Events in Florida

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Events in Florida

Mar 2014

Key West Fishing Tournament

March 01 , 2014 to November 30, 2014

Key West Fishing Tournament

The Key West Fishing Tournament is a free, 8-month long competition that runs from March through November and is open to the general public.  Visitors and resident anglers are encouraged to enter their catches at a tournament weigh station during the 8-month long event at no charge.  Entries receive a certificate noting their catch and then qualify for prizes.

Oct 2014

Santas Enchanted Forest

October 30 , 2014 to January 04, 2015

Miami is host to the world’s largest Christmas Theme Park and Carnival.  Come by October 30, 2014 - January 4, 2015 to enjoy the holiday festivities from 5 pm to 12 midnight.

Nov 2014

Florida Professional Golf Tour

November 09 , 2014 to March 22, 2015

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

Ice at Gaylord

November 15 , 2014 to January 04, 2015

Ice Sculptures at ICE Orlando

From November 15, 2014 through January 4, 2015 visit the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando for an incredible walk-through attraction featuring “The Nutcracker”  hand-carved ice sculptures with nearly 2 million pounds of ice.

Space Coast Lightfest

November 17 , 2014 to January 01, 2015

Drive through Wickham Park and enjoy the hundreds of thousands of holiday lights displayed from November 17, 2014 through January 1, 2015. Bring a new unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots and save $2 on admission.

Broward County Fair

November 21 , 2014 to November 30, 2014

Broward County Fair

The 39th Annual Broward County Fair takes place November 21 - 30, 2014, in Pompano Beach, Florida. There will be livestock presentations, horticultural presentations, artwork and entertainment for the entire family.

Nick Hotel Holidays - Orlando

November 23 , 2014 to January 01, 2015

Nick Hotel Holidays - Orlando

Deck the halls in green slime at Nickelodeon Family Lot’s of Holiday fun in Orlando as the Lagoon Pool becomes at kids’ winter playground.  Lights, entertainment, treats to eat, music, and SNOW!  Slide down the 55 ft. ice slide, enjoy hot chocolate and yummy s’mores while the snow is falling. 

Night of Lights Celebration

November 22 , 2014 to February 01, 2015

Nights of Lights Celebration - St Augustine

Over 2 million lights are displayed around historic downtown St. Augustine for the holidays from November 22, 2014 through February 1, 2015.

Polar Express at SeaWorld

November 22 , 2014 to December 31, 2014

Climb aboard an amazing ride at Orlando’s SeaWorld amusement park for a fun and incredible holiday experience, The Polar Express Experience, runs on select dates from November 22 through December 31, 2014.

Daytona Turkey Run

November 27 , 2014 to November 30, 2014

Celebrate Thanksgiving weekend with the family at the Daytona Speedway.  The 41st Annual Daytona Turkey Run will be held at the Daytona International Speedway November 27 - 30, 2014.

Holidays Around the World

November 28 , 2014 to December 30, 2014

Celebrate the holiday season around the globe at Epcot in Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista near Orlando. 

Holidays Around the World takes place at The American Gardens Theatre Epcot from November 28 through December 30 and includes the nightly breathtaking Candlelight Processional and a special holiday themed finale to the dazzling IllumiNations - Reflections of Earth.

Christmas at Pinewood

November 28 , 2014 to January 04, 2015

The Christmas at Pinewood Holiday Home Tour in Lake Wales, FL takes place November 28 - through January 4, 2015.

Jacksonville Light Parade

November 29 , 2014

Light Parade

Start the holiday season with Jacksonville Light Parade at Downtown Riverfront at the Landing on Saturday, Nov. 29 at 7 pm! Watch by land or sea as the sky is lit up with decorated boats and firework display!

Annual Tarpon Springs Craft Festival

November 29 , 2014 to November 30, 2014

The Annual Tarpon Springs Thanksgiving Art/Craft Festival will be held November 29 - 30, 2014 in beautiful Tarpon Springs Florida.  The crafts at the festival will be jewelry, signs, kids clothing, furniture, paintings, pottery, photography, quilts, gourmet foods, holiday themed and many more.

Space Coast Marathon and Half-Marathon

November 30 , 2014

Florida’s oldest marathon, the Space Coast Marathon and Half Marathon, takes place Sunday, November 30, 2014. 

Dec 2014

St Petersburg Powerboat and Sailboat Show

December 04 , 2014 to December 07, 2014

The best in Power Boating and Sailboating will be on display in St Petersburg December 4 -December 7, 2014.

Islamorada Sailfish Tournament

December 04 , 2014 to December 07, 2014

Islmorada Sailfish Tournament

The Islamorada Sailfish Tournament is the first in three sailfish events in the Florida Keys and takes place December 4 - 7, 2014.  The Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship series is the premier sailfish tournament in the Florida Keys. 

Festivals of Speed Orlando

December 05 , 2014 to December 07, 2014

Festival of Speed

The Festivals of Speed offer luxury lifestyle weekends while supporting local charities. Spectacular venues display the worlds finest aircraft, watercraft, automobiles and motorcycles.  Guests are dine on fine food and wine while viewing luxury displays of art, jewels, fashion, and more.

Highlands Bike Fest

December 05 , 2014 to December 07, 2014

This three day annual event, December 5 - 7, 2014 is for riders of all levels. Pick your pace and distance then enjoy the cool fall weather as you discover the natural beauty Highlands County has to offer - rolling hills, citrus groves, small towns and more. After a day of riding, relax at the lodge or start your holiday shopping at nearby stores.

Christmas Festival of Lights

December 05 , 2014 to December 31, 2014

More than 5 million lights are displayed at the annual Festival of Lights at the Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park in White Springs Florida. The White Springs Christmas Parade takes place on Friday, December 5, beginning in downtown at 6:00 pm, ending at the park. 

Marathon of the Palm Beaches

December 05 , 2014 to December 07, 2014

The 11th annual Palm Beach Marathon and Half- Marathon Festival takes place the weekend of December 5-7, 2014. 

Southern Pines Blues and BBQ Festival

December 12 , 2014 to December 13, 2014

The Southern Pines Blues and BBQ Festival offers two days of great Blues riffs, tasty BBQ, arts, crafts, and camping.