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Wakulla County celebrates its 176th birthday

Wakulla County is recognizing it's 176th birthday with a celebration
Posted: 6:28 PM, Mar 11, 2019
Updated: 2019-03-13 00:01:59Z
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WAKULLA COUNTY, Fla. — Wakulla County recognized it's 176th birthday with a celebration.

Monday's program included members of Wakulla 4-H reading the proclamation by the Wakulla Board of Commissioners, declaring March 10-16 "Wakulla Wonderful Week".

The birthday celebration included live music from Wakulla County jazz ensemble students, and free birthday cake.

"That's one thing we think is important, a lot of critical things happened here that are important to Florida," said Dr. Rachel Pienta, Wakulla 4-H Director.

The event that ran until 7:30 p.m. Monday, also featured special guided tours of the old county courthouse and jail.