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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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Cirque Dreams Holidaze
November 29, 2021
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November 29, 2021

CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE lights up the stage in this dazzling family spectacular. This annual tradition wraps a whimsical, Broadway-style musical infused with contemporary circus artistry into the ultimate holiday gift for the family! As lights dim and music plays, a fantastical cast of holiday...

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  • 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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November 30, 2021
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November 30, 2021

Sarasota Audubon Society Guided Walk: Myakka River State Park
Tuesday November 30 @ 8:15 am - 11:00 am.
Join expert birders Stu Wilson (512-897-8341) and John Ginaven on this Myakka walk. Meet at first parking lot on right after main (SR72) entrance (State Park entrance fee).
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  • 8:15am - 11:00am
Myakka River State Park
13208 State Road 72
Sarasota, FL 34241
Yoga By The Bay with Erin
February 23, 2021
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June 6, 2023

Join us for FREE outdoor, socially distanced yoga by the water, just beyond the children’s playground at Bayfront park. Bring your yoga mat, a water bottle, and friends. This is every Tuesday at 5:30 pm weather permitting. All are welcome. Don't forget to like our page Yoga By The Bay with Erin...

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  • 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Bayfront Park
5 Bayfront Park
Sarasota, FL 34236
Floral Design Evenings - Tailored Twig
November 30, 2021
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November 30, 2021

Enjoy an evening of wine, lite bites, and floral design with renowned designers from across the region.
Selby Gardens’ Members $65/Non-Members $75...

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  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens - Downtown Sarasota campus
1534 Mound Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
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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  • 7:00pm
Asolo Repertory Theatre
5555 N. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243
Dave Koz and Friends: Christmas Tour 2021
November 30, 2021
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November 30, 2021

Chart-topping, Grammy-nominated saxophonist Dave Koz returns to the road this holiday season with the 24th annual Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2021, featuring South African guitarist/singer Jonathan Butler, trumpeter Rick Braun, saxophonist Richard Elliot and introducing vocalist Rebecca...

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  • 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Arts Advocates Gallery Docent Tour
July 7, 2021
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December 1, 2021

For the first time since its founding in 1969, Arts Advocates has its own gallery to display works from its collection of Florida artists. Located in the Siesta Mall, 3501 S. Tamiami Trail, Suite 119, in Sarasota, the opening exhibit features works by Sarasota Art Colony artists.

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  • 11:00am - 11:45am
Arts Advocates Gallery at Siesta Mall
3501 S. Tamiami Trail, Suite 119
Sarasota, FL 34239
Visual Arts
December 1, 2021
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December 1, 2021

Sarasota Art Museum and CAN Community Health invite you to join us at the Museum for Day With(out) Art 2021. Throughout the day, experience Felix Gonzalez-Torres' "Untitled" (L.A.) and ENDURING CARE, a series of short films in the Sarasota High School Alumni Auditorium, in partnership with...

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  • 11:00am - 8:00pm
Sarasota Art Museum
1001 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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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  • 7:00pm
Asolo Repertory Theatre
5555 N. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243
Joyful! Joyful!
December 1, 2021
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December 30, 2021

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe is thrilled to open its second show of the 2021-2022 season: its Christmas card to the community, “Joyful! Joyful!” Theater fans of all ages and religious backgrounds are invited to celebrate the season with high-spirited, uplifting songs as only WBTT can perform...

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  • 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe
1012 N Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL 34236

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