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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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The Sarasota-Manatee Originals Present: Original Eats Sponsored by Boar's Head
January 15, 2021
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January 31, 2021

Original Eats is an epicurean adventure providing insight into the area’s unique culinary culture!

The inaugural Original Eats will take place Friday, January 15 to Sunday, January 31, 2021 to support the local restaurant industry. For this limited time, participating Sarasota-Manatee...

Hours
  • 12:00am - 12:00pm
Restaurants throughout Sarasota, Venice, and Bradenton
Various Locations
Sarasota, FL 34239
MLK: Celebrating His Legacy in Spoken Word and Song
January 16, 2021
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January 18, 2021

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe invites the community to celebrate the rich legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with “MLK: Celebrating His Legacy in Spoken Word and Song.” The production, which will be available for free streaming on WBTT’s website from January 16-18, features re-enactments of...

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  • 2:07am
Virtual Event
Sarasota, FL 34236
Storytellers: Faith Ringgold + Aminah Robinson
January 11, 2021
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February 12, 2021

A truly compelling narrative has transformative power. As stories become alive and engage they teach us about our communities, our histories and ourselves. Ringgold + Robinson: Storytellers, is a two-artist exhibition featuring a mini survey of mixed media artworks by legendary African American...

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  • 9:00am - 3:00pm
Ringling College of Art and Design, Stulberg Gallery
1188 Dr. Martin Luther King Way
Sarasota, FL 34234
Sheryl Haler: Back to the Garden
January 11, 2021
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February 12, 2021

Planting / Growing / Tree / Knowledge / Eden / Paradise / Reap What We Sow

Through the lens of now, going BACK TO THE GARDEN is reconnecting with nature, with culture, with religion, with science, with myth, with history, with knowledge, with the origin of our true self and our better...

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  • 9:00am - 3:00pm
Project Space 340
340 Central Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34236
A Few of our Favorite Things
January 11, 2021
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March 26, 2021

Now in its 12th year, the Ringling College glass sculpture exhibition from the Richard and Barbara Basch Collection presents A Few of Our Favorite Things. This exhibition features some of the most exceptional examples of art glass and brilliant one-of-a-kind commissions by the greatest masters...

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  • 9:00am - 3:00pm
Ringling College of Art and Design, Basch Gallery
1188 Dr Martin Luther King Way
Sarasota, FL 34234
Ligature XI: Parametric Type
January 11, 2021
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February 12, 2021

Celebrating its 11th year, the Type Club presents Ligature Show XI, a juried student exhibition of typographic work from all majors in categories such as Drop Cap, Type in Motion, Hand Lettering, and Editorial. This exhibition showcases the typographic excellence at Ringling College of Art +...

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  • 9:00am - 3:00pm
Ringling College of Art and Design, Smith Gallery
1188 Dr Martin Luther King Way
Sarasota, FL 34234
Health & Wellness
March 18, 2019
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March 18, 2019
All Levels Indoor Cycling (spinning) at a boutique studio centrally located in the heart of downtown SRQ. It's the only cycling studio in the area! This cycling class focuses on having fun and burning calories. Class is set to fun music and we practice climbs, sprints, jumps and other HiiT calorie...
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  • 9:30am - 10:15am
Pineapple Yoga Studio
517 South Pineapple Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34236
Sarasota Scavenger Hunt: Sarasota Spectacles
September 26, 2019
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December 31, 2021

On Florida's west coast shores you'll find a wealth of art and architecture. On this culture-filled Sarasota scavenger hunt, we explore the epic sculptures, iconic buildings and Sarasota Bay.

Who's stealing the show on Island Park? Which world-famous performer left his mark on the city?...

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  • 12:00pm
1565 1st St, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
1565 1st St, Sarasota
Sarasota, FL 34236
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The Sarasota-Manatee Originals Present: Original Eats Sponsored by Boar's Head
January 15, 2021
to
January 31, 2021

Original Eats is an epicurean adventure providing insight into the area’s unique culinary culture!

The inaugural Original Eats will take place Friday, January 15 to Sunday, January 31, 2021 to support the local restaurant industry. For this limited time, participating Sarasota-Manatee...

Hours
  • 12:00am - 12:00pm
Restaurants throughout Sarasota, Venice, and Bradenton
Various Locations
Sarasota, FL 34239
Storytellers: Faith Ringgold + Aminah Robinson
January 11, 2021
to
February 12, 2021

A truly compelling narrative has transformative power. As stories become alive and engage they teach us about our communities, our histories and ourselves. Ringgold + Robinson: Storytellers, is a two-artist exhibition featuring a mini survey of mixed media artworks by legendary African American...

Hours
  • 9:00am - 3:00pm
Ringling College of Art and Design, Stulberg Gallery
1188 Dr. Martin Luther King Way
Sarasota, FL 34234

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