Donations sought for cattle drive sculpture

OKEECHOBEE — Okeechobee Main Street is raising funds for the bronze cattle drive sculpture project that will be installed in Flagler Park #5 in downtown Okeechobee. At the Oct. 8 meeting, Kathy Scott of Okeechobee Main Street said the goal is to have the sculptures installed in 2021, when the State of Florida will celebrate […]

Photo exhibit at historic courthouse

OKEECHOBEE — On May 29 the Historical Okeechobee County Courthouse was the location of a juried art exhibit featuring the photography of local Okeechobee residents. The event was part of Okeechobee Main Street’s Artist Series, which is focused on recognizing local artists here in Okeechobee. The theme of the exhibit was “Okeechobee Wildlife and Nature” […]

Giant butterfly sculptures added to Flagler Park garden

OKEECHOBEE — Nine butterfly sculptures were unveiled in downtown Flagler Park on Saturday, June 30, by Okeechobee Main Street and the Arts and Culture Alliance of Okeechobee. The sculptures were placed in Flagler Park No. 6 (across from Jersey Mike’s), and mark the conclusion of the “Butterfly Sculpture in the Park” project that began in […]

Okeechobee Christmas Parade 2017

These photos were taken on Saturday, Dec. 9, in downtown Okeechobee of the annual Christmas parade.  

Labor Day Festival 2017

These photos were taken at the annual Labor Day festival that took place in FlaglerPark in downtown Okeechobee.

Labor Day Parade 2017

These photos were taken at the 2017 Labor Day Parade in downtown Okeechobee.

Okeechobee Christmas Parade 2016

These photos were taken in downtown Okeechobee on Saturday, Dec. 10 at the annual Christmas parade.

Okeechobee Main Street hosts Art & Wine Walk

Community members viewed works by local artists and sipped wine on Saturday at Okeechobee Main Street’s Art and Wine Walk on Park Street on Saturday, June 18. This casual summer experience took guests through various participating businesses located in the Okeechobee downtown area. Each business had a featured artist, showcasing their art work or music. […]