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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.

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Aunt Rudele's Family Reunion
February 13, 2021
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March 28, 2021

To help lift the spirits of community members as well as theater fans wherever they may be, Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe is pleased to offer streaming video of “Aunt Rudele’s Family Reunion.” Viewers will laugh out loud as WBTT founder and artistic director Nate Jacobs dons a dirty-blond wig,...

Hours
  • 12:15am - 11:45pm
Virtual
Virtual
Sarasota, FL 34236
Embracing Our Differences outdoor art exhibit
January 20, 2021
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April 1, 2021

Since 2004, Embracing Our Differences has used the power of art and prose to promote diversity. One way it accomplishes this is through its annual, juried international outdoor art exhibition consisting of 50 billboard-sized works of art, each accompanied by an inspirational quote. The response...

Hours
  • 7:00am - 11:00pm
Bayfront Park
5 Bayfront Dr
Sarasota, FL 34236
flyer for buck o'neil exhibition event
February 25, 2021
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March 20, 2021

An exhibition about "Buck" O'Neil's journey from Negro League Baseball to the Majors.

John Jordan O'Neil was born in Carabelle, Florida but his family moved to Sarasota in 1920. He was introduced to Major League Baseball because many teams held spring training in the area.

Hours
  • 10:00am - 5:00pm
Robert L. Taylor Community Complex
1845 34th St.
Sarasota, FL 34234
Food & Drink
February 24, 2021
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May 2, 2021

Join us for BEER YOGA outside at Big Top Brewing Co, in the beer garden. $10/ Yoga + 1 beer (or cider)
Approachable for ALL levels!! 
**BYOM: Bring Your Own Mat...

Hours
  • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Big Top Brewing Co.
6111 Porter Way
Sarasota, FL 34232
FANNIE: The Music and Life of Fannie Lou Hamer
February 16, 2021
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March 3, 2021

February 20-March 3 | Previews February 16, 17, 19
Rolling World Premiere in Association with Goodman Theatre and Seattle Rep
By Cheryl L. West
Directed by Henry Godinez
Music Direction and Arrangements by Felton Offard

Part theater, part revival, and all power – this one-woman...

Hours
  • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Asolo Repertory Theatre - Terrace Stage
5555 N. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243
Raleigh Mosely takes the lead vocals for a song during WBTT's 'Light Up the Night!' open-air concert | Photo by Sorcha Augustine
February 12, 2021
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March 14, 2021

WBTT is thrilled to present, from Friday, February 12 and running through Sunday, March 14, the return of its open-air concert series, “Light Up the Night!” The cabaret-style show features a live band led by Resident Music Director (and bass player) James “Jay” Dodge II, accompanying a variety...

Hours
  • 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Westcoast Black Theatre
1012 N Orange Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Flyer for jewish film festival
March 1, 2021
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March 25, 2021

As we enter the festival’s 12th year, we are especially proud to present a premier line-up of 21 remarkable and diverse films that will impact, provoke, and move you. They are documentaries, narratives, tragedies and comedies, mysteries and love stories. Most have won awards and will have...

Hours
  • 12:00am - 11:00pm
Virtual
Virtual
Sarasota, FL 34232
Aunt Rudele's Family Reunion
February 13, 2021
to
March 28, 2021

To help lift the spirits of community members as well as theater fans wherever they may be, Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe is pleased to offer streaming video of “Aunt Rudele’s Family Reunion.” Viewers will laugh out loud as WBTT founder and artistic director Nate Jacobs dons a dirty-blond wig,...

Hours
  • 12:15am - 11:45pm
Virtual
Virtual
Sarasota, FL 34236
Embracing Our Differences outdoor art exhibit
January 20, 2021
to
April 1, 2021

Since 2004, Embracing Our Differences has used the power of art and prose to promote diversity. One way it accomplishes this is through its annual, juried international outdoor art exhibition consisting of 50 billboard-sized works of art, each accompanied by an inspirational quote. The response...

Hours
  • 7:00am - 11:00pm
Bayfront Park
5 Bayfront Dr
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...

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

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