Found 102 blog entries tagged as Martin County.

Come out and enjoy the beautiful fall weather in Downtown Stuart while shopping at the 20th Annual Stuart Craft Festival.

On Saturday, October 19th and Sunday, October 20th from 10:00am – 5:00pm, you can shop local and traveling crafters. From photography, paintings, sculpture, soaps and lotions, jewelry and lots more! There are also over 70 gift shops, delicious restaurants and cute little clothing boutiques that line the downtown Stuart street. Don’t miss out on this free, family fun event.

Where: Downtown Stuart – 26 SW Osceola Street

When: Saturday, October 19th and Sunday, October 20th from 10:00am – 5:00pm

Admission: Free

1553 Views, 0 Comments

What is Fire Fest? Fire Fest is a popular event to teach the community the crucial role of prescribed fire in protecting Florida’s native wildlife and plants.

Free family activities include: day and night fire demos, Smokey the Bear, Fire Trucks, Kid’s activities and prizes, live music, a spooky trail, marshmallow roasting and a whole lot more! There will also be some special activities that will require a small fee, such as: Interactive hayrides, swamp buggy trail rides and a giant obstacle course and toddler bounce house. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Tickets for the special events will go quickly, but you can purchase advanced tickets online.

Admission into Jonathan Dickinson State Park still applies. $6 per vehicle (up…

1466 Views, 0 Comments

Don’t feel like cooking dinner? Can’t decide where you want to eat? Well, you are in luck. The 23rd annual Big Taste of Martin County is back.

On Tuesday, October 15th from 5:30pm – 8:30pm at the Stuart Jet Center, come out and enjoy an evening of food, wine, craft beer and desserts from 30 local restaurants.  You will also enjoy live music, raffles and a silent auction. Sample some of the best culinary dishes, wine from around the world, beer and liquor all while supporting the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties.

 100% of the proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties, a nonprofit organization that supports one-to one mentoring relationships.

Tickets are $50 in advance and $60 at the…

1351 Views, 0 Comments

October is a month full of fun, family fall-themed activities. Bring the kids and enjoy the Hobe Sound Hometown Festival, hosted by the GFWC Hobe Sound Woman’s Club.

The GFWC (General Federation of Women’s Clubs) was founded in 1890. It is an international women’s organization devoted to community improvement by boosting the lives of others through volunteer service. The club has more than 100,000 members in associated clubs in every state and over a dozen countries.

The festival is a free community event that will have entertainment, vendors, community information, a designated parking area for antique cars, a scarecrow building contest and the Sheriff Department BBQ unit. A great time for the entire family!

When: Sunday, October 13th from…

1456 Views, 0 Comments

What better way to kick off the Halloween season, than with a Family movie night and Trick or Treating in the Park!

On Friday, October 11th from 6pm to 9pm, you can do just that. The City of Stuart Community Services Department presents Family Movie Night in the Park. Bring your chairs and blankets and watch Hotel Transylvania with free popcorn for all! Kids will enjoy trick or treating with non-profit vendors and a costume contest for kids 12 and under. There will also be arts and crafts. The costume contest will begin promptly at 6:45pm with the movie to follow at sunset.

Come and enjoy this FREE family event.

Where: 10TH Street Community Center at Guy Davis Sports Complex – 724 SE 10th Street, Stuart

1092 Views, 0 Comments

Do you have kids that love to do crafts, or maybe, as a parent you want to break your child away from their video games? Did you know that Michaels offers craft classes for ages 3 and up for a small fee, per project?

Michaels has all sorts of fun holiday projects for next to nothing for kids to go into the store and create and take home. Just about every Saturday, Michaels host their Kids Club and Make Break classes. All that you have to do for either class is sign up in store, online or just show up.

The calendar of upcoming projects are as follows:

Saturday, October 5th from 10 am – 12pm – Abstract Paper Pumpkin – (Cost $3)

Saturday, October 5th from 1pm – 3pm – Make Break Great Pumpkin Event – (Purchase the craft pumpkin and the rest of…

1251 Views, 0 Comments

Come out and enjoy this family-friendly event, hosted by Boundless Gymnastics. 

The Great Escape Fall Festival is bound to be fun for the entire family! The festival features a live DJ, Arts and Crafts, a Kid Zone, Popcorn, Cotton Candy and Snow Cones, a circus center, bounce houses and lots more! Come out and enjoy the fresh air and family fun activities. 

Where: Guy Davis Park - 821 SE 10th St, Stuart

When: Saturday, October 5th from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Cost: $10 Play bracelet for bounce houses, ninja zone, slides - all day! $6 Play bracelet for Jr. bounce houses, slides, preschool play zone - all day! You can also save time and skip the lines by pre-buying play bracelets and receive a Free concession ticket!

Contact:…

2080 Views, 0 Comments

Start the Fall season off with a little family fun at the Fall Fest at Langford Park, presented by Martin County Parks and Recreation.

This free event takes place on Friday, October 4th from 6pm – 9pm. Come out and enjoy a kids fun zone, a pumpkin patch, arts and crafts, face painting, a pumpkin decorating station, an educational and interactive animal exhibit, a variety of kids games, a costume contest for all ages, a pets costume contest, giveaway prizes, food trucks and vendors, music and more!

Langford Park is located at 2369 NE Dixie Hwy in Jensen Beach.

2702 Views, 0 Comments

Ahoy Matey’s and Mermaids, are you ready for the 2019 Mermaid and Pirate Festival? Saturday, October 5th from 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm, come dressed in your favorite pirate or mermaid attire or as you are and enjoy a fun-filled afternoon.

Presented and hosted by the Twisted Tuna, enjoy pirate, nautical and arts and crafts vendors, an interactive treasure hunt, a kid’s costume contest, fun activities, delicious foods, beverages and tasty brews. There will be live pirate bands and entertainment, pirate weapons and blackpowder demonstrations, pirate ships and displays and even a living history pirate encampment.

On Friday night, October 4th from 7:00pm – 10:00pm is the adults only Pirate’s Ball. Tickets are $40 in advance and $50 at the door. Your…

3055 Views, 0 Comments


Stuart, Florida, known as the “Sailfish Capital of the World” is a city on the water in Martin County. Stuart is located on Florida’s Southeast coast and because if its location along the banks of the St. Lucie River and Eastern point of the Okeechobee waterways many sailfish are found in the waters.

In 2016, the Coastal Living Magazine gave Stuart the prestigious “America’s Happiest Seaside Town” award in 2016. Stuart was also named by the Smithsonian Magazine the “#3 Must Visit Small Town”, “America’s Most Beautiful Small Town” and “Top Ten Beach Towns In Florida” by the Huffington Post.

Along Se Ocean Boulevard and the surrounding streets, you’ll find plenty of local shops, boutiques, restaurants, cafes, museums, art galleries and much more. Stuart is…

1646 Views, 0 Comments