Top Florida festivals events and things to do in 2017

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Florida festivals in June 2017

June has some of the top Florida festivals of the year.

June 1, 2017
Clematis by Night – June in West Palm Beach, FL is a unbelievable culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 1, 2017
Summer in Paradise – June in West Palm Beach, FL is a great art festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 1, 2017
Sunset Celebration – June in Key West, FL is a great celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 1, 2017
Sunsets at Pier 60 – June in Clearwater, FL is a great festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 2, 2017
Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival in Fort Walton Beach, FL is a unforgettable festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 2, 2017
First Friday Art Walk – June in Gulfport, FL is a great food festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 2, 2017
First Friday by the Bay – June in Palm Bay, FL is a unbelievable music festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 2, 2017
Fort Pierce Friday Fest – June in Fort Pierce, FL is a unbelievable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 2, 2017
Friday Fest in Cape Canaveral, FL is a amazing culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 2, 2017
Heard It on Harrison-Water Wheels and Automobiles in Panama City, FL is a unbelievable art festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 2, 2017
Purple Hatters Ball in Live Oak, FL is a great celebration you don’t want to miss today.

June 3, 2017
Boards and Waves Expo III in Melbourne, FL is a great music festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 3, 2017
Crafty Fest – June in Saint Petersburg, FL is a amazing fest you don’t want to miss today.
June 3, 2017
Friends of the Bandshell Summer Concert Series – June in Daytona Beach, FL is a unbelievable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 3, 2017
Saint Pete Beach Corey Area Craft Festival in Saint Petersburg, FL is a great art festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 3, 2017
Watermelon Festival in Chiefland, FL is a amazing festival you don’t want to miss today.  For application for the parade click here
June 3, 2017
Wellborn Blueberry Festival in Wellborn, FL is a unbelievable fair you don’t want to miss today.
June 9, 2017
Downtown Titusville Street Party – June in Titusville, FL is a great food festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 9, 2017
Friday Fest Family Street Party – June in Melbourne, FL is a unbelievable fest you don’t want to miss today.
June 9, 2017
Harvest Festival in Clermont, FL is a amazing festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 9, 2017
Opa!Palooza in Tarpon Springs, FL is a unbelievable celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 9, 2017
Polka Dot Flea in Orlando, FL is a unbelievable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 9, 2017
Screen on the Green – June in West Palm Beach, FL is a unbelievable culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 9, 2017
Titusville Sea Turtle Festival in Titusville, FL is a amazing culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 10, 2017
Redland Summer Fruit Festival in Homestead, FL is a great celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 10, 2017
Repticon Tampa Reptile and Exotic Animal Show in Tampa, FL is a unforgettable fair you don’t want to miss today.
June 10, 2017
Saint Armands Craft Festival in Sarasota, FL is a great celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 14, 2017
Flag Day in Inverness, FL is a amazing celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 15, 2017
Seaside Fiesta in New Smyrna Beach, FL is a amazing fair you don’t want to miss today.
June 16, 2017
Cocoa Beach Pirate Fest in Cocoa Beach, FL is a unbelievable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 16, 2017
Monticello/Jefferson Watermelon Festival in Monticello, FL is a great festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 17, 2017
Dock Jam Seafood Music Fest-Panama City in Panama City, FL is a unforgettable art festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 17, 2017
Downtown Venice Craft Festival in Venice, FL is a unforgettable festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 17, 2017
Great Atlantic Festival in Jacksonville Beach, FL is a unbelievable art festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 17, 2017
Latin Salsa Festival in Fort Walton Beach, FL is a unforgettable art festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 17, 2017
Outdoor Mega Show and International Food Festival in Deland, FL is a amazing festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 17, 2017
Reptiday Melbourne Reptile and Exotic Animal Expo in Melbourne, FL is a unbelievable celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 17, 2017
Third Saturday Art Walk – June in Gulfport, FL is a unbelievable celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 18, 2017
Sunday on the Waterfront – June in West Palm Beach, FL is a unforgettable fest you don’t want to miss today.
June 22, 2017
Camp Africa Florida in Lake Wales, FL is a unbelievable celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 23, 2017
Fairy Faire in Sarasota, FL is a unbelievable fair you don’t want to miss today.
June 23, 2017
Panhandle Watermelon Festival in Chipley, FL is a unbelievable fair you don’t want to miss today.
June 24, 2017
Zephyrhills Summerfest in Zephyrhills, FL is a unforgettable music festival you don’t want to miss today.

