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The Mexico Beach area is all about family, nature and fun. Check back often to learn about the exciting and laid back activities

Pickle Ball in Mexico Beach

Interested in playing pickleball? Come out to Municipal Playground in Mexico Beach (next to City Hall) Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00am -11:00am central time! (Weather Permitting)

For more information on pickleball meet-ups and playing, check out the Facebook Group, Sugar Sands Pickle Ball.

2022 Salt Air Farmer's Market in Port St. Joe 

Time: 9:00 EST 
Located on Reid Avenue in Port St. Joe 

Shop local farmers and artisans. Let your family enjoy art pieces and the amazing flavors of fresh veggies, sweet Tupelo Honey and vine-ripened fruit. Open 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. from April - November 


St. Joe Bay State Buffer Preserve Tram Tour

Sea Turtle Nesting Season in Mexico Beach 

May 1 - October 1 

Help keep our sea turtle mommas and babies safe and thriving. Lights out, remove all your belongings from the beach, cover any holes before you leave the beach for the day, don't approach or harass a nesting mama or her nest. Each year we have between 150-200 loggerhead and green turtle nests along our beaches. Help keep our sea turtles thriving and enjoy the wonder of learning more about these special creatures. Go visit the Forgotten Coast Sea Turtle Center open Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 12:00 - 4:00 pm

Bayou Bash 2022

May 6-7, 2022  

Salinas Park, Port St. Joe 


2022 Tupelo Honey Festival

May 21 
Time: 09:00 CST 
Price: FREE

Join us under the great mossy oaks of Lake Alice, people come from all over the world to Wewahitchka, Florida to taste and take home the country's finest Tupelo Honey. Food, fun, music...it's all here, along with loads of small-town charm. 


Forgotten Coast Sea Turtle Festival 

Sunday, July 3 in Port St. Joe. Music, entertainment all for a good cause!  

Hosted by the Florida Coastal Conservancy.  


Fireworks at Mexico Beach 

July 4th - Be safe and come out and enjoy the best fireworks display anywhere.

July 30, 2022

Mexico Beach Kingfish Tournament 

sponsored by Mexico Beach Artificial Reef Association (MBARA) 

July 30 at the Mexico Beach Boat Ramp. New rules to encourage boaters of all experience levels!  

To register or for more information:  www.mbara.org


August 16-24 

Scallop Season in Mexico Beach and Gulf County 

September 24, 2022

Portoberfest - It's Octoberfest in Port St. Joe

Time: 12:00 - 4:00 pm 
Price: FREE
WHERE: City Commons, Reid Avenue, Port St. Joe, FL
This is a FREE EVENT brought to you by the Gulf County Chamber of Commerce 
We look forward to seeing you there!

October 8-9, 2022 

Forgotten Music Festival 

Time: 5:00 pm through the weekend. 

Come on out to the 4th Annual Forgotten Music Festival in Port St. Joe, Florida showcasing a variety of outstanding music from amazing artists! October 8 & 9, 2022! For tickets, artist line-up, lodging info, and more visit www.forgottenmusicfestival.com


October 20-23 2022

Blast on the Bay - Songwriters Festival

A premier songwriters festival spanning with over 40 hit songwriters singing and telling their story in 10 venues along the coast from Mexico Beach to Indian Pass. Event times and venues coming soon! For more information and event updates, visit https://www.facebook.com/blastonthebay




Forgotten Music Fest