The month of May is jam-packed with some fantastic festivals/events. We’ve narrowed our May list down to a few of our personal favorites. We highly recommend planning a weekend getaway and exploring the surrounding areas of these festivals. Their locations are chock full of authentic treasures.
37th Annual SunFest, West Palm Beach
May 2-5, 2019
SunFest is Florida’s largest waterfront music and art festival held annually in downtown West Palm Beach. The national headliners include: Keith Urban, OneRepublic, Earth, Wind & Fire, The B-52s,and more. Fun facts: More than 2,000 volunteers support SunFest; last year people traveled from 49 states, 31 countries and more than 200 cities outside of Palm Beach County; Economic impact to the area is more than $15 million. www.sunfest.com
The 24th Annual Gamble Rogers Music Festival, St. Augustine
May 3-5, 2019
A three-day music festival is held in St. Augustine the first weekend each May, featuring dozens of national, regional, and local musicians and storytellers on several stages. 50+ bands on 3 stages, new Folk School workshops, & activities for kids! You’ll find it all downtown May 3-5, 2019 at the historic Colonial Quarter in beautiful St. Augustine, Florida. www.gamblerogersfest.org