GS Fest 2019 | Girl Scouts of West Central Florida
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Saturday, September 21 | 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Florida State Fairgrounds

Join us for our annual event to kick off the Girl Scout year! Together, with our many terrific program partners, you'll have the chance to take part in activities that span our four program pillars—entrepreneurship, life skills, outdoor, and STEM. Plus there will be special activities just for older girls (grades 6-12). GS Fest is open to everyone so bring your family, friends, and neighbors and come enjoy the fun.

Back by popular demand!

  • Participate in Smithsonian Museum Day and visit Cracker Country, free all day!
  • Get in on the second annual Fall Product Rally held during GS Fest and earn a fun patch!

Register by Sept. 18 for early registration pricing.

GS Fest is a friends and family event, and offers something for everyone! Together with our program partners, you'll have the chance to take part in activities that span our four program pillars- entrepreneurship, life skills, outdoors, and STEM. Don't miss the exclusive area just for Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors, or the 2nd annual Fall Product Rally!

Registration does NOT include parking at the Florida State Fairgrounds. Parking is $8.00 per vehicle. Plan to carpool for maximum savings.

Girls attending this event will receive a fun patch, which will be provided after completing an exit survey.

Participants should bring a full, refillable water bottle and are welcome to bring a snack or bagged lunch. Please note: there will not be any place to store coolers and should remain in a vehicle or carried by hand or shoulder strap (no wheeled coolers).

Food and drink are available for purchase at the event.

Sign up as a volunteer to help make GS Fest 2019 a success! Complete the online form by September 8 with your availability.

If you'd like to be a GS Fest Sponsor, please contact us.


Thank you to our sponsors!



Presented By:

Senior Sponsor Level

GEICO Cares Logo

Cadette Sponsor Level

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Junior Sponsor Level

  • Mathnasium TMLC
  • Emera_TECO_4c

Brownie Sponsor Level

Busch Gardens
GTE Financial
Fly Tampa Indoor Skydiving
Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Daisy Sponsor Level

Children's Board of Hillsborough County
Clearwater Marine Aquarium
Grow Financial
Medieval Times
Music Showcase
Pinellas County Utilities
Ruth Eckerd Hall
Step Up for Students
The Florida Aquarium
Universal Orlando/Blue Man Group