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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.

Current Exhibits

There's always something happening on Florida's Gulf Coast. Find out what exhibits are showing during your stay!

Find Events in Sarasota

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December 8th-Mystery Resale/Thrifting Shopping Bus Tour
December 8, 2022
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December 8, 2022

Love thrifting? Love resale shopping? Take a fun Mystery Resale/Thrifting Bus Tour to the Sarasota (Gulf Gate-Clark area) resale community. It's our holiday one and always a sell out. We pick up in Venice at the Church of the Nazarene and our Sarasota pick up location is the McDonald's Parking...

Hours
  • 8:45am - 4:30pm
Sponsored by The Happy Thrifter Resale Guide Newspaper
Pick up McDonalds Parking Lot
Bee Ridge and Cattlemen
Sarasota, FL 34292
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Art and Backstage Tour at the Van Wezel
November 14, 2022
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December 12, 2022

The tour features paintings and sculptures from the Arts Advocates’ Sarasota Art Colony collection as well as artworks by noted Florida artists, including Robert Chase, William Hartman, Eugene White, Ben Stahl, Julio de Diego, Thornton Utz, Frank Colson, and Dean Mitchell. The experience will...

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  • 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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December 15th-Mystery Resale/Thrifting Shopping Bus Tour-Bradenton
December 15, 2022
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December 15, 2022

Love thrifting? Love resale shopping? Take a fun Mystery Resale/Thrifting Bus Tour to the Bradenton resale community. It's our holiday one and always a sell out. We pick up in Venice at the Church of the Nazarene, Sarasota pick up location is the McDonald's Parking Lot at Bee Ridge and Cattlemen...

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  • 8:30am - 4:30pm
sponsored by The Happy Thrifter Resale Guide Newspaper
McDonald's Parking Lot- Pick up location for the bus
State Road 64
Bradenton, FL 34293
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Health & Wellness
December 5, 2022
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May 1, 2023

Relax in nature with Meditation Mondays at The Bay the first Monday each month 9:00-10:00am, then slip onto a kayak or standup paddleboard to explore the peaceful Mangrove Bayou and Sarasota Bay shoreline. Bring your own Paddle vessel for free, or show your registration confirmation for the...

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  • 10:30am - 12:00pm
The Bay kayak launch
713 Van Wezel Way
Sarasota, FL 34236
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DaCapo Society FREE Opera House Tour
January 12, 2023
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January 12, 2023

Join us for a FREE tour of the Opera House with Sarasota Opera’s Young Professionals Group, the DaCapo Society! This is a fantastic chance to network with other young art lovers while also getting to see what it is like to stand on our stage!
Immediately following the tour, the group will...

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  • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Sarasota Opera House
61 N. Pineapple Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34236
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December 5, 2022
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Relax in nature with Meditation Mondays at The Bay the first Monday each month 9:00-10:00am, then slip onto a kayak or standup paddleboard to explore the peaceful Mangrove Bayou and Sarasota Bay shoreline. Bring your own Paddle vessel for free, or show your registration confirmation for the...

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  • 10:30am - 12:00pm
The Bay kayak launch
713 Van Wezel Way
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Feb. 9th- Mystery Resale/Thrifting Shopping Bus Tour to Venice
February 9, 2023
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February 9, 2023

Love thrifting? Love resale shopping? Take a fun Mystery Resale/Thrifting Bus Tour to the Venice resale community. It's our Valentine's one and always a sell out. We pick up in Venice at the Church of the Nazarene and our Sarasota pick up location is the McDonald's Parking Lot at Bee Ridge and...

Hours
  • 9:00am - 4:30pm
sponsored by The Happy Thrifter Resale Guide Newspaper
McDonalds Parking Lot for our bus
Bee Ridge and Cattlemen
Venice, FL 34293
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December 5, 2022
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May 1, 2023

Relax in nature with Meditation Mondays at The Bay the first Monday each month 9:00-10:00am, then slip onto a kayak or standup paddleboard to explore the peaceful Mangrove Bayou and Sarasota Bay shoreline. Bring your own Paddle vessel for free, or show your registration confirmation for the...

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  • 10:30am - 12:00pm
The Bay kayak launch
713 Van Wezel Way
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Health & Wellness
December 5, 2022
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May 1, 2023

Relax in nature with Meditation Mondays at The Bay the first Monday each month 9:00-10:00am, then slip onto a kayak or standup paddleboard to explore the peaceful Mangrove Bayou and Sarasota Bay shoreline. Bring your own Paddle vessel for free, or show your registration confirmation for the...

Hours
  • 10:30am - 12:00pm
The Bay kayak launch
713 Van Wezel Way
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Health & Wellness
December 5, 2022
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May 1, 2023

Relax in nature with Meditation Mondays at The Bay the first Monday each month 9:00-10:00am, then slip onto a kayak or standup paddleboard to explore the peaceful Mangrove Bayou and Sarasota Bay shoreline. Bring your own Paddle vessel for free, or show your registration confirmation for the...

Hours
  • 10:30am - 12:00pm
The Bay kayak launch
713 Van Wezel Way
Sarasota, FL 34236

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