Festivals & Events

Featured Fun Events in our area:

Thursdays at 5 p.m

Art after 5

at The Ringling Museum

Thursday nights with John Rinell

6 p.m at Amore Restaurant in Longboat Key

Fourth Annual Shake, Rattle and Soulfest

Friday February 5th

At The Sarasota County Fairgrounds

For daily and weekly events in our area, visit the link below:

http://www.visitsarasota.org/events#/34236-sarasota/all/today

 MORE UPCOMING EVENTS

 MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1

Glittering Grandeur: Spectacles under the Big Top

10 a.m to 5 p.m daily, and 10 a.m to 8 p.m Thursdays

at The Ringling Museum.  Runs through February 29.

Call (941) 359-5700

TUESDAY,  FEBRUARY 2

Yanni in Concert

8 p.m at The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall

Call (941) 953- 3368

 SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6

The Sounds of Harry James and the Andrews Sisters

3 p.m. and 8 p.m. at the Venice Theater

Call (941) 488-1115

All About Mozart

Sarasota Orchestra 8 p.m. at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall

Call (941) 953-4252

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 10

Dennis Blair

7 p.m. at McCurdy’s Comedy Theater

Call (941) 925-3869

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11

Annual Sarasota Shell Show

at the Bradenton Convention Center

(941) 722-3244

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 17

ORCHID EVENINGS

6 p.m. at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens.

Runs Wednesdays through March 23

Call (941) 366-5731

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 21

“MAESTRO”

Sarasota Orchestra

2:30 p.m. at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall

Call (941) 953-4252 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26

FOURTH FRIDAY ART WALK

5 p.m. to 9 p.m at Historic Downtown Village

Call (941) 633-0311

“Aida”

Runs through March 19 at the

Sarasota Opera House

Call (941) 328-1300

ONGOING

KAYAKING

Almost Heaven Kayak Adventures (941) 504-6296

Bay and Gulf Adventures (941) 893-7221

FISHING

OFFSHORE

Siesta Key Fishing (941) 993-6553

Outriggers Charter Fishing (941) 809-2211

INSHORE

Wolfmouth Charters  (941) 720-4418

Flying Fish Fleet (941) 366-3373

 

Dome Flea Market and Farmers Market, Venice

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Dome flea market and event center, 5115 S.R. 776, Venice
An eclectic blend of old and new, offering everything from A to Z. More than 300 booths & produce market. Open year-round

 

Sarasota Farmers Market, Downtown Sarasota

7:00 AM – 1:00 PM – Sarasota Farmers Market , Lemon Avenue & Main Street , Sarasota
The Sarasota Farmers Market offers 70-plus vendors selling produce, plants, prepared food, artisans and much more, centered at Main Street and Lemon Avenue in downtown Sarasota. The market is a nonprofit organization committed to continuing the 30-year tradition of enhancing and improving the quality of life in Sarasota. Its mission is to create a social opportunity for residents and visitors to gather and interact, to bring foot traffic to downtown Sarasota sustaining the economic viability of the entire downtown area, and to provide a venue for other not-for-profit organizations benefiting Sarasota

Venice Farmers Market

8:00 AM- Noon – Tampa Avenue, 200 Block of Tampa Ave., Venice, Florida 34285, Venice – 941-234-6321 – Every Saturday Morning, local Farmers, Fisherman, Craftsmen, Bakers, Artists and others gather at the Venice Farmer’s Market located in the heart of historic downtown Venice, Florida. It’s a weekly celebration of the best of Venice were you can get fresh seasonal Florida fruits and vegetables direct from the Venice area farms. You can’t find any fresher shrimp or seafood. There are incredible tasty homemade baked goods, trinkets, crafts, soaps, flowers, plants, locally roasted coffee, and more. And you’re certain to find great unique handcrafted jewelry and amazing art.  The list goes on and there’s something new every week! It’s a great destination to start your weekend and discover new, fun things while enjoying the great Florida weather!

Central Sarasota Farmer’s Market

8:00 am – 1:00 pm – Sarasota County Technical Institute, 4748 S. Beneva Road, Sarasota – 941-726-4391
Join the growing local-food movement with locally grown produce straight from the farm! The Central Sarasota Farmer’s Market meets every Saturday from 8 a.m. till 1 p.m. in the parking lot of the Sarasota County Technical Institute (SCTI), 4748 S. Beneva Road, Sarasota, FL 34233. Please visit http://centralsarasotafarmersmarket.com. • Locally grown produce • Fresh baked goods • Great food vendors • Local artists, artisans and service providers • Live entertainment • Convenient location with ample parking • Indoor restrooms • Pet friendly environment

Casey Key / Nokomis Beach Drum Circle

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Casey Key / Nokomis Beach, 201 South Casey Key Road, Osprey
The Drum Circle is one of Casey Key’s most unique and celebrated events. On any given Saturday and Wednesday evening one will encounter the rhythmic beats, amateur belly dancing, children playing, and the most amazing sunsets anywhere.

 

 

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