How did rural Americans celebrate Christmas before malls, e-cards and twinkly electric lights? Experience a 19th century Florida Christmas in the Country at Mildred W. and Doyle E. Carlton, Jr. Cracker Country at the Florida State Fairgrounds. Christmas in the Country will take place Saturday, December 10, 2022 from 10:00am – 4:00pm.
Bring the family for a great day experiencing the sights, sounds and smells of an old fashion country Christmas. Learn how the holiday traditions of the 19th century differ from those of the 21st through hands-on historical interpretations, traditional decorations and more!
Cracker Country’s General Store features nostalgic and reproduction items, historical toys and games, books, candy and many other unique gift items that are great for holiday giving! Proceeds from sales in the General Store help support Cracker Country’s educational programs.
Adults 12 and up: $12; Seniors: $10; Students ages 6-11: $10, Kids ages 0-5: FREE. Advanced ticket purchase is required. We regret there will be no onsite ticket sales.
Parking: Enter the Fairgrounds via MLK Parking Entrance and park near Gate 2. $10.00 per car. $16.00 per RV/Bus/Oversized vehicles.
Event Website: https://www.crackercountry.org/index.php/come-visit/when-to-visit/christmas-in-the-country
Ticket Website: https://floridastatefair.ticketspice.com/christmas-in-the-country-2022