Summer in South Florida is synonymous with mango season, and Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is thrilled to announce the return of its beloved annual Mango Festival. This year’s festival, celebrating nearly three decades of mango mania, will take place on Saturday and Sunday, July 13-14, 2024, from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

The festival, a beloved tradition nearly three decades in the making, invites families and friends to partake in a weekend brimming with mango-centric activities and experiences. The 2024 Mango Festival promises a weekend full of mango-themed activities for the entire family.

Here’s a taste of what awaits:

  • Mango Madness: Devour exotic varieties, sip refreshing smoothies, and even try a mango cocktail flight!
  • Foodie Paradise: From mango-infused brunch to creative dishes by local vendors, your taste buds will be dancing.
  • Grow Your Own: Take home a mango tree and learn from experts on planting and care.
  • Family Fun: Explore the Jurassic Garden, enjoy live music, and participate in mango crafts with the kids.
  • Educational Talks: Dive deep into the world of mangoes with lectures by renowned experts.

Don’t miss:

  • The “Mango Mania Bar” featuring smoothies, mini cocktails, and La Tropical beer tastings.
  • The “Fruitful Five” Mango Masters Panel Discussion featuring industry leaders.
  • A captivating book reading of “Mango Memories” by author Sita Singh.

Mark your calendars!

  • Dates: Saturday & Sunday, July 13-14, 2024 (10:00 AM – 5:00 PM)
  • Location: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Coral Gables, FL
  • Tickets: Available online (adults $24.95) or at the gate (discounts available)
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This is your chance to celebrate the king of fruits and experience the magic of Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. Get your tickets today and join the mango madness!

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is an 83-acre tropical paradise located in the Heart of Miami. Founded and named after Dr. David Fairchild, one of the most famous plant explorers in history, the Garden’s outstanding botanical collection has been a fundamental part of the institution’s existence since 1938. Fairchild is home to a significant collection of palms, cycads, and rare tropical plants. It is also home to the only tropical rainforest in the continental US and Wings of the Tropics, an exotic butterfly exhibit featuring butterfly specimens from all over the world. Fairchild has the largest education program of any metropolitan area, reaching more than 300,000 schoolchildren each year with programs like The Fairchild Challenge, The Million Orchid Project, Growing Beyond Earth, and its BioTECH High School. The Garden is a not-for-profit organization committed to harnessing the power of plants for humankind and sharing the joy of tropical gardening with everyone. Fairchild Garden is known for its outstanding signature events. From Chocolate, Mango, and Orchid Festivals, to concerts, classes, art exhibitions, and plant shows, Fairchild has something for everyone. Additionally, Fairchild is a premier location for outdoor weddings and private events. With gorgeous vistas and spectacular event spaces, the Garden is the perfect location to celebrate all of life’s important moments. Information at and follow on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.