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Welcome to our Florida festivals guide. As part of Florida Secrets.com, we have combed the state since 1989 in search of unique and unusual locations, tours and events. This user-friendly site allows you to search using a variety of critera. Refer to the clickable choices at left and search by: Region, Category, City Area and Month.

This guide is comprised of annual events and festivals that have been carefully chosen.
Please contact us if you know of annual events that we have not included.
Thank you and enjoy our new resource.

October
featuredTropiflora Plant Festival
Sarasota
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(941) 351-2267
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Three day event featuring thousands of Tropiflora's own plants placed on sale and drastically reduced.
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featuredSoul Food Festival
Green Cove Springs
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(904) 622-7903
From Noon - 7:30 enjoy soul food and have fun at this unique annual event.
featuredHomestead Rockin Rib Fest
Homestead
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(305) 979-8424
Who's Ribs will be champion? Ribs, fun and entertainment. 11am - 9pm.
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featured Peanut and Harvest Festival
Williston
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Info: 
(352) 528-5552
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A day of family fun with games, food, entertainment with 90 + vendor booths and peanut industry showcase.
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featuredSt. Augustine Greek Festival
St. Augustine
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(904) 461-9003
Greek food, music and dancing with more than 100 craft vendors.
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featuredDaytona Blues Festival
Daytona Beach
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Info: 
(386) 846-7302
Three days of Blues featuring exceptional talent.
featuredAutumn Art Festival
Winter Park
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Info: 
(407) 644-8281
Juried art show exclusively for Florida artists.
featuredPumpkin Fest
Arcadia
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(941) 706-3102
Great food, live entertainment, maze, pie eating contest.
featuredTallahassee Greek Food Festival
Tallahassee
1645 Phillips Road
Oct 24 - Oct 25
Info: 
(850) 893-4018
A two day festival of Greek food, music and dancing. 10 am - 10 pm
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featuredRural Folklife Days
White Springs
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center
Oct 29 - Oct 31
Info: 
(386) 397-2733
See and experience rural farm traditions and foods.
featuredMiami Rib Fest
Miami
Zoo Miami
Oct 31 - Nov 02
Info: 
(305) 755-7920
Cooking demonstrations, hay rides, farmers market, and great ribs and sauces.
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featuredMelbourne Main Street Fall Festival
Melbourne
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Info: 
(321) 252-9502
Juried art show, vendors, food, and music.
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featuredFort Myers Beach Pirate Fest
Fort Myers Beach
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Info: 
(239) 777-1727
Revel in historical re-enactments, period correct encampments, and black powder demonstrations.
featuredFlagler County Creekside Festival
Palm Coast Florida
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Info: 
(386) 437-0106
Est. Attendance: 4000
Two days of Florida heritage, great music, photo contest, story telling, kayak tours, arts, crafts and games.
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featuredNewberry Fall Market Festival
Newberry
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Info: 
(352) 472-2112
7th annual BBQ cook off with awards for best BBQ and best sauce. Pro and amateur categories.
featuredKey Largo Song Fest
Key Largo
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Info: 
(305) 619-0172
Songwriters of today and yesteryear greatest hits festival.
featuredFall Festival and Craft Beer Brewhaha
Tampa
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(813) 251-3500
A delightful & frightful family-friendly night of fun. Live entertainment, street vendors.
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featuredFestivals of Speed- Miami
Miami
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Info: 
(866) 760-3742
Walk through and enjoy the incredible display of exotic cars, motorcycles, watercraft and luxury products.
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featuredFlorida Black Bear and Wildlife Conservation Festival
Umatilla
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Info: 
(407) 323-1298
Celebrates Florida's natural heritage with history, field trips, vendors and presentations.
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featuredPumpkin Festival
Havana
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Info: 
(850) 545-0824
Talented artists doing pumpkin decorating, story telling and stroller parade. Dog costume contest.
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featuredRUMC Fall Arts and Crafts Festival and Fish Fry
St. Augustine
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(904) 806-6254
10-4 FREE Kids Zone w/Bounce House & games, food, Fish Dinner, Silent Auction topped with Bake Sale &
featuredCaribe Arts Fest
Fort Lauderdale
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Info: 
(754) 234-3590
Festival showcases Caribbean dances, music and art
featuredAlligator Warrior Festival
High Springs
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Info: 
(386) 454-1853
Celebrates the period of 1817-1859.
featuredSouth Beach Seafood Festival
Miami Beach
Lummus Park
Oct 19 - Oct 19
Info: 
(305) 255-3500
Signature seafood of the area including culinary arts.
featuredLantern OBon Festival
Delray Beach
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Info: 
(561) 495-0233
Uplifting festival inspired by Obon, Japan's three-day holiday honoring ancestors.
featuredOrange Park 30th Fall Festival
Orange Park
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Info: 
(904) 264-2635
Stroll through a myriad of arts, crafts, vendors and entertainment.
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featuredButterfly Fest
Gainesville
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Info: 
(352) 846-2000
Tagged butterfly releases, tours and entertainment.
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featured32nd Annual Crown Jewel Marching Band Festival
Vero Beach
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Info: 
(772) 567-3491
Longest running marching band festival in Florida.
featuredBrighid's Faery Faire
Cassadaga
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Info: 
(386) 246-8610
Entertainers, vendors storytellers.
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featuredBat Festival
Gainesville
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Info: 
(352) 485-1250
View giant fruit bats and enjoy the great outdoors. Learn the eco-importance of bats.
featuredSponge Docks Arts and Crafts Festival
Tarpon Springs
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Info: 
(727) 937-6109
See 90 of the nationís top artist and crafters :jewelry,ceramics,plants aand paintings and homemade soaps.
featuredFlorida Forest Festival
Perry

