Upcoming Events
at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Road Scholars

Explore North Florida's natural beauty & local culture along the Suwannee River in our learning programs for adults age 55 and older.  Leisure or active programs are available.  Learn more about the life and music of Stephen Foster.  Enjoy church suppers, local musicians and craftsman, or canoe and hike along the Suwannee. Call 
386-397-7009 for more information. 
"Movie Night​"
For more information

*Festival of Lights
December 2nd - 24th
Holiday celebration features more than five million lights! Named a Top 20 Event in the Southeastern United States, visitors can enjoy award-winning holiday sights and sounds throughout the park. Unique holiday light displays include majestic oak trees decorated with thousands of lights, an antebellum Museum dressed in full holiday splendor, a gingerbread village, a candy cane forest, the North Pole with Santa’s workshop and much more. 
*Special Event Pricing

Please call for additional Ranger lead programs throughout the year.
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ Hwy 41
White Springs, FL 32096
(386) 397-2733, (877) 635-3655

​Gift Shop 386- 397-1920 

What's Coming in 2017
Sunday January 1First Day Hike
Saturday January 7Song Farmer- Auditorium
Friday/Saturday January 20 & 21Jeanie and Stephen Auditions
Friday/Saturday January 20 & 21Variety of Performing Musicians in the Tower
Sunday January 22Stephen Foster Day

Saturday February 4Song Farmer- Auditorium
February 5-10Road Scholar I
Friday-Sunday February 17-19Olustee Battle Reenactment
February 26- March 3Road Scholar II

Saturday March 4Song Farmer- Auditorium
March 12-17Road Scholar III
Saturday March 18Wild Azalea Festival
Saturday March 17 & 18Variety of Performing Musicians in the Tower
Saturday March 18Wild Florida 
Thursday-Saturday March 30- April 1 Antique Tractor & Engine Show

Saturday April 1Song Farmer- (Location TBD)
Sunday April 16Easter Sunrise Service
Saturday April 22Earth Day

Saturday May 6Song Farmer- Auditorium
*Friday-Sunday May 26-28Florida Folk Festival

Saturday June 3Song Farmer- (Location TBD)

Saturday July 17Antiques Arts & Collectibles

Saturday August 6Craft Rendezvous

Friday-Sunday September 8-10Old Time Music Weekend

Saturday October 7Art in the Park
Friday-Sunday October 20-22Quilt Show & Sale
Saturday October 21Big Shoals Pumpkin Fest

Wednesday/Thursday November 1-2Rural Folklife Days
Friday/Saturday November 10-11Dulcimer Retreat

Thursday November 30FOL Sponsor Reception
*December 1-24 Festival of Lights