Arcadia Mill Calendar of Events

Blackwater River Information Session

Saturday, April 21st
10 am to 4 pm

Do you know about historic mills on the Blackwater River that were destroyed during Beard's raid in 1862? We want to hear from you and also share newly discovered historical information with the public! Join us for a Blackwater River Information Session led by UWF graduate student Brianna Patterson, who will be in the Arcadia classroom to share her recent findings and to learn from you!

Arcadia Kids Crafts

Join us from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the newly expanded Arcadia Mill Classroom!

  • Saturday, May 26, 2018
    Safari Hats


Join us for free and ticketed programming throughout the year!

Florida's Flora: Nature Tour of Arcadia Mill

Saturdays April 7, 14, 21 and May 12 & 19
11 am & 1 pm

Guests of all ages will learn about how native plants were used in the past on the Florida's Flora tour! The tour lasts approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour and takes place along the boardwalk and nature trails. Trail appropriate attire, bug spray, and sunscreen are recommended.

Tickets can be purchased online or in the Visitor's Center, $4 for adults and $2 for children.

FALL 2018

Sawmills & Skirmishes: Civil War Tour of Arcadia Mill

Join costumed guides on a historic boardwalk tour, Sawmills and Skirmishes, focusing on events at Arcadia Mill and the surrounding area. Tour is family-friendly and lasts approximately 45 minutes including hands-on activities. For more information, please contact Arcadia Staff at 850-626-3084. Purchase tickets online or in the Visitor's Center!

Traveling Exhibits

Check out, Archaeology 101: Milton High and the Scott Site, in the Arcadia Classroom. This traveling exhibit is on display courtesy of the Florida Public Archaeology Network! 


Join us for free lectures in the newly expanded Arcadia Mill Classroom!