Events in the Sarasota, Siesta Key, Venice Area.

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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.

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


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


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


Three-day motorcycle festival includes a charity ride with cash prizes, bike show, more than 100 vendors, live music, displays, a food court, and craft beer, wine and spirits tasting. Benefits Suncoast Charities for Children. February 17 – 19, 2023 Visit website for detailed events schedule.   Read More


Exhilarating Polo Matches every Sunday afternoon January 1 thru April 30, 2023 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 Facebook page for [...]   Read More


Watch spectacular stunts such as jump, barefoot, ballet, and pyramid. Free admission. The Sarasota Ski-A-Rees perform each Sunday from February 5 to at least April 30, 2023 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, [...]   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


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