July Events

Here's what's happening in Florida this month. 

June 19 - July 2, 2022

Location: St. Augustine Cathedral Basilica, St. Augustine, Florida

The St. Augustine Music Festival boasts itself as the largest FREE classical musical festival in the U.S. Founded in 2007 to celebrate the history and rich cultural of the Nation's Oldest City through classical music. Enjoy world-class musicians and amazing performances. 

June 30 - July 4, 2022

Location: Key West, Florida

Celebrating the citrus that is part of Key West culture, the Key Lime. Celebrate 4 days of culinary events for every taste and lots of Key West style fun. The event ends with a fireworks display on July 4th. 

July 2-4, 2022

Location: Panama City Beach, Florida

There are tons of ways to celebrate Independence Day in Panama City Beach! With multiple fireworks shows on different night, a summer concert series show, and so much more, there is something for everyone to enjoy!

July 3, 2022

Location: Inverness, Florida

Patriotic Evening will continue its tradition of booming in the day before the fourth at 9 p.m.

Because the City’s waterfront parks Wallace Books and Liberty are undergoing major construction and are currently closed, there will not be an accompanying festival. All are encouraged to find a comfortable spot, nook, blanket, car seat, boat seat or pub seat of their choice to watch the firework spectacular over Lake Henderson. Please be respectful of private property and public spaces when finding your viewing spot. 

 

July 3, 2022

Location: Riverfront Park, Apalachicola, Florida

Celebrate Independence Day one day early with food and beverages, a parade, free ice cream, a veteran’s tribute, and more!

July 3, 2022

Location: University of Florida Bandshell, Gainesville, Florida

One of the biggest parties in Gainesville, this evening of amazing live music and fireworks is presented by WUFT-TV and WUFT-FM. 

July 3, 2022

Location: Crane's Roost Park, Altamonte Springs, Florida

This is one of the best Independence Parties in Central Florida hosted by The City of Altamonte Springs and XL 106.7 FM. It features tons of amazing music by popular music artists, plus great food and fireworks you don't want to miss!

July 4th

Location: Baldwin Park, Orlando, Florida

This family friendly Independence Day Celebration has a little bit of something for everyone. It features a showcase of artisans and craftsman with works for sale, lots of food and drink, and plenty of entertainment that ends with a firework show!

July 4th

Location: Cotanchobee Park, Tampa, Florida

Dress patriotic for this fun, free celebration of Independence Day. Entertainment, food, costume contests, and so much more help to make this a celebration unlike any other!

July 4th

Location: Bayfront Park, Miami, Florida

This event is home to the largest fireworks display in Miami as well as 4th of July activities for people of all ages, food, and so much more!

July 4th

Location: A1A and Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida

This free Independence Day celebration features live bands, a kids zone, beach games, contests, family activities and a dazzling fireworks display!

July 4th

Location: Sanibel Island, Florida

Enjoy Sanibel Island's amazing fireworks show from out in the waters of San Carlos Bay. Viewing the fireworks from the water will give you a uniquely Florida Independence Day celebration.

July 4, 2022

Location: Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Sarasota, Florida

Enjoy the beauty of the gardens along with live music, entertainment for people of all ages, and delicious food. The night ends with a fireworks show unlike any other!

July 4th

Location: Cape Coral Parkway, Cape Coral, Florida

Enjoy one of Southwest Florida's best fireworks displays as well as tons of food, entertainment, and activities at this fun Independence Day celebration!

July 4, 2022

Location: Waterfront Park, Clermont, Florida

Celebrate Independence Day in style at Waterfront Park for a fun-filled day the whole family will enjoy! It features Americana activities and a firework finish!

July 4, 2022

Location: Delray Beach, Florida

Head to Delray Beach for one of the best Independence Day celebrations in Florida! It features a sand castle contest, tons of great entertainment, local vendors to browse, and lots of other entertainment.

July 4th

Location: Lake Eola Park, Orlando, Florida

Celebrate Independence Day in the heart of Orlando at this fun event! Here you will find a kids play area, live music, a beer garden, lots of great food, and a spectacular firework finish!

July 4th

Location: Fisherman's Village, Punta Gorda, Florida

The most unique part of this Independence Day celebration is the popular Freedom swim, a group activity that could only happen here in Florida! Afterwards you can enjoy food, drinks, and activities while you wait for the fireworks.

July 4th

Location: Downtown Fort Myers Beach, Florida

This fun Independence Day celebration kicks off with a parade in the morning and ends with a dramatic fireworks show at night. The rest of the day can be filled with patriotic activities, delicious food, and live music!

July 4, 2022

Location: Cocoa Riverfront Park, Cocoa, Florida

Enjoy amazing music and a brilliant fireworks show from Brevard's beautiful park along the Indian River. Vendors will be there to sell food and beverages.

