Florida Strawberry Festival

Florida Strawberry Festival

Florida Strawberry Festival Schedule

Strawberries and sunshine, that timeless combination that doesn't get old no matter how old you are, as it's a brilliant elixir that is a guarantee to put a smile on your face. Each year in Plant City, Florida, the Florida Strawberry Festival is absolutely loaded with excitement and activities, as this is a festival that routinely draws thousands of people from all over the state and country. As soon as you're there soaking up the vibes of a one-of-a-kind festival, you'll understand loud and clear what all the excitement is about surrounding this highly touted event that is sure to be the talk of the town.

Come out to the Florida Strawberry Festival and you never know what you're going to find, as it's a combination of so many different activities that it might just make your head spin – in a good way. Founded in 1930 by the Lions Club, this is a festival that has grown and grown over the years until it became nothing shy of a staple of the local community around Plant City, a wonderful place that you'll have to see first-hand to truly appreciate.


Florida Strawberry Festival Trivia

Did you know that the Florida Strawberry Festival routinely brings in a half a million people?

That's not a misprint either, as this is an event that brings in people from all over the place for a one-of-a-kind event that is always finding new things to entertain everyone. As a unique flea market-style festival, you can find a little something for anybody, which is why it's always a good idea to put down the remote, get off the couch and get ready to see an amazing festival that you'll be talking about long after it's all over. Just make sure you don't miss out on the strawberry shortcake.


Florida Strawberry Festival Background

Whether it's the beauty pageant, the world famous shortcake, the Person of the Year award or any of the other amazing activities that you might find at the Florida Strawberry Festival, this is a great festival that you'll be talking about long after it's all over. Once you're there in the middle of the buzz of the crowd, you'll understand loud and clear why this festival has become a staple of the local community – and that's not likely to change any time in the near future. There is nothing quite like a unique festival that brings together the camaraderie, as you'll end up with an experience that you won't soon forget.


Plant City, Florida

Just a short drive away from Tampa, Fort Myers and Orlando, Plant City is one of those little Floridian towns that you don't want to skip if you're ever in the area. It may not be the biggest city in the world, but that's what makes it the perfect fit for the Florida Strawberry Festival and a great place to draw in people by the tens of thousands for a unique eexperience that you will be buzzing about well after the final event. Though you might think this one is named after a horticultural event, but it's actually named for Henry B. Plant, who revolutionized the area a railroad that helped transform the entire lower part of Florida. These days, Plant City is mainly known for its scenic beauty and for its strawberry festival, making it the perfect pace for a little getaway that is sure to be an uplifting event like none other.


Festival Experience

There has never been a better time to head out to a great festival loaded with moments that you'll be talking about well after it's over. Sure, there are plenty of ways to listen to be entertained these days, but it's a completely different experience to actually be there so you can feel the pulse of the crowd and delve into the many different events that go down at the Florida Strawberry Festival. The festival experience is nothing short of unbelievable, as any Florida Strawberry Festival fan can attest, but it's still something that you have to get immersed in if you want to truly appreciate.

And that's what's so extra special about the Florida Strawberry Festival. We all know that there are countless reasons to stay inside, to do a little extra bit of work or to just watch your favorite team on TV and to call it a day. But the much better play is to make plans to get out to the Florida Strawberry Festival, where you'll feel the buzz of an unbelievable event that might just make you feel like a kid again. With more than 80 years of experience entertaining the masses, the Florida Strawberry Festival has grown to the point where it simply has no match on the fruit-based festival circuit, making it always a good idea to take a look at the list of activities and start making your plans to join in the excitement.

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