Florida's Historic Coast Calendar of Events Nights of Lights Nov 2017-Jan 2018 - Page 11

NOVEMBER November 4 Farm Brunch and Pumpkin Chunkin Family Festival Celebrate America’s original Farm to Fork corridor; Since 1565, with a day full of family fun activities – and eats. Enjoy a special brunch featuring local-grown fare, fly a kite, take a bike tour, visit the petting zoo, watch the Pumpkin Chunkin’ (catapulting pumpkins for cattle feed) and enjoy down- home music. It all takes place from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the 22-acre Rype and Ready Farm in Elkton. Admission is free. Brunch tickets are $20 adults and $7.50 for kids until Oct. 21- then $25 for adults and $10 for kids. Bike tour tickets are $5. 5780 County Road 305. http://ontheloop.eventbrite.com November 5 Spoonbills and Sprockets Cycling Tour Experience the beautiful A1A Scenic Byway by bike. The tour starts in Marineland and consists of cycling routes that pass through historic St. Augustine, the Hammock and Flagler Beach. The race has 36, 72 or 100 mile routes and takes place from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. A catered lunch is available to riders at the end of the race. The cost to register ranges from $70-$40. 9600 N. Oceanshore Blvd., Palm Coast 904-425-8055 www.spoonbillsandsprockets.com November 5 Fall 2017 St. Augustine Record Fair The St. Augustine Record Fair, presented by local record store ToneVendor and the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, will be held 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre. The fair is a free, family friendly event and is open to the public. Music lovers and collectors are invited to shop thousands of music-related items, including new and used vinyl records, CDs, posters, turntable equipment and supplies, memorabilia, collectibles and more. DJ sets by Ancient Deep will take place throughout the day. Food and beverages will be available for purchase from food trucks and the Amphitheatre Concessions. There will also be fun activities for the entire family, including arts and crafts as well as face painting. 1340 A1A South, St. Augustine 904-209-0367 www.staugamphitheatre.com November 5 Great Chowder Debate The Great Chowder Debate competition benefits Big Brothers and Big Sisters of St. Johns County. Participating restaurants compete for the best Chowder in five categories: Minorcan Conch, Minorcan Clam, New England Clam, Seafood Chowder, and Non-Seafood Chowder. It all takes place at the Conch House Marina and Resort from noon-4 p.m. Guests can taste and vote on chowder prepared by 40 of the best restaurants in the St. Augustine area. The event will also have live music. Admission is free and tastes are is $1 each. 57 Comares Ave., St. Augustine 904-829-8646 www.conch-house.com 11