Events in Florida

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Events in Florida

Oct 2016

Florida Professional Golf Tour

October 30 , 2016 to April 28, 2017

The Florida Professional Golf Tour organizes golf events throughout Florida each year from October thru April.  Professional golfers from around the world compete in mini-tours for cash prizes.  It was established in 2006 by Rick Hendershot and Mac Snow as a developmental tour for professional golfers in the Central Florida area.

Feb 2017

Trawler Fest - Stuart

February 28 , 2017 to March 04, 2017

The Trawler Fest is returning to Stuart Florida February 28 - March 4, 2017!  This annual Boat Show is organized by PassageMaker magazine with year round events in Anacortes, Annapolis, Baltimore, San Diego, and Seattle.

Mar 2017

Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

March 01 , 2017 to May 29, 2017

The Annual Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival takes place March 1 - May 29, 2017 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.

Suwannee Spring Reunion

March 23 , 2017 to March 25, 2017

Come on out to the Annual Suwannee Spring Reunion at Suwannee Music Park. Three fun-filled days of fabulous music. Various artists available for your listening pleasure!

Apr 2017

Florida Film Festival

April 21 , 2017 to April 30, 2017

The 26th annual Florida Film Festival from April 21 - 30, 2017.  The Enzian theater located in Maitland Florida will feature cutting edge American independent and international films with fine cuisine and wine to be enjoyed by all.

Pensacola Crawfish Festival

April 28 , 2017 to April 30, 2017

One of the largest crawfish boils in Florida, the 33rd Annual Pensacola Crawfish Festival will be held April 28 - 30, 2017 on downtown Pensacola’s beautiful waterfront.

Pompano Beach Seafood Festival

April 28 , 2017 to April 30, 2017

Florida’s Biggest Beach Party takes place at the 33rd Annual Pompano Beach Seafood Festival from April 28 - 30, 2017 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.

Siesta Fiesta

April 29 , 2017 to April 30, 2017

The 39th Annual Siesta Fiesta will be held on Saturday and Sunday, April 29 - 30, 2017 on Ocean Blvd., Siesta Key Village, Florida, from 10 am to 5 pm. 

May 2017

Suwannee River Jam

May 03 , 2017 to May 06, 2017

The Suwannee River Jam, the South’s Largest Country Music Festival, takes place May 3 - 6 2017 at the Suwannee River.  The line up of country musicians is awesome with award winning performers day and night.


May 05 , 2017 to May 07, 2017

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

Miami Sportfishing Tournament

May 04 , 2017 to May 06, 2017

The Annual Sportfishing Tournament (formally Billfish Tournament) in Miami raises awareness and money for Marine Conservation.  Marine enhancement programs in South Florida have received over $750,000 for marine conservation and education.

Historic Apalachicola Home and Garden Tour

May 05 , 2017 to May 06, 2017

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 06 , 2017

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 6, 2017.

St. Johns River Festival of the Arts

May 06 , 2017 to May 07, 2017

Art comes alive at the St. Johns River Festival of the Arts in historic Sanford, Florida May 6 - 7, 2017.

Saltwater Showdown Fishing Tournament

May 11 , 2017 to August 06, 2017

South Florida’s largest tournament, The Pompano Beach Saltwater Circuit, a 3-leg series takes place May - August 2017. 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. 

Mother’s Day Dolphin Tournament Florida Keys

May 12 , 2017 to May 13, 2017

Sponsored by Marathon Boat Yard Marine Center, Yamaha, Edge Water Power Boats, the 11th Annual Mother’s Day Tournament takes place May 12 - 13, 2017 in the Florida Keys!  Proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity.

Pompano Beach Fishing Rodeo

May 17 , 2017 to May 21, 2017

The Fishing Rodeo in Pompano Beach is a roundup of the most popular species for Florida fishing “Cobia, Dolphin, King Mackerel, Blackfin Tuna, and Wahoo.”  The event started in 1965 and takes place annually in May.

Stuart Sailfish Regatta

May 20 , 2017 to May 21, 2017

The Stuart Sailfish Regatta, the FASTEST event on the Treasure Coast is May 20 - 21, 2017 to Stuart, Florida.

Battle In the Bay Dragon Boat Festival

May 20 , 2017

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

Worlds Richest Tarpon Tournament

May 25 , 2017 to May 26, 2017

Worlds Richest Tarpon Tournament

The 35th Annual “Worlds Richest” Tarpon Tournament and Kids Classic Tarpon Tournament will be held May 25 - 26, 2017.

Florida Folk Festival

May 26 , 2017 to May 28, 2017

The 65th 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 26 , 2017 to May 27, 2017

Pirates Cove Marina

The 31st Annual Treasure Coast Builders Association (TCBA) Fishing Tournament takes place Saturday, May 26 - 27, 2017 at Pirates Cove Marina in Port Salerno.

Blue Crab Festival

May 26 , 2017 to May 29, 2017

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.