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Planning a visit to Florida? Or maybe you're a local that's just looking for what's going on. Here's a sampling of some of the popular local events in the state.
Southwest Florida Gulf Coast Events
Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures Join in on one of Captain Steve’s tours for a unique view of the Everglades. There are many different types of tours and he is fairly flexible, just ask. Tour times vary.
Corey Billie's Airboat Rides Take a tour through the Everglades on an Airboat with a native Seminole as your guide. Check for a convenient tour time that suits you.
Naples Trolley Tours Hop onto a vintage trolley for a one-of-a-kind narrated tour of Naples. Tours depart daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
American Sand Sculpring Championships Head down to Fort Myers Beach and watch as it is turned into a magnificent art gallery. Event times vary.
Jacksonville & Northeast Florida Events
4th Annual North Florida YogaFest Join the group yoga class at the Riverside Arts Market amphitheater and browse through booths by studio owners, instructors, and fellow enthusiasts. The meditation begins at 10 a.m.
Tallahassee & North Central Florida Events
St. Marks Stone Crab Festival Enjoy live music, art, and fresh crabs in St. Marks. Event times vary.
Downtown Festival and Art Show Wander through Downtown Gainesville and immerse yourself in art from all over the country. There will be physical art such as sculptures and paintings as well as artists performing beautiful dances or music. The festivities run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.
Orlando & Central Florida Events
Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Experience food and wine from all around the world while walking around Epcot.
Leesburg Fine Arts Fest Explore the many different booths displaying unique works of art. It starts at 10 a.m.
SeaWorld's Halloween Spooktacular Put on your costume and watch special Halloween shows. Check for event times.
Pensacola & the Florida Panhandle Events
Panama City Friday Fest
Held on the first Friday of each month in downtown Panama City, Friday Fest features a car show parade, late hours for shops and restaurants, and over 50 food vendors along Harrison Avenue.
Pensacola Seafood Festival
Guests in downtown Pensacola treat their taste buds to hundreds of dishes from vendors. Explore gumbo, crab, shrimp, grilled conch, and more.
38th Annual Boggy Bayou Mullet Festival Fun for the entire family with many different food concessions and fun in Niceville. Event times vary.
Tallahassee Greek Food Festival
Reflecting one of Tallahassee's many diverse cultures, this Greek food festival includes gourmet food, folk music, costumed traditions, and public dancing under Greek tunes.
Florida Seafood Festival
Held in Apalachicola, this premiere seafood festival features delicious dishes, musical entertainment, parade, eating contests, and a 5K run.
Sopchoppy Worm Gruntin' Festival!
Games and contests take over the downtown streets of Sopchoppy. The events start at 7 a.m. with a 5K run.
Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival
Pirates descend onto Fort Walton Beach for three days of plundering, torchlight parades, fireworks, and a family-friendly festival filled with activities and good food.
Tampa & West Central Florida Events
Chillin Music Fest Curits Hixon Park in the heart of Tampa fills with multiple stages of music, great food and drinks, and an unbeatable atmosphere from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
South Florida & the Keys Events
Ford EcoBoost 400 Watch as Jeff Gordon defends his title at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Art Basel View art from all around the world at Miami Beach. Times vary.
East Central Florida Events
22nd Annual Biketoberfest A international festival full of motorcycle races, charity rides, and fun events that accompany street fairs. Event times vary.
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