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The Cedar Key Aquaculture Association will join a group of University of Florida scientists this summer and travel to the nation`s capital to educate Smithsonian Folklife Festival-goers about the importance of water. The festival, which runs from late June through early July, draws thousands to the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Read More
"Way Down Upon The Suwannee River." Hidden deep in the Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge at the foot of the Suwannee River and Gulf of Mexico, one can easily miss the confluence of the Dan May Creek and Dan May Island. On this beautiful and privately owned island sits an almost century old lodge that has been authentically restored. This architectural treasure is built from old growth cypress, heart pine timbers and planks. The “dog trot” breeze way runs through the center of the lodge and opens onto an inviting screened sleeping porch overlooking the Dan May Creek and launch. Read More
(Levy County, FL) —Cedar Key has been designated Florida's Rural Community of the Year for 2009 by the US Department of Agriculture. Read More
(Levy County, FL) — In the cool, dark waters of the Suwannee River, a dinosaur skims the bottom. Gulf Sturgeons, older even than the alligator, are one of the oldest fish species in the world.
It’s hard to believe these fish were around during the time of Barney Rubble and Fred Flintstone, but this particular species of fish dates back about 200 million years ago, according to the United States Geological Study.
(Levy County, FL) — With heat indexes reaching 111 degrees, it’s no wonder Florida residents are looking for a place to cool off. While having a pool in the backyard is a perk that some can enjoy, visiting the pool in Mother Nature’s backyard is even better. Read More.
(Levy County, FL) — Spend your Independence Day exploring all that Levy County has to offer. From one-of-a-kind festivals to breathtaking natural wonders, Levy County is the perfect place to celebrate the July 4 holiday. Read More.
(Levy County, FL) — Packing a picnic basket and spending a quiet day in Fanning Springs State Park may be a little more difficult this year — be prepared for crowds. The picnic site at Fanning Springs State Park has been named one of the top 25 picnic areas in the United States by Reserve America, the largest provider of campsite reservations in North America. Read More.
(Levy County, FL) — If you're looking for a vacation that has you thinking outside the box, Levy County, Florida, has something for everyone! Come where you can walk the same paths as the mysterious Timucuan Indians, set your sights to the skies or the rivers for a variety of birds, manatees and other wildlife... Read More.
(Cedar Key, FL) — For the past 36 years, Cedar Key has been the location of the nationally renowned Seafood Festival. A much-anticipated weekend filled with live entertainment, arts and crafts-and not to mention delicious seafood!-this year's event will be no exception in honoring the excitement and.... Read More.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Levy County, FL) — Levy County's Goethe State Forest is host to a variety of equestrian events throughout the year and is the ideal location for endurance rides. As part of the Goethe Forest Endurance Series, two such endurance rides are scheduled during this holiday season.... Read More.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Levy County, FL) — February in Levy County, Florida, is a month filled with stargazing, covered wagon rides, and a Celebration of Life which includes a meet-and-greet with local and state officials and outdoor recreation!... Read More.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Levy County, FL) - Three Levy County towns-Chiefland, Williston and Fanning Springs-are getting into the Christmas spirit as local traditions are shared during this holiday season... Read More.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Levy County, FL) - The start of summer is around the corner, so let the festivities begin! Levy County is host to many events that celebrate the season and all that the area has to offer. Read More.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Levy County, FL) - Grab the saddles and head out to Levy County. Experience miles of varied equestrian trails that wind through forests, islands and parks. With several locations to choose from, riding through Levy County will offer both horses and riders a nature-filled adventure unlike anything else... Read More.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Ocala, FL) - Levy County has a host of outdoor activities for nature enthusiasts of all levels. The abundance of trails, nature parks, wildlife, natural springs and rivers make Levy County a great place to discover your next adventure... Read More.