening of local food and live local music. Beer and wine are permitted in coolers, with each cooler checked by Green Cove Springs Police, and alcohol consumed in a designated area on event grounds.

November 13 – 15

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

November 13 – 22

Sylvia– The Island Theater, 1860 Town Hall Circle, Suite 54, Fleming Island; Show times vary – Husband, wife, and the dog. One of these things doesn’t belong but who do you get rid of – your wife or your dog? Friday and Saturday showings are at 7:30 p.m., Sunday showings are at 2 p.m. For more information and to buy tickets, visit www.theislandtheater.com or call 904-254-1455.

November 15

Clay County Historical Museum915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2- 5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 to 5 p.m., or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

November 20 – 22

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m.. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

November 21

Historic Girl Scout MuseumCamp Chowenwaw Park, 1517 Ball Road, Green Cove Springs; 9-11 a.m. – The Museum includes a synopsis of the founder of the Girl Scouts, Juliette Low, the history of Girl Scouting in Northeast Florida and the history of the park when it was a Girl Scout Camp from 1933 to 2005. Special Tours are available other dates and times by appointment. For more information about Camp Chowenwaw, visit www.campchowenwaw.claycountygov.com.

Third Saturday Market in the Park Spring Park, Green Cove Springs – 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. – Green Cove Springs Business League organizes a monthly local grocery and craft market on the corner of Walnut Street and Magnolia Avenue.

November 27 – 29

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

December

bestbet Poker Tournaments– Various dates and times

Thrasher-Horne Galleries– Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays

AR Workshop Middleburg Classes– Join a scheduled workshop for a memorable DIY experience

Heisler Studios Classes– Join a scheduled art, culinary, or photography classes from a local professional

Dates to Be Determined

Santa's Firetruck ParadeOrange Park, time to be determined – A town tradition and resident favorite every year, the Orange Park Fire Department brings Santa Claus throughout neighborhoods within the town to ring in the Holiday Season and brighten everyone's spirits. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/opfd19/.

Light the ParkOrange Park Town Hall, 5-6:30 p.m. - Join Town Council and Staff as we light the town for the holidays. Attendees will enjoy live and interactive music, cookies and hot chocolate, and a live reading of "Twas the Night Before Christmas." Afterward, help us flip the switch and turn on all the lights. (Santa does not attend this event.) For more information, visit www.TownofOrangePark.com.

Orange Park Farmers’ and Arts MarketOrange Park Town Hall, 2042 Park Ave., Orange Park; 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. – Voted Best Farmer’s Market in Northeast Florida! With over 100 vendors selling fresh, local produce and homemade crafts, live music and great food, it’s sure to be fun for the entire family. Join us on the first and third Sunday of each month. For more information, visit www.OrangeParkMarket.com.

Vintage Market DaysClay County Fairgrounds, 2497 FL-16, Green Cove Springs - Vintage Market Days is an upscale vintage-inspired market featuring original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home décor, outdoor furnishings consumable yummies, seasonal plantings and a little more. The market is a three-day event held several times a year in various communities. Each Vintage Market Days event is a unique opportunity for vendors to display their talents and passions in different venues throughout the country. The market will also provide the customer with a very special shopping experience. We absolutely love the thought of bringing the Vintage experience to both vendors and customers throughout the country! For more information, visit http://vintagemarketdays.com/market/jacksonville/.

Hometown HolidayCarrie Clark House, 1039 Kingsley Ave., Orange Park - Join us for the Hometown Holiday Event! Clarke House Park will be bursting with holiday cheer. You can enjoy: tours of the decorated house, classic holiday movies on the outdoor big screen, live musical entertainment, pictures with Santa (purchase required), shopping in the Christmas village, food vendors, and our magical lighted trail ride! You won't want to miss this great holiday tradition. More information to come.

Winter Festival – Middleburg Civic Center, 2102 Palmetto Street, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. – more information to come.

Christmas Parade of Lights – Keystone Heights, 6 p.m. – more information to come.

December 1 – 31

Parade of Trees – Every December historic Spring Park is taken over by an arrangement of 150 decorated Christmas trees. The trees are first lit during Christmas on Walnut Street and are open to the public until December 31. More information to come.

December 4 – 6

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

December 5

Fleming Island Saturday MarketVillage Square Shopping Center, 2245 Plantation Center Drive, Fleming Island, 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Our market consists of many different vendor types: arts, crafts, fresh produce, honey, sweets, jewelry, cosmetics, clothing, accessories and much more!

December 6

Clay County Historical Museum915 Walnut Street Green Cove Springs; 2-5 p.m. - The Clay County Historical Museum is open for tours the first and third Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., or by appointment. The museum’s newest exhibit celebrates the life and talent of long-time Clay County resident Slim Whitman, an international music sensation. Other exhibits include railroad memorabilia, a country kitchen, and country store display. Collections include hundreds of items, including early phonographs, medical equipment, cameras, typewriters, toasters, sewing machines, dolls, an elaborate dollhouse, vintage clothing, and many other items of everyday working and living. For more information, visit www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

December 11 – 13

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

December 11 – 20

Our Town – The Island Theater, 1860 Town Hall Circle, Suite 54, Fleming Island; Show times vary – The American Classic – Our Town, presented on stage as your alternative to Christmas programs. Friday and Saturday showings are at 7:30 p.m., Sunday showings are at 2 p.m. For more information and to buy tickets, visit www.theislandtheater.com or call 904-254-1455.

December 18 – 20

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.

December 19

Third Saturday Market in the ParkSpring Park, Green Cove Springs – 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. – Green Cove Springs Business League organizes a monthly local grocery and craft market on the corner of Walnut Street and Magnolia Avenue.

Christmas Carols in Spring ParkSpring Park, Green Cove Springs – 6:30 p.m. – Come and join the choir or just bring a blanket or chair and enjoy the music of the season at the first annual Christmas Carols in Spring Park. Enjoy cocoa, hot cider, and cookies with family, friends, and neighbors. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/779033942510236/.

Historic Girl Scout MuseumCamp Chowenwaw Park, 1517 Ball Road, Green Cove Springs; 9-11 a.m. – The Museum includes a synopsis of the founder of the Girl Scouts, Juliette Low, the history of Girl Scouting in Northeast Florida and the history of the park when it was a Girl Scout Camp from 1933 to 2005. Special Tours are available other dates and times by appointment. For more information about Camp Chowenwaw, visit www.campchowenwaw.claycountygov.com.

December 25 – 27

Open Track WeekendThe FIRM, 7266 Airport Road, Starke – Open Track Days at The FIRM are a low-cost way to test the setup of your car and improve your driving skills. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with Vehicle Technical Inspection beginning at 8 a.m. Gates close at 5 p.m. For more information and to register, visit https://gorally.com/track-days/.