Sarasota “Siesta Key Crystal Classic”

Sarasota “Siesta Key Crystal Classic”

Siesta Key Beach

November 11-13, 2011


Admission Free, But $5.00 gets you a closer look

Organizers are recommending attendees park at Philipi Estate Park, 5500 S. Tamiami Trail, and take a $5.. shuttle that runs from 8:30am to 5:30 pm

Sarasota Medieval Fair

Sarasota medieval fair

Sarasota Medieval Fair

November 12-13 and 19-20, 2011


Sarasota Chalk Festival

Sarasota Chalk FestivalSarasota Chalk Festival

November 1-7, 2011

Downtown Sarasota on Pineapple Ave between Orange Ave and Ringling Bvd.

Admission is FREE

Sarasota “Art & Craft Festival”

sarasota arts and craftsSarasota “Art & Craft Festival”

October 15-16, 2011


Free Admission

Main Street Downtown Sarasota


Coin Show

March 4-5, 2011 10am-5pm

March 6, 2011 10am-3pm

Over 50 dealers from across Florida buying & selling cold & silver coins, olld paper money, tokens and memorabilla

Sarasota Municipal Auditorium

Downtown Venice Art Fair

Venice art festivalMarch 5-6, 2011


Free Admission

Set up along  West Venice Avenue in the heart of downtown Venice, this festival brings together long time favorites and the newest names in the contemporary art scene.

5th Annual Dearborn Street Wine Walk

5th Annual Dearborn Street Wine Walk

Saturday, February 26, 2011 3pm till dusk

Fine Wines & Beers from around the World

Delectable Hors D’oeuvers prepared by the Best Local Chefs

An Evening of storlling Music, Art and Fun

“Fun”raiser to benefit the Arts Alliance of Lemon Bay

Tickets $25.00 each

tickets available at:

Vino Loco

420 W. Dearborn Street

Englewood, FL


Arts Alliance

477 W. Dearborn Street

Englewood, FL


Celebration On The Bay

FREE! Cultural happenings and lots of music. Enjoy the Sarasota Orchestra on Saturday night Jaunury 22, 2011, then watch spectacular fireworks and indulge in some yummy birthday cake. For more information, call 941-487-4888. Presented by New College.

South Florida Museum

South Florida Museum and Bishop Planetarium

Hours Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm- SundayNoon-5pm

Adults $15.95/ Senior (65+) $13.95/ Children 4-12 $11.95/Under4 free with paying adult

201 10th Street west

Bradenton, FL 34205

Cooking for Kids

January 29, 2011 6-9pm

Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the Sun Coast is hosting a Cooking for Kids Fundraiser.

Local restaurants and guest chefs will compete for the title of Master Chef.

Tickets are $50.00 each or $350.00 for a table of eight

for more information, call Stephanie Glaser 941-488-4009