Events in the Sarasota, Siesta Key, Venice Area.

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

The Sarasota Open is the premiere professional tennis event in Southwest Florida attracting some of the top names on the ATP Tour. April 7 – 14, 2024. Call the box office or visit website for tickets and additional information.   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


Held annually in Sarasota, FL, The Sarasota Film Festival emphasizes the best in cinema alongside exciting programs and events, with more than 200 films screened each year including features, documentaries, shorts, and kid-friendly picks. Call or visit website for festival event and movie showtimes.   Read More


Bring your drums and your rhythm, and enjoy the sunset and this community drum circle with an eclectic crowd of participants, spectators, and belly dancing. This free event takes place every Sunday usually about an hour before sunset. Located south of the main pavilion on Siesta Beach, on Siesta Key.   Read More


Leading up to the world’s biggest sporting event the Paris 2024 Summer Olympics, Nathan Benderson Park (NBP) in Sarasota, Florida takes center stage for the US Olympic Rowing Trials that will decide the team advancing to Paris. Ranked the No. 1 rowing destination in North America two years in a row, [...]   Read More


Offering local and organic fresh produce, prepared foods, and artisan crafts Every Sunday rain or shine year-round in the parking lot of Siesta Key Village Plaza. Visit website for additional information.   Read More


Exhilarating Polo Matches every Sunday afternoon December 31, 2023 thru April 7, 2024 at 1 p.m.  Tailgating, half-time entertainment, divot stomping and pet-friendly (dogs must be on a leash). Gates open at 10 a.m. Sunday. Admission starts at $15, children under 12 free. Call or visit website for additional information. Check [...]   Read More


This small group guided walking tour introduces you to interesting botanical specimens while providing a historic overview of the development of the estate. The Ringling has over 2,350 trees representing native, exotic, historical, and culturally significant trees. The tour is 90 minutes long and takes place entirely outdoors. Participants are [...]   Read More


Watch spectacular stunts such as jump, barefoot, ballet, and pyramid. Free admission. The Sarasota Ski-A-Rees perform each Sunday from February 4 to May 5, 2024 at 2 p.m. behind Mote Marine Aquarium on City Island. Bleacher and lawn seating available – Awith blocked off seats to allow social distanced seating, as well [...]   Read More


The Sarasota Open is the premiere professional tennis event in Southwest Florida attracting some of the top names on the ATP Tour. April 7 – 14, 2024. Call the box office or visit website for tickets and additional information.   Read More