Pensacola

High Hazard
Become a fan

Download our FREE mobile App!

iPhone Android

Event Details

Jay Peanut Festival

Date:  Saturday, October 06
Time:  09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location:  Gabbert Farm
Address:  3604 Pine Level Church Road,
Jay, Florida -
Phone:  850-675-6823
Event Description:

The festival has arts and crafts, live music, children's rides, games, antique tractors and cars. There is always a variety of vendor foods at the festival, especially peanuts - roasted, boiled, fried, and baked. The Little Peanut King and Queen, and Baby Peanut contests are popular Central Florida Harvest, and Peanut festival events. This family oriented event draws more than 9,000 people annually.

For more than 20 years, The Jay Peanut Festival at the Gabbert farm has been a fall tradition on the Gulf Coast, showcasing the history, agriculture, food and fun of Santa Rosa County. What started as a chance for local kids and famers to show off their best of the season has become an annual event covering 15 acres and drawing about 70,000 people to the Gabbert farm over two days.
The event includes the 1930s Farm Museum, food booths, dozens of arts and crafts vendors, pony rides, games and fun. The Jay Peanut Festival is also a chance to try all varieties of peanuts - boiled, green, fried, candied and more. 

 
Share   
Fish House YaYa 300x250


This Week in Pensacola


Wednesday, May 25
06:00pm - 10:00pm 3 Bean Soup LIVE music   @  Peg Leg Pete's
06:00pm The Eddie Smith Band   @  Paradise Bar & Grill
06:30pm Blue Wahoos Baseball vs Birmingham   @  Blue Wahoos Stadium
07:00pm John Joyner & Friends LIVE   @  Hub Stacey's at the Point
08:00pm Lee Yankie & the Hellz Yeah   @  Sandshaker Lounge

Thursday, May 26
06:00pm - 10:00pm FRWY 98 - LIVE music   @  Peg Leg Pete's
06:00pm The Eddie Smith Band   @  Paradise Bar & Grill
06:30pm Blue Wahoos Baseball vs Birmingham   @  Blue Wahoos Stadium
07:00pm Jamey Johnson in concert   @  Vinyl Music Hall
09:00pm Greg Lyon LIVE on stage   @  Flounder's Chowder House

Friday, May 27
06:00pm - 10:00pm Carol Plunk LIVE music   @  Peg Leg Pete's
06:00pm Friday Night Lights - beach volleyball   @  Juana's Pagodas
06:00pm Paxton Norris Band   @  Paradise Bar & Grill
06:30pm Blue Wahoos Baseball vs Birmingham   @  Blue Wahoos Stadium
07:00pm - 09:00pm Bands on the Blackwater   @  Downtown Milton Riverwalk
08:00pm $5 Local Showcase   @  Vinyl Music Hall
09:00pm Pensacola UNLEASHED   @  Flounder's Chowder House

Saturday, May 28
09:00am - 02:00pm Beer Making 101   @  Ever'man Natural Foods
06:00pm 30 x 90 LIVE on stage   @  Paradise Bar & Grill
06:00pm - 10:00pm Carol Plunk LIVE music   @  Peg Leg Pete's
06:30pm Blue Wahoos Baseball vs Birmingham   @  Blue Wahoos Stadium
08:00pm Ghost Hunt   @  Pensacola Lighthouse and Museum
09:00pm Pensacola UNLEASHED   @  Flounder's Chowder House

Sunday, May 29
12:00pm Tim Spencer LIVE music   @  Flounder's Chowder House
02:00pm Dance Academy of Santa Rosa   @  Saenger Theatre
03:00pm The Sauce Boss - LIVE music   @  Paradise Bar & Grill
04:00pm Blue Wahoos Baseball vs Birmingham   @  Blue Wahoos Stadium
06:00pm - 10:00pm Carol Plunk LIVE music   @  Peg Leg Pete's

Monday, May 30
05:30pm - 06:30pm Seville Quarter Milers (running)   @  Seville Quarter
06:00pm Platinum Premier LIVE on stage   @  Peg Leg Pete's
07:00pm John Hart LIVE on stage   @  Flounder's Chowder House

more events Send Us Your Events