Head over to Valentine Park in Orange City January 28- January 29th, 2023 for their Blue Springs Manatee Festival! The manatee festival offers all kinds of entertainment for the young and old. There are over 100 arts and crafts booths and food vendors, as well as activities like manatee viewing, environmental conservation displays, children’s games, and rides, and a variety of musical acts for all to enjoy. One of the biggest attractions each year is the Disc-Connected K9s which are the world’s most famous Frisbee dogs. There is lots of free, fun, and family-friendly entertainment for everyone. 

The Festival is a Fund Raiser for the Orange City Community. The proceeds will benefit “Friends of Blue Spring State Park”, Educational scholarships, and other Greater Orange City Organizations. For more information please go to their page themanateefestival.com.