Taylor County Florida
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Upcoming Events in Taylor County Florida

Welcome to Taylor County Florida! All of us here at the Perry-Taylor County Chamber of Commerce extend to you a warm welcome to a place you'll be glad you visited. Our community is filled with many cultural events as well as outdoor activities for the whole family. See below some of the fun and exciting things going on in Taylor County.

Calendar Events
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Downtown Christmas & Tree Lighting
First Weekend in December. Celebration of the upcoming holidays in downtown Perry. Snowfest event, Carolers, arts and crafts, horse and buggy rides and so much more. Fun for the whole family. For more information about this event call the Main Street Office (850) 843-1279
Friday, February 17, 2017
Fiddler Crab Festival
Fiddler Crab Festival is held on Presidents Day Weekend annually, February 17-19 next year. More information to come as we get closer to the 2017 event. Visit website for information about last years event. ... Visit Website
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Florida State Bluegrass Festival
First Weekend in APRIL Annually
The Florida State Bluegrass started in Taylor County in 2000 and has thrived ever since. This very popular three day event promises a toe-tapping good time. With some of the best bluegrass performers in the country entertaining the audience each year, this event offers free bluegrass music workshops (with ticket purchase) for adults and children as well as great food, arts and crafts and a Chili Cook-off. In addition to three days packed with amazing performers, this event is also home to the Florida State Bluegrass Music Championship Finals Competition. Finalist performers travel here from all over Florida to compete for the state title. See some of the best of the best during this weekend. Camping available and tickets are only $15.00 per person. For more information on making camping reservations or purchasing tickets go to www.floridastatebluegrass.com or call 850-584-5366.
Saturday, April 8, 2017
Chili Cook-off
This event promises to be fun for the whole family. Held in conjunction with the FL State Bluegrass Festival admission to the Chili Cook-off is included with purchase of tickets to the bluegrass festival. If you would like to enter the contest, tickets to the festival are complimentary. Entry fee for the Chili Cook-off is $25.00 per chili entered to compete for over $1,000.00 in cash prizes. There is also a People’s Choice portion of the event. For more information or to obtain rules or an application to enter call 850-584-5366.
Friday, September 22, 2017
Smokin' in the Pines BBQ Festival
Smokin’ in the Pines BBQ Festival. Held at Forest Capital State Park in Perry, FL. All the country and southern rock music you can muster along with the three state championship BBQ competitions, the OPEN Triple Crown BBQ Competition, the People’s Choice Competition and the John Boy & Billy Grilling Sauce Contest. Free Admission. For more information, call 850-584-5366 or go to www.southernpinesblues.com ... Visit Website
Friday, October 27, 2017
Florida Forest Festival
Fourth Saturday in October Annually. The Florida Forest Festival is a celebration of the forestry industry in Taylor County. With the World's Largest FREE Fish Fry, Lumberjack - shows and competitions, arts and crafts, antique car show, Heritage Village, children's games & story telling, this event promises to have something for everyone in the family and the best part is the event is free. All day entertainment on stage and lumberjack shows throughout the day. Heavy equipment shows and exhibits as well as loader competitions, cross cut saw competitions and chainsaw competitions. (On the Eve of the Festival, there are plenty of activities planned downtown in Perry: Antique Car Parade, Kid's Parade, Scary Story Telling, Games, Tricycle Race and so much more) For more information about this event call 850-584-8733{TREE). ... Visit Website