Events

Annual Independence Day Celebration in Everglades City-Donations Needed!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Everglades City will host their annual Independence Day celebration on June 30th!  The day is packed with activities for the entire family; including a parade (with decorated golf carts and more!), art in the glades, fun activities for the kids at McLeod Park…and the fireworks after sunset!

The event is funded by donations and we are asking our supporters who can donate, to please do so.  Any amount at all will help!

Download the form here and mail it to us as soon as you can.   Every little bit helps!  Please tell your friends!  Everyone is invited to attend.

90th Anniversary of the Tamiami Trail Celebration

In 1928 the road that connects Tampa to Miami was completed connecting settlers to the southwest Florida coast.

Join us, Saturday, April 28th at the Museum of the Everglades to help us celebrate the 90th Anniversary of the Tamiami Trail’s opening!  Here is the day’s fun-filled schedule:

10:00 am – Walking Tour of Historic Sites

11:00 am – Opening Ceremonies Featuring Barron G. Collier’s original speech read by Barron Collier III, followed by a parade

12:00 pm – The Naples Dixieland Jazz Band

1:00 pm – Marco Island Historical Re-Enactors

2:00 pm – Guest Speaker Jonathan Ullman

3:00 pm – Old-Timer Stories; afternoon tea at Rod & Gun Club (reservations requested; RSVP fme_98@hotmail.com)

Where:  105 Broadway Ave W, Everglades City, FL 34139

For more info, call (239) 695-0008