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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!

Find Events in Sarasota

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Rainforest Masks of Costa Rica
January 8, 2022
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January 30, 2022

The Rainforest Masks of Costa Rica exhibit showcases artists from the Borucan Indian tribe of Costa Rica. Join us and experience the vibrant, hand-carved and painted balsa wood masks showcased in the Museum of Botany...

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  • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens - Downtown Sarasota campus
1534 Mound Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
SILL Presents "Independence Corrupted: How America's Judges Really Make Their Decisions"
January 27, 2022
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January 27, 2022

Judge Charles B. Schudson will bring us behind the trial bench to meet judges analyzing trials and sentencings and explain how judges weigh life and death, million-dollar damages, and our civil rights. With scholarship and compelling cases, he will examine the personal, professional, and...

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  • 10:30am - 11:30am
First United Methodist Church
3224 Bee Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL 34239
Nokomis Beach Sunset Sound Bath
January 27, 2022
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January 27, 2022

Join Sound Healer Kelly Kelita for a relaxing sunset sound bath on the sand at Nokomis Beach. A Sound Bath is an acoustic sound healing journey that relaxes the body, clears the subconscious, calms the mind, and activates your body’s natural healing systems. Bring a blanket and pillow and create...

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  • 6:15pm - 7:15pm
Nokomis Beach
100 S Casey Key Road
Nokomis, FL 34275
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Rainforest Masks of Costa Rica
January 8, 2022
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January 30, 2022

The Rainforest Masks of Costa Rica exhibit showcases artists from the Borucan Indian tribe of Costa Rica. Join us and experience the vibrant, hand-carved and painted balsa wood masks showcased in the Museum of Botany...

Hours
  • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens - Downtown Sarasota campus
1534 Mound Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Rainforest Masks of Costa Rica
January 8, 2022
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January 30, 2022

The Rainforest Masks of Costa Rica exhibit showcases artists from the Borucan Indian tribe of Costa Rica. Join us and experience the vibrant, hand-carved and painted balsa wood masks showcased in the Museum of Botany...

Hours
  • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens - Downtown Sarasota campus
1534 Mound Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Rainforest Masks of Costa Rica
January 8, 2022
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January 30, 2022

The Rainforest Masks of Costa Rica exhibit showcases artists from the Borucan Indian tribe of Costa Rica. Join us and experience the vibrant, hand-carved and painted balsa wood masks showcased in the Museum of Botany...

Hours
  • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens - Downtown Sarasota campus
1534 Mound Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
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allan mestel
February 4, 2022
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February 4, 2022

No Justice, No Peace, is an exhibition that showcases images from Allan Mestel’s current passion project. He is working on a book of photos of street activism, captured over the course of the last four years, during the Trump administration. The photographs on display were specifically captured...

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  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
SPAACES Gallery and Studios
2087 Princeton St.
Sarasota, FL 34239
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Sarasota Audubon Society Nature Center Workshop:  Bird Wood Carvings
February 5, 2022
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February 5, 2022

Sarasota Audubon Society (SAS) Nature Center Workshop: Bird Wood Carvings

On FEBRUARY 5, 2022 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM, Dick Case will share his beautiful bird wood carvings with us and demonstrate how he created his art. Suggested Donation: $5, pay at the door. Masks optional, if outside....

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  • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Nature Center
999 Center Road
Sarasota, FL 34240
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SPAACES Black History Month - Panel w/ Louis Parker, Samantha Gholar, Jesse Clark, Allan Mestel
February 12, 2022
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February 12, 2022

In celebration of Black History Month, SPAACES gallery and studios will be hosting a panel discussion as a companion event to our monthly Art Walk and gallery opening on February 4th!
Artists Jesse Clark and Allan Mestel will be speaking about their works (which will be on display in the...

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  • 10:00am - 12:00pm
SPAACES Gallery + Studios
2087 Princeton Street
Sarasota, FL 34239
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Free Day at Sarasota Art Museum, join us for Second Sundays
February 13, 2022
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February 13, 2022

Museum Free Day is the Second Sunday of every month.

Join us for Museum Free Day!

Bring your friends and family to explore new art and thought-provoking exhibitions, and participate in our fun activities.

Musical Interludes – 12 pm to 1:30 pm
Join us for music on the Marcy...

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  • 11:00am - 5:00pm
Sarasota Art Museum
1001 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236

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