Additional Events

Before, During & After the Show!

An Unforgettable Adventure….The St John’s River Cruises – Updated Information Coming Soon

Cruise captains Kelly Daniel and John Heiderich tell us they have room on the St. Johns River Cruises! The Cruise going southbound on the river begins with launching in Palatka and the cruise going northbound also begins with launching in Palatka . There is room for both boats and riders. So even if you don’t have a boat, come on and take a ride on the beautiful St. Johns River! Questions? Contact either Kelly (770) 490-5989 or at or John Heiderich at (864) 231-9614 or

  • The Famous St John’s River Southbound Cruise leaves Palatka Sunday March 19th, arriving in Tavares for the boat festival on Thursday March 23rd.  This Epic cruise has been running for 32 years and is definitely a “bucket list” event. The southbound captain is Kelly Daniel.
  • The Equally Famous St John’s Northbound Cruise leaves Palatka Sunday March 26th the day after the boat festival, returning back to Palatka March 31st. The northbound captain is John Heiderich.

For Additional Cruise Information – Click Here

To Register For Southbound River Cruise – REGISTRATION WILL OPEN SOON

To Register For Northbound River Cruise – REGISTRATION WILL OPEN SOON

FESTIVALS OF SPEED – Saturday March 25th

Sunnyland is proud to host the FESTIVALS OF SPEED in conjunction with our show this year. Sunnyland member Joe Sabatini, who runs this very successful program throughout Florida, will be bringing a beautiful display of antique and classic cars to our show. The Sunnyland members have participated in other FESTIVALS OF SPEED shows around Florida and it has been a very positive experience to recruit new members to our chapter.