Mount Dora Seafood Festival
310 S.Tremain St, Mount Dora
The festival weekend will kick off with a Pirate's Ball Seafood Feast at Mount Dora Plaza Live on Thur Sept 26 with music, dancing and an all you can eat seafood feast with lobster. Pirate costumes are encouraged. Tickets required.
On Friday Sept 27 at 7pm there will be a free Pirate Party for scalawags at Magical Meat Boutique and Las Palmas Cuban Restaurant will have free Pirate Karaoke on Sat Sept 28 at 7pm.
For folks interested in checking out the local fare in town, there be a Landlubber Restaurant Tour on Sat and Sun 11AM-4PM . The self guided, self paced tour map will lead you to 12 businesses. Restaurants will offer a sample of seafood from their menu and a specialty drink. Tickets required.
The Seafood FESTIVAL in Simpson's Cove runs on Sat Sept 28 11AM-7PM and Sun Sept 9 11AM-5PM and is FREE to the public. Music, mermaids, pirates, a free kid zone with pirate ship and shark ride will be featured.
In addition to festival favorites like lobster rolls, oysters on the half shell and low country boil with crawfish, there will be unusual offerings like alligator, frog legs and jellyfish salad. Guests can also purchase fresh Florida seafood to take home.
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