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It’s here! Food Fest! Your Complete Guide to Florida’s Food Festivals is the first book listing over 200 delicious Florida food celebrations—a scrumptious, year-round cornucopia. Now at your fingertips is the key to tantalizing food festivals, cook-offs, and “Taste Of” events. Something for everyone—“Seafood Fiesta,” “Carnivore’s Delight,” “Vegan’s Variety,” and more. All the information you need in 1 handy, easy-to-use book.

In Your Quick Reference to Delicious Delights, you’ll discover:

  • Unique and exciting food festivals—from frogs’ legs to sausage, catfish to crawfish, mangos to kumquats, flap jacks to chocolate! Every food imaginable plus tons of chili and barbecue cook-offs.
  • Rare events and competitions—attend “Garlic University,” enter a flapjack eating contest, or watch a hilarious pig chase!
  • Fun, kid-friendly activities—including carnival games, state-of-the-art rides, pageants, parades, and fireworks shows.
  • Low-cost ideas for entertaining guests—enjoy arts and crafts, antiques, farm equipment displays, and car shows.
  • Music galore—featuring a variety of local and national performers.
  • Adult amusements—savor sample tastes at beer and wine fests!
  • Helpful maps and directories (by month and region)—to plan weekend getaways or spontaneous day trips.
  • Many tips and suggestions—for making the most of your experience and enjoying yourself.

 PLUS a Free Bonus feature! Get updates and review the festivals you attend at

This book is for everyone who lives in or visits Florida, who appreciates travel, outdoor activities, and good food—Bon appetite!

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction: Food, Glorious Food!

  • Tips and Suggestions
  • Book Organization and Event Listings
  • How to Use the Companion Website  

Chapter 2: Seafood Fiesta

Chapter 3: Carnivore’s Delight

Chapter 4: Fruit Medley

Chapter 5: Vegan’s Variety

Chapter 6: Drink, Drank, Drunk

Chapter 7: Miscellaneous Munchies

Chapter 8: Tantalizing Tastes

Appendix A: Directory by Region

  • Map 1: Florida Regional Map
  • Map 2: North Regions
  • Map 3: Central Regions
  • Map 4: South Regions

Appendix B: Directory by Month

Appendix C: Alphabetical Directory

Appendix D: Bonus Recipes


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Index (PDF format).


Sample Festival Listing

Sample Festival Listing (PDF format).


Sample Chapter

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