Events in Florida

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Events in Florida

Feb 2018

Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

February 28 , 2018 to May 28, 2018

The Annual Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival takes place February 28 - May 28, 2018 at Walt Disney World Epcot Theme Park.  You’ll enjoy millions of flowers in bloom, ask top horticulturists for advice, and kids can experience hands on gardening.

May 2018

West Palm Beach Antiques Festival

May 04 , 2018 to December 02, 2018

The West Palm Beach Antiques Festival takes place at the Americraft Expo Center located on the South Florida Fairgrounds.   

Saltwater Showdown Fishing Tournament

May 10 , 2018 to August 05, 2018

South Florida’s largest tournament, The Pompano Beach Saltwater Circuit, a 3-leg series takes place May - August 2018. Anglers throughout the nation compete for the Showdown Crown.  Boats can have as many anglers as they want. The fee is a boat registration only. 

Jacksonville Jazz Festival

May 25 , 2018 to May 27, 2018

The Jacksonville Jazz Festival kicks off on Thursday, May 24 with a Piano Competition at the Florida Theatre, and runs throughout the weekend with fabulous entertainment on three different stages. Continuing this year, “Jazz after Dark”, various bars and clubs will live Jazz from 10pm- 2am. Concerts, Competitions, Clinics, Art Festival fill this 3-day weekend.

Blue Crab Festival

May 25 , 2018 to May 28, 2018

In downtown Paltaka, the Blue Crab Festival draws large crowds for a fun-filled Memorial Day weekend of arts, crafts, beauty pageant ,parade, seafood cook offs and lots of great entertainment.

Florida Folk Festival

May 25 , 2018 to May 27, 2018

The 66th Annual Florida Folk Festival offers dance, craft square and workshops where you can learn traditional crafts such as whittling, henna tattooing, weaving of willow baskets, rug braiding, hand weaving, looming, and the carving of duck decoys.

Treasure Coast Builders Association Fishing Tournament

May 25 , 2018 to May 26, 2018

Pirates Cove Marina

The 32nd Annual Treasure Coast Builders Association (TCBA) Fishing Tournament takes place Saturday, May 25 - 26, 2018 at Pirates Cove Marina in Port Salerno.

Crystal River Triathlon Series

June 26 , 2018 to September 29, 2018

The Crystal River Sprint Triathlon is 3-part series taking place in Florida’s “Nature Coast” on Saturday, May 26, Saturday September 1, and Saturday September 29, 2018.

Jun 2018

Big Pine and Lower Keys Dolphin Tournament

June 01 , 2018 to June 03, 2018

Over $35,000 in cash, prizes, and awards for the top anglers!  The 25th Annual Big Pine and Lower Keys Dolphin Tournament will be held at Sugarloaf Key June 1 - 3, 2018.

Wellborn Blueberry Festival

June 02 , 2018

The 25th Annual Wellborn Blueberry Festival will be held in Andrews Square in downtown Wellborn on Saturday, June 2, 2018. Organized by the Wellborn Community Association, proceeds benefit the city of Wellborn.

Tour de Melon

June 02 , 2018

Tour de Melon Charity Ride takes place June 2, 2018 in Chiefland, Florida.  Choose your distance between 20 - 100 miles, rides take place on Rails to Trails paved trails and road routes!  Following the ride is the 63rd Annual Chiefland Watermelon Festival in Downtown Chiefland.

Battle In the Bay Dragon Boat Festival

June 02 , 2018

A fun and action packed Dragon Boat race held in Marathon Key benefiting local non-profit organizations.

St. Pete Beach Corey Area Craft Festival

June 02 , 2018 to June 03, 2018

The 25th Annual St. Pete Beach Corey Area Craft Festival comes to sunny St. Pete Florida June 2 -3, 2018.

Don Hawley Invitaional Tarpon Tournament

June 03 , 2018 to June 08, 2018

Top fly-rod anglers compete in a 5-day tournament using fly tackle and either a 12- or 16-pound tippet.  The 44th Annual Don Hawley Invitational Tarpon Fly Tournament takes place June 3 - 8 2018.

Lionfish Derby Series

June 08 , 2018 to September 16, 2018

Lionfish Derby

The invasive lionfish have been growing in large numbers in the Florida Keys.  This non-native lionfish are eating native fish and crustaceans in large quantities harming the coral reef and ecosystems in the Keys.  The 2018 Summer Lionfish Derby series takes place in 6 locations on different dates.

Watermelon Festival

June 15 , 2018 to June 16, 2018

The 67th Annual Watermelon Festival will be held in downtown Monticello June 15 - 16, 2018.

Jacksonville Triathlon Series

June 16 , 2018 to August 05, 2018

The Jacksonville Triathlon Series is now an Olympic and Sprint event! The series will be held on three Saturdays this summer, June 16, July 14, and August 4, 2018 in Downtown Jacksonville.

Key Biscayne Triathlon Trilogy

June 17 , 2018 to September 09, 2018

Join the oldest triathlon series in South Florida, the 16th Annual Key Biscayne Triathlon Trilogy, take places on June 18, July 15, August 12, and September 9, 2018 (Bonus Round).

Pensacola International Billfish Tournament

June 27 , 2018 to July 01, 2018

Over $30,000 in cash and awards! The 46th Annual Pensacola International Billfish Tournament will take place June 29 - July 1, 2017.  The tournament winner receives and invitation to fish the Offshore World Championship.

Swim Around Key West

June 30 , 2018

Join the master swimmers on June 30, 2018, as they swim 12.5 miles clockwise around the island Key West.  Its the Original FKCC Swim Around Key West and Swim Meet.

Jul 2018

Underwater Music Festival

July 07 , 2018

Florida Keys Underwater Music Festival

The Underwater Music Festival is back for it’s 35th year. The zanniness that this event creates is well known and draws several hundred divers and snorkelers to the party. Marine-themed music, some created by local artists, is piped through the water by Keys radio station, US1 Radio and Lubell Labs, along with information about reef and ocean preservation.

Indialantic (Melbourne) Craft Festival

July 07 , 2018 to July 08, 2018

The 17th Annual Indialantic (Melbourne) Craft Festival takes place beside the Atlantic Ocean July 7 - 8, 2018.

Pensacola Beach Air Show

July 11 , 2018 to July 14, 2018

Red, White, and Blues Week featuring the Navy Blue Angels at the Annual Pensacola Beach Air Show takes place July 11 - 14, 2018 in Pensacola Florida!

Mel Fisher Days

July 12 , 2018 to July 14, 2018

Today’s the Day!  Each year Mel Fisher’s family and friends celebrate the legendary treasure hunter’s anniversary discovering the motherlode of the Atocha.

Mango Mania

July 14 , 2018 to July 15, 2018

Everything is coming up Mango at Mango Mania! offered by the Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce on July 14 and 15, 2018. The event will feature specialty foods and drink made with this succulent tropical fruit.