June 8, 2017
Thornton Park District 2nd Thursday Wine and Art Walk in Orlando, FL is a great celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 1, 2017
Orange Blossom Dance Festival in Orlando, FL is a unforgettable music festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 10, 2017
Repticon Reptile and Exotic Animal Convention in Tampa, FL is a unforgettable celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 16, 2017
Jefferson County Watermelon Festival in Monticello, FL is a unbelievable festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 17, 2017
Great Atlantic Festival in Jacksonville Beach, FL is a great culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 17, 2017
Jacksonville’s Caribfest in Jacksonville, FL is a amazing music festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 17, 2017
NWFBA Latin Salsa Festival in Fort Walton Beach, FL is a amazing fest you don’t want to miss today.
June 17, 2017
ReptiDay Reptile and Exotic Animal Show in Melbourne, FL is a unbelievable art festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 2, 2017
Purple Hatter’s Ball in Live Oak, FL is a great music festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 22, 2017
Camp Africa Florida in Lake Wales, FL is a unbelievable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 22, 2017
City Theatre Summer Shorts Festival in Miami, FL is a amazing culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 22, 2017
FUNDarte Out in the Tropics in Miami Beach, FL is a unforgettable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 22, 2017
Miami New Times Best Of Party in Miami, FL is a unforgettable culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 22, 2017
Miami Performance International Festival in Miami, FL is a unforgettable culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 22, 2017
St. Augustine Music Festival in Saint Augustine, FL is a great fest you don’t want to miss today.
June 23, 2017
Panhandle Watermelon Festival in Chipley, FL is a unforgettable festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 24, 2017
Body Mind Spirit Celebration in Tampa, FL is a unforgettable fair you don’t want to miss today.
June 24, 2017
Intergalactic Bead and Jewelry Show in Pompano Beach, FL is a amazing festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 28, 2017
Desoto Grilln and Chilln BBQ Cook Off in Arcadia, FL is a great culture festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 28, 2017
Florida Festival of Chariots in Tampa, FL is a amazing fair you don’t want to miss today.
June 28, 2017
St. Petersburg Crab and Music Festival in Saint Petersburg, FL is a amazing fest you don’t want to miss today.
June 28, 2017
Tallahassee Latin Dance Festival in Tallahassee, FL is a unbelievable fair you don’t want to miss today.
June 28, 2017
Wi Caribbean in Fort Lauderdale, FL is a unforgettable fest you don’t want to miss today.
June 28, 2017
Wynwood Art Walk Block Party in Miami, FL is a unforgettable celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 29, 2017
Colors of the Caribbean in Hollywood, FL is a unforgettable music festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 3, 2017
Global Grit Film Fest in Miami, FL is a unforgettable food festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 3, 2017
OrlandoFest in Orlando, FL is a unbelievable festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 30, 2017
Warped Tour in Orlando, FL is a unforgettable celebration you don’t want to miss today.
June 8, 2017
Florida African Dance Festival in Tallahassee, FL is a unbelievable fair you don’t want to miss today.
June 8, 2017
Vero Beach Wine and Film Festival in Vero Beach, FL is a unbelievable festival you don’t want to miss today.
June 9, 2017
Anime Festival Orlando in Orlando, FL is a unbelievable fest you don’t want to miss today.
June 9, 2017
VOUS Conference in Miami Beach, FL is a amazing fair you don’t want to miss today.

West Palm Beach, Florida Antiques Festival Extravaganza
June 6, 2017

Where its at: West Palm Beach, Florida, South Florida Fairgrounds
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: The West Palm Beach Antiques Festival is one of the largest monthly shows in Florida. Features a variety of antiques, collectibles,.

Pinellas Pepper Fest
June 7, 2017

Where its at: Pinellas Park, Florida, England Brothers Bandshell

Florida festivals in July 2017

Here are your top Florida festivals this July.  Don’t miss them!

Florida Celebrates Independence Day! – Celebrate America’s freedom at these “red, white and boom” blasts!
Summer in Florida – Every summer, theme parks offer extended hours, roll out special shows and include concerts by some of music’s biggest talents! So, if you’re planning a Florida vacation or getaway this summer, check out the tips, fun destinations, things to do and special summer events listed here.

Caladium Festival (July 26-28, 2017) – Lake Placid hosts a Caladium Festival to celebrate the crop and their title of Caladium Capital of the World. Caladium displays are featured

Independence Day Arts ands and Fireworks Show
July 4, 2017

Florida festivals in August 2017

Here are some of the best Florida events August 2017.

2017 Afro Cuban Dance Festival –  for more information check out the Cuban Dance fest page

International Ballet Fest 2017 in Miami Florida

Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Labor Day Festival
AUGUST 30, 2017

Where its at: Tarpon Springs, Florida, Sponge Docks
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Just a few miles from Tampa, located on the Gulf of Mexico, Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Art and Festival

Florida festivals in September 2017

Key West Winter Sunset Celebration

Where its at: Key West, Florida, Mallory Square Dock
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Sunset Celebration is a nightly arts festival at Mallory Square Dock in Key West, Florida.

