Best Of Free Florida Events: August 17-August 24

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Best Of Free Florida Events: August 17-August 24

Best Of Free Florida Events: August 17-August 24

Florida News: Free Events To Do August 17-August 24

There are always lots of interesting free events to explore throughout the state of Florida – all you have to do is look for them! Here are three that you might want to check out:

1. Back-to-School: Fashion for Everyone

It’s time to start shopping for those back-to-school clothes again. Do you know what’s in style so that you don’t waste your money on clothes your kids won’t wear? Or maybe you’d like to outfit yourself for the fall season. Come out to learn from fashion expert J from J’s Everyday Fashion during her free, 60-minute seminar that answers the age old question of “what am I going to wear?” Learn tips and strategies that will help you clear the closets of clothes you shouldn’t be wearing and how to fill it with outfits high on style.

  • Highlight: Boosting your fashion savvy
  • When: August 18, 2012 | 12pm
  • Where: Orange County Library, 101 E Central Blvd, Orlando, Florida, 32801
  • Cost: Free

2. Great Southern Tailgate Cook-off

Teams from all over the United States will be heading to Amelia Island on August 24 to compete for over $20,000 in cash and prizes while  local amateur teams competing for over $1,000 in winnings. Enjoy live local entertainment as well as much from national and regional bands. Proceeds will be used to benefit the Gator Bowl Association, in support of youth charities and education throughout Northern Florida.

  • Highlight: BBQ!
  • When: August 24, 2012 | 3pm-9pm
  • Where: S Fletcher Ave & Atlantic Ave, Fernandina Beach, Florida, 32034
  • Cost: Free

3. Hunger Games

If you didn’t get a chance to see the Hunger Games film in the theaters, head to University Park Branch Library for a free screening of the movie that was based on the best-selling book. Get there early for some fun games that will start at 5:30. The film plays at 6.

  • Highlight: Seeing the Hunger Games on the big screen
  • When: August 20, 2012 | 5:30pm-8:15pm
  • Where: 3435 University Blvd N, Jacksonville, Florida, 32277
  • Cost: Free

Tell us…

Which of these free Florida events would you most like to participate in?