Full Moon Climb – Sturgeon Moon
August 14 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday – August 14, 2019 @ 8:00 – 9:30 PM.
Climb to the top of the lighthouse to see spectacular views of the sunset and full moon. Light refreshments are served. Admission charge. Contact Gift Shop at 850-927-7745 for reservations.
The August full moon is called the Sturgeon Moon because sturgeon, large fish common to the Great Lakes and other large bodies of water, are most readily caught in August. Full Moon names are attributable to native American tribes, most notably the Algonquin, who named the moons to mark the changing seasons.