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2015 Heintz and Becker De Soto Seafood Festival

The 2015 Heintz and Becker De Soto Seafood Festival is widely recognized as one of Florida’s most outstanding events and is attended by thousands each year. The three-day family event features some of the best seafood around along with other tasty offerings from area restaurants and food vendors. A great lineup of continuous entertainment on two stages includes the best the local music scene has to offer as well as nationally known recording artists. Area artisans and craft vendors as well as other activities for the whole family round the offerings at the Seafood Fest. The Seafood Fest for 2015 will be held March 27th -29th, 2015.

The Palmetto Historical Park and Manatee County Agricultural Museum will be open for select tour times during the Seafood Festival.

Palmetto Historical Park and Manatee County Agricultural Museum open hours during Seafood Fest: 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm Saturday and Sunday

During open hours visitors can stroll the park and visit the Manatee County Agricultural Museum as well as the Carnegie Library. There will be a free children’s craft available in both buildings.

Guided tour times to visit all buildings in the historical park: 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm Saturday and Sunday


No Chairs – No Pets – No Coolers

5 p.m.- 10 p.m. Friday, March 27, 2015
11 a.m.- 10 p.m. Saturday, March 28, 2015
Noon – 6 p.m. Sunday, March 29, 2015

Sutton Park, Palmetto FL

Click here for Parking Map


Adults: $5 / $10 on Saturday after 4pm
Children 12 and under: Free


VIP tickets are available for $25 per person per day. The VIP area is a covered, elevated area which includes seating and discounted drink pricing. The VIP is a separate ticket and does not include the price of admission.


Music lineup featuring Foghat, Montgomery Gentry, Colt Ford and more!

 Click here for the entire Music Schedule


(941) 747-1998 or


Vendor registration is now closed. Applications for next year’s Seafood Fest will be available July 2015.


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