Time: 6:30 p.m. (Fri.), 10 a.m.-8 p.m. (Sat.) & 11 a.m.-6 p.m. (Sun.)
Date: Friday, May 4, 2012-Sunday, May 6, 2012
Location: Brooksville, FL
Cost: FREE admission; Parking options range from $10-$15/vehicle
Distance: Brooksville, FL is approximately 1 hr. north of Downtown Tampa
The festival will begin on Friday night with a parade featuring 130 floats representing the 15 counties located in the central blueberry growing region of Florida, as well as marching bands and drill teams. The evening’s festivities and continues with the first official “Blueberry Stomp” (8:30 p.m.), live music and light fare in the City Park.
The festival continues through Saturday and Sunday with a variety of entertainment appearing on stages located throughout Brooksville. A kids area will feature boxer jocks, water wars games, face painting, Jd Water Adventures, bounce houses and more. Other festival highlights include a ‘Til Gone Blueberry Pancake Breakfast, Monster Transmission Car Show, Fritz With Fritzy Brothers, sidewalk art demonstration, Soul Circus Cowboys, and much more. Click here to see the festival schedule.