6027-6033 A St, Cedar Key, FL 32625, USA
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Come and enjoy a unique weekend in “The Best Little Pirate Town in Florida.” September 15 - 17th 2017. The Cedar Key Pirates in Paradise and pirate-friendly folks of Cedar Key on Florida’s nature coast are inviting pirates and pirate crews from all over to discover our beautiful, historic town and the pristine waters that surround us.

We’ll begin Friday evening with an officer’s call and a Meet and Greet. You will be introduced to Cedar Key Clams and other indigenous treats compliments of our local clam farmers. Cedar Key is the largest producer of aqua culturally raised clams in the U.S...There will be a cash bar for beer, wine, and soft drinks. You will receive a visitor’s packet and there will be people there to answer your questions and provide you with directions.

Saturday morning you may wish to participate in a grand promenade of pirates and crews through the quaint streets of Cedar Key. There will also be a host of children’s events to create memories and enhance the knowledge for our young pirate in training. We are planning a few surprises too.

We encourage our pirate friends to slow down and enjoy the scenic and natural beauty that is here in Cedar Key. Take a pirate-friendly boat tour of the numerous uninhabited islands visible within just a few miles of Cedar Key. Take a guided historic walking tour street of Cedar Key compliments of the Cedar Key Museum and Historical Society. Sit, relax, and listen to music performed at various venues around our compact village. Meet and enjoy the company of pirates and crews from all over.

Later in the evening, weather permitting, you treated to one of the most beautiful sunsets you can imagine. You can stroll over to Dock Street and enjoy special musical performers brought in especially with pirates in mind. During the evening we’ll have some special events and good pirate fun for your participation and enjoyment.

On Sunday morning we’ll meet one more time to say our farewells. There will be a lot of handshakes and hugs.

Monday July 2nd, 2018 - 2:22 pm

Hi. I’m a member of The Crimson Knot from Halifax, Nova Scotia. Two of our crew are planning on attending your event. Any tips or suggestions? Are foreign pirates welcome? ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Foreign Pirates are always welcome. The organizer actually has relatives in Pugwash.

Careful!!! I know these pirates!! You don't know what you are getting yourself into!!

Hopefully we can meet up while we are in Florida yarhhhh ☠️⚔️☠️

Saturday June 30th, 2018 - 7:40 pm

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There is no vendor info, only ZOOL

Working on a refresh of the website. Hope to have vendor sign up ready soon!

Monday June 18th, 2018 - 5:18 pm

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Vendor info is being opened up shortly.

Thanks. Drunken Monkey Privateers.

Sunday June 3rd, 2018 - 10:41 am

I should be back. Just need to line up a Kellie sitter. ... See MoreSee Less

Monday April 9th, 2018 - 9:36 pm

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Friday April 6th, 2018 - 1:33 pm

Huzzah! Epic coverage of last year's pirate invasion thanks to Livin The Water Life. Lots of familiar faces in here.... tag away!
with Dogfishleathers.com Turner Family Honey And Bees Jim Blackbeard The Krewe of The Scarlett Fortuna Florida Parrot Rescue M.A.R.S.

Invasion of the Crossbones
Cedar Key has been known to harbor some of the most infamous pirates. Dozens of scalawags are said to have hidden treasure and have battled it out on the sandy shores of this historical island. Today, tales of the pirate life remain alive. Vince Noble \'hooks\' us up with crazy canons, machetes and....
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Invasion of the Crossbones

 

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Thank you for having us! Cedar Key is such a great town! Old Florida with great hospitality! We had a blast filming this episode and can’t wait to get back to Cedar Key!!

Thursday March 29th, 2018 - 9:12 pm

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We haven't begun our vendor selection process for this year yet. Probably in a few weeks. Send us your email address and we'll put you on the notify list.

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Thursday March 29th, 2018 - 10:27 am

On their way to the 6th Annual Cedar Key FL Pirate Invasion Weekend? We'll let you know.

#tharbepirates #ZoomZoom
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On their way to the 6th Annual Cedar Key FL Pirate Invasion Weekend? Well let you know.

#tharbepirates #ZoomZoom

 

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Yeah it might take 8 months to get there in that rig.

Where's my ship going with out me☠☠

Jeanne???

Jamie Blackford

Mark Robinson!

Lori Fox

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Friday March 9th, 2018 - 11:03 am

Can I please get info on becoming a vendor? ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Coming in about a month or so... stay tuned!

Cedar Key FL Pirate Invasion Weekend is with DogFish Bob Kent and 2 others in Cedar Key, Florida.
Cedar Key FL Pirate Invasion Weekend

Thursday March 8th, 2018 - 4:16 pm

Drum Roll...

We won't keep you waiting any longer! The dates for the 2018 Cedar Key Pirate Invasion will be Nov. 30 - Dec. 2! Thank you all who participated in our poll and to all the great feedback we got on alternate dates. Weighing all factors (and the anchor), we decided the first weekend of December would be the best choice for our local businesses, lodging providers, vendors, and of course our attendees. The poll ended up at 59% favoring the December dates and 41% favoring the September dates.

However, we think a significant number of the September votes were really "not December" votes but there were only the two choices. You made your intentions known in the comments though! And we thought long and hard about other dates in November. But it seems that, once you eliminate Thanksgiving weekend, the remaining weekends were already hosting several pirate and/or renaissance festivals that would splinter the festival market and make difficult choices for everyone.

