Seeking Jane at the Austen Fest in Mount Dora, Florida

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The Jane Austen Fest is Featured in Travel Through History.

Every enthusiast has a must visit destination. For art lovers, it’s Miami’s Art Basel. Bikers have the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally on their wish list. For fans of Jane Austen, it’s the town of Mount Dora, Florida for the annual Mount Dora Jane Austen Fest.

Every February, ladies in Regency era dresses and bonnets fill the vibrant downtown streets of Mount Dora. Laughter and chatter fill the air as they discuss the finer points of Pride & Prejudice and Northanger Abbey. Above all, they are eager to spend time with other Austen aficionados, learning about all things Jane.”