Events in Florida

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Events in Florida


Sep 2017

Halloween Horror Night at Universal Studios

September 15 , 2017 to November 04, 2017

Universal Studios Horror Theater

Halloween Horror Night held at Universal Studios in Orlando Florida is a Halloween experience that includes live shows, haunted houses, and amusement for all who attend this popular theme park annual event.

Oct 2017

Ghost Train Adventures

October 01 , 2017 to October 31, 2017

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! presents Ghost Train Adventures 2017. This haunting adventure takes you to the most haunted locations in the Nation’s Oldest City, St. Augustine!  Continue your paranormal experience at the Haunted Castle tour.

Pick a Pumpkin at Hydro Harvest Farms

October 01 , 2017 to November 05, 2017

Every October, organic pumpkins are ready for picking at the Hydro Harvest Farm in Ruskin Florida about 30 minutes south of Tampa!  Visit on Saturday, October 21, for the 12th Annual Boo Fest, a free Halloween Party for all ages!

Fright Nights at South Florida Fairgrounds

October 05 , 2017 to October 28, 2017

Fright Nights at South Florida Fairgrounds

Evenings of horror and trickery await you at Fright Nights at the South Florida Fairgrounds, October 5 - October 28, 2017!

Northeast Florida Fair

October 12 , 2017 to October 22, 2017

The Northeast County Fair

The Northeast Florida Fair in Callahan Florida (30 minutes north of Jacksonville, FL) offers educational and agricultural entertainment for the entire family to enjoy.

Oktoberfest

October 13 , 2017 to October 22, 2017

Discover the best of Germany at the 44th Annual Oktoberfest! 

Biketoberfest

October 19 , 2017 to October 22, 2017

Biketoberfest is a long weekend event taking place October 19 - 22, 2017 in Daytona Beach Florida. Thousands of bikes roar into town for this weekend show.

Night Terrors Haunted House

October 19 , 2017 to October 28, 2017

The 39th Annual Haunted House, a fun and exciting attraction hosted by the Orange City Sorosis Club. 

Clearwater Jazz Holiday

October 19 , 2017 to October 22, 2017

Clearwater Jazz Holiday

The 38th Annual Clearwater Jazz Holiday will be held on October 19 - 22, 2017. Over the years, this event has grown to include a line up of the hottest musicians in the jazz world today. This 4-day event draws tens of thousands of jazz enthusiasts to the Clearwater waterfront.

The Fair at Pensacola Interstate

October 19 , 2017 to October 29, 2017

Pensacola Fair Roller Coaster

The Pensacola Fair is recognized as one of the Gulf Coast greatest annual events and runs for 11 days.  This fair attracts numerous visitors and vendors from all over the country. Highlights of the Pensacola Fair include a variety agricultural and live stock exhibits, numerous kid amusements, great food and entertainment. 

Hillsborough County Fair

October 19 , 2017 to October 29, 2017

Hillsborough County Fair

Bring the entire family to the Annual Hillsborough County Fair in Brandon, Florida, October 19- 22 and October 26 - 29 2017.

Paddle Florida

October 20 , 2017 to October 25, 2017

Paddle Florida

Join in the fun with the 10th Annual Paddle Florida on the Suwannee River Wilderness Trail event.  Up to 75 paddlers make a 103 mile trip over six days from Madison Blue Springs State Park, Florida to beautiful Ivey Memorial Park in Branford, Florida.

Key West Goombay Festival

October 20 , 2017 to October 21, 2017

Goombay Festival Parade

The Goombay Festival is a fun street festival for all ages that takes place on the streets of Key West every October.  The festival brings the cultural celebration from the Bahamas to Key West, taking place in the Bahamas Village area of Key West.

Ladies Let’s Go Fishing!

October 20 , 2017 to October 22, 2017

Ladies Let's Go Fishing

For beginner to advanced anglers, the Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing seminar series in the Florida Keys offers hands on training and for women to learn how to fish, and a chance to go fishing on the water.  There are classes for beginners, intermediate, and advanced anglers.

West Palm Beach Fall Home Show

October 20 , 2017 to October 22, 2017

The West Palm Beach Fall Home Show will be held at the South Florida Fairgrounds on October 20 - 22, 2017.

Fantasy Fest

October 20 , 2017 to October 29, 2017

Fantasy Fest in Key West every October!  The infamous 10 day festival takes place on and around downtown Key West on Duval Street with contests, dances, live music, and parades.  The 2017 theme is Time Travel Unravels!

South West Florida Yard and Garden Show

October 21 , 2017 to October 22, 2017

Master gardeners and backyard gardeners are welcome to come out and enjoy the 15th annual SouthWest Florida Yard and Garden Show, part of the University of Florida, held October 21 - 22, 2017

Downtown Stuart Craft Festival

October 21 , 2017 to October 22, 2017

The 18th Annual Downtown Stuart Craft Festival is taking place in Martin County, Florida October 21 - 22, 2017!

