The History of Alligator Wrestling

The History of Alligator Wrestling


Wednesday, November 17, 2021    
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Historic Stranahan House Museum
335 SE 6th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301

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Join us in-person as Seminole Tribe of Florida’s Cultural Ambassador Everett Osceola shares the history of alligator wrestling. Alligator wrestling plays a special role in Seminole culture and Everett will share firsthand knowledge of what it is like to be a Native American alligator wrestler. Join us for a great evening at Broward County’s oldest and most historically significant site for light bites, museum tours and a little history!

History Happy Hours are the Historic Stranahan House Museum’s monthly education program for the community. These programs explore topics in greater detail as they relate to the Stranahan family, the historic site, South Florida, and the Seminole Tribe of Florida. Programs are currently all held virtually via Zoom. Advanced registration is required to receive log-in access. For more information on this great program and all our educational offerings, please contact Jonathan Axler, Programs and Education Coordinator at or 954-524-4736.