Pioneer Days

2011-10 Pioneer Day 026Pioneer Days are coming to Mayo, Florida on October 11, 2014. There will be games, food, fun and plenty of vendors celebration at the Veteran’s Memorial Park. Join your neighbors for a great time. Hopefully, we will be over our rainy days and it will be bright and sunny.

“2014 looks to be even better than before as we work to return to the theme of the original Pioneer Day celebration when goods were hand-crafted by the early settlers of Lafayette County. We are planning canning and craft demonstrations, re-enactments, and of course, fun for the whole family, so make plans to attend this years festivities!”

Check out the information on the Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce website. They may still have some slots left over for craft vendors. There is an application you can download online and the price for a space is $80.

We have added some events to our Community Calendar including the following:
Sept 20th
4th Annual Spring Hopping Paddlin Poker Run
$10 entrance Fee
8:30am to 10am
Sponsored by the Suwannee River Rendezvous for more information please go to their new and improved website:

Great Suwannee Basin River Clean Up will be on Oct 25th at 9:00am beginning at the Highway 51 Bridge. This event is also sponsored by the Suwannee River Rendezvous and they will be giving free shuttle and boat rides as well as food for all the volunteers. Please check out their website for more information:

If you know of a special event coming soon to any area of Lafayette County Florida we hope you will let us know.

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