The month of February is the shortest in number of days; however, it’s not short when it comes to the number of celebrations! The final full month of winter marks the beginnings of county fairs and boasts a variety of other entertainment and culinary offerings.

What are your favorite fairs and festivals in February? Tell us about them in the comments.

Fairs and Festivals in February

Feb. 1-3, 2019: Wine Weekend St. Pete
Pinellas County, St. Petersburg


Feb. 1-9, 2019: DeSoto County Fair & Livestock Show
DeSoto County, Arcadia

Feb. 1-10, 2019: Charlotte County Fair
Charlotte County, Port Charlotte

Feb. 2, 2019: Bonita Brew Fest
Lee County, Bonita Springs

Feb. 7, 2019: 10th Annual Flavors of Boca Raton
Palm Beach County, Boca Raton

Feb. 7-18, 2019: Florida State Fair
Hillsborough County, Tampa

Feb. 8-10, 2019: 48th Annual Seminole Tribal Fair & Pow Wow
Broward County, Hollywood

Feb. 8-10, 2019: Everglades Seafood Festival
Collier County, Everglades City

Feb. 8-10, 2019: 29th Annual Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards Winefest
Lake County, Clermont

Feb. 8-16, 2019: Highlands County Fair
Highlands County, Sebring

Feb. 9-10, 2019: 20th Annual South Florida Garlic Festival
Palm Beach County, suburban Lake Worth

Feb. 9-10, 2019: 5th Annual Taste of Okeechobee
Okeechobee County, Okeechobee

Feb. 9-May 5, 2019: SeaWorld Seven Seas Food Festival
Orange County, Orlando

Feb. 10, 2019: 23rd Annual Forgotten Coast Chef’s Sampler
Franklin County, Apalachicola

Feb. 10, 2019: Wine & Chocolate Festival
Hillsborough County, Tampa

Feb. 12-17, 2019: Hendry County Fair and Livestock Show
Hendry County, Clewiston

Feb. 15-16, 2019: 30th Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival
Okaloosa County, Destin

Feb. 16, 2019: Florida Craft Brew & Wingfest
Indian River County, Vero Beach

Feb. 16, 2019: Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival — Tampa
Hillsborough County, Tampa

Feb. 16, 2019: 10th Annual Orlando Chili Cook-Off
Orange County, Orlando

Feb. 16-17, 2019: 10th Annual Marine Flea Market and Seafood Festival
Palm Beach County, West Palm Beach

Feb. 16-17, 2019: Cortez Commercial Fishing Festival
Manatee County, Cortez

Feb. 16-23, 2019: Hardee County Fair
Hardee County, Wauchula

Feb. 18-24, 2019: 72nd Annual Pasco County Fair
Pasco County, Dade City

Feb. 20-24, 2019: South Beach Food & Wine Festival
Miami-Dade County, Miami

Feb. 20-24, 2019: 7th Annual 30A Wine Festival
Walton County, Alys Beach

Feb. 22-Mar. 3, 2019: St. Lucie County Fair
St. Lucie County, Fort Pierce

Feb. 23, 2019: 5th Annual Field-to-Fork Farm Dinner
Lake County, Mt. Dora

Feb. 23, 2019: 17th Annual Butterfly Festival
Broward County, Coconut Creek

Feb. 23, 2019: 6th Annual Riverside Craft Beer Festival
Duval County, Jacksonville

Feb. 23, 2019: Beertopia
Sarasota County, Sarasota

Feb. 23, 2019: 53rd Annual Swamp Cabbage Festival
Hendry County, LaBelle

Feb. 23, 2019: Southwest Florida Heritage Festival
Sarasota County, Sarasota

Feb. 23-24, 2019: 79th Annual Orange Blossom Festival, Parade & Rodeo
Broward County, Davie

Feb. 23-24, 2019: Clearwater Sea-Blues Music Festival
Pinellas County, Clearwater

Feb. 23-24, 2019: Lake Worth Street Painting Festival
Palm Beach County, Lake Worth

Feb. 24, 2019: Tampa Bay Jewish Food Festival
Pinellas County, Clearwater

Feb. 28-Mar. 10, 2019: 95th Annual Southwest Florida and Lee County Fair
Lee County, North Fort Myers

Ongoing celebrations:

Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 2019: Polk County Youth Fair
Polk County

Jan. 18-Feb. 3, 2019: 106th Annual South Florida Fair
Palm Beach County, West Palm Beach