FLORIDA EVENTS FOR APRILEverything you need to know about the April events and festivals in Florida – from the two-day Brandon Balloon Classic celebration that includes over 50 hot air balloons from all over the USA, to Delray Affair, one of South Florida's oldest and largest outdoor arts, crafts and entertainment festivals.
Scroll down through the list of events and festivals below to find the event to match your occasion and destination.
Brandon Balloon Classic
A two-day celebration that includes over 50 hot air balloons from all over the USA. See the balloons lift off at dawn, enjoy activities and refreshments and stay for the evening balloon glow.
The Clewiston Sugar Festival
This Festival celebrates the town's primary industry, the growing of sugarcane and the end of the cane harvest. The main events are held annually the third Friday and Saturday in April, and preliminary events the second Friday and Saturday in April in Clewiston, known as America's Sweetest Town. Enjoy the old fashioned sugar cane grinding, musical entertainment, exhibits, arts and crafts, and regional food!
Old Spanish Trail Festival
On the last weekend in April or first weekend in May, Crestview celebrates the areaÕs rich heritage with a rodeo, arts and crafts bazaar, carnival rides and nationally recognized musicians.
One of South Florida's oldest and largest outdoor arts, crafts and entertainment festivals always held the weekend after Easter with continuous entertainment on 3 stages and Strolling entertainment.
Touch A Truck
Showcases vehicles: monster trucks, fire engines, cars, trucks, heavy equipment, and military vehicles.
Indian Rocks Beach
Beauty & the Beach
Held each year on the first Saturday in April, Beauty and the Beach consists of an outdoor arts and crafts show, and a food and music festival.
Lemon Street Celebration
Celebrating Polk Museum of Art's Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition, this old-fashioned street party offers live entertainment, music and food for everyone.
Little Torch Key
Lower Keys Jazz & Blues Festival
Cool jazz, hot blues featuring local Jazz & Blues Musicians & a Juried Art Show, food & beverages.
Annual spring festival featuring 200 arts and crafts vendors, "kids park", four entertainment stages and a Grand Parade.
Venice Sharks Tooth Fest
A family festival with arts & crafts, fossil vendors, live entertainment, and kids games.
Chain of Lakes Festival
Each year in April Winter Haven hosts the week-long "Chain of Lakes Festival", from cardboard boat races to the lakeside Sunset Celebrations.