PLANES, TUNES & BBQ featuring Seaplane-A-Palooza

Spring is in the air and in Tavares, so is the smell of savory BBQ, high-flying seaplanes and crankin’ country music! Come out to Wooton Park, Tavares March 1st & 2nd for the City of Tavares’ Planes, Tunes and BBQ!

We will be kicking off the festivities Friday evening with mouthwatering BBQ, a variety of food and merchandise vendors and live music.

On Saturday, the savory smell of BBQ won’t be the only thing soaring through the air…the seaplanes will be arriving to participate in our Seaplane-A-Palooza flying competitions. You don’t want to miss the crowd favorite “melon bomb drop” contest! Vendors will be ready to serve you will you kick back and enjoy live country music, family fun and activities in the FREE Family Fun Zone! 


Stay tuned for more information and the talent lineup!

Friday, March 1st: 4pm – 10pm

• BBQ, Food & Merch Vendors

• Live Music featuring

Saturday, March 2nd: 11am– 10pm

• Live Music (Lineup TBA)

• BBQ, Food & Merch Vendors

• Family Fun Zone in Tavares Square

• Seaplane Contests (11AM)

o    Seating is limited / Bring a chair or blanket

o    Parking available in the parking garage @ 200 N. Sinclair Ave.

  100 E. Ruby Street

  Tavares, FL 32778

CONTACT: Cheri Moan



If you are a Vendor and would like to participate in this event...Please click, complete & submit our  VENDOR APPLICATION LINKED HERE to be considered.

If you are a pilot and would like to participate in our Seaplane-A-Palooza Fly-In and seaplane contests...Please click, complete & submit our PILOT REGISTRATION LINKED HERE.