Top Local Pumpkin Festivals

Happy Fall Y’all!  Time to get outside to explore corn mazes, hunt for the perfect pumpkin in local patches, and take an adventure on the farm.  We have some great local  choices for your family Read More …

43rd Annual Mount Dora Bicycle Festival Oct 5 – 8 2017

Voted as one of the top places to ride in the WORLD! Mount Dora Bicycle Festival Oct 5th-8th boast 43 years of excellence.Attracting over a thousand cyclists; this is Florida’s oldest and largest bicycling event! Read More …

It’s Fall Y’all: Club Lake Plantation Fall Festival 2016

 Club Lake Plantation Fall Festival Club Lake Plantation, 3403 Rock Springs Road, Apopka, FL,  is a 43 acre lakefront haven with breathtaking scenery. Each year the family celebrates Club Lake Plantation Fall festival, sponsored by Randy Suggs Read More …

It’s Fall Y’all: Stanley Farm Pumpkin Celebration 2016

 Stanley Pond Pumpkin Celebration October 1-2, 8-9, and 15-16 Set out for the greatest outdoor adventure at an amazing family owned Stanley Pond Farm, 15426 County Road 48, Astatula, FL,  where they encourage families to come Read More …

It’s Fall Y’all: Santa’s Tree Farm Lots of Pumpkins

Santa’s Tree Farm Lots of Pumpkins This is a fantastic place to bring your little ones. At first you think of Santa’s Farm is for Christmas trees, but in October they celebrate with A Lot Read More …

It’s Fall Y’all: Long & Scott Corn Maze 2016

 Long and Scott’s Corn Maze This has become a family fall tradition with so many in the community. Long and Scott Farms, 26216 County Road 448A in Mount Dora, for over the past 14 years Read More …

Preserving Blueberries

I pick over 40 lbs of blueberries each season.  I am constantly asked “what do you do with all those blueberries once you get them home?” I found a few great resources to answer that Read More …