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Events & Festivals

There's always something happening on Florida's Gulf Coast. Find out what events will be going on during your stay, or take a look at some of our favorite annual festivals!

Note: Due to COVID-19 regulations from Federal, State or County governments, events may be postponed or cancelled. Please refer to the event and/or the event host's website for the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding each event.

Watch artist Andy Daily create a sand sculpture from scratch, and save the date for the return of the Siesta Key Crystal Classic in 2021!

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Cars and Coffee on Cattlemen
October 2, 2021
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December 5, 2021

A gathering of car enthusiast to relax and enjoy each other's vehicles. All Cars/trucks/vehicles welcome. Come hang out, have a coffee and some doughnuts. This is a very relaxed event with no judgement. Just car enthusiasts gathering to appreciate the car culture. No burnouts, No Drama. Kid...

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  • 7:30am - 10:00am
Elite Motor Works1749
1749 Cattlemen Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232
December 2, 2021
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December 5, 2021

The Royal Glow Meditation Retreat is a 4-day immersive deep-dive experience that teaches participants methods of self-transformation that are simple enough to start and practical enough to sustain. You will unlock an organized body of wisdom that when practiced, generates mind, body,...

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  • 9:00am - 1:00pm
The Westin
100 MARINA VIEW DRIVE , SARASOTA, FLORIDA 34236
Sarasota, FL 34236
Deck The Halls
November 27, 2021
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December 24, 2021

A brand-new rendition of everything that makes the holidays in Sarasota special. With all-new songs and sketches, audiences should get ready to celebrate the holidays – Florida style – palm trees with decorations, swimming in the sea, sand snowmen, and more. An annual Sarasota holiday tradition...

Hours
  • 10:00am - 10:00am
Bowne's Lab
1265 1st Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
Food & Drink
November 7, 2021
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November 24, 2024

Sundays start fresh at the Farmers' Market at Lakewood Ranch, located at Waterside Place in Lakewood Ranch. Come experience this curated gathering of the best flavors in the region, including organic produce, baked goods, pet products, flowers, and prepared foods from 75+ vendors.

Hours
  • 10:00am - 2:00pm
Waterside Place
1561 Lakefront Drive
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34240
Sarasota Veg Fest
December 5, 2021
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December 5, 2021

FREE General Admission 11am to 5pm Festival! 100% PLANT BASED Food, Products & Services for purchase! TOP NOTCH Speakers ALL DAY. Fully Outdoor FUN!...

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  • 11:00am - 5:00pm
Payne Park
2010 Adams Lane
Sarasota, FL 34237
Deck The Halls
November 27, 2021
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December 24, 2021

A brand-new rendition of everything that makes the holidays in Sarasota special. With all-new songs and sketches, audiences should get ready to celebrate the holidays – Florida style – palm trees with decorations, swimming in the sea, sand snowmen, and more. An annual Sarasota holiday tradition...

Hours
  • 10:00am - 1:00pm
Bowne's Lab
1265 1st Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
5th Annual Siesta Beach Seafood and Music Festival
December 3, 2021
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December 5, 2021

The 5th Annual Siesta Beach Seafood & Music Festival returns to the Siesta Key Pavilion with fresh seafood and live music on Friday, December 3 from noon to 9 p.m.; Saturday, December 4 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The event is FREE and open to the public.

The event...

Hours
  • 12:30pm - 6:00pm
Siesta Key Pavilion
948 Beach Road
Sarasota, FL 34242
December 2, 2021
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December 5, 2021

Duke Ellington was one of the most impactful musical forces of the twentieth century, influencing classical music, popular music, and, of course, jazz. SCD joins forces with Shane Chalke B.E. Jazz, a 3-pc jazz band playing the legendary notes of Duke Ellington live alongside original...

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  • 2:00pm
Jane B. Cook Theatre
5555 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243
Hair
November 17, 2021
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January 1, 2022

Hair is the rock musical that started it all. This joyous rebellion proudly reclaims love as the heart of what it means to be American. Packed with music that is beautiful, irreverent, and deeply evocative, the quirky, all-inclusive vibe doesn’t shy away from poignant social commentary. This...

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  • 2:00pm
Asolo Repertory Theatre
5555 N. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243
STOMP
December 5, 2021
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December 5, 2021

STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty and utterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has garnered armfuls of awards and rave reviews and has appeared on numerous national television shows. The troupe uses everything...

Hours
  • 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236

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