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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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Visual Arts
December 1, 2021
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December 1, 2021

Sarasota Art Museum and CAN Community Health invite you to join us at the Museum for Day With(out) Art 2021. Throughout the day, experience Felix Gonzalez-Torres' "Untitled" (L.A.) and ENDURING CARE, a series of short films in the Sarasota High School Alumni Auditorium, in partnership with...

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  • 11:00am - 8:00pm
Sarasota Art Museum
1001 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Visual Arts
December 3, 2021
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December 3, 2021

Just in time for the holidays, paint your own seasonal watercolor masterpiece on a greeting card. Create a meaningful keepsake to share with your family and friends, while learning watercolor techniques. Winter-themed color printouts are provided for reference, or students may bring their own....

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  • 10:30am - 2:30pm
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens - Downtown Sarasota campus
1534 Mound Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Butterfly Photography – Special Seasonal Workshop
December 10, 2021
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December 10, 2021

Explore Sarasota County’s only Butterfly House through a camera lens. Students will have a behind-the-scenes look to photograph the dozens of native Florida species, and a brief lecture discussing both creative and technical workflows to capture compelling images of one of nature’s most...

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  • 10:30am - 1:30pm
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens - Historic Spanish Point campus
337 North Tamiami Trail
Osprey, FL 34229
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The Art of Butterflies – Special Seasonal Workshop
December 15, 2021
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December 15, 2021

Explore Sarasota County’s only Butterfly House through an artistic lens. Students will receive a brief natural history lecture introducing Florida’s native butterflies: why they are unique, their role in the ecosystem, and conservation strategies. After, students will learn painting techniques...

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  • 10:30am - 4:00pm
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens' Historic Spanish Point campus
337 N Tamiami Trail
Osprey, FL 34229
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Join us  for Museum Free Day - Second Sundays of every month!
January 9, 2022
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January 9, 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...

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

Hours
  • 11:00am - 5:00pm
Sarasota Art Museum
1001 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Free Day at Sarasota Art Museum - 2nd Sundays every month
March 13, 2022
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March 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...

Hours
  • 11:00am - 5:00pm
Sarasota Art Museum
1001 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Join us for Free Day at Sarasota Art Museum - Second Sundays of every month
April 10, 2022
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April 10, 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...

Hours
  • 11:00am - 5:00pm
Sarasota Art Museum
1001 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Free Day at Sarasota Art Museum - Second Sundays of every month.
May 8, 2022
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May 8, 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...

Hours
  • 11:00am - 5:00pm
Sarasota Art Museum
1001 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Free Day at Sarasota Art Museum- 2nd Sundays of every month
June 12, 2022
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June 12, 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...

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

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