Best Of Southern Florida Events: August 10-August 17
Florida News: Events To Do August 10-August 17
As you travel through south Florida this weekend looking for something fun to do, check out these great events taking place over the next few days!
1. Anything that Floats Regatta Race
5-gallon buckets, PVC, cardboard, duct tape…those are among the materials that will surely have been used by the creative people who have fashioned their own seaworthy vessels to participate in the Anything that Floats Regatta Race in Key Largo. Cheer for your favorite or enter the race yourself! Many prizes will be awarded including: fastest, best looking crew, best decorated boat and more!
- Highlight: Watching homemade vessels float
- When: August 17-18
- Where: Blackwater Sound, mile marker 104
- Cost: Free
2. Key West Lobsterfest
Celebrate lobster season in Florida with a visit to the Key West Lobsterfest this weekend. Sip on a cold beverage, enjoy live music and feast on fresh lobster. The Duval Crawl happens Friday and Saturday there’s a street fair and a free concert to enjoy. Enjoy a yummy brunch on Sunday!
- Highlight: Lobster
- When: August 10-August 12, 2012
- Where: Various locations
- Cost: Varies depending on event
3. Party in Paradise
It’s a Jimmy Buffet-themed summer bash and that spells F-U-N! Seminole Casino Immokalee becomes Margaritaville on August 11 from 2 until 6. It’s all about flip flops, steel drums and Hawaiian shirts. Oh, and free margaritas. Yes, you receive a free margarita – admission’s free too!
- Highlight: Hawaiian shirts and maragaritas
- When: August 11, 2pm-6pm
- Where: 506 S. First Street, Immokalee, Florida 34142
- Cost: Free
Which of these Southern Florida events would you be most interested in exploring?