Make plans now to attend the Florida Manatee Festival in beautiful downtown Crystal River! Come on down to the 26th annual Florida Manatee Festival on January 19th & 20th as we celebrate our beloved manatee. We offer fine arts, a craft fair, childrens activities, boat tours, beer garden and entertainment.
This annual event is hosted by the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce, the Rotary Club of Crystal River, the City of Crystal River and Supporting Partner the Citrus County Chronicle. Our sponsors for 2013 include: Platinum Sponsor the Tampa Bay Times; Presenting Sponsor Crystal Automotive; Gold Sponsors Nature Coast Financial Advisors, Nature Coast Healthy Living Magazine, and Progress Energy; Silver Sponsors Hometown Values and the Fox 96.7/Citrus 95.3; Bronze Sponsors Bailey Electrical Contracting, Crime Stoppers of Citrus County, Copp Winery, Florida Virtual School, Insight Credit Union, Neon Leon's/Ike's, and Suncoast Schools federal Credit Union; and Friends of the Festival, Life Care Center of Citrus County, Mobile 1 Lube Express, and Nature Coast Bank.
Admission is only $3.00 and children 10 and under are Free. This year we will again offer shuttle service from the Crystal River Mall for $1.00. Boat Tours to see the Manatees are $10.00, ages 10 and under No Charge. Hours Saturday are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Stay tuned for more details!
VISIT http://www.floridamanateefestival.com/ FOR MORE INFORMATION AND APPLICATIONS