Best Of Free Florida Events: August 24-August 31

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Best Of Free Florida Events: August 24-August 31

Best Of Free Florida Events: August 24-August 31

Florida News: Free Events To Do In Florida August 24-August 31

Having fun on your Florida vacation doesn’t have to cost a fortune! Check out one of these free upcoming Florida events!

1. Acoustic Night at Bull Park

It’s an absolutely fabulous evening for the whole family! There will be music played from 6 until 8 so grab a lawn chair, pack a picnic and enjoy the entertainment. The musical host will be Mike Shackelford.

  • Highlight: Music in the park
  • When: August 26, 2012 | 6pm-8pm
  • Where: Bull Memorial Park, 716 Ocean Blvd, Atlantic Beach, Florida 32233
  • Cost: Free

2. Caladium Festival, Lake Placid

Visit the Caladium Festival of the World for the annual Caladium Festival! Celebrate the plant that Lake Placid is famous for. Learn about the history of the plant and buy yourself some bulbs. Explore the caladium fields via bus tour. There will be wine made from local grapes there for your enjoyment.  While you’re there, check out the 16th Annual Caladium Festival Car Show that’s taking place only a block away, on the 25th and 26th of August.

  • Highlight: Colorful caladiums
  • When: August 24-26, 2012
  • Where: DeVane Park, Lake Placid, Florida, 33852
  • Cost: Free

3. Third Annual Great Southern Tailgate Cook-Off

Kick off the football season at a BBQ competition on the beach? Amelia Island’s 3rd Annual Great Southern Tailgate Cook-Off is underway. Roughly 65 teams are competing for more than $20,000 in cash and prizes. Cheer on your favorite team, listen to great live music and taste some delicious barbeque.

  • Highlight: BBQ!
  • When: August 24 2012, 3pm-9pm | August 25 2012, 10am-9pm
  • Where: Main Beach, 99 North Fletcher Avenue, Amelia Island, Florida 32034
  • Cost: Free

Tell us…

Which of these free Florida events would you must like to participate in with your family?