Beacon Theater Brooksville Fl

    brooksville fl

  • Brooksville is an incorporated city in Hernando County, Florida, in the United States. It is the county seat of Hernando County. It is a suburban city included in the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area.


  • A play or other activity or presentation considered in terms of its dramatic quality
  • field: a region in which active military operations are in progress; “the army was in the field awaiting action”; “he served in the Vietnam theater for three years”
  • A building or outdoor area in which plays and other dramatic performances are given
  • a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented; “the house was full”
  • dramaturgy: the art of writing and producing plays
  • The activity or profession of acting in, producing, directing, or writing plays


  • radio beacon: a radio station that broadcasts a directional signal for navigational purposes
  • (often in place names) A hill suitable for such a fire or light
  • a fire (usually on a hill or tower) that can be seen from a distance
  • A light or other visible object serving as a signal, warning, or guide, esp. at sea or on an airfield
  • shine like a beacon
  • A fire or light set up in a high or prominent position as a warning, signal, or celebration

beacon theater brooksville fl

beacon theater brooksville fl – Brooksville (FL)

Brooksville (FL) (Images of America)
Brooksville   (FL)  (Images of America)
Majestic oaks welcome you to Brooksville, Florida, spreading their arms down brick streets lined with classic Victorian homes. Only 18 miles from the Gulf of Mexico, in Hernando County, Brooksville boasts the second highest elevation in Florida at about 220 feet above sea level. The city, built on seven hills, was originally named in 1858 after Rep. Preston Brooks of South Carolina. With roots dating back to around 1835, Brooksville had previously been known as Pierceville and Melendez. The city once labeled A‚A“the home of the tangerineA‚A” boasts a rich history. In addition to being a major citrus supplier, Brooksville has been home to many a profitable industry, including turpentine, rock mining, cattle, and tourism, which was largely driven by those wanting to visit the nearby Weeki Wachee attraction.

Gracious Old Florida Home in Brooksville, FL

Gracious Old Florida Home in Brooksville, FL
Elegant "Old Florida" homes can still be found through out Brooksville, FL.

Greyhound station 2

Greyhound station 2
The old Greyhound station in Brooksville, FL.