Tampa Salsa Bachata Festival 2016

August, 2016

Grand Hyatt Tampa Hotel, Tampa, Florida

The Tampa Salsa & Bachata Festival is a four-day event celebrating Latin Music and Dance. It is the largest such festival in Tampa, and attracts a diverse audience from all around the world. The days begin with acrobatic showcase .. Read More
Destin Seafood Festival 2016

October, 2016

Destin Harbor Board Walk , Destin, Florida

Located right at the water's edge in picturesque Destin Harbor, the Destin Seafood Festival features a tantalizing selection of fresh-caught seafood served up by the area’s local restaurants. .. Read More
Florida Seafood Festival 2016

November 4, 2016

Battery Park, Apalachicola, Florida

The Florida Seafood Festival is an annual two day event that has been running for over the last 50 years. Visitors flock to historic Apalachicola, FL, and gather at Battery Park, near the Apalachicola River for the festival. Festivities include seafood, arts, crafts, and music... Read More
Native Rhythms Festival 2016

November, 2016

Wickam Park, Melbourne, Florida

The Native Rhythms Festival is an annual celebration infused with rich Native American culture. The event places particular focus on the flute and its significance throughout Native American history. Attendees can enjoy music by.. Read More
Bear Creek Music and Art Festival 2016

November, 2016

Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park - Live Oak, FL 32060, Live Oak, Florida

The Bear Creek Music Festival became an instant hit with people who love music and the feel of a boutique styled festival. Held in the little town of Live Oak, Florida on the first weekend of October each year, this festival is filled with many different musical performances,.. Read More
30A Songwriters Festival 2017

January, 2017

South Walton, FL, South Walton, Florida

The 30A Songwriters Festival is one of the hottest Southern Events in the USA. The three day festival features some of the most well-known singer/songwriters and showcases a talented crop of newcomers. Over 150 artists will be performing more than 230 shows at 25 venues along scenic highway 30A in northwest Florida... Read More
70000 Tons of Metal 2017

January, 2017

Miami, FL, Miami, Florida

The world's biggest heavy metal cruise is ready for you to come aboard. This 4 day cruise is all about metal. With 60 bands performing, cruisers get unrestricted access to all live shows on board plus the All Star jam, clinics and workshops with the musicians, shore excursions, and more... Read More
Florida Manatee Festival 2017

January, 2017

Downtown , Crystal River, Florida

For almost three decades now, Florida Manatee Festival remains the best of the best local event in downtown Crystal River, Florida. The colourful festival comes with multiple thrills that range from boat tours on the beautiful waterways.. Read More
311 Caribbean Cruise 2017

February, 2017

Miami-Dade County Seaport, Miami, Florida

Set sail with 311 in the Caribbean. While on board the ship, you can hear music by the group, enjoy food and play various games that are offered. You can relax on the ship as you would on any other cruise, but an advantage is a DJ and a few other bands to listen to as you lounge in the sun or spend time with friends... Read More
Ultra Music Festival 2017

March 24, 2017

Bayfront Park, Miami, Florida

This is a festival featuring some of the best DJs and bands as they provide guests with various kinds of music. There is an outstanding light show from the stage as well as a few surprises after the festival. The event is held outdoors. Musicians have included David Guetta and Justin Bieber... Read More
Bonita Springs National Art Festival 2017

March, 2017

Riverside Park & Surrounding Streets , Bonita Springs, Florida

The Bonita Springs National Art Festival has featured artists and their work for over 35 years. Made up of three festivals held over three weekends, visitors can find more than 200 national and international artists displaying their work. .. Read More
Florida Strawberry Festival 2017

March, 2017

Florida Strawberry Festival Grounds, Plant City, Florida

The beginning of spring in central Florida means it's strawberry time. Since 1930, the Florida Strawberry Festival has offered food, fun and delicious strawberry short-cake for all who enter the gates. Set in the heart of Plant City, the Strawberry Festival has a variety of agricultural exhibits,.. Read More
Chasco Fiesta 2017

March, 2017

Sims Park , New Port Richey, Florida

The Chasco Fiesta is a thrilling nine-day family-friendly festival that provides numerous forms of entertainment along the banks of the picturesque Pithlachascotee River. This an annual Native American festival that features a boat parade.. Read More
AURA Festival 2017

