Pioneer Day Wrap-Up

2016pioneerdaycancelledSadly, this year’s Pioneer Day was cancelled due to Hurricane Matthew. Since then the Lafayette Activities Group has created a group page for the vendors who didn’t get a chance to offer their products at this year’s event called the Pioneer Day Market: https://www.facebook.com/groups/676596582500650/ If you were to be a vendor at this year’s event join the group and feature some of the great products you were going to offer. You might want to join the Lafayette Activities Facebook Group page to receive notifications of upcoming events in Lafayette County Florida area.
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Fall is Almost Here

roranch07022015-1Fall is almost officially here and there will be more special events in and around Lafayette County Florida for us to participate and enjoy. Not the least of which is the upcoming Poker Run sponsored by our very own Suwannee River Rendezvous Campground. We hope you have already signed up to participate in the event as it is for a very worthy cause. And, hopefully the weather will cooperate next weekend. Next month they are hosting their annual Suwannee River Clean Up Party. Check out the Events page for more information: http://www.suwanneeriverrendezvous.com/events/

6th Annual Spring Hoppin’ Poker Run
September 24th 9am
$10 a card
Proceeds go to American Combat Veterans Organization that provides assistants to the local Veterans in need
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Promoting Local Writers

LafayetteCoSettlersPromoting local writers is another function of this website. Not only do we wish to be a comprehensive resource for anyone wishing to visit and possibly even relocate to the area but we would like to let everyone know that we have some pretty great authors living here as well as great farmers, timber people and places to camp and swim. To that end we have created an Amazon Affiliate mini-store (TOM AStore) page that gathers together books and other products for and about Mayo and Lafayette County Florida. Not only historical books that have been published about the area but we would like to feature local writers as well.
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Holidays and Business Promotions

MayoFL05172015 (4)Holidays and Business Promotions for some of our local small businesses. We hope everyone will spend some time in our local businesses during the holiday seasons. Anything from shopping at our local grocery store, eating out in one of the restaurants and buying some trinkets for your loved ones from one of our shops. We would also like our of our friends and family to promote these businesses that have an online presence and/or social media account page that we can “like”, “share”, and “follow” in the coming year. We have noticed that quite a few of the Mayo small businesses have been posting more on their social media pages, updating their websites with a new look and some have even gotten new social media pages and/or websites.
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