Thank you to North Florida Land Trust for sponsoring today’s conversation and my Instagram giveaway. I received complimentary tickets to this event.
I’m really excited about this event – I’ve never been to Big Talbot Island State Park, and I’ve been wanting to get out there for ages. The weather this weekend should be gorgeous. I hope to see you out there!
WHAT: Salt Marsh Brewgrass Festival
WHEN: Saturday, November 19, 2016, 11am – 6pm
WHERE: Big Talbot Island Biological Field Station, 12134 Houston Ave., Jacksonville, FL 32226
WHO: Hosted by North Florida Land Trust
HOW: Tickets are available for purchase for $35 in advance or $40 at the door. Tickets cover entry and benefit North Florida Land Trust. Kids 12 and under are free, so bring the whole family! Go HERE to purchase tickets now – plus check out my Instagram page, where I’m giving away 2 free tickets!
WHY: Because it’s going to be lots of fun! There’ll be:
Live music from local bands, including Parker Urban Band, The Honeycutters, and Flat Land
Beer from Bold City + cider from Beer 30 (gluten free, yay!)
Free guided hike with a Florida Master Naturalist (Sign up in advance with purchase of your admission ticket.
Paddle tours (for an additional charge) with Jax Paddle Sports. Expert guides will take you on a journey to the serene beauty of Jacksonville’s waterways and unique views of Big Talbot Island. Sign up in advance when you purchase your admission ticket.
Your ticket purchase will support North Florida Land Trust, a non-profit organization that advocates for land conservation in Baker, Clay, Duval, Flagler, Nassau, Putnam, and St. Johns counties. NFLT was founded in 1999 and has protected thousands of acres of environmentally significant land including land at Big Talbot Island, the River Branch Preserve, Pumpkin Hill, Moccasin Slough, along the St. Mary’s River and other valued natural areas in Northeast Florida. For more information, visit www.northfloridalandtrust.org.
Don’t forget to purchase your tickets in advance and save money! You can buy them HERE. Hope to see you there!