March, 2017

Live Oak, FL, Live Oak, Florida

Live Oak is home to the AURA Music and Arts Festival. Located on the campgrounds of the Spirit of Suwannee Music Park, this two day festival features high quality craft vendors and a host of national and local bands. There is also a canned food drive at the event. Donors will receive a commemorative festival poster for their contribution... Read More
Tortuga Music Festival 2017

April, 2017

Fort Lauderdale Beach Park, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

The Tortuga Music Festival is a large music party held on the beach. A large stage is set up in the stand, and guests can have fun in the sun while listening to some of the best country music in the area. There are vendors along the beach with food and beverages. Noted performers include Blake Shelton and Little Big Town... Read More
Pompano Beach Seafood Festival 2017

April, 2017

Pompano Beach Fishing Pier, Pompano Beach, Florida

For over 30 years, the Pompano Beach Seafood Festival has delighted South Floridians with this three-day event in mid-April that provides every type of seafood imaginable. The heart of the festival is the pier that features more than 30 food booths offering grilled, sauteed and fried fish, shrimp, lobster, many varieties of crab,.. Read More
Suwannee River Jam 2017

April, 2017

Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park , Live Oak, Florida

One of the south's biggest country music festivals is located in beautiful Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park. This weekend event features an all-star line up of today's biggest country music stars, camping and outdoor family activities, contests like the Ultimate Cowboy Challenge, and even a chance to audition for your very own spot on the stage!.. Read More
SunFest 2017

April, 2017

West Palm Beach Waterfront, West Palm Beach, Florida

The Sunfest in West Palm Beach Florida has the sun on call for you. Visit the Captain Morgan Floating Oasis and enjoy the excitement. There will be plenty of shopping and food so bring your appetite. Most of don’t forget your sunscreen for some Fun in the Sun with great music... Read More
Jacksonville Jazz Festival 2017

May, 2017

Multiple Locations in Downtown Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Florida

Held in Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville every May, this famous musical extravaganza celebrates Jazz Music. It has grown since 1979 to become the second largest jazz festival in the United States. In the past, artists such as Miles Davis and Dizzy Gillespie have performed at this event. .. Read More
Sunset Music Festival 2017

May, 2017

Raymond James Stadium North Lot, Tampa, Florida

Take to the streets in Tampa while listening to international performers. This is an electronic dance festival with many upbeat songs that will have people in the crowds waving glow sticks and celebrating. The event takes place over two days. Performers who have been at the festival include Slander and Skrillex... Read More
Festival of Speed 2017

June, 2017

St Petersburg, Florida, United States, Saint Petersburg, Florida

Festivals of Speed is a luxury lifestyle event. Attracting an affluent crowd, this festival is a celebration of the good life. Great cocktails are served in great venues. Exotic and rare cars are featured. Registering a car to compete for an .. Read More
Anime Festival Orlando 2016

Anime Festival Orlando

July 29, 2016

Wyndham Orlando Resort, Orlando, Florida

Official Webiste

Intergalactic Bead Show 2016

July 30, 2016

Palm Beach Convention Center, West Palm Beach, Florida

Festival de Venezuela de Miami 2016

Festival de Venezuela de Miami

July 31, 2016

Tamiami Park, Miami, Florida

Official Webiste

Smokin' on the Suwannee 2016

Smokin' on the Suwannee

July, 2016

Suwannee County Fairgrounds , Live Oak, Florida

Official Webiste

About Festivals in Florida

The sunny and warm climate of Florida is ideal for many festivals all year around. Festivals in Florida come in a wide variety of styles and genres. Latin, country western, oldies, jazz, arts and crafts, and foods from many cultural backgrounds, are well represented.

Florida music festivals come in many forms and are mostly outdoors. There are over fifty jazz and blues festivals around the state from small towns like Bradenton's and Venice's' blues festivals, as well as the major jazz festivals in Orlando, Miami, Tampa, and Jacksonville. One of the largest popular music festivals is Orlando's Florida Music Festival and Conference. If country is your twang, then attend Punta Gorda's Country Life festival the largest country music festival in south west Florida.

There are many other festivals to choose from. For arts and crafts, the Downtown Delray Beach Craft Festival is a great example. The Daytona Health and Senior Expo is a favorite for the senior set and bike enthusiasts will love the Mad Beach Spring Bike Fest on Madeira Beach featuring every kind of bike imaginable. Other Florida events like Tampa Bay's Gasparilla Pirate's Fest involve many attractions including food, music, parades, and even a pirate invasion. Festivals are a favorite activity all over the state of Florida.