Get ready to dive into an exciting array of vibrant and fun-filled Fall festivals that are taking over the sunny state of Florida in 2023! Here’s a rundown of these events which are all contributing to the fabulous “Fall Festival” vibe of Florida:
- Epcot International Food and Wine Festival, Orlando:
This is a Fall festival like no other! Over 35 global marketplaces are bustling with exotic delicacies from every corner of the globe. An incredible mix of culinary demonstrations, celebrity chefs, and fantastic concerts are the cherry on top. This grand event is taking place from July 27 to November 18, 2023! See what’s cooking this year. Orlando is just a brisk 2-hour drive away from Fleming Island, perfect for day trippers ready for a food-filled adventure!
- Annual Oktoberfest, Lake Worth:Fall Festival time in Lake Worth has a German twist, filled with delectable food, imported beers, and energetic live entertainment. From October 13th-15th and October 20th – 22nd, 2023, it’s a Fall festival the whole family can enjoy. Find out more here. About 4.5 hours by car from Fleming Island, Lake Worth’s Oktoberfest is well worth the journey for a dose of German culture and fun!
- Pensacola Seafood Festival, Pensacola:
A Fall Festival that combines the finest arts and crafts with mouth-watering seafood. This coastal feast is taking place from September 29 to October 1, 2023. Catch the details here. Brace yourself for a 5-hour drive to Pensacola, a seafood lover’s paradise nestled in the gorgeous panhandle of Florida.
- Fall Festival at Flamingo Road Nursery, Davie: The epitome of a Fall Festival, with a tropical twist. With cornstalks, hay bales, pumpkins, and scarecrows, it’s autumn in the tropics from the end of September to the first week of November. More details here. Situated in South Florida, Davie is approximately a 5-hour drive from Fleming Island, a reasonable journey for a unique Fall festival experience in the tropics!
- Sweet Season Farm, Milton: This Fall Festival is the perfect rural getaway with a corn maze, pumpkin patch, hayride, and unique attractions. The festivities are running on select dates from September 30 – November 5th, 2023. Get the scoop here. A 5-hour drive west from Fleming Island will get you to the delightful Fall festivities of Sweet Season Farm in Milton.
- Scott’s Maze Adventures, Mount Dora: This is a Fall Festival with a country charm, featuring a 7-acre cornfield maze, hayrides, and a fresh produce market. The Market is opening on September 27th, 2023, and the Corn Maze event is on October 1st-2nd, 2023. Dig into the details here. A trip to Scott’s Maze Adventures in Mount Dora takes about 2.5 hours by car, a short journey for an unforgettable Fall festival experience in the country!
- Winter Park Autumn Art Festival, Winter Park: A Fall Festival with a creative touch. Local artists are displaying their work, alongside live entertainment and children’s art activities. The event is taking place on October 7 & 8, 2023. Find out more. Winter Park is a mere 2 hours drive from Fleming Island, making it a fantastic choice for art enthusiasts looking for a local Fall festival experience.
- Chalk Festival, Venice:
This Fall Festival is transforming the pavement into a canvas for 3D illusions and fine art installations. Artists from around the globe are creating stunning pieces from Jan 1st – Dec 31st, 2023 Learn more here. Expect around a 4-hour drive to Venice, where you’ll be blown away by the exceptional 3D chalk art at their renowned art festival!
FLORIDA FALL FESTIVALS & PUMPKIN PATCHES