Here are a few events coming up in the next week, (approximately October 1-4, 2015) that might be of interest to readers. If you know of other events, or if you are the promoter of an event, please feel free to get in touch with more information. I will be glad to pass it along. Make your plans and get out and enjoy some local history. For a better future, study the past!
Night at the Museum Friday, October 2 6p-9pm at the New Smyrna Museum of History. Your $30 ticket includes food, drinks, entertainment, and a live auction. Click the link or call the museum, 386-478-0052 for further information.
Datil Pepper Festival and Cook Off Saturday and Sunday October 3 & 4 St. Augustine. Click here for more information
Cherokee Demonstrations and Lecture October 3, 11am-4pm, Ponce de Leon Archaeological Park, St. Augustine. Click here for more information.
Museums on Us Free admission for Bank of America customers to selected museums on the first Saturday (October 3) of the month. Click here for details on the program and participating museums.
Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery Tours coordinated by the Ormond Beach Historical Society, tickets are $12. For more information click here.
New Smyrna Beach Book Festival October 3-4. This festival will feature only fiction authors but I thought it should be included anyhow. I will not be participating since I write non-fiction. For more information click here.
53rd Florida Rail Fair Show and Sale October 3, 9a-4p, Volusia County Fairgrounds in Deland. $7 admission. For more information, and a $1 coupon off the price of admission, click here.