Community Events

 

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April 2015

 

April 20th   …   Vernon City Council workshop at 7 p.m.

 

April 21st    …    Chipley Kiwanis Club meets at Noon at Pattilo’s on the campus of Florida Panhandle Technical College

 

April 22nd – 26th   ….   Seabreeze Jazz Festival in Panama City Beach.  Twenty top smooth jazz acts over four days.  Call 800-595-4849 for tickets.  Check it out at SeabreezeJazzFestival.com

 

April 23rd    …   Washington County Board of County Commission Meeting at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

April 25th   …   Custom Knife Show & Sale at the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement in Blountstown from 8 a.m. until Noon.

 

April 25th   …   Fifth Annual Beaches, Bug and Buses from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Spinnaker Beach Club in Panama City Beach.  Vokswagen car show hosted by German Metal VW Club.  For more information visit GermanMetalVWClub@yahoo.com or BeachesBugsBuses.com

 

April 26th   …  22nd Annual Kidfest from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Central Panhandle Fairgrounds in Panama City.  Free admission.  More than 90 children’s activities.  Ages 12 to 17 may enter the Kidfest Vocal Star tryouts.  Proceeds benefit Early Education and Care.  For more information call 850-814-0116.

 

April 27th –  May 3rd   …   Student Art Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Amelia Center Main Gallery, Gulf Coast State College in Panama City.  Free admission.  For more information call 850-872-3886.

 

April 27th    …   Vernon City Council meets at 7 p.m.

 

April 28th   …   Chipley Kiwanis Club meets at Noon at Pattilo’s on the campus of Florida Panhandle Technical College

 

April 29th   …   Washington County Council on Aging would like to announce the 2 year anniversary celebration of the Caryville Senior Center from 10:00-2:00. The event will be held at the Caryville Civic Center, Hwy 279, Caryville, FL.

 

April 29th – May 3rd   ….   17th Annual Thunder Beach Spring Rally  in Panama City Beach.  For more information visit ThunderBeachProductions.com

 

April 30th   …   Sunset Celebration Market from 4 to 8 p.m. in the St. Andrews Marina, 3151 W. 10th Street in Panama City.  Listen to live music, catch street peroformers and shop for arts & crafts and fresh produce.

 

April 30th   ….    ‘Miracle of the White Leaves’ – the Musical at 7 p.m. at the Marina Civic Center in Panama City.  For ticket information visit MarinaCivicCenter.com

 

 

May 2015

 

May 1st    …   The Knights of Columbus, Child of Prague Council 10513 will be hosting a 1st Friday Fish Fry from 4 – 7 p.m.  Plates are $10.00 and include “all the fish you can eat” as well as sides, sweet tea, and a desert.   Carry-outs are available ($7.00/Person).  THE DINNERS WILL BE HELD AT BLESSED TRINITY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2331 HIGHWAY 177A, BONIFAY, FL.  Proceeds raised from these 1st Friday Fish Fry will be used by Council 10513 to assist the three (3) parishes that Council 10513 represents: Blessed Trinity, St. Joseph the Worker, and St. Theresa.

 

May 2nd   …   Outdoor Childrens’ Art Festival at Shivers Park in Chipley .  The event provides a free outdoor festival targeted toward families with children ages birth to 10 years.  The focus will be on children and the arts.

 

May 4th   …  Sunny Hills Civic Association meets at 6:30 p.m. at the old fire station.

 

May 4th   …   Vernon City Council Workshop at 7 p.m.

 

May 5th   …  Open House at the Goodwill Career Training Center in Chipley from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

 

May 5th   … Chipley Kiwanis Club meets at Noon at Pattilo’s on the campus of Florida Panhandle Technical College

 

May 5th   … Washington County Planning Commission meets at 5 p.m. at the County Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

May 6th   …  Chipley Garden Club meets

 

May 7th   …   Annual Chipley Career Fair from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Ag Center in Chipley.

 

May 7th   …  Friends of the Library meet at Noon at the Ag Center in Chipley.

 

May 7th   …   Chipley City Council Workshop at 5 p.m. at City Hall

 

May 9th   …  Designer Purse Bingo at 6:30 p.m. at the Ag Center in Bonifay to benefit Gulf Coast Children’s Advocacy Center.

 

May 10th   …   Mother’s Day

 

May 11th   …   Washington County School Board meets at 5 p.m.

 

May 11th   …   Vernon City Council meeting at 7 p.m.

 

May 12th   …   Chipley Kiwanis Club meets at Noon at Pattilo’s on the campus of Florida Panhandle Technical College.

 

May 12th   …   Chipley City Council meets at 6 p.m. at City Hall

 

May 13th   …   Chipley Womans Club meets at Noon.

 

May 14th   …   Chipley Lions Club meets at Noon at Skins & Bubba’s Restaurant

 

May 14th   …   Wausau Town Council meets at 6 p.m.

 

May 15th-16th   …   Relay For Live at Pal’s Park in Chipley.

 

May 15th-16th   …   The 4th annual Marianna Municipal Airport Fly-in set for May 15th-16th has a busy Friday night and a day full of aircraft, demonstrations, fly overs, helicopter rides in HUEY and COBRAs, FAA Young Eagles rides, Chipola remote control aircraft, vendors on Saturday.

 

May 16th   …   Armed Forces Day

 

May 18th   …   Vernon City Council workshop at 7 p.m.

 

May 19th   …   Hinson Crossroads Extension Club meets at 10 a.m. at the fire station in Hinson Crossroads.

 

May 19th   …    Chipley Kiwanis Club meets at Noon at Pattilo’s on the campus of Florida Panhandle Technical College

 

May 20th   ….   Washington County Board of County Commissioner  Workshop at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

May 20th   …   Wausau Garden Club meets at 10:30 a.m.

 

May 21st   …   Third Thursday Breakfast hosted by the Washington County Chamber of Commerce at the Specialty Center at Northwest Florida Community Hospital beginning at 7:30 a.m.  Guest speaker will be Ted Phlegar from the U.S. chamber of Commerce’s Workforce Freedom Initiative.

 

May 22nd   …   Senior Citizens Expo at the Ag Center in Chipley from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

 

May 25th   …   Memorial Day

 

May 26th   …   Chipley Kiwanis Club meets at Noon at Pattilo’s on the campus of Florida Panhandle Technical College

 

May 27th    …   Washington County Master Gardeners meet at 9 a.m. at the Ag Center in Chipley

 

May 28th  …   Washington County Board of County Commission Meeting at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

May 28th   …   Chipley Lions Club meets at Noon at Skins & Bubba’s Reataurant

 

 

June  2015

 June 1st   …  Atlantic Hurricane Season Begins

 

June 2nd  … Washington County Planning Commission meets at 5 p.m. at the County Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

June 5th   … The Knights of Columbus, Child of Prague Council 10513 will be hosting a 1st Friday Fish Fry from 4 – 7 p.m. Plates are $10.00 and include “all the fish you can eat” as well as sides, sweet tea, and a desert. Carry-outs are available ($7.00/Person). THE DINNERS WILL BE HELD AT BLESSED TRINITY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2331 HIGHWAY 177A, BONIFAY, FL. Proceeds raised from these 1st Friday Fish Fry will be used by Council 10513 to assist the three (3) parishes that Council 10513 represents: Blessed Trinity, St. Joseph the Worker, and St. Theresa.

 

June 6th  …    Fisherman’s Choice Youth Fishing Tournament. Charles and Rex Pennycuff will host their 15th annual Fisherman’s Choice Youth Fishing Tournament on June 6th. Kids 16 and under will fish for fresh and saltwater species. Each entry receives a t-shirt, and after the tournament, entrees are invited to attend a cookout at Fisherman’s Choice in Eastpoint. Entry is free and generally about 200 kids sign up.

 

June 10th   ….  Washington County Board of County Commission Workshop at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

June 12th-14th   …  Spanish Trail Playhouse will be performing ‘Oklahoma‘.

 

June 19th-21st   ….    Annual Big Bend Saltwater Classic.  The Moorings of Carrabelle will host the 24rd Annual Big Bend Classic on Father’s Day Weekend.  All of the proceeds from the Big Bend Saltwater Classic are used to develop artificial reefs in the Northeastern Gulf of Mexico.

 

June 21st    …    Father’s Day

 

June 21st   …   Summer Begins

 

June 25th   …   Washington County Board of County Commission Meeting at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

June 26th-27th   …   Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival at the Washington County Ag Center in Chipley.  Activities include a parade, antique car show, clogging and square dancing, gospel and bluegrass concerts, horseshoe tournaments, seed spitting contests and more.

 

July  2015

 

July 3rd   …  The Knights of Columbus, Child of Prague Council 10513 will be hosting a 1st Friday Fish Fry from 4 – 7 p.m. Plates are $10.00 and include “all the fish you can eat” as well as sides, sweet tea, and a desert. Carry-outs are available ($7.00/Person). THE DINNERS WILL BE HELD AT BLESSED TRINITY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2331 HIGHWAY 177A, BONIFAY, FL. Proceeds raised from these 1st Friday Fish Fry will be used by Council 10513 to assist the three (3) parishes that Council 10513 represents: Blessed Trinity, St. Joseph the Worker, and St. Theresa.

 

July 4th    …  Independence Day

                            *  Vernon 4th of July Parade at 5 p.m.; followed by fireworks display at the Sportsplex.

July 7th   … Washington County Planning Commission meets at 5 p.m. at the County Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

July 15th    …   Washington County Board of County Commission Workshop at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

July 23rd   ….  Washington County Board of County Commission Meeting at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

August 2015

 

August 1st   …   Wausau Fun Day & Possum Festival.  Events include food, fun and entertainment.

 

August 4th   … Washington County Planning Commission meets at 5 p.m. at the County Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

August 7th   …  The Knights of Columbus, Child of Prague Council 10513 will be hosting a 1st Friday Fish Fry from 4 – 7 p.m. Plates are $10.00 and include “all the fish you can eat” as well as sides, sweet tea, and a desert. Carry-outs are available ($7.00/Person). THE DINNERS WILL BE HELD AT BLESSED TRINITY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2331 HIGHWAY 177A, BONIFAY, FL. Proceeds raised from these 1st Friday Fish Fry will be used by Council 10513 to assist the three (3) parishes that Council 10513 represents: Blessed Trinity, St. Joseph the Worker, and St. Theresa.

