Florida Fairs & Festivals in August

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

Florida Fairs & Festivals in August

Aug 1-5 Sarasota Slam Fishing Tournament, Sarasota County, Sarasota
Aug 1-7 Dine Out Downtown Delray Restaurant Week, Palm Beach County, Delray Beach
Aug 1-Sept 30 Miami Spice, Miami-Dade, Miami
Aug 4-12 Main Streets Restaurant Week, Orange County, Orlando
Aug 5 Wausau Possum Festival, Washington County, Wausau
Aug 5 Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Birthday Fish Fry, Alachua County, Cross Creek
Aug 5 Wheelin’ Dealin’ Food Truck Festival, Broward County, Dania Beach
Aug 5 Guided Tour at Kanapaha Botanical Gardens, Alachua County, Gainesville
Aug 5-6 Coral Gables Grill Fest, Miami-Dade, Coral Gables
Aug 5-6 2nd Annual JAXCOT: Jax Around the World, Duval County, Jacksonville Beach
Aug 10-13 21st Annual Key West Lobsterfest, Monroe County, Key West
Aug 12 The Incredible Duck Race, Hillsborough County, Tampa
Aug 12 Jacksonville Caribbean Carnival, Duval County, Jacksonville
Aug 12 17th Annual Henscratch Farms Grape Stomp Festival, Highlands County, Lake Placid
Aug 19 Craft Beer Bash, Palm Beach County, Palm Beach Gardens
Aug 19 7th Annual Great St. Pete Cupcake Contest, Pinellas County, St. Petersburg’s
Aug 19-20 23rd Annual Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards Harvest Grape Stomping Festival, Lake County, Clermont
Aug 19-20 Florida Kids & Family Expo, Orange County, Orlando
Aug 20 Winestock, St. Lucie County, Fort Pierce
Aug 25-27 Orlando Fall Home & Garden Show, Orange County, Orlando
Aug 25-Nov 1 Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, Orange County, Orlando
Aug 26 Wine & All that Jazz, Palm Beach County, Boca Raton
Aug 26-27 3rd Annual Mount Dora Seafood Festival, Lake County, Mount Dora
Aug 31-Nov 13 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, Orange County, Orlando