2017 Florida Strawberry Festival®
Special Days & Discounts

  • Thursday, March 2 - Florida Blue Senior Citizens Day | O'Reilly Auto Parts Ride-A-Thon Day

    Florida Blue Senior Citizens Day
    Patrons 60 years of age or older get $2 off the gate admission of $10 all day.

    The first 500 Florida Blue members who present a valid Florida Blue card will receive free admission.

    *A prize will be given away at 11:45 a.m. each Senior Citizens Day following the 10:30 a.m. show on the Wish Farms Soundstage to the lucky senior citizen whose ticket is drawn from the barrel. Tickets for the drawing will be available to seniors in the stadium. You must be present at the Senior Citizens Program to win.

    O’Reilly Auto Parts Ride-A-Thon Day
    Noon-11:00 p.m.
    A wrist band purchased at the Midway for $20 will entitle the wearer to ride most mechanical rides for one low price. Present Voucher from participating O’Reilly Auto Parts stores at any Midway ticket booth to receive $3 off $20 wristband and ride all day for only $17. Click here for a list of participating stores. Vouchers will be available at these locations from
    January 30 – March 9.

  • Friday, March 3 - Publix Feeding Florida Day | Moonlight Magic Night

    Publix Feeding Florida Day
    Noon-10:00 p.m.
    Present any Publix brand non-perishable item at entry gate and receive $5 off the regular price of $20 Fun Pack Ride Coupon Book.

    Moonlight Magic
    10:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.

    Ride most mechanical rides for one special price of $25 per person. All patrons entering the Midway for this event will be required to purchase a $25 wristband. All patrons entering grounds are subject to search.

  • Saturday, March 4 - Free Kids Day | Youth Parade Day | Super Saturday Wristband Day

    Free Kids Day
    Sponsored By: MIDFLORIDA Credit Union
    Hey kids, it’s your day! Kids through high school age are admitted FREE!  Just stop by any Festival ticket booth and receive a complimentary voucher on this special day.

    Youth Parade Day
    11:00 a.m.
    The 44th Annual Strawberry Youth Parade begins at 11:00 a.m. and runs down Reynolds Street on the South end of the Festival grounds.

    Super Saturday Wristband Day
    10:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
    A wrist band purchased at the Midway for $30 will entitle the wearer to ride most mechanical rides for this one low price.

  • Sunday, March 5 - Coca-Cola Family Day

    Coca-Cola Family Day
    10:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
    Present any Coca-Cola brand can or plastic bottle product at entry gate to receive a voucher for $5 off the $25 wristband, and ride all day for only $20. Can or bottle is not valid for gate admission. Only one can per person.
    *Courtesy of Florida Strawberry Festival, Belle City Amusements Midway and Coca-Cola.*

  • Monday, March 6 - Grand Parade Day | Ride-A-Thon Day

     Grand Parade Day
    Begins at 1:00 p.m. and passes by Festival grounds at approximately 2:00 p.m.

    Sponsored By: SunPass
    Marching bands, churches, FFA chapters, businesses, dance groups and more!

    Ride-A-Thon Day
    10:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
    A wrist band purchased at the Midway for $20 will entitle the wearer to ride most mechanical rides for one low price.

  • Tuesday, March 7 - TWOSDAY | Ride-A-Thon Day

    TWOSDAY
    Noon-11:00 p.m.

    Ride any single ride for only $2!

    OR

    Ride-A-Thon Day
    Noon-11:00 p.m.

    Ride most mechanical rides all day with a $20 wristband purchased at the Midway.

  • Wednesday, March 8 - American Heroes Day | Ride-A-Thon Day

    American Heroes Day 
    Sponsored By: Friends of U.S. Military Families & FOX 13 CARE*FORCE
    All active, reserve and retired military and military veterans along with Law Enforcement and First Responders (EMS & Fire Fighters) will be admitted free all day with a valid ID.

    Ride-A-Thon Day
    Noon-11:00 p.m.
    A wrist band purchased at the Midway for $20 will entitle the wearer to ride most mechanical rides for one low price.

  • Thursday, March 9 - Florida Blue Senior Citizens Day | O'Reilly Auto Parts Ride-A-Thon Day

    Florida Blue Senior Citizens Day
    Patrons 60 years of age or older get $2 off the gate admission of $10 all day.
    *A prize will be given away at 11:45 a.m. each Senior Citizens Day following the 10:30 a.m. show on the Wish Farms Soundstage to the lucky senior citizen whose ticket is drawn from the barrel. Tickets for the drawing will be available to seniors in the stadium. Must be present to win.

    O’Reilly Auto Parts Ride-A-Thon Day
    Noon-11:00 p.m.
    A wrist band purchased at the Midway for $20 will entitle the wearer to ride most mechanical rides for one low price. Present Voucher from participating O’Reilly Auto Parts stores at any Midway ticket booth to receive $3 off $20 wristband and ride all day for only $17. Click here for a list of participating stores. Vouchers will be available at these locations from
    January 30 – March 9.

  • Friday, March 10 - Tampa Bay Times Day on the Midway | Moonlight Magic Night

    Tampa Bay Times Day on the Midway
    Noon-10:00 p.m.
    Present a coupon from the Tampa Bay Times to receive $5 off the $20 Fun Pack Ride Coupon Book.
    Coupon with be available in The Tampa Bay Times and on www.tampabay.com on Sunday, March 5 and Friday, March 10. Coupon MUST be PRINTED in HARDCOPY. Electronic Version of Coupon will NOT BE ACCEPTED. This coupon is only redeemable on Friday, March 10.

    Moonlight Magic Night
    10:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.

    Ride most mechanical rides for one special price of $25 per person. All patrons entering the Midway for this event will be required to purchase a $25 wristband, 10:00 p.m. until 2:00 a.m. All patrons entering grounds are subject to search.

  • Saturday, March 11 - Farm Worker Appreciation Day | Super Saturday Wristband Day

     Farm Worker Appreciation Day
    Sponsored By: Astin Farms
    Farm workers receive free admission with a voucher from Astin Farms.

    Super Saturday Wristband Day
    10:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
    A wrist band purchased at the Midway for $30 will entitle the wearer to ride most mechanical rides for this one low price.

  • Sunday, March 12 - Coca-Cola Family Day

    Coca-Cola Family Day
    10:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
    Present any Fanta or Coca-Cola brand can or plastic bottle product at entry gate to receive a voucher for $5 off the $25 wristband, and ride all day for only $20. Can or bottle is not valid for gate admission. Only one can per person.
    *Courtesy of Florida Strawberry Festival, Belle City Amusements Midway and Coca-Cola.*