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Annual Events

This page lists family-friendly events in the Citrus County, Florida area. Note: Details of these events can change from year to year, so please check our calendar of events for specific dates and updated information.
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All About Elephants Annual Fundraiser Fun

Join us for Elephant Appreciation Days filled with entertainment, vendors village food, face paintin ...

September
18655 NE 81st St, Williston, FL 32696
Beast Feast

The Rotary Club of Crystal River’s BEAST FEAST is a fun-filled night benefitting many charitable org ...

March
Varies Annually
Biennial Farm City Festival

As the nation prepares to give thanks this November, the City of Inverness invites the community to ...

Every other November (Even Years)
Free
Liberty Park, 286 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL, 34450
Cedar Key Seafood Festival

Organized by the Cedar Key Lions Club, this 52nd festival marks over a half-century of great food, e ...

October
State Route 24 and Second Street and at Beach Front City Park, Cedar Key FL
Chili Cook Off for Charity hosted by the Lecanto Levi's 4H club

Annual Chili Cook Off for Charity hosted by the Lecanto Levi's 4H club. Come out and taste the delic ...

October
Nature's Resort Campground 10359 West Halls River Road Homosassa 34448
Citrus County's  National Night Out

Don't miss all the FREE family fun, games, food, activities and live entertainment at Citrus County' ...

August
Free
425 SE 8th Ave,, Crystal River,, FL, 34429
Citrus Kids Triathlon

Swim. Bike. Run. An event with 3 divisions, Junior/Senior and Tri4Fun. Children ages 5-15 can partic ...

Saturday, May 13, 2023
1700 Forest Dr Inverness, FL 34453
Citrus Stampede Rodeo

The Citrus Stampede Rodeo is a two day event featuring bronc riding, barrel racing and more. This fu ...

November
Event Prices may vary year to year. Please see event S...
3600 South Florida Ave., Inverness, FL, 34450
Citrus YMCA Fall Festival

Come join us for a fun filled evening with trunk or treating, a costume contest, inflatables, food t ...

October
4127 W. Norvell Bryant Highway Lecanto, FL 34461
Crystal River 4th of July Celebration

The City celebrates the 4th of July holiday every year with an event at Kings Bay Park and a firewor ...

July
Hours: 5pm-9pm
kings Bay Park 268 NW 3rd St, Crystal River, FL 34428
Fathers Day 1-Hour Race

Bring your Father out and race with him during this 1-hour teamed race. Pit stops and driver changes ...

Fathers Day Weekend
Varies See Event Webpage
5821 Pit Road, Bushnell, FL, 33513
Floral City Heritage Days

Floral City Heritage Days - FREE: General Admission, Music, Demonstrators Field and Parking. Firs ...

December
Free
8545 E. Magnolia St., Floral City, FL
Floral City Strawberry Festival

The Floral City Strawberry Festival is held annually the first weekend in March at Floral Park in Fl ...

First weekend in March
Hours: Saturday 9 am - 5 pm • Sunday 9 am - 4 pm
Adults $5 | Kids 12 and under Free
9530 S Parkside Ave, Floral City, FL, United States, Florida
Florida Manatee Festival

The Florida Manatee Festival is held in January in downtown Crystal River, FL. The festival features ...

January
Downtown Crystal River, Crystal River, Florida, 34428
Fort Cooper Days

The sound of musket volleys and the smell of gunpowder greet visitors to Fort Cooper State Park when ...

March
3100 Old Floral City Road, Inverness,, FL,, 34450
Frazier Farms Fall Festival

Come out and enjoy the fun! We will have a large variety of pumpkins, music, kids games, petting zoo ...

4 Weekends in October
20175 Manecke Rd Brooksville, FL 34601
Harvest Moon Arts and Crafts Show presented by Citrus County Craft Council

The Citrus County Craft Council will be hosting the Annual Harvest Moon Arts and Crafts Show. We wil ...

August
Free
Holly Jolly Arts and Crafts Show presented by Citrus County Craft Council

Dozens of artisans will be on hand at this highly anticipated show with a wide variety of items, inc ...

December
Free
Homosassa Arts, Crafts and Seafood Festival

An incredible array of Arts, Crafts, Entertainment, and Seafood at one of West Central Florida’s mos ...

November
Free
5530 S. Mason Creek Road,, Homosassa, FL
Homosassa Mullet Toss and Spring Festival

Join us for Raffles, Kids Zone, games and prizes. Food and beverage vendors, plus local arts and cra ...

