Arcadia Mill Calendar of Events

Programming

Join us for free and ticketed programming throughout the year


FALL 2018

Sawmills & Skirmishes: Civil War Tour of Arcadia Mill
Saturdays November 3rd, 10th, & 17th

10:30 am & 1 pm

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!

SPRING 2019

Florida's Flora: Nature Tour of Arcadia Mill

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.

 

Arcadia Kids Crafts

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


  • Saturday, December 1, 2018
    Pine Cone Christmas Trees
  • Saturday, January 26, 2019
  • Saturday, February 23, 2019

Lectures

Join us for free lectures in the Arcadia Mill Classroom 


David Fagen: Turncoat Hero

Saturday, December 15 at 11 a.m.

Join us for a free presentation on a new book about David Fagen, an African-American war hero. Local author, Phillip W. Hoffman, will share a little-known story about a native Floridian who escaped the Jim Crow-era by serving in the military.

Traveling Exhibits

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.