The City of Eustis is gearing up to celebrate George Washington’s birthday with lots of festive activities scheduled in February, kicking off with the Running of the Georges 5k on February 5. This year marks the 122nd time the city will gather its community, neighboring cities and visitors to honor the country’s first president. GeorgeFest is the longest running celebration of its kind in Florida and the second longest running in the entire U.S.
In addition to country music concerts featuring Tracy Bryd and Drake White, there will also be fireworks, a fishing tournament, a parade, and other family friendly activities throughout the month. The GeorgeFest carnival opens February 22 and continues through February 25. Get the complete schedule of events below: