Events in Florida

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Events in Florida

Mar 2014

Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

March 05 , 2014 to May 18, 2014

The Annual Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival takes place March 5 - May 18, 2014 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.

Apr 2014

Pompano Beach Seafood Festival

April 25 , 2014 to April 27, 2014

Florida’s Biggest Beach Party takes place at the Pompano Beach Seafood Festival from April 25 - 27, 2014 directly on the beach near Atlantic Boulevard.  Live concerts, great seafood and the Boardwalk Bazaar with arts and crafts make this 3 day festival non stop fun.

Suncoast Boat Show

April 25 , 2014 to April 27, 2014

Visit the 32nd Annual Suncoast Boat Show where hundreds of boats from the leading Gulf Coast dealers will be on hand at Marina Jack’s, #2 Marina Plaza, Sarasota FL!

Cotee River Seafood and Blues Festival

April 25 , 2014 to April 27, 2014

An award winning annual festival, the Cotee River Seafood and Blues Festival combines live Blues music performed by local, regional, and national legends all weekend along with tasty seafood, beautiful boats, arts and craft fair and activities for the whole family.

Siesta Fiesta

April 26 , 2014 to April 27, 2014

The 36th Annual Siesta Fiesta will be held on Saturday and Sunday, April 26 - 27, 2014 on Ocean Blvd., Siesta Key Village, Florida, from 10 am to 5 pm. 

Choctawhatchee Estuary Family Festival

April 26 , 2014

Cheer on the crab races, take a kayak tours, make fish printed t-shirts, and enjoy plenty of fun at the Choctawhatchee Estuary Family Festival that takes place every year at the Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park on Saturday, April 26, 2014.


April 30 , 2014 to May 04, 2014

SunFest is Florida’s largest waterfront music and art festival.  More than 280,000 visitors attend SunFest annually in downtown West Palm Beach Florida.

Suwannee River Jam

April 30 , 2014 to May 03, 2014

The Suwannee River Jam, the South’s Largest Country Music Festival, takes place April 30 - 3, 2014 at the Suwannee River.  The line up of country musicians is awesome with award winning performers day and night.

May 2014

Pensacola Crawfish Festival

May 02 , 2014 to May 04, 2014

One of the largest crawfish boils in Florida, the 30th Annual Pensacola Crawfish Festival will be held May 2 - 4, 2014 on downtown Pensacola’s beautiful waterfront.

Historic Apalachicola Home and Garden Tour

May 02 , 2014 to May 03, 2014

See historic homes in Apalachicola

Tour historic homes and gardens in Apalachicola, Florida and attend a symposium on preservation with nationally recognized architects, historians and preservationists.

Siesta Key Sand Sculpture Contest

May 03 , 2014

Come see amazing sand castles and sand sculpting at the Siesta Key Sand Sculpture Contest held on the beach in Siesta Key Florida on Saturday, May 3, 2014.

Mother’s Day Dolphin Tournament Florida Keys

May 09 , 2014 to May 10, 2014

Sponsored by Marathon Boat Yard Marine Center, Yamaha, Edge Water Power Boats, the 7th Annual Mother’s Day Tournament takes place May 9th and 10th in the Florida Keys!  Proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity.

Worlds Richest Tarpon Tournament

May 15 , 2014 to May 17, 2014

Worlds Richest Tarpon Tournament

The 32nd Annual “Worlds Richest” Tarpon Tournament and Kids Classic Tarpon Tournament will be held May 15 - 17, 2014.

Pompano Beach Fishing Rodeo

May 15 , 2014 to May 18, 2014

The Fishing Rodeo in Pompano Beach is a roundup of the most popular species for Florida fishing “cobia, dolphin, king, tuna, and wahoo.”  The event started in 1965 and takes place every third weekend in May.

Big Pine and Lower Keys Dolphin Tournament

May 16 , 2014 to May 18, 2014

Over $35,000 in cash, prizes, and awards for the top anglers!  The 21st Annual Big Pine and Lower Keys Dolphin Tournament will be held at Sugarloaf Key May 16 - 18, 2014

Battle In the Bay Dragon Boat Festival

May 17 , 2014

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

Fiesta Sand Sculpture Contest

May 18 , 2014

Sand sculpting contest open to all ages Sunday, May 18, 2014 on Pensacola Beach.

Florida Folk Festival

May 23 , 2014 to May 25, 2014

The 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 23 , 2014 to May 24, 2014

Pirates Cove Marina

The 28th Annual Treasure Coast Builders Association (TCBA) Fishing Tournament takes place Saturday, May 23 - 24, 2014 at Pirates Cove Marina in Port Salerno.

Blue Crab Festival

May 23 , 2014 to May 26, 2014

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.

Jacksonville Jazz Festival

May 22 , 2014 to May 25, 2014

The Jacksonville Jazz Festival kicks off on Thursday, May 22 with a Piano Competition at the Florida Theatre, and runs throughout the weekend with fabulous entertainment on four different stages. Continuing this year, “Jazz after Dark”, various bars and clubs will live Jazz from 10pm- 2am. Concerts, Youth Talent Showcase, Art Festival fill this 3-day weekend.

Dolphin Masters Invitational

May 31 , 2014

The 13th Annual Yamaha Dolphin Masters Invitational will be held May 31, 2014 in historic Key West, Florida.

Jun 2014

Don Hawley Invitaional Tarpon Tournament

June 01 , 2014 to June 06, 2014

Top fly-rod anglers compete in a 5-day tournament using fly tackle and either a 12- or 16-pound tippet.  The 40th Annual Don Hawley Invitational Tarpon Fly Tournament takes place June 1 - 6 2014.

Cocoa Village BBQ and Blues Festival

June 06 , 2014 to June 07, 2014

The 4th Annual Cocoa Village BBQ and Blues Festival will take place June 6 - 7, 2014, at beautiful Riverfront Park. There will be a BBQ competition open to both professional and backyard BBQ teams. Judging will cover People’s Choice, Best Sauce, Best Dessert and Anything Butt. In addition to the great eats, there will also be amazing music provided by regional blues artists.

Wellborn Blueberry Festival

June 07 , 2014 to June 08, 2014

The 21st Annual Wellborn Blueberry Festival will be held in Andrews Square in downtown Wellborn on Saturday, June 7, 2014. Organized by the Wellborn Community Association, proceeds benefit the city of Wellborn.

Swim Around Key West

June 14 , 2014

Join the master swimmers on June 14, 2014, as they swim 12.5 miles clockwise around the island Key West.  Its the Original FKCC Swim Around Key West and Swim Meet.

The Redfish Tour - Jacksonville

June 21 , 2014 to June 21, 2014

The Redfish tour is a one day inshore tournament for Redfish that takes place in several Florida cities. The Jacksonville tournament is scheduled for June 21, 2014.