The 30TH ANNUAL caladium Festival & 24th annual CAR & bike SHOW
30th Annual Caladium Festival
Friday, July 24 and Saturday, July 25 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Sunday, July 26 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
115 W Interlake Blvd
Lake Placid, FL 33852
Lake Placid, Florida and surrounding Highlands County is blessed with natural beauty, rich soil, and energetic and creatively talented people. We expanded our popular Caladium Festival to include other interesting and significant aspects of our economy, heritage, and culture. Please make plans to join us!
Bus Tour Reservation Link Is Coming Soon
Our Annual Caladium Festival Features:
- Car Show Application
- Dr. Tom McDonald 5K Race
- Floral Arrangement Competition
- Art & Craft booths, Food & Entertainment
- Area’s Growing Grape Industry Wine Display
- Florida Friendly Landscape & Ornamental Plants
- Caladium Festival Art Competition
- Caladium Field Bus Tours
& Much More!
CALADIUM FESTIVAL CAR & BIKE SHOW REGISTRATION
Stay Tuned for details!
WHERE TO STAY
Thank you to the Holiday Inn Express, The Caladium Festival Host Hotel 2020
Caladium Festival 5K Race
Stay Tuned for Details
First Presbyterian Church
118 N Oak Ave., Lake Placid
For More Info Call 863-465-2742
Caladium Festival Art Contest 2020
Winning artwork will be used to promote the 2021 Caladium Festival. All Artwork MUST Feature Caladiums. Stay tuned for details.
Would you like to be a part of the 2020 Festival? Stay tuned, we will be posting our vendor application soon!
Caladiums were first grown in the Lake Placid area in the early
The caladiums are grown in large fields which have been compared to the tulip fields in Holland for their beauty during the summer months. Many visitors have stated that the drive by the fields is worth the trip to Lake Placid. The patchwork of
Learn more about how the Caladium Festival began…
Get In Touch
We invite you to visit our Chamber office, also referred to as the Welcome Center:
Open: Mon – Fri: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. January through March
Open: Mon – Fri: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. April through December
Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. January through March