  1. Sunset Celebration – September – The Sunset Celebration – September is a great event held in Palm Beach Shores on September 1, 2017 to September 16, 2017.
  2. Clematis by Night – September – The Clematis by Night – September is a great event held in West Palm Beach on September 1, 2017 to September 16, 2017.
  3. Sunset Celebration – September – The Sunset Celebration – September is a great event held in Key West on September 1, 2017 to September 16, 2017.
  4. Sunsets at Pier 60 – September – The Sunsets at Pier 60 – September is a great event held in Clearwater on September 1, 2017 to September 16, 2017.
  5. Greek Festival – The Greek Festival is a great event held in Fort Walton Beach on September 2, 2017 to September 4, 2017.
  6. Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam – The Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam is a great event held in Panama City Beach on September 2, 2017 to September 4, 2017.
  7. Disney on Ice Presents: Follow Your Heart – The Disney on Ice Presents: Follow Your Heart is a great event held in Orlando on September 2, 2017 to September 4, 2017.
  8. Twenty-First Florida’s Largest Labor Day Home Show – The Twenty-First Florida’s Largest Labor Day Home Show is a great event held in Tampa on September 2, 2017 to September 5, 2017.
  9. Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show – The Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show is a great event held in Miami Beach on September 2, 2017 to September 6, 2017.
  10. Bucklers’ Craft Fair / Deland – The Bucklers’ Craft Fair / Deland is a great event held in Deland on September 3, 2017 to September 4, 2017.
  11. Downtown Venice Labor Day Weekend Craft Festival – The Downtown Venice Labor Day Weekend Craft Festival is a great event held in Venice on September 3, 2017 to September 4, 2017.
  12. Crafty Fest – September – The Crafty Fest – September is a great event held in Saint Petersburg on September 3, 2017 to September 4, 2017.
  13. Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Art and Craft Festival – The Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Art and Craft Festival is a great event held in Tarpon Springs on September 3, 2017 to September 5, 2017.
  14. Okeechobee Labor Day Festival – The Okeechobee Labor Day Festival is a great event held in Okeechobee on September 4, 2017 to September 5, 2017.
  15. Fall Flair Arts and Crafts Show – The Fall Flair Arts and Crafts Show is a great event held in Destin on September 9, 2017 to September 10, 2017.
  16. Flea Across Florida – The Flea Across Florida is a great event held in Live Oak on September 9, 2017 to September 10, 2017.
  17. Stephen Foster Old Time Music Weekend – The Stephen Foster Old Time Music Weekend is a great event held in White Springs on September 9, 2017 to September 11, 2017.
  18. Orlando Fall Home and Garden Show – The Orlando Fall Home and Garden Show is a great event held in Orlando on September 9, 2017 to September 11, 2017.
  19. I Like It Hot! Festival – The I Like It Hot! Festival is a great event held in Largo on September 10, 2017 to September 11, 2017.
  20. Bucklers’ Craft Fair / Melbourne – The Bucklers’ Craft Fair / Melbourne is a great event held in Melbourne on September 10, 2017 to September 11, 2017.
  21. Fall Arts and Crafts Show – The Fall Arts and Crafts Show is a great event held in Jacksonville on September 10, 2017 to September 11, 2017.
  22. Corks For Cancer – The Corks For Cancer is a great event held in Clermont on September 10, 2017 to September 11, 2017.
  23. Repticon Lakeland Reptile and Exotic Animal Show – The Repticon Lakeland Reptile and Exotic Animal Show is a great event held in Lakeland on September 10, 2017 to September 11, 2017.
  24. Southern Women’s Show ~ Orlando – The Southern Women’s Show ~ Orlando is a great event held in Orlando on September 15, 2017 to September 18, 2017.
  25. Fort Myers Home and Remodel Show – The Fort Myers Home and Remodel Show is a great event held in Fort Myers on September 16, 2017 to September 18, 2017.
  26. Earthdance Florida – The Earthdance Florida is a great event held in Lakeland on September 16, 2017 to September 18, 2017.
  27. Buckler’s Craft Fair / Tampa – The Buckler’s Craft Fair / Tampa is a great event held in Tampa on September 17, 2017 to September 18, 2017.
