Events in the Sarasota, Siesta Key, Venice Area.

Due to Coronavirus (Covid-19) there is a possibility of last minute cancelations of events. Please contact the hosting organization or location for cancellation information.

A complete list of upcoming events. We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

Introduction to Pickleball for New Players is for people of all ages who are new to the popular sport of Pickleball. This class will provide a safe place for those who have never played pickleball before, or who are very inexperienced.  It will focus on teaching basic terminology and techniques; and [...]   Read More


Classes are held on the pure crystal sands of Siesta Key Public Beach between the Green and Blue Lifeguard Stand Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Plan to arrive a little early to find a good spot on the sand from where you can see and [...]   Read More


Regional artists present a series of free classical, jazz, folk, and opera concerts sponsored by the Sarasota Concert Association as its community outreach program. All performances are at noon at David Cohen Hall or Holley Hall inside the Beatrice Friedman Symphony Center. Call or visit website for additional information.   Read More


Free Jazz concert presented by the Gentlemen of Jazz at the Gazebo in Centennial Park downtown Venice, Florida. Bring a blanket or chairs. Call or visit website for additional information.   Read More


Participants will be led through a yoga flow while overlooking the water during sunset on the Terrace of The Ringling Ca' d'Zan. Class size is limited, tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets will be available 30 days prior to each event and must be purchased online, in advance of the [...]   Read More


Enjoy a free outdoor movie night at The Oval at The Bay Park in Sarasota. Bring your blankets, a picnic, children, grandchildren, and good dogs for a fun-filled evening of family-friendly entertainment under the stars. Movie showing times vary based on season. Call or visit website for additional information.   Read More


Circus Sarasota presents an international all-star lineup with an unparalleled array of thrilling acts under the Big Top. More than 2 weeks of performances from February 10 – March 5, 2023. Top performances under the Ulla Searing Big Top at Nathan Benderson Park’s Regatta Island, next to the rowing/judge’s tower. Call or [...]   Read More


Colorful, larger-than-life canvases integrating powerful imagery and thought-provoking messages celebrating diversity. The scale and impact of this outdoor exhibition has continued to grow, attracting over two million visitors since its inception. (Park entrance is located at the corner of Ringling Boulevard and Bayfront Drive/US Route 41). Call for more information.   Read More


Circus Sarasota presents an international all-star lineup with an unparalleled array of thrilling acts under the Big Top. More than 2 weeks of performances from February 10 – March 5, 2023. Top performances under the Ulla Searing Big Top at Nathan Benderson Park’s Regatta Island, next to the rowing/judge’s tower. Call or [...]   Read More


Colorful, larger-than-life canvases integrating powerful imagery and thought-provoking messages celebrating diversity. The scale and impact of this outdoor exhibition has continued to grow, attracting over two million visitors since its inception. (Park entrance is located at the corner of Ringling Boulevard and Bayfront Drive/US Route 41). Call for more information.   Read More