 

August 12th   ….   Washington County Board of County Commission Workshop at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

August 20th   …   Washington County Board of County Commission Meeting at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

September 2015

September 1st  … Washington County Planning Commission meets at 5 p.m. at the County Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

September 4th   …    The Knights of Columbus, Child of Prague Council 10513 will be hosting a 1st Friday Fish Fry from 4 – 7 p.m.  Plates are $10.00 and include “all the fish you can eat” as well as sides, sweet tea, and a desert.   Carry-outs are available ($7.00/Person).  THE DINNERS WILL BE HELD AT BLESSED TRINITY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2331 HIGHWAY 177A, BONIFAY, FL.  Proceeds raised from these 1st Friday Fish Fry will be used by Council 10513 to assist the three (3) parishes that Council 10513 represents: Blessed Trinity, St. Joseph the Worker, and St. Theresa.

 

September 7th   …   Labor Day 

September 11th   ….  Patriot Day 

September 16th   ….   Washington County Board of County Commission Workshop at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

September 22nd   … Autumn Begins

September 24th  …   Washington County Board of County Commission Meeting at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

October 2015

October 1st, 2nd, 3rd   …    Northwest Florida Championship Rodeo at Memorial Field in Bonifay.

October 2nd    …  The Knights of Columbus, Child of Prague Council 10513 will be hosting a 1st Friday Fish Fry from 4 – 7 p.m. Plates are $10.00 and include “all the fish you can eat” as well as sides, sweet tea, and a desert. Carry-outs are available ($7.00/Person). THE DINNERS WILL BE HELD AT BLESSED TRINITY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2331 HIGHWAY 177A, BONIFAY, FL. Proceeds raised from these 1st Friday Fish Fry will be used by Council 10513 to assist the three (3) parishes that Council 10513 represents: Blessed Trinity, St. Joseph the Worker, and St. Theresa.

October 6th    …   Washington County Planning Commission meets at 5 p.m. at the County Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

October 12th   …   Columbus Day

October 21st   ….   Washington County Board of County Commission Workshop at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

October 22nd    ….   Washington County Board of County Commission Meeting at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

October 23rd-25th   …   Seacrest Wolf Preserve’s ‘Howl-O-Ween’

October 31st   …   Halloween  

November 2015

November 1st    …   Daylight Savings Ends

 

November 5th   …   Washington County Planning Commission meets at 5 p.m. at the County Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

November 6th   …   The Knights of Columbus, Child of Prague Council 10513 will be hosting a 1st Friday Fish Fry from 4 – 7 p.m. Plates are $10.00 and include “all the fish you can eat” as well as sides, sweet tea, and a desert. Carry-outs are available ($7.00/Person). THE DINNERS WILL BE HELD AT BLESSED TRINITY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2331 HIGHWAY 177A, BONIFAY, FL. Proceeds raised from these 1st Friday Fish Fry will be used by Council 10513 to assist the three (3) parishes that Council 10513 represents: Blessed Trinity, St. Joseph the Worker, and St. Theresa.

 

November 11th   …   Veterans Day

 

November 13th-15th   …   Veteran’s Day Powwow hosted by the North Bay Creek Indian Village at 1560 Lonnie Rod in Chipley.  This annual celebration of American Indian culture featuress drumming dancing, along with arts and crafts.

 

November 17th  …  Washington County Board of County Commission Workshop at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

November 25th  ….   Washington County Board of County Commission Meeting at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

November 26th    …   Thanksgiving Day

 

November 30th   …   Hurricane Season Ends

 

 

December 2015

December 1st   …   Washington County Planning Commission meets at 5 p.m. at the County Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

December 4th   ….   The Knights of Columbus, Child of Prague Council 10513 will be hosting a 1st Friday Fish Fry from 4 – 7 p.m. Plates are $10.00 and include “all the fish you can eat” as well as sides, sweet tea, and a desert. Carry-outs are available ($7.00/Person). THE DINNERS WILL BE HELD AT BLESSED TRINITY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2331 HIGHWAY 177A, BONIFAY, FL. Proceeds raised from these 1st Friday Fish Fry will be used by Council 10513 to assist the three (3) parishes that Council 10513 represents: Blessed Trinity, St. Joseph the Worker, and St. Theresa.

 

December 4th   …   Christmas Festival, Parade & Christmas Stroll in Historic Downtown Chipley.  Featured activities include a parade at 6 p.m. followed by appearance by Santa and an after-dark Christmas Stroll to enjoy the lights.

 

December 7th   …  Pearl Harbor Day

 

December 16th   ….  Washington County Board of County Commission Workshop at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

December 17th   …   Washington County Board of County Commission Meeting at 9 a.m. at the Governmental Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

December 22nd   …   Winter Begins

 

December 25th   …   Christmas Day

 

December 31   …   New Year’s Eve