Strawberry Festival 2015

Posted at 10:56 pm on 02/08/2015

28th Annual Floral City Strawberry Festival 2014, Floral City, Florida
Saturday, March 7, 2015 & Sunday, March 8, 2015

They’re red. They’re edible and delicious. They’re the staple in so many of our favorite desserts: shortcake, ice cream, pie and jelly. They’re strawberries! Floral City, Florida loves them SO berry much, twenty seven years ago they decided they needed their very own festival!

The 28th Annual Floral City Strawberry Festival is almost upon us once again! This year the festival boasts 125 craft vendors, delicious barbeque, yummy local seafood and of course just about everything strawberry including the most coveted Strawberry Shortcake. Grab a funnel cake or a turkey leg and enjoy the festivities on March 7th and 8th!

This year you will find vendors with everything from pottery to photography. Here are just a few examples of the amazing items you will find when you venture on down to the Strawberry Festival: pottery, copper art, hand sewn items, woodcraft, acrylics, photography and many other handmade/handcrafted items. Treat yourself to a one-of-a-kind piece of art!

Ferris Farms, a locally owned citrus and strawberry provider, will be on-hand with half flats and full flats of delicious Florida strawberries! Support local farmers and businesses and buy a flat while you enjoy the festival.

Enjoy live entertainment throughout the day as well as activities for the kids such as the Miss Strawberry Pageant, face painting and so many more. After you enjoy the festivities retreat back to our comfy Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, Inverness-Lecanto, Florida and take a dip in our heated outdoor swimming pool! It’s the perfect ending to a fun-filled day for your little ones.

Book your room today at our beautiful, new Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, Inverness-Lecanto, Florida. Our Floral City-Inverness hotel is approximately 8 miles from the festival venue, and we include a delicious, full hot breakfast for our guests! What better way to begin your day?

Festival Hours: 
Saturday, March 7, 2014 – 9am to 5pm
Sunday, March 8, 2014 – 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.

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