Haunted House Walking and Trolley Tour

October 21 , 2017 to October 28, 2017

Annual Hanted House Tour

The 27th annual Haunted House Walking and Trolly Tour of famous and historical homes in Pensacola Florida is taking place October 21,27, and 28, 2017. 

Cedar Key Seafood Festival

October 21 , 2017 to October 22, 2017

The Cedar Key Chamber of Commerce hosts the 48th Annual Seafood Festival Friday and Saturday, October 21 - 22, 2017.  The event takes place from 9 am - 5 pm in City Park.  Plenty of local seafood and over 200 vendors are the highlights of this weekend.

Pumpkin Patch Express

October 21 , 2017 to October 29, 2017

Autumn is in the air which means it is time to make plans to get aboard the Pumpkin Patch Express! This deisel-powered locomotive trainride is the perfect way for children and adults alike to celebrate the approach of Halloween!

Ironman 70.3 Miami

October 22 , 2017 to October 22, 2017

The Ironman 70.3 Miami will take place at Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami on Sunday, October 22, 2017.

John’s Pass Seafood Festival

October 26 , 2017 to October 29, 2017

Visit historic John’s Pass Village and Boardwalk to the 36th Annual Seafood Festival and Halloween Block Party.  John’s Pass Seafood Festival will be held in historic Madeira Beach, FL October 26 - 29, 2017.

Ocala Pumpkin Run

October 27 , 2017 to October 29, 2017

A family fun weekend takes place October 27 - 29, 2017 in Ocala Florida at the 6th Annual Classic Car Show, the Ocala Pumpkin Run.

Sarasota Pumpkin Festival

October 27 , 2017 to October 29, 2017

Sarasota Pumpkin Festival

Fall Fun for all ages at the 9th Annual Sarasota Pumpkin Festival,  which takes place Oct. 27 - 29, 2017 at Premier Sports Campus, Lakewood Ranch. Money raised benefits the Lazarus Foundation and Kids Force of Sarasota, FL.

Downtown Sarasota Art and Craft Festival

October 28 , 2017 to October 29, 2017

Downtown Sarasota Arts and Crafts Festival

Visit the gulf shores of Sarasota Florida to take in the 23rd Annual Downtown Sarasota Arts and Crafts Festival held on Saturday and Sunday, October 28 - 29, 2017.

Florida Forest Festival

October 28 , 2017

The 62nd Annual Florida Forest Festival celebrates the beauty of the forest - Green Forest Forever!  Come to Perry, Florida and enjoy the beautiful outdoors with a festival, live music, games and the world’s largest fish fry!

Apopka Halloween House XVIII

October 31 , 2017

A creepy Haunted House experience at the Apopka Halloween House in Apopka, Florida.

Nov 2017

Ft Lauderdale Boat Show

November 01 , 2017 to November 05, 2017

Yachts at Fort Lauderdale Boat Show

It’s the 58th anniversary of the world’s largest boat show, the Ft Lauderdale International Boat Show takes place November 1 - 5, 2017.  Ft Lauderdale is known as the Yachting Capital of the World making it a perfect location for this event.

Volusia County Fair and Youth Show

November 02 , 2017 to November 12, 2017

It’s time again for the Volusia County Fair and Youth Show from November 2 - 12, 2017.  Come check out the livestock and arts and crafts. The midway will be open for the thrill-seekers, and there will be great entertainment throughout the fair!

Stuart Air Show

November 03 , 2017 to November 05, 2017

Stuart Air Show

The Stuart Air Show is an annual Treasure Coast event, which offers much wholesome fun and excitement for people of all ages. 

Redbone Celebrity Tournament Trilogy

November 03 , 2017 to November 05, 2017

Join celebrities and local anglers in the final event of the Redbone Trilogy for a 3-day bonefish and redfish tournament.  Money raised goes to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Annual Florida Seafood Festval

November 03 , 2017 to November 04, 2017

The 54th Annual Florida Seafood Festival will be held November 3 - 4, 2017 in the historic town of Apalachicola Florida. The festival features outstanding seafood, arts, crafts, and entertainment for the entire family.

Feast of Little Italy

November 03 , 2017 to November 05, 2017

The 15th annual Feast of Little Italy will be held on November 3 - 5, 2017 in Jupiter, FL.  Bring the family to enjoy authentic Italian food, music, culture and tradition.

Highlands Fine Arts Festival

November 04 , 2017

The 51st Annual Highlands Fine Arts Festival will be held on November 4, 2017 on the Circle in Downtown Sebring Florida.

Ironman Florida

November 04 , 2017

The Ironman Florida 189h Annual race takes place along the beautiful beaches of Panama City Florida on November 4, 2017.  The race begins on the beach at the Boardwalk Beach Resort.

