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Don't miss the family fun coming to the fairgrounds

Don't miss the family fun coming to the fairgrounds

Palmetto, FL –The Florida-Friendly Family Festival to be held at the Manatee County Fairgrounds on Mar. 5 will feature a variety of fun activities, eco-workshops and entertainment that appeals to children of all ages. 

The Festival will offer a wide array of interactive demonstrations, ideas, workshops and exhibits to highlight our environment and show ways that families can conserve in and around their homes. 

The Master Gardeners demonstrate recycling with a “Trash to Treasures” sale which will begin prior to the event at 9:00 a.m.  Admission is free.  Food will be provided, first come, first serve. 

The Manatee County Utilities Department will be hosting a shower head exchange.  Bring your old shower head to be exchanged for a new water conserving model.

Last day for Manatee County Fair!

Last day for Manatee County Fair!

Manatee County, FL -- Today is your last chance to check out the Manatee County Fair which features a petting zoo and pig races along with other entertainment, attractions and rides.

The fair runs today from noon to 7 p.m.

For a schedule of today's events visit, the Manatee County Fair website.

A midway armband special runs visitors $18. Children 5 & under are free.