Chiefland is located in Levy County. This main attraction of this place is Manatee Spring State Park. Known for snorkeling and scuba diving, the headwaters of the spring are perfect for swimming. The spring run forms a sparkling stream that meanders through hardwood wetlands to the Suwannee River. Tourists can enjoy canoeing and kayaking all year round. Chiefland Water Melon festival is another major draw for vacationers.