Historical Tour

2017-08-27 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
416 W Green St, Englewood, FL 34223, USA
Address: 416 W Green St, Englewood, FL 34223, USA

August 27th:

12 – 2pm: Historic Green Street Church Museum Open House

 1 – 4pm: Visit the proposed new site for the Historic Green Street Church, on the south side of the Lemon Bay Cemetery  

(CLICK FOR LARGER VIEW)

DOWNLOAD PRINTABLE MAP &  BROCHURE

Related upcoming events

  • 2019-02-09 10:00 AM - 2019-02-09 4:00 PM

    DOWNLOAD VENDOR FORM FOR 2019

    Food Vendors, Artists, Authors, Local Merchants, Music, and more 

     Lemon Dessert Baking Contest

    Located in Pioneer Plaza, Dearborn Street, Englewood, Florida.

     


     

    CRACKER FAIR 2018:


    CLICK TO SEE THE 2018 CRACKER FAIR HIGHLIGHT VIDEO



    lemonbayfestbanner2


    Why lemons? They played a role in Englewood since 1894 when the Nichols brothers purchased 2000 acres of property to develop a town with surrounding lemon groves. The land sold for $30 an acre. If you were interested in a 1-acre city lot, you must also purchase a 10-acre grove lot. Unfortunately, 2 hard freezes in 2 consecutive years doomed the lemon crops.


    2016c
    2016dThe 16th annual Lemon Bay Fest: Englewood History with Zest! A week-long series of events for the entire family aimed at highlighting the area's rich history and natural beauty. Lemon Bay Fest will run from Feb. 3-10, 2018 at multiple locations. Spread throughout South Sarasota County and Charlotte County, Lemon Bay Fest combined, tours, lectures and fun activities to celebrate not only Englewood's past, but the unique history of Florida.

    DOWNLOAD PRINTABLE BROCHURE