As one of the world's top tourist destinations, Florida features an abundance of things to do. Every month, Florida's calender is packed with a diverse slate of activities, including quirky folk festivals, exciting sports events, spectacular parades and more. People rarely need to ask about what's happening in Florida; it's harder to decide between events in Florida than find them.
- Name of location WEST PALM BEACH, FL
This annual craft show, held in May, began in 1982 along the Florida waterfront. Hundreds of thousands of visitors come to the festival to listen to live bands and to view and purchase art. The festival lasts for several days and offers three stages.
- Name of location Saint Augustine, FL
Over 40 acoustic folk singers provide performances during the first weekend in May at the local outdoor amphitheater. The event provides visitors with the opportunity to step back in time when music not only provided an ex<x>pression of emotion, but also told a story.
- Name of location JACKSONVILLE, FL
Each spring one of America's biggest jazz festivals has been held in Jacksonville since 1979. Past musicians featured at the festival include Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins and Natalie Cole. Guests will also have the opportunity to get up close with various jazz exhibits.
- Name of location KEY WEST, FL
Each July, bookworms from all across the world attend Hemingway Days in Florida. Many Hemingway fans dress up as the author in an effort to win a look-alike contest. Many bars also offer music and drink specials to honor the writer.
- Name of location MIAMI, FL
The annual event provides consumers and retailers with the opportunity of viewing the latest products available on the market. Spanning from the end of August into the first week in September, designers and manufacturers display a wide range of exhibits from appliances and furnishings to d ©cor ideas for home interiors and exteriors.