Please join us as Florida’s most iconic landscape photographer, Clyde Butcher presents a lecture and book signing at the Cedar Key Community Center starting at 1:30 on March 3rd. The emphasis of the Butcher lecture focuses on his techniques, design, and composition that he incorporates into his landscape photographs.
As a ticket holder, you are cordially invited to the Cedar Key Arts Center’s Opening Reception of “Florida’s Wild Landscapes Through the Lens of Clyde Butcher “ at 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The show will be upstairs at the Arts Center through April 30th, 2018. Open daily, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The Cedar Key Arts Center and the Cedar Key Community are handicap accessible.
Funding for this program was provided through a grant from the Florida Humanities Council with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any view, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the Florida Humanities Council or the National Endowment for the Humanities.
The annual Spring Arts Festival in Cedar Key welcomes 120 fine artists and artisans from a wide range of disciplines to this picturesque island community at the end of SR24, 60 miles SW of Gainesville, FL. Named one of the Top 10 Art Fairs in America in 2016. Great food, music and fun kids activities in beachfront City Park. Applications open July 1, 2017 via Zapplication.org. Deadline Nov 15, 2017. More information at www.CedarKeyArtsFestival.c
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The Florida Institute of Oceanography will anchor the RESEARCH VESSEL W.T. Hogarth at Cedar Key for ONE DAY, MARCH 30, ON DISPLAY & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
The recently launched R/V W.T. Hogarth is a 78 foot coastal class vessel built from the
ground up in Tarpon Springs Florida to be a state of the art research vessel. Costing over
$6 million dollars, this vessel will serve as a floating laboratory for decades to come advancing oceanography and training the next several generations of marine scientists
across the State. The Hogarth will be on display and open to the public at major ports
around the state of Florida for a limited period this spring. Please join us at one of the
port events below to learn more about this remarkable new research vessel, the Florida
Institute of Oceanography and its 30 members.
The 34th Cedar Key small boat meet is the first full weekend in May. In 2018 it’s May 4-6
The meet is still informal. There are no signups, fees, or planned events on the water. Tides & weather remain the organization. Members of the West Coast Trailer Sailing Squadron and the Florida Gulf Coast Traditional Small Craft Association will be in attendance.
All shallow draft boats are welcome: poled punts, paddled pirogues & rowed pirates’ gigs; catboats & catamarans; trimarans & proas; sampans, sharpies & scows, & duckboats & dinghies.
Cedar Key is known for its thriving food chain ashore & in the water. Two National Wildlife Refuges are here—Cedar Keys NWR & the Lower Suwannee NWR. Among Cedar Keys’ saltmarshes, & inshore & offshore islands, fishing, birding, bug, tide & weather observing are superb. ~Hugh Horton
WHEN: Sat May 5Th | 7:30pm
WHERE: Community Center
809 6th St. Cedar Key, FL
SPEAKER: Josh Colvin
Sailor, Wooden Boater, Editor Small
Craft Advisor Magazine
For information call:
- Cedar Key Chamber of Commerce, 352 543 5600
- Dave Lucas, 941 704 6736, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Hugh Horton 586 215 7060, email@example.com
- Michael Jones 727.560.5782 firstname.lastname@example.org
49th Annual Cedar Key Seafood Festival
Saturday Oct 20 and Sunday Oct 21, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Hungry for Seafood? Arts & Crafts?
Live music and family fun on the Gulf?
Cedar Key is the Place to Be Oct 20-21!
The 49th Annual Cedar Key Seafood Festival offers all that and more. Organized by the Cedar Key Lions Club, the festival offers fine food, entertainment, shopping and family fun.
Bouncing back from Hurricane Irma, the historic fishing town celebrates the area’s fishing heritage, offering two days of fantastic food, a Seafood Festival parade, over 100 arts and crafts exhibitors, free live music on a clam boat stage in the beach side park and loads of family fun on the beautiful Old Florida island city of Cedar Key. The Festival also marks the opening ribbon cutting ceremony for the Florida Shellfish Trail tourism guide.
Free admission. Location: Downtown Cedar Key, Levy County, Florida. State Route 24 and Second Street and at the Gulf front City Park. 9-5 Saturday and Sunday, Oct 21 & 22. Seafood Festival Parade 11 a.m. Saturday Oct 21.
For information (352) 477-1276 email@example.com