Visiting Cape San Blas in September

Popular Events & Attractions

September in Cape San Blas is simply perfect. The average daytime highs aren't quite so hot, the average evening lows are refreshing and the ocean is still very warm. In addition, crowds are fewer and there is still a host of events, seasonal celebrations and much more to enjoy.

September Weather in Cape San Blas FL

  • Average High - 82°
  • Average Low - 73°
  • Average Rain - 8 days
  • Average Ocean Temperature - 84°
st joe's bay scallop season

St. Joe's Bay Scallop Season

August 16 – September 24, 2022

This renowned season is unique to the Cape San Blas / St. Joseph's Bay area. Family-friendly, Scallop Season has long attracted visitors and locals alike. The whole family will love hunting for these tasty little treasures. As locals love to say "catching them is easy, cleaning them a little harder and feasting on them simply delicious."  



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Farmer's Market

1st & 3rd Saturdays

Head to downtown Port St. Joe on the first and third Saturdays of the month for fresh seasonal produce from small local farmers. The Forgotten Coast is renowned in the region for it's incredible fruits, vegetables and locally harvested Gulf seafood. In addition, you can peruse and purchase local artisan's products, crafts and works of art. Educational workshops and information is also available on-site as well as live music.

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License-Free Saltwater Fishing Day

September 3, 2022

The first Saturday in September in St. Joe's Bay means you can take advantage of license-free saltwater fishing. Perfect for families with youngsters sans liscenses, Liscense-Free Saltwater Fishing Day is a great opportunity for newbies and never evers to try their "cast" out or for avid anglers to introduce a friend to fishing without having to purchase a license. Note: all fishing licenses are waved for all residential and non-residential anglers. 



2021 Florida Scallop, Music & Arts Festival

September 3-4, 2022

The 24th annual Florida Scallop, Music & Arts Festival will be held over Labor Day weekend. Join in on fun arts and crafts, delicious food and drinks, and live music. Entry is $10.00 to the event. 



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St. Joseph Bay Buffer Preserve Tram Tour

September 18, 2022 from 9:00am - 11:30am

This annual and highly anticipated tram tour of the St. Joseph Bay Buffer Perserve is not to be missed. Meet at the Buffer Preserve Center and hop on the tram to enjoy some local history, environmental and conservation education and much more. Be sure to bring binoculars, camera, hat, water bottle, and anything else to make the 2-hour tour more comfortable. Space is limited so be sure to click on the link below to learn more about reserving your spot. 



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PortOber Fest

September 24, 2022 from 12pm – 7pm

PortOber Fest is a family-friendly, German-style festival on Reid Avenue downtown Port St. Joe. Come to enjoy German beer, cuisine, games and contests, as well as live music. Note: part of Reid Ave. will be closed to accommodate this event.