The month of February might be the shortest in number of days; however, it’s not short-lived when it comes to 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 all about them in the comments.

Fairs and Festivals in February

Feb. 1, 2018: 9th annual Flavors of Boca Raton
Palm Beach County, Boca Raton


Feb. 2-10, 2018: DeSoto County Fair & Livestock Show
DeSoto County, Arcadia

Feb. 2-4, 2018: Wine Weekend St. Pete
Pinellas County, St. Petersburg

Feb. 8-19, 2018: Florida State Fair
Hillsborough County, Tampa

Feb. 9-11, 2018: Seminole Tribal Fair & Pow Wow
Broward County, Hollywood

Feb. 9-11, 2018: Everglades Seafood Festival
Collier County, Everglades City

Feb. 9-11, 2018: 19th annual South Florida Garlic Festival
Palm Beach County, Delray Beach

Feb. 9-11, 2018: 28th annual Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards Winefest
Lake County, Clermont

Feb. 9-17, 2018: Highlands County Fair
Highlands County, Sebring

Feb. 10, 2018: New Smyrna Beach Gumbo Festival
Volusia County, New Smyrna Beach

Feb. 10, 2018: Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival — Fort Lauderdale
Broward County, Fort Lauderdale

Feb. 10, 2018: fourth annual Taste of Okeechobee
Okeechobee County, Okeechobee

Feb. 10, 2018: Taste of New Orleans Blues & Brews Festival
St. Lucie County, Fort Pierce

Feb. 10-11, 2018: 9th annual Marine Flea Market and Seafood Festival
Palm Beach County, West Palm Beach

Feb. 10-11, 2018: Clearwater Sea-Blues Music Festival
Pinellas County, Clearwater

Feb. 11, 2018: Wine & Chocolate Festival
Hillsborough County, Tampa

Feb. 11, 2018: 22nd annual Forgotten Coast Chef’s Sampler
Franklin County, Apalachicola

Feb. 13-18, 2018: Hendry County Fair and Livestock Show
Hendry County, Clewiston

Feb. 15-18, 2018: Port Canaveral Seafood & Music Festival
Brevard County, Cape Canaveral

Feb. 16-17, 2018: 29th annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival
Okaloosa County, Destin

Feb. 16-Apr. 15, 2018: SeaWorld Seven Seas Food Festival
Orange County, Orlando

Feb. 17, 2018: Bonita Brew Fest
Lee County, Bonita Springs

Feb. 17: Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival — Tampa
Hillsborough County, Tampa

Feb. 17, 2018: fifth annual Field-to-Fork Farm Dinner
Lake County, Mt. Dora

Feb. 17, 2018: annual Orlando Chili Cook-Off
Orange County, Orlando

Feb. 17-18, 2018: Cortez Commercial Fishing Festival
Manatee County, Cortez

Feb. 17-24, 2018: Hardee County Fair
Hardee County, Wauchula

Feb. 19-25, 2018: 71st annual Pasco County Fair
Pasco County, Dade City

Feb. 21-25, 2018: South Beach Food & Wine Festival
Miami-Dade County, Miami

Feb. 22-25, 2018: 7th Annual 30A Wine Festival
Walton County, Alys Beach

Feb. 22-Mar. 4, 2018: 94th annual Southwest Florida and Lee County Fair
Lee County, North Fort Myers

Feb. 22-Mar. 4, 2018: St. Lucie County Fair
St. Lucie County, Fort Pierce

Feb. 23-25, 2018: 78th annual Orange Blossom Festival, Parade & Rodeo
Broward County, Davie

Feb. 24, 2018: 16th annual Butterfly Festival
Broward County, Coconut Creek

Feb. 24, 2018: fifth annual Riverside Craft Beer Festival
Duval County, Jacksonville

Feb. 24, 2018: Beertopia
Sarasota County, Sarasota

Feb. 24-25, 2018: 52nd annual Swamp Cabbage Festival
Hendry County, LaBelle

Feb. 24-25, 2018: Southwest Florida Heritage Festival
Sarasota County, Sarasota

Feb. 24-25, 2018: Lake Worth Street Painting Festival
Palm Beach County, Lake Worth

Feb. 25, 2018: Pinellas County Eco Fun Festival
Pinellas County, Clearwater

Feb. 25, 2018: Tampa Bay Jewish Food Festival
Pinellas County, Clearwater

Feb. 28-May 28, 2018: Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival
Orange County, Lake Buena Vista

Ongoing celebrations:
Jan. 26-Feb. 4: Charlotte County Fair
Charlotte County, Port Charlotte