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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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Nia Fitness with Kathy
February 11, 2021
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April 29, 2021

Nia is a body-mind-spirit fitness program for any age. Practiced barefoot to music, Nia combines martial arts, healing arts and dance to create a workout that is whole body conditioning. Nia is an amazing tool for increasing JOY. ALL safety precautions will be followed, including more than 6...

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  • 9:00am - 10:00am
Siesta Key Public Beach
948 Beach Road, Sarasota, FL 34242
Sarasota, FL 34242
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...

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  • 9:00am - 3:00pm
Ringling College of Art and Design, Basch Gallery
1188 Dr Martin Luther King Way
Sarasota, FL 34234
Richard Mayhew: Transcendence
March 2, 2021
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March 26, 2021

Nationally recognized and known for his spectacularly colored landscape paintings, this survey exhibition celebrates the publication of Richard Mayhew’s first monograph. His vibrant depictions of America’s spiritual interior landscape subtly explore African American identity, jazz music, and...

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  • 9:00am - 3:00pm
Lois and David Stulberg Gallery
1188 Dr. Martin Luther King Way
Sarasota, FL 34234
Visual Arts
March 2, 2021
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March 26, 2021

Collage as a technique and process of invention has played a decisive role in contemporary image making. From the beginning, it was associated with the revolt against painting as an art of imitation.

From Joseph Cornell’s curious found-object boxes to Tom Wesselmann’s fantastical, bold,...

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  • 9:00am - 3:00pm
Willis A. Smith Construction Inc. Gallery
2363 Bradenton Road
Sarasota, FL 34234
Visual Arts
March 2, 2021
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March 26, 2021

In The Story I’ll Tell: The Mixtape, Curtis Anderson responds to the destruction of the black community that continues to plague this country from the lens of a black Christian man. Through several mini portraiture series, this exhibition highlights Nationalism, Race, Identity, Unity, and life...

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  • 9:00am - 3:00pm
Patricia Thompson Gallery
2621 Bradenton Road
Sarasota, FL 34234
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.

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  • 10:00am - 5:00pm
Robert L. Taylor Community Complex
1845 34th St.
Sarasota, FL 34234
Designing Sarasota
January 12, 2021
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April 17, 2021

In collaboration with the Sarasota Architectural Foundation, the Sarasota Alliance for Historic Preservation and the AIA Gulf Coast Chapter, this exhibit will examine the unique history of architecture in Sarasota from the time of Native Americans to the present. Gallery is open Tues-Sat. Due to...

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  • 12:30pm - 4:30pm
Center for Architecture Sarasota
265 South Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL 34236
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...

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  • 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...

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  • 12:00am - 11:00pm
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Sarasota, FL 34232

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