Local Events

Join in on weekly local festivities - "Cruzin Night", "Farmer's Markets" and more..

Centennial Park Gazebo

Join the fun in historic downtown Venice for the bimonthly Friday Night Concert Series at the gazebo in Centennial Park! This event, hosted by Venice MainStreet, is held every second and fourth Friday of each month and is free and open to the public.
Location: Centennial Park, 200 W Venice Ave., Venice, 34285

Cruzin on Dearborn

First Saturday afternoon of the month - 2 - 8pm. "Cars and Oldies"
Location: Dearborn St., Englewood

Farmer`s Market

Fresh local vegetables, flowers, baked goods. Every Saturday 8am to noon.
Location: Centennial Park Gazebo, Downtown Venice

Farmer`s Market

Local produce, plants, prepared food and artisans. Every Saturday, 7am to 1pm.
Location: Downtown Sarasota

Farmers Market

Pioneer Park - 9am to 2pm Every Thursday. Local produce, flowers, fish, baked goods, art vendors
Location: Dearborn St., Englewood 34223

11/19/17 Recurring weekly on Sunday

Englewood Beach Drum Circle gathers every Sunday, year-round (weather permitting) about one hour before sunset. Everyone is welcome to drum, hoola hoop, dance or just enjoy the rhythm as they drum the sun down. They play specific African, Brazilian and belly dance rhythms.
Location: Englewood Beach, 2100 N. Beach Rd.

Englewood Beach Yoga or Manasota Beach Yoga

Community Beach Yoga on Englewood Beach every day, year-round (including holidays), 8:30 – 9:30am with Lata or Robert. Class is a $5 donation. Beach Yoga for every body on Manasota Beach Mon. through Sat., 8:00 - 9:00am
Location: Englewood Beach

Annual Car Show

Sunday, Mar 27, 2022 from 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Centennial Park, 200 W. Venice Ave., Venice, 34284

Patriotic Pops Concert and Fireworks

May 28, 2022 10:00 am - 10:30 am Patriotic Pops Concert and Fireworks featuring Troy Quinn and The Venice Symphony with Rockpella. Tickets on sale starting March 10 at CoolToday and www.ticketmaster.com Call 941-207-8822 www.thevenicesymphony.org
Location: CoolToday Park, 18800 W Villages Pkwy, Venice, 34285

37th Annual Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix

Our fleet of powerboats and jet skis are heading to Sarasota on July 1st - 3rd for another round of the 2022 P1 Offshore and AquaX Championships. Around 90 competitors are expected for two days of world-class marine motorsport action. “Waves & Wheels” Kickoff Party July 1, 2022, Robarts Arena - Sarasota Fairgrounds, 6:00 - 10:00pm

Waves & Wheels Kickoff Party

July 1, 2022 - Featuring participating Speed Boats Robarts Arena - Sarasota Fairgrounds, 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Celebrate Sarasota July 4 Parade & Bayfront Fireworks

The parade will pay tribute to veterans, first responders, and medical professionals. It will begin at 8pm starting at Mound St. (U.S. 41) and Orange Ave. ending at Bayfront Drive (U.S. 41) and Main St. (J.D. Hamel Park). Designated areas for public viewing will be marked along the parade route. Bayfront fireworks, organized by Suncoast Charities for Children in partnership with marina Jack, will follow at approx. 9pm to close out the evening celebration.
Location: Downtown Sarasota