BubbaFest Bike Tour

November 04 , 2017 to November 11, 2017

Bubba Fest Bike Tour

From Key Largo to Key West and back, bicycling enthusiasts peddle through the scenic Florida Keys for a week long event.  Choose from various route options over the flat roadways along the Overseas Highway.

Halifax Art Festival

November 04 , 2017 to November 05, 2017

Halifax Art Festival

The 55th annual Halifax Art Festival will be held November 4 - 5, 2017 at the Historic Riverfront Park in downtown Daytona Beach, Florida.

Annual Downtown Venice Art Festival

November 04 , 2017 to December 31, 1969

The boating village of Venice is host to the 30th Annual Downtown Venice Art Festival on November 4 - 5, 2017.

Spanish Springs Art and Craft Festival

November 04 , 2017 to November 05, 2017

The 21st Annual Spanish Springs Craft Festival will be held at The Villages November 4 - 5, 2017.

Annual DeLand Original Music Festival

November 04 , 2017

The 17th Annual DeLand Original Music Festival will be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017. The event will take place in historic downtown DeLand from 1:00 pm to 1:00 am.

Ruskin Seafood Festival

November 04 , 2017 to November 05, 2017

The 29th Annual Ruskin Seafood Festival is held the first weekend of November and promises a ton of fresh delicious seafood, fine arts and crafts, a boat show, live entertainment, and exhibits for the whole family to enjoy. Over 25,000 in attendance in 2016!

Florida Professional Golf Tour

November 05 , 2017 to April 30, 2018

The Florida Professional Golf Tour organizes golf events throughout Florida each year from November 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.

Alachua Main Street Festival

November 05 , 2017

Bring the whole family to Main Street in Downtown Alachua on November 5, 2017 for the 26th Annual Alachua Main Street Festival. 

Key West World Championship Offshore Race

November 05 , 2017 to November 12, 2017

Superboat Racing off Key West

Key West is host to the 37th Annual World Championship powerboat races November 5 - 12, 2017. 

Emerald Coast Cruizin

November 08 , 2017 to November 11, 2017

Chrome, hot colors and deep rumbling kicks off the Annual Emerald Coast Cruizin, a week long fun event for the entire family. 

Fall Palatka Bluegrass Festival

November 09 , 2017 to November 11, 2017

Palatka Blues Festival

The 10th Annual Fall Palatka Bluegrass Festival will be held on November 9 - 11, 2017, in beautiful Palatka, Florida.

Riverhawk Music Festival

November 09 , 2017 to November 12, 2017

The Riverhawk Music Festival in Brooksville Florida

Riverhawk Music Festival is coming to Brooksville, FL, November 9 - 12, 2017.

The Florida Run Half- Marathon, 10K, and 5K

November 11 , 2017

The Florida Run Half-Marathon, 10K and 5K takes place in the beautiful Lake Louisa State Park in Clermont, Florida!

Annual Downtown Festival and Art Show

November 11 , 2017 to November 12, 2017

Annual Downtown Festival and Art Show

Downtown Gainesville is celebrating the 36th anniversary of the nationally recognized Downtown Festival and Art Show on November 11 - 12, 2017

Broward County Fair

November 16 , 2017 to November 26, 2017

Broward County Fair

The Annual Broward County Fair takes place November 16 - 26, 2017, in Hallandale Beach, Florida. There will be livestock presentations, horticultural presentations, artwork and entertainment for the entire family.

Ft Lauderdale Home Design and Remodeling Show

November 17 , 2017 to November 19, 2017

For all the latest ideas in home improvement and design come to the Ft. Lauderdale Home Design and Remodeling Show at the Broward County Convention Center November 17 -19, 2017.

Night of Lights Celebration

November 18 , 2017 to January 31, 2018

Nights of Lights Celebration - St Augustine

Over 3 million lights are displayed around historic downtown St. Augustine for the holidays from November 18, 2017 through January 31, 2018.

Stuart Seafood Festival

November 18 , 2017 to November 19, 2017

The Annual Stuart Seafood Festival is held at Memorial Park in Stuart November 18 - 19, 2017.  Visitors will enjoy two-days of live music, fresh seafood, vendors, rides and activities for the entire family.

Dec 2017

Greater Jacksonville Fair

November 01 , 2017 to November 12, 2017

Jacksonville Fair

The Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Fair takes place November 1 - 12, 2017. Bring the family to the fair for 12 days of rides, food, live entertainment, shows,educational exhibits and more at the Greater Jacksonville Fair and Expo Center. Visit the website for the daily schedule. There will be nightly entertainment at 8:00 pm.

Marathon of the Palm Beaches

December 01 , 2017 to December 03, 2017

The Annual Palm Beach Marathon and Half- Marathon and 5K Festival takes place the weekend of December 1 - 3, 2017.