Annual Floral City Strawberry Festival, Floral City, Florida
Saturday, March 7, 2015 & Sunday, March 8, 2015
Red, edible and oh so delicious. They’re the staple in so many of our favorite sweets: shortcake, ice cream, pie and jelly. Strawberries of course! Floral City, Florida loves them SO berry much; they decided they needed their very own celebratory festival!
The Annual Floral City Strawberry Festival is coming up! Come and enjoy delicious barbeque, turkey legs, funnel cakes, yummy local seafood and of course just about everything strawberry including the most coveted Strawberry Shortcake. On Saturday, March 1st and Sunday, March 2nd head on down to Floral Park for this fun-filled festival which boasts over 125 vendors this year! Don’t forget to book your rooms today at our beautifully renovated Quality Inn Conference Center at Citrus Hills, Florida. We are just a mere 10 miles from the festival venue!
Looking for that one-of-a-kind piece of art? Treat yourself to everything from pottery to photography. There are so many amazing items you will find when you venture on down to the Floral City Strawberry Festival: pottery, copper art, hand sewn items, woodcraft, acrylics, photography and many other handmade/handcrafted items.
Ferris Farms will be on-hand with half flats and full flats of delicious Florida strawberries! Support this locally owned farm and buy a flat while you enjoy the festival. Ferris Farms has been in business within Citrus County for 75 years!
Children’s activities such as the Miss Strawberry Pageant, face painting and live entertainment will continue throughout the day. After you enjoy the festivities retreat back to our cozy Quality Inn Conference Center at Citrus Hills, Florida and take a dip in our heated outdoor swimming pool! Book your room today at our Floral City, Florida hotel.
Saturday, March 7 – 9am to 5pm
Sunday, March 8 – 9am to 4pm
Parking is limited at the festival site. Shuttle service is provided from the Citrus County Fairgrounds for $1 per person. Admission to the festival is $4 per adult. Children 12 and under are free.
By Michelle Berlin