May starts with the SunFest, Florida’s biggest art and music fest from May 1st to 5th; with plenty of art, fireworks and children entertainment, this event in West Palm Beach is definitely worth a visit. Treat your eyes to a resplendent display of over 30 million blooms at the Epcot International Flower and Garden Show at Walt Disney World till May 19th and treat your taste buds to some delicious seasonal dishes too. From May 17th till June 9th, Disney’s Hollywood Studios hosts Star Wars Weekends for 5 consecutive weeks when children and star-struck adults can meet characters and stars from the show.
Other events in May include the Daytona Beach Seafood Festival and Desoto County Watermelon Festival on May 11th, the Florida Folk Festival at White Springs from May 24th to 26th and Jacksonville Jazz Festival from May 23rd to 26th at Jacksonville.
The Silver Spurs Rodeo on May 31st and June 1st at Kissimmee features the meanest of cowboys and bulls and is sure to offer wholesome entertainment. The Florida Dance Festival from May 17th to 29th at Tampa attracts dance lovers from all over the world and explores different forms of dance.
Pick your own juicy blueberries at the Blueberries U Pick farm at Molino, open throughout June, treat yourself to some sinful chocolate at the Taste and Chocolate Lovers Festival at West Palm Beach on June 6th and experience fabulous barbeque cooking at the Cocoa Village BBQ and Blues Festival on June 7th and 8th at Cocoa’s Riverfront Park.