What is the Florida Fruit Festival?
The Florida Fruit Festival (FFF) is a 4-day raw vegan eco friendly health conscious festival in celebration of fruit! A gathering of like-minded people passionate about fruit, health, healing themselves and the planet.
What kind of food will be served?
All the fruit at the FFF will be exclusively Florida grown and local, grown within a 100-mile radius of festival. Much of the fruit will be sourced from nearby local farms in Loxahatchee where the festival is taking place. The quality of the fruit is superb because it is fresh, tree ripened and naturally grown.
What makes the FFF eco-friendly?
The FFF will be zero waste, free of single use plastic, free of disposable products, and free of harmful chemicals. Only reusable and natural biodegradable products will be used. All fruit that is served is Florida grown within a 100-mile radius of the festival. Festival-goers are invited to bring their own utensils and water bottles. Ecofriendly products will be available for purchase.
What are the accommodations?
Festival-goers are welcome to camp at Swank Farm for the duration of the festival. There will be outdoor showers, sinks and toilets. Alternatively, other accommodations can be found through AirB&B, and nearby hotels.
What will the weather be like?
Hot and humid! It is summertime in the tropics – expect lots of sunshine, high humidity and heavy rainstorms.
What should I bring?
If you are camping bring natural biodegradable products only, light comfortable clothing, swimsuit, towel, flashlight and cash.
How do I get to the FFF?
The festival will take place at Swank Farm, a 20-acre farm in Loxahatchee, Florida with the most beautiful pole barn! http://www.swankspecialtyproduce.com
Just 20 minutes west of the Florida Turnpike, 35 minutes west of I-95.
A free shuttle is available from PBI (Palm Beach International Airport) and West Palm Beach Tri-rail station. Just email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange pickup.
Ticket Includes the Following Scheduled Activities
- Unlimited Fruit!
- Mindful Movement Classes
- Get To Know You Games
- Healing Circles
- Fruit Games
- Beach shuttle
- Workshops & Talks – on health, saving the planet, food prep, drumming, sound healing
- Excursions – to fruit farms and nature areas
- Children’s Activities
- Farm Projects
- Drum Circle
- Chanting and Meditation
Various modalities of the healing arts, visual arts, and metaphysical arts will be participating at the FFF. So if you would like a massage or to have your palm read or get a henna tattoo, eco friendly products, cane juice, fresh coconuts and raw chocolate will all be available. Please note, the vendor services and products are additional fee. So bring cash!