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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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Arboretum Tour at the Elling Eide Center
March 17, 2022
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May 31, 2022

Join Docent Norman Burr on a 90-minute fascinating trek through the historic grounds. Walk through the arboretum and learn about rare, interesting, and exotic plants. Normal will discuss the geologic history of Florida and how plant life evolved. He will also share the history of the inhabitants...

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  • 10:00am - 12:00pm
Elling Eide Center
8000 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34231
Passport to The Bazaar
May 26, 2022
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May 26, 2022

Celebrate The Bazaar on Apricot...

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  • 5:00pm - 7:00pm
The Bazaar on Apricot & Lime
821 Apricot Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
“Worlds: A Part” with Pauchi Sasaki and Monica Youn
May 26, 2022
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May 26, 2022

“Worlds: A Part” with Hermitage Fellows Pauchi Sasaki and Monica Youn, Thursday, May 26 @ 6pm: Internationally renowned composer and performer Pauchi Sasaki and acclaimed poet Monica Youn, seem worlds apart. Sasaki is an interdisciplinary artist working on an original opera inspired by NASA’s...

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  • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast
400 Palmetto Avenue
Osprey, FL 34229
Eureka Day
May 11, 2022
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June 4, 2022

By Jonathan Spector  
Directed by Bianca  LaVerne  Jones 

In the Cook Theatre

An illness is spreading through the progressive and painstakingly accepting Eureka Day School–and it’s more than the mumps. When the outbreak threatens to become an epidemic, it’s a race to see what...

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  • 7:30pm
Asolo Repertory Theatre
5555 North Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243
Sarasota Events
May 4, 2022
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May 28, 2022

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe will close its 2021-2022 season with two world-premiere one-act plays, under the auspices of its New Playwrights Series. These plays, “From Birmingham To Broadway” and “Float Like A Butterfly,” will be presented together May 4-29. “From Birmingham to Broadway” was...

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  • 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe
1012 N Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Religious
May 27, 2022
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May 27, 2022

Join Temple Sinai’s Rhythm & Jews Erev Shabbat service filled with inspirational melodies by the Bruno Trio that will add to the celebration. Open to the community. Masks required (*subject to change). For information visit, templesinai-sarasota.org....

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  • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Temple Sinai
4631 S. Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter only from Proctor Road
Sarasota, FL 34231
In the Round Showcase: May Intensive
May 27, 2022
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May 27, 2022

In the Round: May Intensive

In The Round is an opportunity for selected choreographers chosen from across the country by SCD’s Artistic Staff to set a work in progress during the Summer Intensive. The choreographers are given feedback during the performance from audience members using a...

Hours
  • 7:00pm - 9:15pm
SCD Home Studio
1400 Boulevard of the Arts
Suite 300
Sarasota, FL 34236
Sarasota Events
May 4, 2022
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May 28, 2022

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe will close its 2021-2022 season with two world-premiere one-act plays, under the auspices of its New Playwrights Series. These plays, “From Birmingham To Broadway” and “Float Like A Butterfly,” will be presented together May 4-29. “From Birmingham to Broadway” was...

Hours
  • 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe
1012 N Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL 34236
Eureka Day
May 11, 2022
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June 4, 2022

By Jonathan Spector  
Directed by Bianca  LaVerne  Jones 

In the Cook Theatre

An illness is spreading through the progressive and painstakingly accepting Eureka Day School–and it’s more than the mumps. When the outbreak threatens to become an epidemic, it’s a race to see what...

Hours
  • 8:00pm
Asolo Repertory Theatre
5555 North Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243
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Sarasota Events
May 7, 2022
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May 29, 2022

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe will close its 2021-2022 season with two world-premiere one-act plays, under the auspices of its New Playwrights Series. These plays, “From Birmingham To Broadway” and “Float Like A Butterfly,” will be presented together May 4-29. “From Birmingham to Broadway” was...

Hours
  • 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe
1012 N Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL 34236

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