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Cracker Country Homeschool Day

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February 26, 2021

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10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Mildred W. & Doyle E. Carlton Jr. Cracker Country
4800 U.S. Hwy 301 N
Tampa, FL 33610

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Admission: Ages 4+: $10 3 & Under: Free

Parking: Free

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Orient Rd.

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Homeschool Day: Growing Gardeners

The theme of the event is “Growing Gardeners”.  Young learners will explore a kitchen garden filled with plants that thrive in Florida’s winter growing season, learn about the state’s iconic citrus industry and take home ingredients to start a garden of their own.

Educators in historic dress will be on hand to welcome guests to the 1885 Carlton House, a railroad depot, general store, church, one-room schoolhouse and more authentic structures that would have been familiar to a child growing up in a Florida farming and ranching community over 100 years ago.