Celebrate the 2019 Florida Folk Festival Memorial Day Weekend (May 24-26) along the banks of the Suwannee River. The event features live music, dance, tall tales, and traditions. From Irish fiddle tunes, techno contra dancing and chocolate covered Key Lime pie, to the wide varieties of music brought by immigrants, the state's cultural heritage reflects the lives of generations of Florida families and communities.
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