  28. Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival – The Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival is a great event held in Punta Gorda on September 17, 2017 to September 18, 2017.
  29. Intergalactic Bead and Jewelry Show – The Intergalactic Bead and Jewelry Show is a great event held in Pompano Beach on September 17, 2017 to September 18, 2017.
  30. Latin Music and Food Festival – The Latin Music and Food Festival is a great event held in West Palm Beach on September 17, 2017 to September 18, 2017.
  31. Global Peace Film Festival – The Global Peace Film Festival is a great event held in Winter Park on September 19, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  32. Country In The Pines Bluegrass Fest – The Country In The Pines Bluegrass Fest is a great event held in Perry on September 23, 2017 to September 24, 2017.
  33. Oktoberfest – Week I – The Oktoberfest – Week I is a great event held in Pinellas Park on September 23, 2017 to September 24, 2017.
  34. South Florida Fall Boat Show – The South Florida Fall Boat Show is a great event held in West Palm Beach on September 23, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  35. Tampa Bay Boat Show – The Tampa Bay Boat Show is a great event held in Tampa on September 23, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  36. Marine and Wildlife Art Festival and Craft Show – The Marine and Wildlife Art Festival and Craft Show is a great event held in West Palm Beach on September 23, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  37. Sentir Cuba – The Sentir Cuba is a great event held in Miami on September 23, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  38. Pass The Good – The Pass The Good is a great event held in Ponce de Leon on September 23, 2017 to September 26, 2017.
  39. SWFP Fall Arts and Crafts Show – The SWFP Fall Arts and Crafts Show is a great event held in Pembroke Pines on September 24, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  40. DeLand Craft Show – The DeLand Craft Show is a great event held in Deland on September 24, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  41. Emerald Coast Home Show – The Emerald Coast Home Show is a great event held in Fort Walton Beach on September 24, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  42. Village Craft Festival at Colony Plaza – The Village Craft Festival at Colony Plaza is a great event held in The Villages on September 24, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  43. Harvest Fest – The Harvest Fest is a great event held in Boynton Beach on September 24, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  44. Northwest Florida Fair – The Northwest Florida Fair is a great event held in Fort Walton Beach on September 27, 2017 to October 1, 2017.
  45. Pensacola Beach Songwriter’s Festival – The Pensacola Beach Songwriter’s Festival is a great event held in Pensacola Beach on September 29, 2017 to October 2, 2017.
  46. Family Days Community Expo – The Family Days Community Expo is a great event held in Port Orange on September 29, 2017 to October 2, 2017.
  47. Jacksonville Home and Patio Show – The Jacksonville Home and Patio Show is a great event held in Jacksonville on September 29, 2017 to October 2, 2017.
  48. Camp Africa Florida – The Camp Africa Florida is a great event held in Lake Wales on September 29, 2017 to October 2, 2017.
  49. Scallop Festival – The Scallop Festival is a great event held in Port Saint Joe on September 30, 2017 to October 1, 2017.
  50. Oktoberfest – The Oktoberfest is a great event held in Panama City on September 30, 2017 to October 1, 2017.
  51. Oktoberfest – Week II – The Oktoberfest – Week II is a great event held in Pinellas Park on September 30, 2017 to October 1, 2017.
  52. Pensacola Seafood Festival – The Pensacola Seafood Festival is a great event held in Pensacola on September 30, 2017 to October 2, 2017.
  53. Sarasota Fall Gem Jewelry Bead Show – The Sarasota Fall Gem Jewelry Bead Show is a great event held in Sarasota on September 30, 2017 to October 2, 2017.
  54. Destin Seafood Festival – The Destin Seafood Festival is a great event held in Destin on September 30, 2017 to October 2, 2017.
  55. Best Bead Show — Miami Fall – The Best Bead Show — Miami Fall is a great event held in Miami on September 30, 2017 to October 2, 2017.
  56. Baker County Fair – The Baker County Fair is a great event held in Macclenny on September 30, 2017 to October 8, 2017.

