Nothing says summer like the taste of fresh strawberries, which means Florida Strawberry Festival showcases summer in abundance. Strawberries fill baskets, comprise cream-covered desserts, and grow in green patches throughout the festival. Here are just a few of the many opportunities to experience the strawberry explosion:
Try a pizza with graham cracker crust, cream cheese, strawberry slices, and glaze
Ask a farmer about strawberry cultivation from field to fruit tart
Take a photo with the festival mascot, Mr. Berry
Compete in the strawberry-shortcake-eating contest
Go for a spin on the berry-go-round
Catch the latest action flick or family drama at Joy-Lan Drive In in Dade City.
Make the trip to this theater even more savory with a visit to their fine restaurant.
Save money on a sitter — kids are welcome to join in the fun at this theater.
It's not every day that you can watch a movie outdoors. Joy-Lan Drive In offers open air screens and so much more.
Parking is plentiful, so guests can feel free to bring their vehicles.
Treat yourself to good food and drink at Krazy Kup in Plant City.
Outdoor seating is ready for diners on those warm summer days.
Tap into the free wireless Internet at Krazy Kup.
Street parking is readily available near Krazy Kup's East J Arden Mays Boulevard location.
Krazy Kup provides ample space for bikers to store their bikes.
For bar nibbles and pub food par excellence, Overboard Tavern is a top pick.
Keep your health in check at Overboard Tavern, a local restaurant with endless healthy menu items.
Overboard Tavern will even bring the amazing food from their kitchen to yours.
Take your vehicle to dinner
nearby parking is plentiful and will not pose a problem for drivers looking to dine.
For food that tastes like a million bucks, Overboard Tavern s got you covered for a fraction of the price.
It's about time you ate the best pub food around with a trip to Overboard Tavern.
If you're looking for a relaxing night out at the movies, Carmike Palm Cinema 3 in Lakeland is a great place to go.
No matter what you're hungry for, the menu at this theater promises the perfect dish for you.
Go ahead and bring your rug rats with you — this theater has kid-friendly policy.
Breathe fresh air as you take advantage of the open-air screenings of your favorite movies at Carmike Palm Cinema 3.
Parking is plentiful, so patrons can feel free to bring their vehicles.
Come one, come all to the great films offered by Silver Moon Drive in Theatre in Lakeland.
Don't deny your stomach an immaculate meal when you try this theater's restaurant.
The perfect place to take the kids, this theater won't cost you a sitter.
Watch a movie come to life at the highly rated outdoor theater.
Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.