May
Free
5530 S Mason Creek Rd,, Homosassa,, FL
Inverness Country Jam

Rock out at this three-day music festival at Liberty Park in Inverness. Enjoy beautiful Lake Henders ...

October
Varies
Liberty Park / The Depot 268 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness,, FL, 34450
Inverness Festival of the Arts

The Festival of the Arts is the longest-running juried art festival in Citrus County, FL. Since 1971 ...

November
Free
Light Up the Lake

Live Music, Post Decorating Contest, Kid Zone, Meet Santa and Mrs. Clause, and the Grinch, Vendors a ...

December
Free
Depot District, 300 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL
Makin' Bacon Festival in Inglis by Premier Events NCF

Imagine an event with just about everything you could ever want with Bacon on it...from deep-fried b ...

Free
Inglis, FL 34449
Ocala Comic Con

Ocala Florida's LARGEST Comic Con returns for its 9th year! Children 10 and under are free. Media Gu ...

2nd Weekend in September
Kids 10 and under are free | Early bird Pricing availab...
World Equestrian Center 1284 NW 87th Court RD Ocala, FL 34482
Ocala Comic Con

Ocala Florida's LARGEST Comic Con returns! Children 10 and under are free. Media Guests, Cosplayers, ...

Kids 10 and under are FREE | Adult pricing Varies | Ear...
World Equestrian Center, 1750 Northwest 80th Avenue, Ocala,
Ozello Arts, Crafts and Blue Crab Festival

Many of our vendors/friends return year after year to showcase their Arts and Crafts, and our three ...

November
Varies See Event Webpage
Ozello Civic Association 14095 West Ozello Trail, Crystal River, Florida, 34429
Ozello Craft Show & Chili Contest

Annual Chili Cook Off and craft show. Cash prizes and Raffles!

February
Varies See Event Webpage
Ozello Civic Association 14095 West Ozello Trail, Crystal River, Florida, 34429
Patriotic Evening

The City of Inverness announces its annual fireworks show over Lake Henderson. The City’s lakefront ...

July
Hours: 5:30 - 9:15
Free
286 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness,, FL
Riverhawk Music Festival

Riverhawk is a four-day music festival featuring national and regional acts on 3 stages. An eclectic ...

November
Hours: 10 am - Midnight each day
Varies See Event Webpage
85 Myers Road Brooksville, Florida 34602-8295
Scarecrow Fest

The City of Crystal River is proud to bring you the new and exciting Scarecrow Fest. This downtown f ...

October
Free
657 N Citrus Ave,, Downtown Crystal River - Heritage Village, FL, 34428
Shrimpapalooza

The annual festival hosted by The Rotary Club of Homosassa Charitiable Foundation takes place in Mar ...

March
Free
5530 S Mason Creek Rd,, Homosassa,, FL, 34448
St. Patrick’s Day Parade and festival

Join the City of Inverness on the Saturday before St. Patrick’s Day for a family-friendly celebratio ...

2nd Saturday in March
Hours: See Event Host Website
Free
1 Courthouse Sq, Inverness, FL, Downtown Inverness, FL, 34450
Stone Crab Jam Music Festival

“Stone Crab Jam Music Festival” is presented annually by Kings Bay Rotary Charitable Foundation, Inc ...

November
560 North Citrus Avenue, Crystal River, FL, 34428
Summer Sizzlin' on the Square

Free Event- First Saturday in August from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Back by popular demand - Caribbean Chil ...

August
Free
Downtown Square Old Main St, Inverness, FL, 34450
Taste of Crystal River

Join us in the Crystal River Town square to taste all of our local delights, meet your fellow locals ...

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2022 AT 5 PM – 9 PM
tbd
559 N Citrus Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428
Wildwood Spooktacular!

Join us for our annual Spooktacular family event on at Millennium Park. We will have candy galore, d ...

October
Free
6500 Powell Rd, Wildwood, FL 34785
Wildwood Winterfest

Join us for our annual Winterfest holiday party in Wildwood! For this free event, we will have pictu ...

December
Hours: 6pm - 9pm
100 N. Main Street, Wildwood, FL 34785
Winter Wonderland Craft Show presented by Citrus County Craft Council

The Citrus County Craft Council presents its Winter Wonderland Craft Show. Dozen of artisans will be ...

November