Florida festivals in October 2017

Hillsborough County Fair

Where its at: Dover, Florida, Hillsborough County Fairgrounds

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Tarpon Springs, Florida

To many people’s surprise, this art festival has proved a major success. 

Florida festivals in November 2017

Your top events and Florida festivals for November

Jensen Beach Pineapple Festival in Jensen Beach, Florida

Florida festivals in December 2017

  • Hometown Holidays in Wauchula, Florida
  • Wine and Chocolate Festival in Clermont, Florida
  • Winter Wonderland in Deland, Florida
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Best festivals in May 2017 for Florida

Chamber Music Festival – Amelia Island, Florida
Cotee River Seafood Festival in New Port Richey, Florida
Crawfish Creole Fiesta – Pensacola, Florida
Fiesta of Five Flags – Pensacola, Florida
Florida Folk Festival – White Springs, Florida
Friday Fest – Panama City, Florida
Hawkshaw Music Fest – Pensacola, Florida
“Red, White, and Bluegrass Festival” – Hollywood, Florida
Shrimp Festival and Pirate Parade – Amelia Island, Florida 

November 1, 2017

  • Autumn Arts and Crafts Bazaar in Auburndale, Florida
  • Fort Myers Taste of the Town in Fort Myers, Florida
  • Highlands Fine Arts & Crafts Festival in Sebring, Florida
  • Artisan Craft and Gift Store in Vero Beach, Florida
  • Micanopy Fall Harvest Festival in Micanopy, Florida
  • Fall Family Festival in Apopka, Florida
  • Fall Florida Autofest in Lakeland, Florida
  • Fall Palatka Bluegrass Festival in Palatka, Florida
  • Fall Festival in Saint Cloud, Florida
  • Holiday Open House in Clermont, Florida
  • Ramble in Coral Gables, Florida
  • Holiday Expo, Part I in Ocala, Florida
  • Sarasota Bradenton Home & Garden Show in Palmetto, Florida
  • November Bazaar in Port Charlotte, Florida
  • A Pinecraft Christmas in Sarasota, Florida
  • Sarasota Fall Gem Jewelry Bead Show in Sarasota, Florida

October FL festivities

  • Brevard County Fair in Melbourne, Florida
  • Clematis by Night in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Creekside Festival in Palm Coast, Florida
  • Festival of Praise in Miami, Orlando, and Tampa Bay
  • Greek Festival in Saint Augustine, Florida
  • Groove Cruise in Miami, Florida
  • Halloween Howl in Tallahassee, Florida
  • Hungarian Festival Sarasota Florida in Sarasota, Florida
  • Jazz in the Gardens Music Festival in Opa Locka, Florida
  • John’s Pass Seafood Festival in Madeira Beach, Florida
  • Melbourne Home Show in Melbourne, Florida
  • Nurses Night Out in Tampa, Florida
  • Orlando Home Show in Orlando, Florida
  • Pumpkin Palooza in Saint Petersburg, Florida
  • Repticon Tampa in Tampa, Florida
  • Safe in Sound Festival in Tallahassee, Florida
  • Sarasota Blues Festival in Sarasota, Florida
  • Sarasota Pumpkin Festival in Sarasota, Florida
  • Scarecrow Festival in Osprey, Florida
  • South Beach Seafood Festival  in Miami Beach, Florida
  • Tarpon Springs Oktoberfest in Tarpon Springs, Florida

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January Florida Festivals

Gulf Coast Fine Arts Festival in Fort Myers, Florida, Gulf Coast Town Center

Delray Beach Art Festival Where its at: Downtown Delray Beach, Florida on Atlantic Avenue.  Held mid January, its one of the top fine art festivals in the country and easily the best in Florida.

January Florida County Fairs

  • Manatee County Fair
  • DeSoto County Fair
  • South Florida Fair
  • Polk County Fair
  • Polk County Youth Fair
  • Charlotte County Fair
  • Winter Music Series in Clermont, Florida
  • Estero Fine Art Show in Estero, Florida
  • Seventeenth Bi in Estero, Florida
  • Naples New Years’ Art Fair in Naples, Florida
  • Old Town Art Show ~ Winter in Saint Augustine, Florida
  • Lido Beach Winter Fine Art Festival in Sarasota, Florida
  • Fresh Market at Wiregrass in Zephyrhills, Florida
  • Sailfish Marina Sunset Celebration in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Sunset Celebration at Sailfish Marina Resort in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Snowbird Celebration Arts and Crafts Show in Punta Gorda, Florida
  • Florida’s Largest Winter Home Show in Tampa, Florida
  • 70000 Tons of Metal in Miami, Florida
  • 30A Songwriters Festival in South Walton, Florida

Beaux Arts Festival: Coral Gables, Florida, University of Miami Save the date for the 63rd Annual Beaux Arts’ Festival of Art.

Naples Winter Masters Art Festival in Naples, Florida  This art festival is held in the Galleria Shoppes at Vanderbilt, an upscale lifestyle shopping center located on the northwest corner.

Seafood Festival Where its at: Key West, Florida, Bayview Park

Why you can’t miss Key West Seafood Festival in 2017: Fresh local seafood: Grilled Lobster, Fried Fish, Stone Crab Claws, Key West Shrimp, Smoked Fish Dip, Conch Fritters, and Conch Chowder!

Suncoast Arts Fest Where its at: Wesley Chapel, Florida, The Shops at Wiregrass

Why you can’t miss this event: The 9th annual Suncoast Arts Fest is centrally located, in a quaint small town setting.

Port Charlotte Punta Gorda Senior Expo Where its at: Punta Gorda, Florida, Charlotte Harbor Event and Conference Center

Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Sunshine, beaches, entertainment and retirement are some of the highlights of our glorious state.

Images: A Festival of the Arts Where its at: New Smyrna Beach, Florida, Riverside Park and Canal St.  More than 40,000 visitors from around the state visit IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts, to enjoy artwork here!

