In 1981 the first event drew 500 people to this small fishing village on Florida’s central west coast. They gathered to celebrate Florida’s commercial seafood industry -.Since then the festival has grown from a one day event to two days with an average attendance of 18,000. CLICK
Chase away the mid-winter blues with some little orange sunshine at the 20th Annual Kumquat Festival in Dade City. The festival runs all day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the energy of the little gold gem of the citrus industry drawing up to 40,000 people.