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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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The Choir of Man
January 30, 2022
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January 30, 2022

Raise your glass to the international sensation THE CHOIR OF MAN! Yes, the boys are back by popular demand ready to take America by storm in their third U.S. tour. Known across the globe as “the ultimate feel-good show,” THE CHOIR OF MAN offers over 90-minutes of non-stop adrenaline-packed...

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  • 7:00pm - 9:00pm
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
Drag Queen Bingo
December 22, 2021
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December 31, 2023

Play Bingo in Florida's Oldest Tiki Bar, the Bahi Hut. Our Drag Queen, Georgia, is very entertaining! No admission costs, just get buy a drink to play.

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  • 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Bahi Hut
4675 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34234
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Nightlife & Entertainment
January 31, 2022
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January 31, 2022

Jazz at the FST John C. Court Cabaret on January 31features Zach Bartholomew, an award-winning jazz pianist, composer, and music educator. He has been featured as a performer, composer, and bandleader at national and international jazz festivals, including the Jacksonville Jazz Festival,...

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  • 7:30pm - 9:30pm
John C. Court Cabaret
Cocoanut Ave and First St.
Sarasota, FL 34236
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An American in Paris
February 2, 2022
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February 3, 2022

Wednesday, February 2 – Thursday, February 3, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.
ROMANCE! ADVENTURE! GERSHWIN! WHO COULD ASK FOR ANYTHING MORE!
In post war Paris, romance is in the air and youthful optimism reigns. Gershwin’s soaring melodies are matched by gravity-defying dance as the world rediscovers...

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  • 7:30pm - 9:30pm
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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An American in Paris
February 2, 2022
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February 3, 2022

Wednesday, February 2 – Thursday, February 3, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.
ROMANCE! ADVENTURE! GERSHWIN! WHO COULD ASK FOR ANYTHING MORE!
In post war Paris, romance is in the air and youthful optimism reigns. Gershwin’s soaring melodies are matched by gravity-defying dance as the world rediscovers...

Hours
  • 7:30pm - 9:30pm
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Drag Queen Bingo
December 22, 2021
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December 31, 2023

Play Bingo in Florida's Oldest Tiki Bar, the Bahi Hut. Our Drag Queen, Georgia, is very entertaining! No admission costs, just get buy a drink to play.

Hours
  • 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Bahi Hut
4675 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34234
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A Tribute to Aretha Franklin: The Queen of Soul
February 9, 2022
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February 9, 2022

Musician, vocalist and composer Damien Sneed toured with Aretha Franklin, developing a strong mentee relationship with the soul legend. In A Tribute to Aretha Franklin: The Queen of Soul, Sneed pays homage to the icon with fresh renditions of the beloved hits including “Respect,” “Bridge Over...

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  • 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Reza: Edge of Illusion
February 10, 2022
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February 10, 2022

REZA has taken the art of illusion to a new level, delivering his rock concert style magic show to audiences across the globe. Young and fresh, Reza’s new show, Edge of Illusion, has earned various awards including “Magician of the Year.” Don’t miss this Sarasota premiere – LIVE on the Van Wezel...

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  • 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Audra McDonald
February 11, 2022
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February 11, 2022

Audra McDonald is unparalleled in the breadth and versatility of her artistry as both a singer and an actor. The winner of a record-breaking six Tony Awards, two Grammy Awards, and an Emmy Award, she received a 2015 National Medal of Arts from President Barack Obama and was also named one of...

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  • 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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The Simon & Garfunkel Story
February 12, 2022
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February 12, 2022

The immersive, concert-style theater show chronicles the journey shared by the folk-rock duo, PAUL SIMON and ART GARFUNKEL. It tells the story from their humble beginnings as Tom...

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

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