Art by the Sea Where its at: Vero Beach Florida, Florida, Vero Beach Museum of Art

Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Art by the Sea is an annual exhibit of art by the Vero Beach Art Club and members of the Vero.

Caloosahatchee Celtic Festival Where its at: Fort Myers, Florida, Centennial Park

Hoggetown Medieval Faire Where its at: Gainesville, Florida, Alachua County Fairgrounds

Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Enter a world of battling knights, dancing gypsies and mystifying magicians during the 28th Annual Hoggetowne Medieval Faire

Deerfield Beach Festival of the Arts Where its at: Deerfield Beach, Florida, On the beach, S of pier

Why you can’t miss this Florida event: The City of Deerfield Beach and the Deerfield Beach Cultural Committee celebrates its 34th Annual Festival of the Arts on Saturday.

Hoggetowne Medieval Faire

Where its at: Gainesville, Florida, Alachua County Fairgrounds
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Come be swept away by medieval magic as troupes of actors, street performers and musicians journey back to the days of.

Kumquat Festival Where its at: Dade City, Florida, Downtown

Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Come and enjoy the unique, quaint and family fun of old Florida during the Kumquat Festival in historic downtown Dade City.

Lake Placid Art League Annual Show and Sale

Where its at: Sebring, Florida, Highlands County Agri-Civic Center
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: The Lake Placid Art League sponsors an annual art show and sale on the last Saturday of January at the Sebring.

Indialantic Art Festival City Park Along Oceanfront – Indialantic, Florida

Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Festival Downtown – Punta Gorda, Florida

Anna Maria Islandfest City Hall Field – Holmes Beach, Florida

Central Florida Scottish Highland Games Central Winds Park – Winter Springs, Florida

Venice Area Art Festival Venice Airport Festival Grounds – Venice, Florida

Suncoast Arts Fest Shops at Wiregrass – Wesley Chapel, Florida

Pinecrest Gardens Art Festival Pinecrest Gardens – Pinecrest, Florida

Brooksville Raid Reenactment Sand Hill Scout Reservation – Brooksville, Florida

Flamingo Fest Flamingo Gardens – Davie/fort Lauderdale, Florida

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Festival in the Park Lawnwood Stadium Complex – Fort Pierce, Florida

Yeehaw Junction Bluegrass Festival Yeehaw Junction, Florida

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Palm Beach County Convention Center – West Palm Beach, Florida

Mullet Festival Stan’s Restaurant – Goodland, Florida

Florida Antiques and Gift Expo
Hilton Palm Beach – West Palm Beach, Florida

Anna Maria Islandfest Arts and Show Where its at: Sarasota, Florida, Five Points Park.  In the heart of downtown Sarasota with lots of businesses, toilets, restaurants and tourists destinations for Florida.

Boca Raton Fine Art Show

Where its at: Boca Raton, Florida, Royal Palm Place (International Plaza)
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: The 5th Annual Boca Raton Fine Art Show takes place in the heart of downtown Boca Raton.

St. Armands Circle Art Festival

Where its at: Sarasota, Florida, St. Armands Circle
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: If you’re planning a trip to Sarasota, you can’t miss this event! Year after year, the Annual St. Armands Circle Art.

Vero Beach Winter in the Park

Where its at: Vero Beach, Florida, Riverside Park
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Event will be held on January 25 through January 26, 2017. Arts and crafts vendors display their handcrafted works for sale.

Key West  fest Show

Where its at: Key West, Florida, Old Town Key West
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: The Key West Show, which attracts buyers from locals, cruise boats and tourists, was rated by Sunshine Artists in the.

Ft. Myers Winter Arts and craft Show 2017

Where its at: Ft. Myers, Florida, McGregor Pointe
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Show will be held on Jan. 25-26, 2017. Featuringers and Artisans products. Features great food, such as Hot Dogs, Hamburgers,.

ArtFest on the Green

Where its at: Wellington, Florida, Amphitheater

Naples Invitational Art Fest

Where its at: Naples, Florida, Fleischmann Park

Lover’s Key Winter Arts and Crafts Show

Where its at: Ft. Myers Beach, Florida, Lover’s Key State Park

Florida festivals in February 2017

Here are all the top February festivals and especially the great spring Art festivals in Florida this year.

