Below is a list of the upcoming annual festivals, fairs and events that are going on in and around Mount Dora. Mount Dora is famous as ‘The Festival City’ with two of the top annual events in the country, the Mount Dora Fall Craft Fair in October and the Mount Dora Arts festival in February. In addition to these two major events Mount Dora also hosts an annual Blues & Groove Weekend, a Music Festival, a Florida Highwaymen Artist Show & Sale twice annually, a Spring Collectibles & Crafts Show featuring an eclectic mix of antiques, arts and crafts and a Plant & Garden Fair and the annual Mount Dora Scottish Highland Games/Festival.
Join us in town during one of our upcoming festivals but be sure to plan ahead, as lodging books early for many of these events.
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Florida Highwaymen Art Show, Sale & Benefit – 3rd Weekend in January Annually
Mount Dora Arts Festival – 1st Weekend in February Annually
Florida Storytelling Festival – End of March Annually
Mount Dora Spring Fest
Mount Dora Blueberry Festival – End of April Annually
Mount Dora Blues~n~Groove Weekend – Mid-May Annually
Mount Dora Paddle Fest – 1st Weekend in June Annually
Mount Dora Independence Celebration – July 3rd Annually
Mount Dora Seafood Festival – End of August Annually
Global Peace Film Festival Mount Dora – 2nd Weekend in September Annually
Mount Dora Bicycle Festival – 1st Weekend in October Annually
Mount Dora Craft Fair – 4th Weekend in October Annually
Mount Dora Plant & Garden Fair – 2nd Weekend in November Annually
Mount Dora Scottish Highland Festival – 3rd Weekend in November Annually
Mount Dora Christmas – Begins with Light Up Mount Dora the last Saturday in November & Ends with the New Years Eve Celebration December 31st.
Ride THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride Orlando Departing Tavares Union Station November 17th through December 30th