Oct 27 - Oct 27
Info: 
(850) 584-5366
Started in 1956 to promote forest fire safety. Fish fry, equipment show, lumberjack show and parade.
Great American Cooter Festival
Inverness, FL
Info: 
(352) 726-2611
Boggey Bayou Mullet Festival
Niceville, FL
Info: 
(850) 279-6435
Homestead Centennial Book Fair
Miami, FL
Info: 
(305) 323-6564
Octoberfest
Tampa, FL
Info: 
(813) 397-8722
Songwriter's Festival
Pensacola, FL
Info: 
(706) 353-3244
Autumn in the Park
Vero Beach, FL
Info: 
(772) 567-3491
Latin Jam Festival
Pensacola, FL
Info: 
(850) 602-6339
Ringling International Arts Festival
Sarasota, FL
Info: 
(941) 360-7399
Florida Blue Blues and Music Festival
Sarasota, FL
Info: 
(941) 955-1515
Harvestmoon Farm Corn Maze
Masaryktown, FL
Info: 
(727) 326-3256
Top O' the Bay Oktoberfest
Tampa, FL
Info: 
(813) 855-4233
Harvest Fall Festival
Altamonte Springs, FL
Info: 
(407) 667-9355
High Springs Woman's Club Craft Sale
High Springs, FL
Info: 
(386) 454-0794
Central Florida Nature Fest
Lake Wales, FL
Info: 
(863) 551-4750
Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival
Amelia Island, FL
Info: 
(904) 261-1779
Sarasota Pride Fest
Sarasota, FL
Info: 
(941) 320-9268
Fairchild Bird Festival
Miami, FL
Info: 
(305) 667-1651
"Ding" Darling Days
Sanibel Island, FL
Info: 
(239) 472-1100
Treasure Coast Birding Festival
Vero Beach, FL
Info: 
(772) 770-4857
14th Annual Lauderdale by the Sea Craft Festival
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Info: 
(561) 746-6615
John's Pass Seafood Festival
Madeira Beach, FL
Info: 
(727) 397-8764
Festival Calle Orange Downtown Orlando
Orlando, FL
Info: 
(407) 381-5310
Boynton Beach Haunted Pirate Fest
Boynton Beach, FL
Info: 
(561) 737-3256
Canine Halloween Costume Contest
Anna Maria Island, FL
Info: 
(941) 778-3986
Hidden Coast Paddling Festival
Cedar Key, FL
Info: 
(352) 543-9447
Octoberfest-German Food and Beer
Bradenton, FL
Info: 
(941) 748-5658
Festival of Chocolate
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Info: 
(954) 262-5553
Mayo Pioneer Day
Mayo, FL
Info: 
(386) 294-2705
Festival of Arts
Destin, FL
Info: 
(850) 650-2226
Songwriters Festival
Port St. Joe, FL
Info: 
(800) 482-4853
Palatka Bluegrass Festival
Palatka, FL
Info: 
(706) 864-7203
Haunted Pirate Fest
Boynton Beach, FL
Info: 
(561) 737-3256
Buckler's Craft Fair
Lakeland, FL
Info: 
(386) 860-0092
Magnolia Fest
Live Oak, FL
Info: 
(386) 364-1683
Bead Festival
Havana, FL
Info: 
(850) 359-6343
Sun Fiesta
Venice, FL
Info: 
(941) 416-5267
Delray Beach Craft Festival
Delray Beach, FL
Info: 
(561) 746-6615
Navarre Beach Festival of the Arts
Navarre, FL
Info: 
(850) 637-3897
USF Botanical Gardens Plant Festival
Tampa, FL
Info: 
(813) 974-2329
Scenic Film Festival
