Citrus County Chamber Presents the 2020 Florida Manatee Festival

Phone: (352) 795-3149


Saturday, January 18 – Sunday, January 19, 2020

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 1/18 | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 1/19

Both sides of Citrus Ave. from the waterfront at Third Street across US 19 to Crystal Street and surrounding areas, Crystal River

The Florida Manatee Festival will be celebrating its 33rd year in 2020. The Florida Manatee Festival attracts over 20,000 people over two days and has consistently been awarded the “Best of the Best” festival by readers of the Citrus County Chronicle for many years, providing quality entertainment and manatee encounter opportunities for residents and visitors to our community!

Musical entertainment on three stages, a beer & wine garden, over 300 booths featuring fine arts and craft artists, business marketplace and local non-profit vendors, two food courts, a huge kid zone, free bus tours to view the manatees and manatee boat tours are available for a small fee.


  • Starting Saturday, January 18th, 2020, repeated every day until Sunday, January 19, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm


Citrus County Chamber of Commerce

"Chamber of Commerce" huh? Will they be serving filet of manatee? I ain't going.

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