June Events

Here's what's happening in Florida this month. 

June 14-18, 2017

The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) is an annual event held each year in June in Miami, Florida. Festivals began in 1997 dedicated to showcasing quality film and television content by and about people of African descent, and supporting emerging artists to diversify the images and storytellers working in the entertainment industry.

June 3, 2017

Location: historic downtown Chiefland, Florida

63rd Annual Chiefland Watermelon Festival features Family fun, crafts, food, parade, and a Watermelon Pageant and Watermelon contests.

June 16-18, 2017

Location: International Palms Resort in Cocoa Beach, Florida

3 days of fun filled family friendly piracy is taking over Cocoa Beach with the Cocoa Beach Pirate Fest which is in it's 5th year and held in conjunction with the Florida Pirate Con. Featuring Pirate themed vendors, pirate ships, live music and entertainment, treasure hunts and activities for the kids and an adult's only Pirate's Ball. 

June 2 - 3, 2017

Location: Riverfront Park in Cocoa Village, Florida

7th annual Historic Cocoa Village's BBQ & Blues showcases 2 days of world class blues music and the best BBQ-ers in the southeast competing for prizes. 

June 8-10, 2017

Location: Tallahassee Community College in Tallahassee, Florida

FADF is a 3-day conference that features internationally renowned artists in dance and drum workshops, and an exciting performance concert.

June 16-18, 2017

Location: Cocoa Beach, Florida

If you love pirates, then this is the place to be in June! Florida Pirate Con features pirate celebrities, world famous treasure hunters, artists, authors, treasures, artifacts and more. And it doesn't end there. This event is in conjunction with the 5th Annual Cocoa Beach Pirate Fest which offers even more Pirate themed activities. 

June 3 - 4, 2017

Location: On the Beach just south of Flagler Ave, New Smyrna Beach, Florida

Get ready for a high-flying weekend of colorful fun at the New Smyrna Beach Kite Festival with kite demonstrations, free lessons, free kite kits and decorating stations, kites for sale, or bring your own kite. 

June 23-24, 2017

Location: Pals Park in Chipley, Florida

A huge lineup of musical performances, lots of great food, the Hot Trot, parade, arts and crafts, rides, pageant and so much more.

June 8-24, 2017

Location: Holley Hall at the Beatrice Friedman Symphony Center in Sarasota, Florida

This 2 weeks event is a magical combination of youthful promise and acclaimed talent and is known as one of the finest classical music events in the nation. 

 

June 2-3, 2017

Location: Osceola Heritage Park/Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee, Florida

The largest rodeo east of the Mississippi and an event for the whole family.

June 10-11, 2017

Location: Sarasota, Florida

St. Armands Key lies just off the coast of Sarasota and for 2 days, features a unique craft festival with works from the best talent of crafters around the state.