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.

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Friday, July 3
SUMMER Camp at Music Compound
June 8, 2020
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June 8, 2020

THIS SUMMER IS GOING TO ROCK!
Summer Camp at Music Compound offers a fun and interactive summer camp for Sarasota and Manatee students of all ages.
The perfect camp for kids who want to explore new music or get better in their favorite instrument. Full day options offered. Each week ends...

Hours
  • 9:00am - 4:00pm
Music Compound
1751 Cattlemen Road
Sarasota, FL 34232
City Sightseeing Trolley Tour
March 10, 2020
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December 31, 2020

On this air-conditioned City Sightseeing Trolley Tour, you may visit the historic downtown neighborhoods of Gillespie Park, Burns Court, Laurel Park, St. Armands Circle, Lido Key, and the Rosemary Design District.

You also see our world-class artistic and cultural organizations: The...

Hours
  • 10:00am - 11:30am
Discover Sarasota Tours
1826 Fourth Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
Cycling
March 20, 2019
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March 20, 2019
All levels Indoor Cycling at Sarasota's only cycling studio! 45 minute class focused on having fun and burning calories. Great music! We explore climbs, jumps, sprints and other HiiT exercise to burn those last stubborn pounds off! No prior experience is necessary. Wear sneakers or cycling shoes!
Hours
  • 10:15am
Pineapple Yoga Studio
517 South Pineapple Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34236
Cecile Moran, KINDRED SPIRITS, acrylic resist and gold leaf, 36" x 48"
June 27, 2020
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July 25, 2020

Cecile Moran, Art Uptown’s July featured artist, presents a rich series of paintings entitled “Arboreal Conversations”, teeming with color, form and mystery. They prompt viewers to think about the trees themselves and their interconnectedness to each other, us, and forests of the world. The...

Hours
  • 11:00am - 3:00pm
Art Uptown Gallery
1367 Main Street
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?...

Hours
  • 12:00pm
1565 1st St, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
1565 1st St, Sarasota
Sarasota, FL 34236
Infamous Sarasota Happy Hour City Tour
March 20, 2020
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December 31, 2020

Discover Sarasota Tours offers a fun new way to explore the city’s colorful history on Friday nights: “Infamous Sarasota” — The Throwback Happy Hour City Tour.

Relive the glory days of Sarasota’s sunny and scandalous 60s, 70s, 80s, and 90s with tour guide Jonny Mac! Hear stories of...

Hours
  • 5:30pm - 7:15pm
Discover Sarasota Tours
1826 Fourth Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
Frankie Paul
July 1, 2020
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July 5, 2020

NO July 4, 2020 SHOW
Paul is fast becoming a prominent force in the world of comedy! Frankie has a unique knack for taking a typically unnoticeable situation to new levels of hysterics.

Frankie Paul hits on a vast array of today's topics as well as everyday craziness like marriage,...

Hours
  • 7:00pm
McCurdys Comedy Theatre
1923 Ringling Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34236
FST Improv - Triple Play
July 3, 2020
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July 11, 2020

FST Improv is serving up the laughter every Friday and Saturday night! Drawing inspiration from audience suggestions, FST Improvisers spin scenes, games, and songs…completely on the spot. With all-new rules, FST’s team of three socially-distanced funny people are back to bring you an all-new...

Hours
  • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Florida Studio Theatre
1265 1st Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
Haunted Sarasota Trolley Tour
March 20, 2020
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December 31, 2020

Hop on board our haunted trolley tour for a spellbinding, interactive, narrated adventure! Hear stories about famous murders, visit spirited buildings, and explore unsolved crimes during this 90-minute nighttime tour.

Sit back and listen as Lady Melody, our passionate, informative, and...

Hours
  • 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Discover Sarasota Tours
1826 Fourth Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
Sarasota Laps For lIfe
June 18, 2020
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October 18, 2020

Sarasota Laps For Life goes Virtual!
This has been a challenging year, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Knights of Columbus knows that the health and safety of our participants is a priority and this is why we have decided to go Virtual!
You can do your 5K (3.1 miles) in your...

Hours
  • 8:30pm
Virtual 5K
5851 Nathan Benderson Circle
Sarasota, FL 34235

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