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Mark your calendars for the upcoming Python Festival, set to take place at the Gator Hole Bar and Glades Haven General Store on Sunday, August 27, 2023. Prepare yourself for a day filled with contests, food, and live music at the Day of The Snake celebration.

The festivities will commence at 12 noon, so be sure not to miss out on the excitement! Secure your lunch tickets early for only $20, conveniently available for purchase in advance at Glades Haven General Store. Join us once again as we create unforgettable memories at the Python Festival!


  • Bring your exotic live python to show off (Only legal snakes allowed).
  • Please refrain from bringing aggressive animals to the event.
  • Dress your best and participate in the Best Dressed Python Hunter competition for kids (1-18), ladies, and men. The prize is a python shirt.
  • At 2 pm, join the Burmese Python Competition. All deceased snakes must be properly bagged. There will be division judging for the competition.


12:00 Even Open

2:00 Burmese Python Competition

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