Key West, FL
Info: 
(877) 761-3456
Dragon Boat Festival
Miami, FL
Info: 
(305) 633-0168
Las Olas Art Fair
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Info: 
(561) 746-6615
Downtown Art Festival
Sarasota, FL
Info: 
(561) 746-6615
Pumpkin Festival
Sarasota, FL
Info: 
(941) 377-0896
Island Bay Fest
Anna Maria Island, FL
Info: 
(941) 778-1541
Arts and Crafts Show
Terra Ceia Island, FL
Info: 
(941) 721-3605
Art Festival
DeLeon Springs, FL
Info: 
(386) 985-4212
Fall Antique Show
Dunedin, FL
Info: 
(727) 812-4530
Rattlesnake Festival
San Antonio, FL
Info: 
(352) 588-4444
Festival of Reading
St. Petersburg, FL
Info: 
(727) 893-8523
Northeast Florida Fair
Callahan, FL
Info: 
(904) 879-9077
Holmes County Fair
Bonifay, FL
Info: 
(850) 547-9944
NW Florida Fair
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Info: 
(850) 862-0211
Interstate Fair
Pensacola, FL
Info: 
(850) 944-4500
Paranormal / Sci Fi Convention
Pensacola, FL
Info: 
(850) 941-4321
Quilt Show
Newberry, FL
Info: 
(352) 472-1142
Blue Angels Air Show
Jacksonville, FL
Info: 
(904) 630-3690
Hungarian Festival
Sarasota, FL
Info: 
(941) 447-5842
Forgotten Coast Black Bear Festival
Carrabelle, FL
Info: 
(727) 823-3888
Paradise Dance Festival
Palm Harbor, FL
Info: 
(813) 495-5248
Fall Market Festival
Newberry, FL
Info: 
(352) 472-2112
Conchtoberfest
Marathon, FL
Info: 
(305) 289-4901
Pirate Festival
Key Largo, FL
Info: 
(305) 394-3736
Fantasy Fest
Key West , FL
Info: 
(305) 896-5514
Oktoberfest
Coral Gables, FL
Info: 
(305) 446-3364
Art Festival
Coconut Creek, FL
Info: 
(561) 746-6615
Italian Film Festival
Miami, FL
Info: 
(305) 653-1877
One Carnival
Miami, FL
Info: 
(305) 653-1877
Festival of the Americas
Miami, FL
Info: 
(305) 461-1014
Pumpkin Festival
Sarasota, FL
Info: 
(941) 706-3102
Ultimate Rib Fest
Punta Gorda, FL
Info: 
(941) 627-2222
Craft Extravaganza
Port Charlotte, FL
Info: 
(941) 626-0001
Kite Day
Miam, FL
Info: 
(305) 893-0906
Folk Festival
Eustis, FL
Info: 
(352) 357-8555
Airboat Show
Kissimmee, FL
Info: 
(407) 348-2040
Fall Frenzy Festival
St. Cloud, FL
Info: 
(407) 498-0008
County Fair
Brandon, FL
Info: 
(813) 737-3247
Arts / Crafts Fall Festival
Orange Park, FL
Info: 
(904) 264-2635
GreektoberFest
Melbourne, FL
Info: 
(321) 254-1045
Walton County Fair
Defuniak Springs, FL
Info: 
(850) 892-5261
Central Panhandle Fair
Panama City, FL
Info: 
(850) 769-2645
1890's Festival
McIntosh, FL
Info: 
(352) 591-4038
Fall Harvest Festival
Micanopy, FL
Info: 
(352) 466-7026
Columbia County Fair
Lake City, FL
Info: 
(386) 752-8822
Beer Festival
Gainesville, FL
Info: 
(352) 376-1100
North Florida Fair
Tallahassee, FL
Info: 
(850) 878-3247
Riverfest Music Festival
Ormond Beach, FL
Info: 
(386) 299-8544


