Florida Fairs & Festivals in August

The month of August is a time to brave high temperatures and to enjoy the wide variety of Florida fairs and festivals that take place throughout the state. From North Florida to South, from East Coast to West, it doesn’t matter where you are in the Sunshine State: During August, there’s something to interest everyone. What are your favorite Florida fairs and festivals this month? Did we miss an August celebration? Tell us about it in the comments.

Florida Fairs & Festivals in August 2018

Aug. 1-7, 2018: Second annual Dine Out Downtown Delray Restaurant Week
Palm Beach County, Delray Beach


Aug. 1-Sept. 30, 2018: Miami Spice
Miami-Dade County, Miami

Aug. 4, 2018: 49th annual Wausau Possum Festival
Washington County, Wausau

Aug. 4-5, 2018: 15th annual Kingfish Shootout
Franklin County, Carrabelle

Aug. 4-11, 2018: Fourth annual Main Streets Restaurant Week
Orange County, Orlando

Aug. 5, 2018: Inaugural South Beach Mango Festival
Miami-Dade County, Miami Beach

Aug. 9-12, 2018: 22nd annual Key West Lobsterfest
Monroe County, Key West

Aug. 10-12, 2018: 24th annual Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards Harvest Grape Stomping Festival
Lake County, Clermont

Aug. 10-12, 2018: Ninth annual Orlando Fall Home & Garden Show
Orange County, Orlando

Aug. 11, 2018: Jacksonville Caribbean Carnival
Duval County, Jacksonville

Aug. 11, 2018: 18th annual Henscratch Farms Grape Stomp Festival
Highlands County, Lake Placid

Aug. 18, 2018: Incredible Duck Race
Hillsborough County, Tampa

Aug. 17-Oct. 31, 2018: Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party
Orange County, Orlando

Aug. 18, 2018: Jacksonville Honey Bee Festival
Duval County, Jacksonville

Aug. 18-19, 2018: Florida Kids & Family Expo
Orange County, Orlando

Aug. 19, 2018: Winestock: A Day of Peace, Music and Wine
St. Lucie County, Fort Pierce

Aug. 25, 2018: Florida A & M University’s 18th annual Grape Harvest Festival
Leon County, Tallahassee

Aug. 25, 2018: Eighth annual Great St. Pete Cupcake Contest
Pinellas County, St. Petersburg

Aug. 25, 2018: Wine & All That Jazz
Palm Beach County, Boca Raton

Aug. 25-26, 2018: Fourth annual Mount Dora Seafood Festival
Lake County, Mount Dora

Aug. 30-Sept. 3, 2018: Ninth annual Key West BrewFest
Monroe County, Key West

Aug. 30-Nov. 12, 2018: Epcot International Food & Wine Festival
Orange County, Orlando

Aug. 31-Sept. 2, 2018: 27th annual Greek Festival
Okaloosa County, Fort Walton Beach

Ongoing celebrations

July 31-Aug. 4, 2018: Sarasota Slam Fishing Tournament
Sarasota County, Sarasota