  • Miami Art Festival on Sunset Drive between US 1 and Red Rd. – South Miami, Florida
  • Sarasota Art Festival held Downtown Sarasota, FL
  • 311 Caribbean Cruise in Miami, Florida
  • Holy Ship in Miami, Florida

February

  • Highlands County Fair
  • Hendry County Fair
  • Martin County Fair
  • Osceola County Fair
  • Hardee County Fair
  • Pasco County Fair
  • Southeastern Youth Fair
  • Florida Strawberry Festival
  • Central Florida Fair
  • Southwest Florida Fair
  • Fort Myers Fair
  • Lee County Fair
  • Saint Lucie County Fair

Top Florida Festivals for 2017

Here are our current list of the best Florida Festivals 2017 and some of the best FL events this year.  The top 100 list:

  1. Florida Music festival
  2. Manatee festival
  3. Plant City Florida Strawberry Festival
  4. Garlic Festival
  5. Florida Seafood Festival 2017
  6. Gasparilla music festival
  7. Florida Blueberry festival
  8. Florida State Fair 2017
  9. Florida Folk festival
  10. Renaissance Fair Florida AKA Florida Renaissance festival
  11. Seafood Festival Florida AKA the Florida Seafood festival
  12. EDM music festival 2017
  13. South beach wine and food festival
  14. AURA Music festival
  15. Wanee Festival
  16. Tortuga Music Festival
  17. Rockville festival
  18. Ultra Miami Festival
  19. Sunset Music festival
  20. Bear Creek Music Festiva
  21. Blue Crab Festival
  22. Clearwater Sea Blues Festival
  23. FL strawberry festival AKA Florida Strawberry Festival
  24. Jacksonville jazz festival AKA JVC Jazz festival
  25. Sarasota Jazz festival
  26. Miami Music festival
  27. Miami Jazz festival
  28. Tampa Bay Blues festival
  29. Guava Festival Tampa
  30. Strawberry festival tampa
  31. South Florida Fair
  32. Osceola County Fair

Honorable Mentions:

  1. Pumpkin Festival
  2. Sharks Tooth Festival

Top Florida County Fairs

Walton County Fair

Hillsborough County Fair

Northeast Florida Fair

Pensacola Interstate Fair

Alachua County Fair

Brevard County Fair

Columbia County Fair

Baker County FAir

North Florida Fair

Volusia County Fair

Florida festivals in March 2018

Top Florida Festivals this March and best things to do in the hottest state in the union.

March 18, 2017

  • Ultra Music Festival in Miami, Florida

March 3, 2017

  • Florida Strawberry Festival in Plant City, Florida

March, 2017

  • AURA Festival in Live Oak, Florida
    April, 2017

  • Tortuga Music Festival in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Suwannee River Jam in Live Oak, Florida
  • Pompano Beach Seafood Festival in Pompano Beach, Florida
  • SunFest in West Palm Beach, Florida

Floral City Strawberry Festival

  • Suwannee River Fair
  • Sumter County Fair
  • Okeechobee County Fair
  • Bradford County Fair
  • Collier County Fair
  • Dade County Youth Fair
  • Miami youth Fair
  • Indian River County Fair
  • Sarasota County Fair
  • Suwannee County Fair
  • Citrus County Fair

Florida festivals in April 2018

April Florida festivals, county fairs and celebrations in 2018

Longboat Key Fine Art Festival
April 19 – 20, 2017
Bayfront Park Recreation Center – Longboat Key, Florida

The Longboat Key Fine Art Festival will be held on the 11-mile barrier island by the same name: Longboat Key. The show will set up on the green space of the beautiful Bayfront Park Recreation Center. Longboat Key is part of the barrier islands that include the affluent Lido Beach and St Armands Circle communities. What there is on Longboat Key is wealth and disposable income: in both residents and tourists.

  • Flagler County Fair
  • Clay County Agricultural Fair
  • Santa Rosa County Fair
  • Lake County Fair
  • Levy County Fair
  • Hernando County Fair

Orlando Senior Expo
April 1, 2017

Where its at: Orlando, Florida, Central Florida Fairgrounds
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Sunshine, beaches, entertainment and retirement are some of the highlights of our glorious state. Florida’s Senior Expos encompass all of these.

Antique Tractor and Gas Engine Show
April 3, 2017

Where its at: White Springs, Florida, Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Farm machinery representing 200 years of American history. Vintage farm equipment, tractor pulls and races for adults. Children’s games and races.

Santa Rosa County Fair
April 4, 2017

Where its at: Milton, Florida, East Milton Ball Park
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: 2017 Santa Rosa County Fair will be held on April 4th – 12th.

 

Sarasota Film Festival
Where its at: Sarasota, Florida, 332 Cocoanut Avenue
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: Held annually in Sarasota, Florida., The Sarasota Film Festival emphasizes the best in cinema alongside exciting programs and events, with more.

West Palm Beach Spring Antiques Festival
April 4, 2017

Where its at: West Palm Beach, Florida, South Florida Fairgrounds
Why you can’t miss this Florida event: The West Palm Beach Antiques Festival is one of the largest monthly shows in Florida. Features a variety of antiques, collectibles.

