About This Festival
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, midway rides, crafts, food and horticulture. One of the highlight events is the annual crowning of the Strawberry Queen and her Court. The Florida Strawberry Festival is also known around the United States for its all-star line-up of musical entertainment which features a nice mixture of stars old and new.