Join Me At An Event!

You can meet me at many events throughout the year!

Check the EVENTS CALENDAR frequently below for updates and announcements.



At The Villages


December 6 Sumpter County Library (presentation on Doc Holiday) The Villages, FL

January 5 7:00 PM Boyd Hill Nature Preserve

January 21 12:00-4:00 PM Tampa Bay History Center

February 9 6:00 PM St. Pete History Museum

Ongoing Lectures

Eckerd College Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Safety Harbor Museum

USF Osher Lifelong Learning Institute




Tampa Bay History Center Lecture Sept. 19

On Point Book Fair Tampa, FL Sept. 15

Blackbeard Tricentennial Celebration Bath, NC Oct. 20

USF Book Fair, St. Petersburg, FL Nov. 17,

Pirate & Treasure Museum, St. Augustine, FL Nov. 24

Pirate Invasion, Cedar Key, FL Nov. 30-Dec. 2

Author’s Book Fair, Dunedin, FL Dec. 9


Tampa Bay History Center Sangria Tour Jan. 16

Fox 13 TV Appearance on “Charlie’s World” Jan. 18

Pirate Festival, St. Augustine, FL Jan. 26

Treasure Coast Pirate Fest Fort Pierce, FL Feb. 16-17

Kings Bay Pirate Fest Crystal River, Fl May 18-19

Billy Bowlegs Fest Ft. Walton Beach, FL May 31-June 1

Tampa Bay History Center Sangria and Stories June 6

Tampa Bay Hist. Ctr. Swashbuckling Summer Camp June 13 & July 11

Pirate Invasion, Beaufort, NC Aug. 10 & 11

Barnes & Noble’s Talk Like a Pirate Day Sept. 21

Dunedin Public Library History Presentation Sept. 23

Tampa Bay History Center Living History Saturday Sept. 28

Tybee Island Pirate Fest Oct. 11-13

Flagler Beach Pirate Invasion Oct. 26-27


Brevard Renaissance Fair Jan. 11-12 and 18-20

Central Florida Book and Author Expo Jan. 26

The Villages Enrichment Academy Presentation Jan. 29

Treasure Coast Pirate Fest Feb. 14-16

Eckerd College Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Jan. 30 – Feb. 18, May 26-28, August 11-19

Tampa Bay History Center Living History Sept. 26


Academia Hernando January 15

Tampa Bay History Center…And a Bottle of Rum January 16

Eckerd College Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Online History Lectures January – April

Return to Tortuga Pirate Invasion Weekend Aug. 6-8

Lake Mary Pirate & Mermaid Festival Oct. 16


Pirate Fashions Book Signing January 15

Tampa Bay History Center January 19

Academia Hernando February 4

Treasure Coast Pirate Festival February 12-13

Lake County Lady Lake Public Library, Lady Lake, FL February 16

Pirate Bash, Squid Lips, Melbourne, FL February 19

The Pirate Store Book Signing, St. Augustine, FL February 26

History of Diving Museum, Islamorada, FL March 5

Seminole Historical Society Museum, Seminole, FL March 23

Hampton Blackbeard Festival, Hampton, VA June 3, 4, 5

Cocoa Beach Pirate Festival, Cocoa Beach, FL June 10-12

Happy Hour with the Historian, St. Petersburg, FL August 11

September 16 10:00 AM Academia Hernando (presentation on George Washington) Spring Hill, FL

September 17 1:00 PM Blackbeard’s Grub and Grog Tarpon Springs, FL

September 17 4:00 PM Conworld’s Talk Like A Pirate Day Tarpon Springs, FL

Beaufort Pirate Invasion, Beaufort, NC Sept. 23-25

Pirates of the High Seas Fest Panama City Beach, FL Oct. 7-9

Bradenton Rec Center, The Villages, FL Oct 11

Cedar Key Pirate Invasion, Cedar Key, FL Nov 4-6




Book Signing

UPCOMING Festivals

Brevard Renaissance Fair

Melbourne, FL Jan. 7-8 and 14-15

Three Rivers Pirate and Heritage Festival

Sneads, FL March 31 and April 1