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The Floral City Heritage Council
P O Box 328
Floral City, FL 34436
Floral City Community
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The horses will have their bells on for carriage rides down the Avenue of Oaks! Orange Avenue is closed to autos, lined with candles, decorated homes, and music on the porches, all for your strolling or riding pleasure. Town Center is open for good company, food & music. Floral City Library, Heritage Museum, Community House, Duval house and some of our downtown businesses will be open for your visit. Bring your freinds and family for a nice experience in a small Florida town. We love company!
Mission: The Floral City Heritage Council serves as an advocate for Florida historic preservation and presents and supports Florida folk-life programs. Established in September 1992 as a local branch of the Citrus County Historical Society, we support and promote the Society's mission to preserve and further the knowledge of the history and pre-history of Citrus County, Florida, and nearby areas.
The Floral City Heritage Days Event is designed to preserve and further knowledge of the history and pre-history of Citrus County, Florida, and nearby areas. (FCHC Policies)
2022 CANDLES, CAROLS 'N CARRIAGES
Friday, December 2, 2022
5:00 to 9:00 pm
Town Center Park and down town Floral City come alive on this special evening! Enjoy lights, music, and decorated homes. Our Library, Museum, and Duval House are all open for programs or tours. The Lions Club will sell fish fry dinners and Mt. Carmel Church will sell thier famous BBQ and sweet potato pie. Orange Avenue will be closed to motorized vehicles, lined with luminaria candles and open to the horse drawn wagon rides and pedestrians. Stroll down the Avenue and enjoy the music provided by our talented community groups. We are located at the center of the 46-mile long Withacoochee Bike Trail. We also have great businesses that take pride in their historic buildings and add so much character to our quality of life. We welcome you to come and enjoy this small town community event with us.
Some places to get dinner in Floral City on Friday December 2nd:
- Floral City Lions Club Fish Fry in the Community Building - at Candles, Carols 'n Carriages event
- Mt. Carmel BBQ - at Candles, Carols 'n Carriages event
- Shamrock Inn
- Monster Pizza
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