Seafood Festival in Florida | A Great Way to Explore Native Urban Life

Florida is probably the most desirable place for sea coastal life lovers because of its geographical conditions. After Alaska, this state has the second-largest sea coastal line covering a 13,576 km area. Around 70% of this state is sharing borders with the North Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf Of Mexico. Sea beaches in such a large number made this state the most favorable tourist destination for international travelers. If you are planning to spend upcoming vacations in Florida, we recommend attending seafood festivals. Every year, festivals are organized to assert global seafood flavors in a bucket as well as introducing tourists to native experiences. Below is a list of upcoming food festivals to plan this year:- 

  • Fort Myers Crab & Music Festival (9 April)
  • Luna Pearl at Grant Seafood Festival (10 April)
  • Pompano Beach Seafood Festival (23 April)
  • Treasure Coast Seafood Festival – Beach (30 April)
  • Shrimp Festival…with a Twist (30 April)
  • Florida Seafood Festival (5 November)
  • Royal Palm Beach Seafood Festival (20 November)

April is the best time to visit Florida as a tourist because of the awesome weather. This is the reason why most of the seafood festivals in Florida are celebrated in April month. 

Seafood to try in Florida 

Florida is a heaven for seafood lovers throughout the world because of the large number of options available there. Two different marine life conditions thriving around Florida are enriching this state with seafood treasure. Not just fishes and lobsters but you can find more than 30 different varieties as we are mentioning below:- 

  • Amberjack 
  • Catfish
  • Blue crab
  • Catch of the day 
  • Crab
  • Cooter 
  • Conch 
  • Eel
  • Dolphin
  • Flounder 
  • Florida lobster
  • Hogfish snapper 
  • Grouper 
  • Jambalaya 
  • Ipswich clams 
  • Key west pinks
  • Littleneck clams 
  • Lobsters 
  • Mullet
  • Mahi-mahi 
  • Maine lobster
  • Mussels 
  • Oyster
  • Octopus 
  • Negaprion brevirostris
  • Pompano 
  • Red snapper 
  • Rock Shrimp 
  • Squid
  • Pompano
  • Sea bass 
  • Spiny lobste 
  • Stone crab claws 
  • Shrimp
  • Tilapia
  • Tuna 
  • Trout 
  • Uncooked fish 
  • Vermilion snapper
  • Whitefish
  • Xiphias gladius 
  • Yellowfin tuna 
  • Zander 

Local restaurants will have all these options for sale. Apart from enjoying the seafood festival in Pensacola Florida, you can also explore several other interesting things as we are mentioning below. 

Interesting things to do in Florida 

Florida is a tourist destination and full of countless entertainment and adventure opportunities. Here is some useful information for first-time visitors. 

  1. Explore the nightlife secrets 

The nightlife of Florida is as beautiful as stunning beaches in the daytime. For a perfect evening with your friends, partner or family, a lot of options are available. Search for bars, dance clubs, comedy clubs and the beauty of south beach Miami. Moreover, some dedicated gay bars and clubs are also operating there. 

  1. Romantic getaways 

Along with enjoying the seafood festival in Apalachicola Florida, don’t forget its romantic vibes. Its long coastline has a large number of beaches known for a perfect getaway. From celebrating wedding ceremonies to honeymoon, everything is possible here. 

  1. Some shopping for memories 

In the end, collect some unforgettable memories from the popular markets of Florida. Don’t forget to shop at Flea Market, antique stores, small outlets and shopping malls.

This is not the end, you will come to know about a lot of other things after reaching there. Just keep counting, Happy Journey!