So, weekend after Thanksgiving it is... Huzzah! Stay tuned on Facebook and watch our website (www.cedarkeypiratefest.com) for details on this year's line up of events and entertainment at the "Best Little Pirate Town in Florida".

#CedarKeyPirateFest #Pirates #AfterTheTurkey
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Drum Roll...

We wont keep you waiting any longer!  The dates for the 2018 Cedar Key Pirate Invasion will be Nov. 30 - Dec. 2! Thank you all who participated in our poll and to all the great feedback we got on alternate dates.  Weighing all factors (and the anchor), we decided the first weekend of December would be the best choice for our local businesses, lodging providers, vendors, and of course our attendees.  The poll ended up at 59% favoring the December dates and 41% favoring the September dates.

However, we think a significant number of the September votes were really not December votes but there were only the two choices.  You made your intentions known in the comments though!  And we thought long and hard about other dates in November.  But it seems that, once you eliminate Thanksgiving weekend, the remaining weekends were already hosting several pirate and/or renaissance festivals that would splinter the festival market and make difficult choices for everyone.

So, weekend after Thanksgiving it is... Huzzah!  Stay tuned on Facebook and watch our website (www.cedarkeypiratefest.com) for details on this years line up of events and entertainment at the Best Little Pirate Town in Florida.

#CedarKeyPirateFest #Pirates #AfterTheTurkey

 

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The schooner Elsa and crew will be there

The Yankees from up North won't be down. Looks like the local festival will remain just that.

Who do. I contact to discuss being a food vendor with food trailer thank my bame is John Pagliarini

When will vendor info be posted

Mermaids Are Real Live Ent. Will live to be there!

Grumpy and Compass Rose will be there!

I’m loving the response!

Huzzah!

New traditions! Prepare to be Invaded!

So glad to know...looking forward to it

Checkin' me calendars...looks good!

I am fairly sure all of us camping like the cooler dates.

The Jackyl’s Horde will be there!

Christina Smith Marion Platt, these are the dates we were hoping for!!! HUZZAH!!!

Will we have to go... I need some pirate-ish attire... 🍺

I'll be there

Love it!

Love those dates! It was so much more comfortable tempwise! See you then and there!

The Admiral & Lady Chameleon are delighted and will be in attendance.

Reservations made! Huzzah

round2fab would love to hear more when available

Haven't been to the pirates yet, hopefully we will be able to go.

Aye the pirates of the pinellas peninsula will be there

Huzzah!

Huzzah

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Thursday March 8th, 2018 - 4:15 pm

The 6th ANNUAL Cedar Key Florida Pirate Invasion Weekend shall be Nov. 30 - Dec. 2, 2018 ... See MoreSee Less

The 6th ANNUAL Cedar Key Florida Pirate Invasion Weekend shall be Nov. 30 - Dec. 2, 2018

 

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We shall invade again 😃😃 Lindsay Brooke

Woot! Woot!

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Thursday March 8th, 2018 - 4:12 pm

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Cedar Key FL Pirate Invasion Weekend is in Cedar Key, Florida.
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Tuesday January 30th, 2018 - 10:36 am

Well, they have to be peace-tied for festival...

Last chance to vote in our poll for the 2018 Cedar Key Pirate Fest Date! Yar!
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Well, they have to be peace-tied for festival... 

Last chance to vote in our poll for the 2018 Cedar Key Pirate Fest Date! Yar!

Thursday January 25th, 2018 - 12:12 pm

Release the KRAKEN!!!

And don't forget to vote in our poll below on the date for the next Cedar Key Pirate Invasion.

Wouldn't it be cool if we had these on the beach?!

VT
These octopus kites are totally incredible! 🐙

Credit: Kite-Events
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VT

 

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If you could spot me the $300 for this kite. Would totally fly haha. I love these!!

Sam Andrews...we need these

COOL

so going to this.

Those are awesome

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Cedar Key FL Pirate Invasion Weekend shared Rebecca MacKay Pirate's video.
Cedar Key FL Pirate Invasion Weekend

Monday January 22nd, 2018 - 5:55 pm

From the MacKays....
Empowering women since the Gaop...(Golden age of Piracy)

Rebecca MacKay Pirate
Happy Wench Wednesday from some of the finest Female Rogues!

-Video Interview by The MacKay Pirate Family for Mutiny Magazine Authentic Female Pirate Photo Shoot and Article.
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Rebecca MacKay Pirate

Tuesday January 16th, 2018 - 6:04 pm

How many times has a hurricane affected the festivities? If you have the festival in September, you can always have it in December if weather is an issue. Yes, it’s hot in September, come on man, but it’s FLORIDA! ... See MoreSee Less

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Two years in a row. It’s been intense.

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Tuesday January 16th, 2018 - 10:44 am

VOTE in our POLL for the 2018 DATES! Time is running out to register an opinion!!

www.facebook.com/CedarKeyPirateInvasion/posts/1404805259648225
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VOTE in our POLL for the 2018 DATES! Time is running out to register an opinion!!

https://www.facebook.com/CedarKeyPirateInvasion/posts/1404805259648225

 

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The later dates were so much better for those of us that camp and do the battle. It is so hot in September.

How about a date somewhere in between the 2?

Back to September. Not many families seen at December date

We can make it November-December

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