Welcome to The Forgotten Coast

St. George Island, FL, is a barrier island along Florida’s Forgotten Coast. It’s an amazing location that lacks many of the crowds that traditionally congregate along Florida’s beaches. From beautiful state parks to dog-friendly beaches, you’ll find plenty of natural sites to enjoy. It’s the perfect place to escape from your hectic life.

Historical Attractions Near St. George Island

St. George Island and the surrounding areas have an extensive history. Check out historical attractions such as the Cape St. George Lighthouse and the Fort Gadsden Historic Site. Apalachicola, also located on the Forgotten Coast, is just a short drive away and offers a wide range of historical attractions and old homes. Come to the Forgotten Coast and learn more about the history of the area!

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Events Near St. George Island

Check out some of the fun events near St. George Island! Have some fun with the St. George Island Mullet Toss, check out the Forgotten Coast En Plein Air Invitational, Apalachicola Seafood Festival, and much more. You’re guaranteed to find something interesting all along the Forgotten Coast—so why not visit and see what events are going on?


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Franklin County Tourist Development Council 


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