16 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Festivals"
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ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF STATES PARADE

ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF STATES PARADE

Date
n.d.
Description
This film is a short piece of the Annual Mid-Winter Festival of States Parade in St. Petersburg with Gov. and Mrs. Spessard Holland. It is an incomplete film.
Collection
Azalea Festival

Azalea Festival

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film shows homes and flowers in Palatka, a cookout, a hydroplane race and a beauty pageant. Produced by Hallmark International Releasing Group; sponsored by the Jaycees of Palatka.
Collection
BLUEGRASS

BLUEGRASS

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
The film opens with scenes of a ragtag group of musicians playing the bluegrass classic "Stealin" at the Millers Landing Bluegrass Festival. There is an interview with The Sunshine State Bluegrass Boys and more bluegrass numbers follow. The film also includes silent scenes from the Ochlocknee Bluegrass Festival. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
Buccaneer Conquest

Buccaneer Conquest

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film shows the Gasparilla Celebration, which began in 1904, as it was done in the 1950s. The pirates invade and a wonderfully colorful event follows. Businessmen are made up as pirates and lose all inhibitions as they participate in the parades and pageants. Emmett Kelly, as Weary Willie, appears in the film and an amphibious tank escorts the ship into the harbor. A high-wire artist walks between the ship's masts. This was filmed in Kodachrome.
Collection
Buccaneer Conquest of Tampa

Buccaneer Conquest of Tampa

Date
1967 (circa)
Description
In this film, "pirates" capture hostages, hoist a jolly roger and start the Gasparilla Celebration in Tampa. Viewers see "pirates" being made up. Some attack the Goodyear Blimp and the rest ride into town aboard the three-masted ship Jose Gaspar. There is a parade and the crowning of the new "King Gasparilla." Produced by Creative Film and Sound.
Collection
Cedar Key Seafood Festival

Cedar Key Seafood Festival

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film features footage from the Cedar Key Seafood Festival in the 1970s. Scenes include a fish fry, water ski show, a parade with the Williston High School marching band and special guest Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Doyle Conner.
Collection
DAYS OF SPAIN FIESTA

DAYS OF SPAIN FIESTA

Date
1974
Description
St. Augustine's Day of Spain Fiesta is highlighted in this film. The narrator traces the founding of St. Augustine, the establishment of Castillo de San Marcos and the construction of the city. Larry Moore of the St. Augustine Jaycees comments on the Fiesta. Mayor Fred Brancoff and St. Augustine's "Royal Family" open the Fiesta with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Musicians perform and children compete for prizes at contest booths. A band of "gypsy dancers" performs and a mock battle between "French invaders" and "Spanish soldiers" ensues on a small stage for a few moments before the French are repelled. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
FIESTA OF FIVE FLAGS

FIESTA OF FIVE FLAGS

Date
1963
Description
This is footage of a Pensacola civic celebration. There are reenactments, costumes, pageants and parades. The film shows an open house at the Naval Aviation Museum, an air show including Navy Skydive Demonstration Team "The Shooting Stars" under round parachutes, and the Blue Angels. There is also a sports car race and fishing with Ted Williams and Roy Martin. A speedboat race and water ski show follow. There is another parade at the end.
Collection
Fiesta of Five Flags

Fiesta of Five Flags

Date
1955-06
Description
This film starts with a shot of a souvenir program showing the name and dates of the event. There are shots of a crowd on a pier as a group of costumed men arrive on a sloop. Next are scenes of pageantry and more of an indoor pageant. The parade has a few Seminoles, Miss Tallahassee, Miss Lake Charles, Miss Gainesville and others.
Collection
Florida Derby Festival '82

Florida Derby Festival '82

Date
1982
Description
In this film, viewers see the Broward County area and pre-race activities, including a 10K run with Olympic champion Frank Shorter and runner Bill Rogers participating. There is a ball with Vice President Walter Mondale attending. The half-time show includes the FSU Flying High Circus. Viewers see a wild animal race using wild mustangs. There is a water skiing dog in the ski show. Fashions are modeled. The race includes female jockeys. Produced by Tel-Air Interests; sponsored by Florida Derby Festival Inc.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF STATES PARADE ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF STATES PARADE Festivals
Parades
Promotional films
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Azalea Festival Azalea Festival Festivals
Flowers
Hydroplanes
Pageants
Plants
Promotional films
Tourism
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BLUEGRASSBLUEGRASSBluegrass music
Festivals
Folk music
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Buccaneer ConquestBuccaneer ConquestCeremonies
Festivals
Parades
Promotional films
Tourism
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Buccaneer Conquest of Tampa Buccaneer Conquest of Tampa Ceremonies
Festivals
Parades
Promotional films
Tourism
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Cedar Key Seafood FestivalCedar Key Seafood FestivalFestivals
Fish
Water skiing
Water sports
parades
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DAYS OF SPAIN FIESTA DAYS OF SPAIN FIESTA Festivals
Florida-History-1565-1763
Musical performances
Promotional films
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FIESTA OF FIVE FLAGS FIESTA OF FIVE FLAGS Automobile racing
Blue Angels (Flight squadron)
Boating
Celebrations
Festivals
Fishing
Pageants
Parades
Recreation
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Fiesta of Five Flags Fiesta of Five Flags Beauty pageant contestants
Beauty pageants
Boats
Celebrations
Festivals
Seminole Indians
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Florida Derby Festival '82 Florida Derby Festival '82 Circuses
Fashion
Festivals
Horse racing
Promotional films
Tourism
Water sports
Water skiing
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