Government offices to close for holidays

Carrabelle City Hall will be closed Dec. 24-25 and will be open only until noon on New Year’s Eve and closed on New Year’s Day.

Both the Franklin County Courthouse and Apalachicola city offices will be closed Dec. 24 through 26, as well as New Year’s Day.

The Apalachicola Municipal Library will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Dec. 24 and 26, and closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Days. The county libraries in Eastpoint and Carrabelle will be closed Dec. 24 through 26 and on New Year’s Day.


New Year’s Eve bonfire on island

On Tuesday, Dec. 31 from 8 p.m. until midnight at Lighthouse Park, 1 East Gulf Beach Drive, ring in the New Year with a bonfire on the St. George Island beach. A deejay will play rock and roll music for everyone’s entertainment and dancing pleasure. Call 927-2229 for more information.


Trivia as usual at Tapas

The Tapas Bar on Market Street in Apalachicola will host its regular trivia match on Tuesday, Dec. 24 at 7 p.m. Forget Christmas Eve! We’re obsessive compulsive! Come join us.


Tallahassee Swing Band at the Dixie

What an exciting way to start the season! Making their Dixie Theatre debut, this big band ensemble has been playing the 40's, 50's and 60's classics and more for 24 years! Join us on Saturday, Jan 4 and tap, dance and sway to your heart's content. The Dixie Theatre is at 21 Avenue E in Apalachicola For more information call 653-3200.