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Olustee Festival

  • When: Saturday, February 15, 2020,  9:00 am -  6:00 pm
  • Location: Wilson Park on Lake Desoto, Lake City, FL
  • Cost: free Festival, Battle Reenactment is $10/adult, $5/child, (Free for kids 5 and under)

Please come and enjoy the 42nd Annual Olustee Festival. The Festival is open on Friday and Saturday at 9 a.m.

The festival has over 200 booths with vendors from all over Florida and beyond showing off their wonderful handcrafted items. Food vendors come from all over the East Coast, and there's a fantastic kids' area featuring pony rides, pig races, bounce houses and much much more.

Don't forget to watch the Skirmish on Lake Desoto at 6 p.m. on Friday, and the Olustee Festival Parade starting at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday in Downtown Lake City. On Sunday, the Olustee Battle Reenactment is held at the Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park. Come out to watch the battle reenactment and go back in time with period clothes and goods at sutler row.

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