March Events and Festivals in Florida

March is the perfect month to be out going to events in Florida. It’s not too hot yet, but it’s not usually cold either, so head out to one of the many exciting events happening this month.

Theme Parks

There are two big theme park events going on right now. Check them out for delicious food and a unique time at a familiar park.

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Seven Seas Food Festival


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Spring Festivals

Spring starts this month, celebrate the changing of the seasons at these fun Florida festivals:

Spring Garden Festival

Springtime Tallahassee

Strawberry and Blueberry Harvest Festivals

It’s strawberry and blueberry season here in Florida, and there are plenty of festivals celebrating some of our favorite fruits. Florida is one of the top strawberry and blueberry states, so get them while they’re fresh at these events:

Florida Strawberry Festival

Floral City Strawberry Festival

Florida Blueberry Festival

Seafood Festivals

Seafood festivals are another big trend in Florida during the month of March. Of course Florida is a state of delicious seafood, so visit any of these events to try it while it’s at its most fresh

Grant Seafood Festival

St. Petersburg Seafood & Music Festival

Fort Myers Beach Lions Club Shrimp Festival

Marathon Seafood Festival

Lions Seafood Festival

Marco Island Seafood and Music Festival

Dania Beach Arts and Seafood Celebration

Other Food Events

As always, there are tons of great food events happening throughout Florida even if you aren’t a seafood fan. Here are some of the best ones:

Taste of Oviedo

Hogtown Craft Beer Festival

Suncoast BBQ & Bluegrass Bash

Beard in Baldwin Food and Wine Festival

World Food Festival

International Cuban Sandwich Art and Food Festival

Art Festivals

Art festivals are a super fun way to get out of the house in the gorgeous Florida Spring weather. Here are some you should definitely check out:

Gasparilla Festival of the Arts

The Lake Mary Heathrow Festival of the Arts

The Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival

Looking for something different?

There are tons of unique events and festivals in March if none of the above events are for you. These are the ones you don’t want to miss:

Miami Film Festival

Orlando Home and Garden Show

Swamp Fest

Carnaval Miami

Pensacola Mardi Gras

Sanibel Music Festival

The Gulf Coast Renaissance Faire and Pirate Festival

Sanibel Shell Festival

Celtic Music & Heritage Festival

Winter Park Book Festival

Spring Spooky Empire



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Florida Events strives to provide the most comprehensive Event & Festival listings in Florida. This column includes events, festivals, fairs, parades, holiday happenings, conventions and big events from around the state including all regions in Florida. The events listed may change without notice. Please check the event website for up to date information. Corrections or additions let us know at [email protected]