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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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Donizetti's The Daughter of the Regiment
February 19, 2022
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March 18, 2022

Love for Marie, a girl raised by a French regiment, will lead the young Tonio to unexpected lengths in this colorful comedy set in the Tyrol during the Napoleonic Wars. Sung in French, with English translations above the stage

Seven performances, February 19 – March 18, 2022

7:30 pm...

Hours
  • 7:30pm - 9:45pm
Sarasota Opera House
61 N. Pineapple Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34236
Sweet Caroline Tour
March 1, 2022
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March 1, 2022

Returning to the Van Wezel, the SWEET CAROLINE TOUR is a Neil Diamond Concert Celebration starring Jay White. White has performed over 10,000 concerts around the world over three decades honoring the artistry of the American music legend and Rock...

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  • 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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November 10, 2021
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May 25, 2022

Your favorite weeknight hangout has arrived at its new home, Waterside Place, the newest town center in Lakewood Ranch!
| 6-9 PM, Every Wednesday, starting November 10, 2021 - May, 2022 |
- New food trucks + dessert truck each week
- Weekly live music from local artists
- Night...

Hours
  • 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Waterside Place at Lakewood Ranch
7500 Island Cove Terrace
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34240
Menopause The Musical®
March 2, 2022
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March 2, 2022

Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more! This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles! See what...

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  • 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Celtic Woman: Postcards From Ireland
March 3, 2022
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March 3, 2022

Grammy-nominated global music sensation Celtic Woman returns to Sarasota with this all new show on the main stage, bringing the beauty of Ireland to life.
Postcards from Ireland celebrates the rich musical and cultural heritage of Ireland—all while taking audiences on a journey of story and...

Hours
  • 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
Donizetti's The Daughter of the Regiment
February 19, 2022
to
March 18, 2022

Love for Marie, a girl raised by a French regiment, will lead the young Tonio to unexpected lengths in this colorful comedy set in the Tyrol during the Napoleonic Wars. Sung in French, with English translations above the stage

Seven performances, February 19 – March 18, 2022

7:30 pm...

Hours
  • 7:30pm - 9:45pm
Sarasota Opera House
61 N. Pineapple Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Bizet's The Pearl Fishers
March 5, 2022
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March 19, 2022

Set in legendary Ceylon, where longtime friends Nadir and Zurga are reunited. Their friendship faltered when they shared the same forbidden love for the priestess Leila—a love they swore to renounce. Sung in French, with English translations above the stage.

Six performances: March 5 – 19...

Hours
  • 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Sarasota Opera
61 N. Pineapple Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Donizetti's The Daughter of the Regiment
February 19, 2022
to
March 18, 2022

Love for Marie, a girl raised by a French regiment, will lead the young Tonio to unexpected lengths in this colorful comedy set in the Tyrol during the Napoleonic Wars. Sung in French, with English translations above the stage

Seven performances, February 19 – March 18, 2022

7:30 pm...

Hours
  • 1:30pm - 3:45pm
Sarasota Opera House
61 N. Pineapple Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34236
RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles
March 6, 2022
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March 6, 2022

RAIN: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES returns to the Van Wezel by popular demand, delivering a note-for-note experience that brings all the greatest Beatles hits to life. Don’t miss the mind-blowing theatrical event that takes you back in time and was hailed by the Associated Press as “the next best...

Hours
  • 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
Hide Tuesday Events -
Bizet's The Pearl Fishers
March 5, 2022
to
March 19, 2022

Set in legendary Ceylon, where longtime friends Nadir and Zurga are reunited. Their friendship faltered when they shared the same forbidden love for the priestess Leila—a love they swore to renounce. Sung in French, with English translations above the stage.

Six performances: March 5 – 19...

Hours
  • 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Sarasota Opera
61 N. Pineapple Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34236

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