July 4th

Location: Naples Pier, Naples, Florida

Check out the Independence Day fireworks all along Naples Pier. The amazing fireworks display is musically choreographed to patriotic selections for a unique experience.

July 4th

Location: Navarre Beach Park, Navarre, Florida

Start your holiday with a Picnic in the Park featuring local food trucks. Following this a children's parade and a military tribute show will lead up to the nighttime fireworks show.

July 4, 2022

Location: North Port High School, North Port, Florida

Celebrate Independence Day in style with lots of good food, entertainment, and of course a spectacular fireworks display!

July 4th

Location: Rockefeller Gardens and City Hall, Ormond Beach, Florida

Looking for fun for the whole family this Independence Day? Check out this fun-filled event that will feature Food, Fun, Festive Music & Fireworks!

July 4, 2022

Location: The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin, West Miramar Beach, Florida

Tons of fun activities for the whole family and live music kick off this fun Independence Day festival!

July 4, 2022

Location:  Seville Square, Pensacola, Florida

Head to Seville Square to see the largest fireworks display on the Gulf Coast! Plus you will find tons of free activities throughout the day for people of all ages.

July 4th, 2022

Location: Castillo de San Marcos,  St. Augustine, Florida

An unforgettable way to celebrate independence day featuring a live music concert and a spectacular fireworks display over the historic bayfront. "Fireworks Over the Matanzas" is one of the biggest and best fireworks displays on the East Coast.

July 6 - 9, 2022

Location: Gulfside Pavilion at Casino Beach, Pensacola Beach, Florida

Features the world-famous Blue Angels performing over Pensacola Beach on Santa Rosa Island.

July 8 - 10, 2022

Location: Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, Florida

This convention has something for every geek to love! Costume contests, video game tournaments, tons of entertainment, and so much more make this a one-of-a-kind experience.

July 9 - 10, 2022

Location: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Coral Gables, Florida

This is South Florida's chance to celebrate tropical fruits that do not usually get any recognition. It features the Mangos of Haiti and so many other tropical fruits that are hard to find anywhere else. Plus you will find mango and fruit trees for sale, classes on how to grow them, cooking demonstrations, mango tastings,  vendors with food and garden-related products, live music, activities for kids and so much more!

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Location: Fisherman's Village, Punta Gorda, Florida

Explore the world of cultural entertainment, arts & crafts, and food at this fun celebration of cultures around the world!

July 14 - November 19, 2022

Location: Epcot World Showcase, Walt Disney World

This is the event Floridians look forward to all year and people plan vacations around. Disney knows how to do Food & Wine and bring the flavors of the world to the countries in the World Showcase in Epcot. 

July 14 - 23, 2022

Location: Jim King Park and Boat Ramp, Jacksonville, Florida

One of the largest kingfish tournaments, includes live entertainment, food festival and much more. 

July 16-17, 2022

Location: Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa, Florida

Shark-Con is an event dedicated to raising awareness about shark and ocean conservation. This is the place to be if you love the ocean with a huge interactive exhibit from presenting sponsor The Florida Aquarium which includes games, trivia, and a shark tooth sand dig as well as exhibits from Busch Gardens and Clearwater Aquarium. 

July 19 - 24, 2022

Location: Key West, Florida

Famed author, Ernest Hemingway called Key West home for many years. The island celebrates his legacy each year on his birthday with look alike contests, prose and poetry readings, the “Running of the Bulls”, symposium presentations, a museum exhibit, and a three-day marlin tournament!

July 23 - August 14, 2022

Location: Miami, Florida

This is one of the only ballet festivals in the country! It is a great way to see artists from all over the world perform in some of Miami's best venues.

July 26 - 30, 2022

Location: Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Florida

This is the biggest lobster diving event of mini lobster season here in Florida. Join hundreds of other divers as they take place in the Bug Hunt and compete for prizes.

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Location: Lummus Park, Miami Beach, Florida

Delicious Mangos grow in South Florida during every summer, so this is the perfect time to celebrate them! By Mangos, eat mango desserts, and learn how to cook them while you enjoy tons of great music and ocean breezes.

July 29-31, 2022

Location: Stuart Park, Lake Placid, Florida

A caladium is a plant of the jack-in-the pulpit family known for its brilliant colors and large leaf shapes. This festival celebrates the plant as well as so much more of what this area has to offer. Check out its car show, Floral Arrangement Competition, Art & Craft booths, and so much more!

July 29 - 31, 2022

Location: Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, Florida

Fans of comic books, stories, art and pop-culture unite in Tampa Bay for this family friendly convention that features exhibitors, celebrities, cosplay and more. 

Florida Listings

Local place for both Vegans and people who eat meat. As seen on the Dancing Avocados Kitchen's website, it states this is where they come to eat in harmony.