Events

THINGS TO DO

what’s happening in desoto county

From the Florida Rodeo to the DeSoto County Fair, there are festivals, shows, and games for everyone in the family. Join us to explore Florida Wild!

Events Calendar

Do you have an event coming up?

Annual Events

  • ,

    Memorial Day Ceremony at British Plot in Oak Ridge Cemetery

    Arcadia Rotary Club will hold its annual Memorial Day ceremony honoring British Royal Air Force cadets who died while training at Carlstrom aviation training camp in Arcadia, FL, during World War II. The 23 cadets were buried at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Arcadia. Each year, the Rotary Club, DeSoto Historical Society, and others gather to…

    Read More

    Memorial Day Ceremony at British Plot in Oak Ridge Cemetery
  • , ,

    DeSoto Halloween Trick or Treat at Turner Center

    A FREE, FUN AND SAFE INDOOR EVENT The annual DeSoto County Halloween Trick or Treat event is planned for October 31 at the Turner Agri-Civic Center. DeSoto County staff are excited to partner with everyone again this year to offer a fun and safe Halloween for our youth. To join, please take a few minutes…

    Read More

    DeSoto Halloween Trick or Treat at Turner Center
  • ,

    Reagan Day Dinner 2024

    Presented by the DeSoto County Republicans The DeSoto County Republicans will host its Reagan Day Dinner 2024 at the Turner Agri-Civic Center Thursday, Aprill 11, starting at 5:30 p.m. Social hour begins at 5:30, followed by dinner and the program at 6:30 p.m.Special guests include Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Wilton Simpson, National Committeeman at Republican…

    Read More

    Reagan Day Dinner 2024

EVENT VENUES

The perfect event starts with the perfect venue! In DeSoto County, you’ll find event venues of every type — from rustic barns to historic stages to beautiful wedding venues in Southwest Florida. Our accommodating venue operators and managers will work closely with you to make your dream event come to life.

EVENT Planners

Don’t let worries about the details derail your special event! DeSoto County’s talented event planners can help ensure a seamless day and make sure you’re focused on things that matter.