Arcadia Mill Calendar of Events
Spirits of the Simpson House Tour
Friday, October 15 & Saturday, October 16
Tour Times: 6:30, 7:30, & 8:30 pm
Join us for a spooky evening of history and hauntings at the Arcadia Homestead site located at 4755 Anna Simpson Road in Milton. Guests will be given a guided tour of the historic Simpson House to learn about the Simpson family and life in the 1930's.
This event requires a reservation/pre-purchased tickets, limited spots available for each tour (10 people maximum per tour).
The tour is family-friendly, but it will be spooky. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before your tour time, tours will not be delayed for missing participants. The area will be dark, but parking attendants will be present to assist with navigating the site. Please see our Frequently Asked Questions for more information!
KID'S CRAFTS TO-GO
September: Coffee Filter Butterflies
In September, we are making butterflies! Each to-go kit includes materials, directions, and facts about butterflies and moths! Purchase your tickets today!
Filled with the Spirit: Exploring the Antebellum Practice of Hush Arbors
Join the Arcadia Site Manager for FPAN's "Zoom into Archaeology" series on Thursday, September 23rd at 3:30!
Finding Balance on the Blackwater Kayak Tour
Join us on Friday, September 24 from 9:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. to learn about the unique history and ecology of the Blackwater River!
Tour participants will meet at 9:00 am at the Bagdad Mill Site Park Kayak Launch (6952 Cross Street Milton, FL 32583). We will conduct a short introduction and safety briefing, then launch our watercraft. Once we launch, the tour will make multiple stops along a 1.6 mile loop.
This event is open to the public, but RSVPs are required. Space is limited to 15 participants, so please e-mail email@example.com to reserve your spot. This tour is offered for free, but cash donations at the end of the tour are much appreciated and help us continue to offer other amazing learning opportunities!
This tour is recommended for ages 13+; participants under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Click this link or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
Join us for in-person programming this fall and spring (Covid-19 dependent)
Admiring the Hush Arbor: Inspiring Community Voices
Are you looking for a speaker to present at a meeting or in a lecture series? Contact Arcadia Staff to request a presentation!
The Story Tree with Miss Moss
Enjoy Miss Moss from the comfort of your home!
Miss Moss has gone virtual, bringing the story tree to you at home! Subscribe to Arcadia's youtube channel to see all archived video programming!
Check out the Arcadia Classroom for traveling exhibits
Heritage Monitoring Scouts: Learn about how you can help monitor heritage at risk in Florida, courtesy of the Florida Public Archaeology Network.
Archaeology 101: Milton High and the Scott Site: Learn about Milton High School's archaeology program, courtesy of the Florida Public Archaeology Network.