Festival Events in Florida

Listed below are festival events throughout the state of Florida. To focus in on a specific Florida city select that city below. To view past events view our festival events archive.

Festival Events in Florida

Oct 2016

Central Florida Peanut Festival

October 01 , 2016


Every October, the 1st Saturday is all things nutty in Williston Florida near Gainesville and Ocala.  The 28th Annual Central Florida Peanut Festival in Williston’s Heritage Park offers lots of fun, rides, crafts, music, petting zoo, and peanuts that roasted, boiled, fried, and baked!


October 07 , 2016 to October 16, 2016

Lake Worth

Discover the best of Germany at the 43rd Annual Oktoberfest! 

Oktoberfest Tampa

October 07 , 2016 to October 09, 2016


Spend a weekend along the beautiful waterfront as you celebrate German traditions at the 6th Annual Oktoberfest Tampa.  Held at Curtis Hixon Park October 7 - 9, 2016.

Fantasy Fest

October 21 , 2016 to October 30, 2016

Key West

Villains, vixens, and vampires you’ll find in Key West every October!  The infamous 10 day Fantasy Fest takes place on and around downtown Key West on Duval Street with contests, dances, live music, and parades. 

Key West Goombay Festival

October 21 , 2016 to October 22, 2016

Key West

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.

Florida Forest Festival

October 22 , 2016


The 61st 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!