Frequently Asked Questions
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What are the Dates and Hours of the 2019 Official Florida Blueberry Festival™?
March 28th, 2019 From 5:00pm - 10:00pm
March 29th, 2019 From 10:00am - 10:00pm
March 30th, 2019 From 10:00am - 10:00pm
March 31st, 2019 From 10:00am - 5:00pm
Where will the 2019 Official Florida Blueberry Festival™ be held?
Formosa Garden's Event Center
What is the Admission cost?
Daily Admissions Are:
Children 9 and under FREE
Are E-tickets available?
YES! You can find the “E-Ticket" button on our Home Page, just above the Tip of Auntie Oxidant’s Florida Blueberry Festivals™ Mascot’s Finger, or just click the on the home page of our mobile site.
Where do we Park and what does it cost?
There are serval parking locations. Please click on “Parking Locations” in the drop-down menu under the "INFORMATION" tab for the most current information.
Satellite parking $8.00 (includes free Trolley transportation to the festival entrance)
Walkable parking $10.00
Onsite parking $12.00
Is there Convenient Lodging Available?
Yes, The Florida Blueberry Festival™. has several lodging partners offering our Festival guests special rates. A list of our "LODGING" partners can be found in the drop down menu inder the "INFORMATION" tab.
Is the Festival Handicapped Accessible?
Yes, Manual and motorized wheelchairs are welcome. ADA handicapped parking and portable restrooms are also available.
Are Wheelchairs and Strollers available for Rent?
Sorry, rentals are not currently available.
What Type of Clothing Is Suggested?
The Florida Blueberry Festival™ is an outdoor event and it is Florida, so dress casual with comfortable walking shoes. Shirts and shoes are required.
Where are the Restrooms Located?
There are two very accessible areas for restrooms on opposite sides of the venue at the rear of the property. Follow the restroom signs or ask one of our friendly volunteers to direct you. Restrooms are maintained and cleaned throughout the day. The Florida Blueberry Festival™ takes pride in the cleanliness of our venue.
Is there Private Nursing/Baby Changing Area?
Yes, for the Festival’s family patron’s convenience, there are three location with private nursing/baby changing areas. There is one located within each of the restroom areas and one located in the Blueberry Patch Kids’ Zone on the far-right side of the venue.
Are Blankets and/or Folding Chairs Permissible?
Yes, blankets and chairs are encouraged particularly for concert attendees at the Florida Blueberry Festival™, as there is not separate seating for concerts and/or other scheduled events located at the Amphitheater area. The VIP area will provide seating for our sponsors and those who have special credentials for the Festival.
Is Festival Pet Friendly?
Yes, the Florida Blueberry Festival™ is a pet-friendly event though all pets must be leashed, and we kindly ask you to respect others and pick up after your pet. Look for special refuse receptacles that will be located near the restroom areas.
Will there be Alcohol Served at the Festival?
Yes, we have beer and wine available for purchase. A valid ID is required and the Florida Blueberry Festival™ organizers reserve the right to deny alcohol to any patron based on over indulged consumption or other reasons, determined at the sole discretion of the Florida Blueberry Festival™ organizers.
Are Organizations or Individuals Permitted To Distribute, Flyers Or Free Items At The Festival?
No, Patrons are not permitted to distribute or solicit anything that has not been pre-approved by the Florida Blueberry Festival organizers, under any circumstances. Any persons distributing information, food, water or soliciting other patrons will be asked to cease and desist and could be asked to leave the venue.
What Happens if it Rains?
The festival is open rain or shine. There will be no rain checks or refunds given.
Are there ATM Machines within the Venue?
Yes, there will be several ATM’s on-site, but please note there is a service fee for use.
Do The Festival Exhibitors and Food Concessionaries Accept Credit Cards?
Most exhibitors and concessionaires do accept credit cards, but the Florida Blueberry Festival™ organizers do not insist that our exhibitors or concessionaries offer credit card services.
Will There Be Live Music At Festival?
Yes, There will be free live musical entertainment throughout each day of the Festival. Check out our incredible line-up. It is listed under the “Entertainment” tab found on the Home Page.
Where Can I Find an Event Map and Entertainment Schedule?
A printable event map and entertainment schedule can be found on Home Page under the Entertainment Menu tab. You can also pick one up at the Experience Kissimmee booth located just inside the gate at the Festival entrance walkway during the Festival.
Where do we Report Missing Persons/Lost Belongings or Other Security Concerns?
Our volunteers will be visible on the Festival grounds with communication devices to call the Festival Command Center located on the property. The Command Center will be located to the right of the entertainment stage. Ground volunteers will be trained to convey information to the appropriate parties. The festival grounds are equipped with a broadcasting system and cameras for security. Ground volunteers can be identified by their bright yellow t-shirts. 24-hour security will also be on the grounds.
What is Prohibited at the Florida Blueberry Festival™?
Segway, bicycles, skates, skateboards and personal coolers.
Where Can I Apply to be a Volunteer for Florida Blueberry Festival™?
The Florida Blueberry Festival™, is always in need of volunteers. Return to the Home Page’s Application drop-down menu an electronic volunteer form and submit it for our review. After our review, you will be contacted by a Festival Staff member.