Calendar of Events

January

  • 2nd-3rd  American Cruise Lines arrive at 12noon; American Cruise Lines depart at 8am
  • 16th African Arts Festival (Parade-Downtown10am-11am, Booker Park 11am-5pm)
  • 17th 6-9pm River Reflections at the Palatka Riverfront Park
  • 28th Downtown Blues Bar & Grill “Dancing in the Street” Block Party 7th – 8th Street (5pm-10pm)

February

  • 17th Palatka Main Street Block Party 2nd –5th Street (6pm-10pm)
  • 25th Downtown Blues Bar & Grill “Dancing in the Street” Block Party 7th – 8th Street (5pm-10pm)

March

  • 3rd-4th Azalea Festival (8am-5pm)
  • 11th –19th Chamber of Commerce Bass Tournament Elite Bass Series
  • 16th Palatka Main Street Block Party 2nd –5th Street (6pm-10pm)
  • 17th St. Patrick’s Day Parade
  • 19th-20th American Cruise Lines arrive at 12noon; American Cruise Lines depart at 12:01am
  • 24th Cracker Boys Bass Tournament (5am-2pm)
  • 24th Palatka Main Street “Dancing in the Street” Block Party 7th – 8th Street (5pm-10pm)
  • 26th-27th American Cruise Lines arrive at 12noon; American Cruise Lines depart at 12:01am
  • 31st Kairos Sea Ministries Inc. Amphitheater (12noon-6pm)

April

  • 2nd-3rd American Cruise Lines arrive at 12noon; American Cruise Lines depart at 12:01am
  • 9th-10th American Cruise Lines arrive at 12noon; American Cruise Lines depart at 12:01am
  • 14th-15th Florida Bass Federation Bass Tournament
  • 16th-17th American Cruise Lines arrive at 12noon; American Cruise Lines depart at 12:01am
  • 20th Palatka Main Street Block Party 2nd –5th Street (6pm-10pm)
  • 21st March of Dimes (6am-12noon)
  • 21st Azalea Regional Antique Automobile Club of America (8am-4pm)
  • 28th OGS Bass Tournament (3am-5pm)
  • 28th Palatka Main Street “Dancing in the Street” Block Party 7th – 8th Street (5pm-10pm)

May

  • 5th 59th Annual Mug Race
  • 16th-19th Wolfson’s Children Bass Tournament
  • 18th Palatka Main Street Block Party 2nd –5th Street (6pm-10pm)
  • 25th Blue Crab Friday Nite Kick off Party
  • 26th -28h Blue Crab Festival

June

  • 2nd Arts Council Concert Series (5pm-10pm)
  • 9th Arts Council Concert Series (5pm-10pm)
  • 15th Palatka Main Street Block Party 2nd –5th Street (6pm-10pm)
  • 23rd Palatka Main Street “Dancing in the Street” Block Party 7th – 8th Street (5pm-10pm)
  • 30th Wedding at Amphitheater (4pm-5pm)
  • 30th Arts Council Concert Series (5pm-10pm)

July

  • 4th Arts Council Concert Series – 4th of July Fireworks and Parade
  • 19th Palatka Main Street “3rd Friday” Block Party (5pm-10pm)
  • 27th Palatka Main Street “4th Saturday” Block Party (5pm-9pm)

August

  • 16th Palatka Main Street “3rd Friday” Block Party (5pm-10pm)
  • 24th Palatka Main Street “4th Saturday” Block Party (5pm-9pm)
  • 31st  Downtown Palatka Shrimp Festival (11am-11pm)        

September

  • 20th Palatka Main Street “3rd Friday” Block Party (5pm-10pm)
  • 28th Palatka Main Street “4th Saturday” Block Party (5pm-9pm)

October

  • 11th-12th Artoberfest (9am-6pm) – Riverfront Park
  • 12th Cancer Center of Putnam Fall Festival (9am-3pm)
  • 16th – 20th River City Players presents Drinking Habits at the Larimer Arts Center
  • 18th Palatka Main Street “3rd Friday/ Beer Stroll” Block party (5pm-10pm)
  • 19th Vonshell Offord’s “The Pink Walk” (6:30am-3: 30pm)
  • 26th Palatka Main Street “4th Saturday” Block Party (5pm-9pm)

November

  • 11th Veteran’s Day Parade –Downtown Palatka
  • 15th Palatka Main Street “3rd Friday” Block Party (5pm-10pm)
  • 16th St. Johns River Blues Festival (10am-10pm) – Downtown Palatka
  • 17th St. Johns River Blues Festival (12noon-8pm) – Downtown Palatka
  • 23rd Palatka Main Street “4th Saturday” Block Party (5pm-9pm)
  • 25th –26th American Cruise Lines (arrive at 11am; depart at 12:01am) City Dock
  • 28th Melissa White “2-Mile Turkey Trot” (6:30am-11am)
  • 29thDowntown Palatka Christmas Parade

December

  • 2nd-3rd American Cruise Lines (arrive at 11am; depart at 12:01am) City Dock
  • 7th Pilot Club’s Light the Riverfront Event (Riverfront Park) 5:30 pm
  • 9th-10th American Cruise Lines (arrive at 11am; depart at 12:01am) City Dock
  • 14th Watts’ Funeral Home Candle Light Vigil – Riverfront Park
  • 16th-17th American Cruise Lines (arrive at 11am; depart at 12:01am) City Dock
  • 20th Palatka Main Street “3rd Friday” Block Party (5pm-10pm)
  • 23rd-24th American Cruise Lines (arrive at 11am; depart at 12:01am) City Dock
  • 28th Palatka Main Street “4th Saturday” Block Party (5pm-9pm)
  • 30th-31st American Cruise Lines (arrive at 11am; depart at 12:01am) City Dock