You will definitely be saying 'Ahoy Matey!' to all your friends when you visit this festival. The Pirate Festival is going to be a one-of-a-kind event for pirate enthusiasts and human mermaids.
If you want to know how is to live the pirate lifestyle, come and visit this unique event with your friends. The Pirate Festival is a spring signature event that will feature a cannon demo on river's edge, live music, costume contests for best male and female pirate, and even a dog pirate contest. Also, this is the type of event to dress like a real mermaid.
There will be lots of vendors selling pirate-like products and food from Virgo Bomb, Pirate Life, Tori Cakes, and more. This event will take place on April 20th from 11 am to 5 pm at the Esplanade Park in Fort Lauderdale.
Don't be afraid to go in your full comic-con costume because you'll see Jack Sparrow and many other personalities. Even the event attire states "Costume".
The festival will also feature a raft race and paddleboard race. The races do not require a fee but you must register and read the rules here. It will definitely be a pirate-packed day by the river. Admission to the festival is free.
Esplanade Park is located at 400 Southwest 2nd Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312.