The 117th Annual Eustis GeorgeFest kicks off on Friday, February 22nd in downtown Eustis for a weekend of celebration! Georgefest is the longest running celebration of George Washington’s Birthday in the State of Florida, and the 2nd longest running in the entire United States.

The festival features a carnival with rides for all ages, live music, food, vendors and much more. Fireworks will light up the sky Friday night in Ferran Park and Saturday morning will kick off with the George Washington Birthday Celebration Parade.

The Georgefest Carnival starts on Thursday, Feb 21st and runs through Sunday. Pay one price ride wristbands are available on Thursday night only. Ride tickets are $1 per ticket or $20 for 24 tickets. Most rides are 2-4 tickets.