Top Choice Cultural in Key West

Fantasy Fest

Akin to New Orleans' riotous Mardi Gras revelry, Fantasy Fest is 10 days of burlesque parties, parades, street fairs, concerts and loads of costumed events. Bars and inns get competitive about decorating their prope…
Top Choice Food & Drink in Sarasota

Forks & Corks

A multiday epicurean event held in venues throughout Sarasota, including the courtyard of the Ringling Museum of Art. Includes food and wine tastings, vintner events, seminars, samples from local restaurants and ent…
Top Choice Carnival in Universal Orlando Resort

Halloween Horror Nights

Magnificently spooky haunted houses, gory thrills and over-the-top Halloween shows – watch for goblins, monsters and mummies roaming the streets, creeping up behind you, and remember, this is Universal, not Disney. …
Top Choice Parade in Magic Kingdom

Festival of Fantasy

Introduced in 2014, with elaborate floats and dancing characters, including the Disney princesses, Rapunzel, Merida, Peter Pan and Sleeping Beauty. Plus Maleficent, the fire-breathing dragon.
Top Choice Fireworks in Magic Kingdom

Wishes Nighttime Spectacular

At the time of research, this was about to be replaced with another no-doubt sparkly, light extravaganza, called Happily Ever After.
Performing Arts in Sarasota

Sailor Circus

One of the living circuses in Sarasota is performed by kids, and it's incredible. The Sailor Circus, founded in 1949, is a unique extracurricular activity for Sarasota County students, who gear up for one big show o…
Cultural in Little Havana

Viernes Culturales

No wine-sipping art walk this; Cultural Fridays in Little Havana are like little carnival seasons, with music, old men in guayaberas (Cuban dress shirts) crooning to the stars and Little Havana galleries throwing op…
Art in Wynwood & the Design District

Wynwood Art Walk

One of the best ways to take in the burgeoning Miami art scene is to join in the Wynwood Art Walk. Despite the name, these events aren't really about walking but more about celebration. Many of the galleries around …
Art in Wynwood & the Design District

Art Wynwood

The dozens of galleries spread throughout Wynwood strut their artistic stuff during this festival, which showcases the best of Miami's burgeoning arts scene. There's a palpable commercial bent to this artistic event…
Cultural in Tarpon Springs


Each January 6 for the last hundred years plus, the masses have gathered in Tarpon Springs to watch men dive into the water and compete to find a submerged wooden cross. There is also a celebration with Greek food, …