The I Like it HOT! Festival - Largo, FL - Sep 9 to Sep 10, 2023
The largest gourmet spicy food show in Florida. Sample and purchase hundreds of spicy foods from around Florida.
SWFL Steam Con - Cape Coral, FL - Sep 16 to Sep 16, 2023
Experience the world of steampunk at SWFL Steam Con. Stroll through the halls in your steampunk finery, or modern day duds and enter a world where the Victorian Era, Industrial Revolution, and fantasy collide. Meet authors, cosplay performers and artists, and other steampunk enthusiasts, plus musicians, vendors, crafters, and activities and contests in a one-day event
Clearwater Super Boat and Seafood Festival - Clearwater, FL - Sep 22 to Sep 24, 2023
Last year over 180,000 people filled the beaches and shores of the 2.5 mile race course, including those on over 2500 boats, as they watched super boats race each other over the three-day festival.
German American Society of Pinellas Oktoberfest - Pinellas Park, FL - Sep 29 to Oct 7, 2023
Weekends. Fun for the whole familyincluding learning to dance like a German, German food and beer, vendors, keg tapping, parade of flags, bier stein hoisting competition, live music and more. For our youngsters, there’s always a Kiddie Corner with things to keep the children busy for a while.
Cooterfest – Inverness Country Jam - Inverness, FL - Oct 7 to Oct 8, 2023
New for this year, a focus on country music for Cooter Fest
Oktoberfest Tampa - Tampa, FL - Oct 13 to Oct 15, 2023
Keg tapping on Friday. Over 20 games including Oktoberfest Olympiad, keg toss, stein holding, carry the wench and corn hole. German beer, food and live music (including lots of polka). Admission is $10 for one day or $25 for the weekend with a VIP pass available and free general admission to Armed Forces members with ID.
Oktoberfest on the Beach - Indian Rocks Beach, FL - Oct 14 to Oct 14, 2023
Annual Oktoberfest with live music and dancing, art exhibit, and contests for stein carrying and keg throwing. Kinder fest has bounce house, face painting, clown, balloon artist and arts & crafts booths. Free admission. Location: Kolb Park, Indian Rocks Beach, FL 33785
Our Lady of Lourdes Fall Festival - Dunedin, FL - Oct 19 to Oct 22, 2023
Dozens of rides for all ages, games, music, $3,000 raffle, flea market and more, with free admission and free parking.
Clearwater Jazz Holiday - Clearwater, FL - Oct 19 to Oct 22, 2023
A diverse lineup of musical styles including smooth jazz, swing and more enjoyed over four days and nights.
Top of the Bay Oktoberfest - Tampa, FL - Oct 20 to Oct 22, 2023
The Upper Tampa Bay Chamber Oktoberfest located at Tampa Bay Downs. German food, beer, arts and crafts, carnival, and contests including keg toss, stein holding and barrel rolling. Live music and dancing. Join 20,000 visitors to this long running tradition. Admission is $5. Kids and Military ID get in for free.
Tierra Verde Fall Festival - Saint Petersburg, FL - Oct 22 to Oct 22, 2023
Live music, chili cook off, halloween costume contest, kids corner and more
Wesley Chapel Fall Festival - Wesley Chapel, FL - Oct 28 to Oct 29, 2023
Carnival with rides, live music, food, a business expo, pumpkin patch, petting zoo, arts and crafts, pageant, and pet adoptions. Admission is free (rides not included). Hosted by the Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce.
Tampa Bay Times Turkey Trot - Clearwater, FL - Nov 23 to Nov 23, 2023
5K and 1 mile on Thanksgiving morning
Tampa Turkey Gobble - Tampa, FL - Nov 23 to Nov 23, 2023
Starting from humble beginnings 10+ years ago, when a group of joggers met at the Downtown YMCA to run before starting their Thanksgiving Day festivities, this once small gathering has turned into a cherished Tampa tradition. Now, the Tampa Turkey Gobble (Formerly known as the Goody Goody Turkey Gobble) transcends generations of participants as they gather to celebrate the holiday with families, friends and co-workers while furthering the cause of the Tampa YMCA to strengthen the foundations of community through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
Wiregrass Turkey Trot - Wesley Chapel, FL - Nov 23 to Nov 23, 2023
The Wiregrass Turkey Trot will be held on Thanksgiving morning at the Shops at Wiregrass. Registrants will experience all the fun, frolic and benefits you’ve come to expect since 2013.
Waterset Turkey Trot - Apollo Beach, FL - Nov 23 to Nov 23, 2023
Thanksgiving morning. Proceeds of the Turkey Trot will benefit our local schools: Doby Elementary, Eisenhower Middle School and East Bay High School. Chip timed, flat course 5K