Sebring Soda Fest Announces Pet Costume Contest

The Sebring Soda Festival is thrilled to announce details for the much-anticipated Pet Costume Contest, which will be held during the Soda Festival on Saturday, April 6 at Noon. 

There is no entry fee to participate.  Registration for the contest will be held from 11:15-11:45 AM on the west side of the Main Stage, which will be located in Circle Park.  Judges will be representatives from the Highlands County Pageant Organization.

Costume Contest Categories include : 

  • Best Theme (Rockin’ 50s)
  • Best Owner/Pet Costume Combo 
  • Best Overall 

Winners of each category will receive a gift certificate from Sebring Soda & Ice Cream Works for a free small ice cream for you and a pup cup for your furry friend.  No entrant is eligible for more than one award.  Rules do apply; please see Sebring Soda Festival Facebook page for details. 

The Sebring Soda Festival, presented by Suncoast Credit Union, will kick off on Friday, April 5 with a Rockin' 50s Block Party from 5-8 PM which will be a free, family-friendly event featuring live music, games, fun competitions and more. The Sebring Soda Festival itself will be held in historic downtown Sebring on April 6.  This family-friendly event is free to attend during the day on April 6 from 10AM-5PM; however, Tasting Tickets, which will be required to taste the 200+ sodas, are now available for pre-purchase at

All event details, including information on tickets, vendor space, volunteers and sponsors, can be found at 

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For Event Marketing questions, please contact Casey Hartt at (863) 640-1743/  

For Event Participation questions, please contact Liz Barber at (863) 385-8448/