The Citrus County Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to announce the highly anticipated 2023 Chamber Business Expo, set to take place on September 30th at the Inverness Depot Pavilion from 9am to 1pm. This annual event, designed to bring the community together, celebrates the vibrant local businesses and services available… Read More
We’re looking for the most Cooter-iffic King & Queen to help Emcee our Cooter Music Festival on October 7th and 8th. The Cooter King & Queen Pageant will take place on October 1st at 3 pm at the Valerie Theater. Bring your talent, your style, and your wit — and… Read More
Get ready to experience a tantalizing blend of nostalgia and comedy that’s sure to tickle your funny bone and leave you howling for more as Lewis & Young brings you bring you not one, not two, but three frightfully funny “Old Time Radio Shows” live (or perhaps, undead) on stage. Read More
Join the second annual Multicultural Parade & Festival in downtown Brooksville, done in partnership with Hernando Hispanic Heritage! The fun begins at 11 AM with the parade and the festival starts directly after. Live music, foods of the world, and the new series of Mobile Murals will all… Read More
Join us for a day of family-friendly carnival fun! Featuring strolling acrobats, free face painting, food trucks, a pumpkin design competition, and tons of carnival games provided by local Citrus County businesses, this event embodies Inverness’s motto of “Small Town Done Right.” Date: October 8th – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read More
Back by popular demand, the Comedy Magic and Illusions Show is making a triumphant return to the Valerie Theatre for a special Cootertober edition. Professional magician Cesar Domico will leave you awestruck with objects appearing and disappearing before your very eyes. Prepare to be dazzled as Cesar weaves comedy, illusions,… Read More
Get ready to rock as Cootertober presents Zoso live at Liberty Park on October 14th! Since the mid 1990’s, Zoso has performed over 4,500 shows recreating the sound and feel of a live Led Zeppelin concert. Rolling Stone Magazine has called Zoso the… Read More
PLEASE CHECK WITH ANY EVENT BEFORE ATTENDING as we do not always receive notice of cancelation.
19th Annual Wesley Chapel Fall Festival and Carnival
October 28 @ 11:00 am - October 29 @ 6:00 pm$10 – $18
Celebrate the Fall Season at the 19th Annual Wesley Chapel Fall Festival
The Wesley Chapel Fall Festival returns Oct 28th & 29th for our 19th year of spooky fun and wholesome family entertainment at Tampa Premium Outlets presented by the North Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce!
- Kid’s Zone Games & Inflatables
- Food Truck Rally
- Community Stage Performances
- Pet Costume Contest
- Kids Costume Contest
- Trunk or Treat
- Shopping Vendors & Chamber Business Expo
Adult Entry is $10 at the gate and benefits the North Tampa Bay Chamber Foundation with early-bird tickets available only on Eventbrite.com offering Tiered Discounts. Children under 18 years old can enter all parts of the event for free all weekend, but must be accompanied by an adult.
This year we are hosting 2 Stages with Live DJs, Live Bands, and Community Performances. Check out the Facebook page for all the details as we get closer to the show.
Trunk or Treat – Sunday 3PM-6PM
We have the largest Trunk or Treat experience in the area om Sunday October 29th from 3pm to 6pm and it’s free for children to attend the event. Meet several dozen local Chamber member businesses, organizations, and families as you gather free candy safely before dark! Trunk or Treat participants passing out candy can win awards for best decorations, and all of the children in costumes in the Trunk or Treat line have a chance to get chosen to compete for the Best Costume Award at the Main Stage at 5:30pm,. Come dressed to win on Sunday and you may receive a commemorative medal granting access to the competition.
Our Pumpkin Patch sponsored by Florida Blue will be open both days with proceeds benefitting local charity. Grab your fresh pumpkins on your way out and carve them just in time for Halloween night!
Pet Costume Contest
Come ready to compete! Last year’s contestants came looking for the win! Dress up your pet, and join us at the main stage to join in the fun! (All pet parents must bring supplies to clean after their pet, pet’s must remain leashed at all times, and don’t forget to mind the pavement)
#followthepenguins on Facebook for special promo codes and announcements as we get closer to the event.
Fall Festival Food Truck Rally
(Line-up as of Sept 1st – More coming soon and subject to Change)
Hot Diggidy Dawgs
Pacific Island Grillz
From the Soul To The Sea
Glazed & Confused Mini Donuts
Entre Fuego Red Tacos
Hawaiian Honey Cones
Max and Mow’sKono Pizza LLC
Jlady PNutZ with a Twist
Davis Island Vibes
Creative Coastal Cuisine
Paradise Teas LLC
2 Rowdy Roosters LLC
El perunatio llc
Lady OG Empanadas
Egg Rolls N More
Fall Fest Carnival with over a Dozen Mechanical Rides, Carnival Games, and tasty food for all ages.
This year we are bringing back the Wesley Chapel Fall Festival Carnival by Dreamland Amusements with all new rides and games. Individual ride tickets, and ride-all-day wristbands will be available for sale at the event in the ticket box offices in the carnival.
More information will be available about the Food Truck selection as we get closer to the event. This year we will have over 35 of the top requested food trucks from past years.
Visit our website at www.floridapenguinproductions.com for more information about how to become a vendor, purchase tickets, and book a hotel room for a weekend of spooky fun!
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