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2017 Travel Guide to Florida

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156 2017 TRAVEL GUIDE TO FLORIDA FLORIDA TIME ZONES While most of Florida is located in the Eastern Time Zone, a portion of Northwest Florida is in the Central Time Zone. The Apalachicola River is the dividing line between Central Standard Time in the western part of Northwest Florida and Eastern Standard Time in the eastern part. Central Time Zone Eastern Time Zone DATES FESTIVALS WEBSITES January 13-15, 2017 Art Deco Weekend Festival, Miami Beach artdecoweekend.com January 25-30, 2017 Space Coast Birding & Wildlife Festival, Titusville spacecoastbirdingandwildlifefestival.org January 21, 2017 Gasparilla Pirate Fest, Tampa gasparillapiratefest.com February 9-20, 2017 Florida State Fair, Tampa floridastatefair.com February 17-19, 2017 Silver Spurs Rodeo, Kissimmee silverspursrodeo.com March 2-12, 2017 Florida Strawberry Festival, Plant City flstrawberryfestival.com March 10-19, 2017 Bike Week, Daytona Beach officialbikeweek.com March 31-April 1, 2017 Springtime Tallahassee Festival springtimetallahassee.com April 1, 2017 Dunedin Highland Games & Festival dunedinhighlandgames.com May 3-7, 2017 SunFest, West Palm Beach sunfest.com May 25-28, 2017 Jacksonville Jazz Festival, Jacksonville jaxjazzfest.com July 8, 2017 Pensacola Beach Air Show, Pensacola blueangels.navy.mil/show July 20-22, 2017 Hemingway Days Festival, Key West fla-keys.com/hemingwaymedia/ July 26-28, 2017 Florida Folk Festival, White Springs floridafolkfestival.com September 29–October 1, 2017 Pensacola Seafood Festival, Pensacola visitpensacola.com/landing/seafood-festival Late September–mid-November 2017 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, Orlando disneyworld.disney.go.com/parks/epcot /special-events/epcot-international -food-and-wine-festival October 19-22, 2017 Biketoberfest, Daytona Beach biketoberfest.org November 2017 American Sandsculpting Championship Festival, fmbsandsculpting.com Fort Myers Beach November 2017—January 2018 Nights of Lights, St. Augustine nightsoflights.com December 2017 Winter Festival, Downtown Tallahassee tallahasseedowntown.com/news December 7-10, 2017 Art Basel, Miami Beach miamibeach.artbasel.com December 16, 2017 Winterfest Boat Parade, Fort Lauderdale winterfestparade.com Dates and websites were correct at time of printing. Information is subject to change without notice. ANNUAL FLORIDA FESTIVALS With more than 3,500 annual events happening throughout the Sunshine State, visitors to Florida are never at a loss for things to do and see. Here is a list of the state's largest events, which represents just a smattering of what is planned. For more information on these and other scheduled events, log onto visitflorida.com or the Florida Festival and Events Association website at ffea.com. Street art in St. Pete. Photo: VisitStPeteClearwater.com R E S O U RC E D I R E C TO RY

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