The Annual Florida Azalea Festival will take place in the historic downtown area of Palatka, Florida, on Saturday and Sunday, March 4 and 5, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
This two-day, pet-friendly outdoor festival includes entertainment on multiple stages, five blocks of vendors, a parade, an antique car show, a beauty pageant, and, of course, azaleas in bloom.
The Florida Azalea Festival is one of the longest-running festivals celebrated in Florida. It is ideal for families, with special kids' activities like face painting, games, and arts and crafts.
Visitors can browse the five blocks of vendors, including downtown businesses and restaurants and local arts and crafts and food vendors. Pets are not just allowed -- they're encouraged! Pets in costume are a traditional part of the Azalea Festival.
Admission: Admission to the Florida Azalea Festival is free.
When: Saturday and Sunday, March 4 and 5, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: On the banks of the St. Johns River near the Palatka Welcome Center at 900 St. Johns Avenue, Palatka, FL 32177.
For more information about this event please call (386) 983-4897.