The Florida Groves Festival (Instagram | Website) is back this year with a whole day of extra programming at the Orlando Amphitheater at the Central Florida Fairgrounds, located at 4603 W. Colonial Drive [GMap].

The art/music/cannabis-themed event will run Saturday, April 15, and Sunday, April 16, and feature local Florida artists, popular music acts, and educational activities and workshops centered around cannabis.

Live music is scheduled to kick off at 1 p.m. each day and will include performances from artists and Florida-based acts like Thievery Corporation, Protoje, Collie Buddz, Fortunate Youth, Inner Circle, Bumpin Uglies, Ballyhoo!, Kash’d Out, Artikal, Sound System, Shwayze, and more.  

Also returning this year is Tattoo Con, which will offer attendees the chance to leave Florida Groves with a new piece of art on their body via world-class tattoo artists.  New this year is the Orlando Sneaker Convention which will be on-hand at the event for those sneakerheads wanting to swap and add a fresher pair to their collection.   

Food trucks will also be available to offer munchies, healthy options, and sweets as well as an assortment of beverages from craft beers and seltzers, to mixed drinks.  

Other event highlights will include a Vendor Grove, mural artists, and glass blowers creating live art.

Single-day passes are $50 with weekend passes priced at $80.  For information or to purchase tickets for the event, visit  Hotel packages are also available on the website.

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