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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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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,...

Hours
  • 9:00am - 5:00pm
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
  • 11:00am - 12:00pm
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 - 10:00pm
Siesta Key Pavilion
948 Beach Road
Sarasota, FL 34242
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
  • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Bowne's Lab
1265 1st Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
Arts Advocates Member Exhibit – Marjorie Sayer
November 20, 2021
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December 11, 2021

Arts Advocates Member Exhibit – Marjorie Sayer

Saturdays, November 20 – Saturday, December 11, 2-5 p.m.

Arts Advocates Gallery, The Crossings at Siesta Key, 3501 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34239

Painter Marjorie Sayer experiments with the figure and landscape in different...

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  • 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts Advocates Gallery
The Crossings at Siesta Key
3501 S. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34239
Hugh Too
December 3, 2021
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December 5, 2021

Sarasota Christmas's Broadway-style production return with "Hugh Too", a funny, entertaining and meaningful stage production! The family patriarch of the Everett family, Hugh, has retired and moved to Florida. Knowing that the family has grown apart, he invites all his children and their...

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  • 3:00pm
Sarasota Baptist Church
7091 Proctor Road
Sarasota, FL 34241
A Night at the Savoy
December 4, 2021
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December 4, 2021

For Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe’s 22nd anniversary gala, “A Night at the Savoy,” the arts organization will recreate the look and sound of Harlem’s famous ballroom – the first integrated ballroom in New York. The event will take place on Saturday, December 4, 6-9 p.m. at the Circus Arts...

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  • 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Sailor Circus Arena
2075 Bahia Vista St
Sarasota, FL 34239
Broadway Boys
December 4, 2021
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December 4, 2021

The Broadway Boys is a collection of Broadway's finest male singers. By adding elements of pop/funk/gospel/jazz to traditional show tunes, The Broadway Boys have redefined the musical theater genre.

The Broadway Boys represent such shows as THE BOOK OF MORMON, WICKED, KINKY BOOTS, MOTOWN...

Hours
  • 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Riverview Performing Arts Center
1 Ram Way
Sarasota, FL 34231
Hugh Too
December 3, 2021
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December 5, 2021

Sarasota Christmas's Broadway-style production return with "Hugh Too", a funny, entertaining and meaningful stage production! The family patriarch of the Everett family, Hugh, has retired and moved to Florida. Knowing that the family has grown apart, he invites all his children and their...

Hours
  • 7:00pm
Sarasota Baptist Church
7091 Proctor Road
Sarasota, FL 34241
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...

Hours
  • 7:00pm
Jane B. Cook Theatre
5555 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243

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