Florida festivals in May 2017

The top things to do in Florida this May.

May 6, 2017
New Times Brew at the Zoo in Miami, FL today
May 1, 2017
Lucky13 Open For Spring Rally in Panama City Beach, FL today
May 1, 2017
Sunsets at Pier 60 – May in Clearwater, FL today
May 3, 2017
Spring Thunder Beach Motorcycle Rally in Panama City Beach, FL today
May 3, 2017
SunFest in West Palm Beach, FL today
May 4, 2017
Clematis by Night – May in West Palm Beach, FL today
May 4, 2017
Sunset Celebration – May in Palm Beach Shores, FL today
May 5, 2017
Fort Pierce Friday Fest – May in Fort Pierce, FL today
May 5, 2017
Friday Fest – Family Street Party – May in Cape Canaveral, FL today
May 5, 2017
Gamble Rogers Music Festival in Saint Augustine, FL today
May 5, 2017
Heard It on Harrison- May in Panama City, FL today
May 5, 2017
Orlando Gem and Jewelry Wholesale Trade Show in Kissimmee, FL today
May 5, 2017
Scrapbook EXPO – Kissimmee in Kissimmee, FL today
May 6, 2017
Belleview Founder’s Day in Belleview, FL today
May 6, 2017
Boomerama Sports Fitness and Wellness Expo in Jacksonville, FL today
May 6, 2017
Cinco de Mayo Festival in the Village in Sarasota, FL today
May 6, 2017
Craft Club of Sebastian Inc May Show in Sebastian, FL today
May 6, 2017
Crafty Fest – May in Saint Petersburg, FL today
May 6, 2017
Home Based Business Expo in Jacksonville, FL today
May 6, 2017
Intergalactic Bead Show-West Palm Beach in West Palm Beach, FL today
May 6, 2017
Jazz on the Vineyard Green in Clermont, FL today
May 6, 2017
La Plaza Grande Art and Craft Festival in Lady Lake, FL today
May 6, 2017
Ormond Beach Art in the Park in Ormond Beach, FL today
May 6, 2017
Our Lady of Lourdes Arts and Crafts Festa in Daytona Beach, FL today
May 6, 2017
Ponte Vedra Food Wine and Spirits Festival in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL today
May 6, 2017
Repticon New Port Richey Reptile and Exotic Animal Show in Port Richey, FL today
May 6, 2017
Saint Johns River Festival of the Arts in Sanford, FL today
May 6, 2017
Salute to the Military in Saint Pete Beach, FL today
May 6, 2017
Spring Garden Show and Festival in Williston, FL today
May 12, 2017
Downtown Titusville Street Party – May in Titusville, FL today
May 12, 2017
Friday Fest Family Street Party – May in Melbourne, FL today
May 12, 2017
Funk Fest – Jacksonville in Jacksonville, FL today
May 12, 2017
Screen on the Green – May in West Palm Beach, FL today
May 12, 2017
Tampa Bay Boat Show in Tampa, FL today
May 13, 2017
Artsquest Fine Arts Festival in Miramar Beach, FL today
May 13, 2017
Havana Day Spring Festival in Havana, FL today
May 13, 2017
MidFlorida Mayfaire by-the-Lake in Lakeland, FL today
May 13, 2017
Reptiday Sarasota Reptile and Exotic Animal Show in Sarasota, FL today
May 13, 2017
Thirty-Third Windsor Zucchini Festival in Gainesville, FL today
May 28, 2017
Miami Beach Kundalini Yoga Fest in Miami Beach, FL today
May 28, 2017
Neon Feather Festival in Tampa, FL today
May 28, 2017
WaZoo Beer Fest in Tampa, FL today
May 3, 2017
Sunfest Music and Arts Festival in West Palm Beach, FL today
May 3, 2017
Suwannee River Jam in Live Oak, FL today
May 3, 2017
Thunder Beach Motorcycle Rally in Panama City Beach, FL today
May 5, 2017
Gainesville Jazz on the Green in Gainesville, FL today
May 5, 2017
Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival in Fernandina Beach, FL today
May 5, 2017
OrlandoFest in Orlando, FL today
May 5, 2017
Panacea Blue Crab Festival in Panacea, FL today
May 5, 2017
Performing Arts Consultants Festival Disney in Orlando, FL today
May 5, 2017
Rolling Loud Festival in Miami, FL today
May 6, 2017
Reef-A-Palooza in Orlando, FL today
May 6, 2017
Venice Seafood and Music Festival in Venice, FL today

May, 2017

  • Jacksonville Jazz Festival in Jacksonville, Florida

May, 2017

  • Sunset Music Festival in Tampa, Florida

SunFest Juried Fine Art and Show
May 2, 2017

Where its at: West Palm Beach, Florida, Downtown

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