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Welcome to our guide. As part of Florida Secrets.com, we have combed the state since 1989 in search of unique and unusual locations, tours and events. This user-friendly site allows you to search for events using a variety of critera. Refer to the clickable choices at left and search by: Region, Category, City Area and Month. For the present month just scroll down.

This guide is comprised of annual events and festivals that have been carefully chosen.Please contact us if you know of annual events that we have not included. Thank you and enjoy our new resource.

Discover a wide range of exciting things to do. These Florida annual events are cataloged for easy reference: by region, month, and festival category. Plan in advance and easily find that perfect event that fits in with your travel plans. Whether you enjoy arts and craft shows, carnivals, fairs, holiday events, or wish to learn about Florida history, you have come to the right place. Please bookmark this site.

Florida events and festivals are a large part of the scene in the sunshine state. People enjoy attending these Florida event,s and it's useful to have a guide that's so easy to use. With our website, you can search by category, month, region, or city area. Simply select from the category and a drop down menu , goes down the page drops sorted by month beginning with the present month.

For example if the present month is October you would just look down the page and see a chronological sequence of Florida events that include annual reenactments, art shows, craft shows and more. With all these in Florida we strive to keep the information up to date and complete. You will find a range of fun happenings that are going on during the year including for example the Boogey Bayou Mullet Festival, the Great American Cooter is one of many and includes the Florida Strawberry Festival that occurs each year in Plant City. So check it out then make your plans to attend a myriad of exciting Florida events occurring throughout the year. Once you begin to use our guide, we're sure you will return again and again. Please contact us if you find any events that are not up to date or if you have something to tell us about send an email. We would be pleased to respond to you about anything from vendors to dates of events to entertainment at these wonderful happenings. Get in on the fun, take your family or friends or just make a date with that special person in your life to enjoy the many hidden attractions in Florida. Click on the regional or city map to find that happening that's going on in your area. You might then make a habit of returning year after year. Thanks for checking our website.

Tell others about it. We are an outgrowth of Florida Secrets - the states only genuine insider's guide. You can find it at FloridaSecrets.com. This website was first launched in 2000, but we had such a demand for information that we decided to create this special website devoted only to Florida events and festivals.

There's a number of ways to search for events with this website. For example click on the map at the top left where it says "Select by region, and you will see a listing drop down. A vast number of Florida events occur in a given region. These very fun and often educational activities are listed chronologically. So, if you are looking for Florida events in that particular month it will be at the top. For Florida events occurring later just scroll down the page and you will see the various listings there.

Another way to search for Florida events is to look for them by territory.You will see a listing of categories on blue plagues. Each one of these reflects particular types of Florida events occurring throughout the year. For example, if you are looking for Florida events based around holidays then you need to click on " Holiday Events" at the bottom and it will take you into a chronological listing of of Florida Holiday Fun and Florida Holiday Events. Same for other categories like "Food and Ethnic" . Click on this and you will go to a page of Florida Events associated with ethnic, (think Greek Festival) or food, like maybe a Tampa food sampling. Another way to search for Florida events is by city or month. Find them in a particular city by clicking on that tab and you will see a large listing of cities pop up on the page. Click on the city and it will take you into the city area like for example Tampa. Here you can search for Florida events and or those in a particular city area. Same for the month. Click on the " Select by month" button and you will see a listing of months in which to search for these amazing locales. Find Florida events in the month of January by selecting from the page where the Florida events of the entire state drop down for that particular month. Featured events are shown at the top of each page. Noted events come next. Use this guide to get out there and find genuine Florida events. Let us know if you can suggest how we can improve our guide to genuine Florida events. You will be surprised how many amazing and unique times that are going on during the year.

There's a link from there into this website and vice versa. Thanks again for visiting. Do you know of an annual events that we have not listed? If so please contact us by using our Contact Page Inquiry Form.

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