Selected Community Events


First Christmas in La Florida

Jan 5, 2013 10 am – 4 pm

Mission San Luis
In commemoration of Florida's 500th anniversary and the arrival of Juan Ponce de Leon to La Florida, Mission San Luis is holding a very special reenactment event. Depicting Tallahassee in the early 16th century as "Grand Anhaica," the capital village of Apalachee Province and site of de Soto's winter encampment, "The First Christmas in La Florida" will include: reenactment of portions of a Christmas Mass, living history military demonstrations, period music, Spanish Golden Age drama and more!
Jan Wiley