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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!

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Storybook Street
February 11, 2023
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February 11, 2023

Follow the beat of happy feet to a magical place where art and literacy meet.
It’s all on the avenue we’re taking you to…Storybook Street!

The Early Learning Coalition of Sarasota County’s FREE, family-friendly, book-themed wonderland returns. Designed for children ages birth to 7,...

Hours
  • 9:00am - 11:00am
Suncoast Technical College
4748 S. Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34233
1927 Historic Venice Train Depot
January 2, 2023
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February 27, 2023

FREE Tours of the 1927 Historic Venice Train Depot and the new Circus Train Car Museum

Hours
  • 10:00am - 1:00pm
1927 Historic Venice Train Depot
303 E. Venice Ave.
Venice, FL 34285
Visual Arts
February 10, 2023
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February 11, 2023

Seashell Art, Scientific and Artistic Shell Exhibits, Exotic and Rare Seashells, Shell Crafts, Seashell dealers and more!

Hours
  • 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sarasota Fair Grounds - Potter Bldg
2896 Ringling Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34237
The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe
January 14, 2023
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February 25, 2023

In this inventive and theatrical adaptation, join Peter and Lucy on their travels to Narnia! The White Witch has cast a spell that makes it always winter and never Christmas. Peter and Lucy travel to Narnia and along the way meet Mr. Tumnus the faun, Aslan the Great Lion, and all the talking...

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  • 10:00am - 11:00am
Florida Studio Theatre
1241 North Palm Avenue Sarasota, FL 34236
Sarasota, FL 34236
Sarasota Fine Art Show at Phillippi Estate Park
January 1, 1970
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April 2, 2023

Located just south of downtown Sarasota and Siesta Key, Phillippi Estate Park once again welcomes the Sarasota Fine Art Show. Featuring nearly 100 nationally recognized artists, the show also presents live music and great food. The picturesque waterfront setting includes an expansive lawn,...

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  • 10:15am - 5:00pm
Phillippi Estate Park
5500 S Tamiami Trail
Just south of Downtown and Siesta Key
Sarasota, FL 34231
Rogue Wave
December 10, 2022
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April 8, 2023

Come see the work of local Sarasota artist Jen Kroeger. Stop by, say hi, and enjoy a drink on the water. We are located in the Boatyard Village in the orange building just east of the Stickney Point Bridge. Rogue Wave is part of the Sarasota Studio Artists Association, a dynamic community of...

Hours
  • 11:00am - 3:00pm
Rogue Wave
1524 Stickney Point Rd
Suite A
Sarasota, FL 34231
Festivals & Fairs
February 11, 2023
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February 11, 2023

Free ! Free ! Free! 15 Inflatables, Rock Climbing, Food Trucks, Vendors and More ! Sponsored by Suncoast Community Church.

Hours
  • 11:00am - 4:00pm
Suncoast Community Church
8000 Hawkins Road
Sarasota, FL 34241
Art Studio Poker Run
February 11, 2023
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February 11, 2023

Looking for a fun way to visit local Sarasota artists and win prizes?
Join these local artists and participate in the first Art Studio Poker
Run. Pick a random playing card at each participating art studio you
visit from 11am-3pm and then join the artists for an after party from
4-...

Hours
  • 11:00am - 6:00pm
Sun King Sarasota
1215 Mango Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
2nd Saturday Open Studio
February 11, 2023
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February 11, 2023

Come meet the artists and enjoy live music at Towles Court Art Center, nestled at the edge of downtown Sarasota; a unique hidden treasure of artistic talents.

Hours
  • 11:00am - 3:00pm
Towles Court Artist Center
1938 Adams Lane
Sarasota, FL 34236
National Guitar Day: Community Jam Session
February 11, 2023
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February 11, 2023

Calling all guitar players! Bring a blanket, a guitar and be ready to jam with new friends while we celebrate National Guitar Day.

Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, all experience levels and ages are encouraged to gather on Common Ground together. Sarasota is home to a strong, diverse...

Hours
  • 11:00am - 1:00pm
Common ground at The Bay
1055 Blvd of the Arts
Sarasota, FL 34236

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