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Bradford County Strawberry Festival 2020

March 6, 2020 by Corey A Edwards

Bradford County Strawberry Festival 2020It must almost be springtime because Bradford County Strawberry Festival 2020 is just weeks away – April 4th and 5th at the Bradford County Fairgrounds!

If your idea of a good time includes delicious food, live entertainment, craft vendors, and amusement rides, you’ll love Strawberry Festival. You’re not alone, either! Starke has been hosting the event for over 20 years, now and it just keeps getting bigger and better with each year.

While the festival started out in downtown Starke, road construction moved it to the Bradford County Fairgrounds last year. This venue change means more space for the vendors and more parking for attendees. Fairground acoustics are also more conducive to everyone’s being able to hear the entertainment, so it’s a win-win situation in many ways.

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Hoggetowne Medieval Faire 2020

December 13, 2019 by Corey A Edwards

Hoggetowne Medieval Faire 2020Visit a magical world of knights, wizards, and fair maidens when the Alachua County Fairgrounds are transformed into Hoggetowne Medieval Faire. Three full weekends at the beginning of the year: ​January 18-19, 25-26, 31 and February 1-2, 2020.

There’s nothing quite like a medieval renaissance fair. Equal parts historical fantasy and fantastic fun, Hoggetowne includes live entertainment, shopping, food, contests, rides, and more.

Vikings at the Gate!

Each year of the festival sees a different theme.

The theme for the 34th annual Hoggetowne Medieval Faire is “Vikings at the Gate.” Among other things, this means that the Tournament Field’s Living Chess Match will see lots of combat as leaders of the realms band together against the Viking horde.

That’s not all you’ll see at the Faire, however!

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