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Suncoast Beaches Events

Suncoast Beaches Events

There is always something exciting going on in Sarasota, Siesta Key, Casey Key, Longboat Key, Bradenton, Lido Key and the surrounding communities. Everything from festivals, arts & crafts to fireworks extravaganza all around the Sarasota area.

International Folk Dances
On-Going Event: 11/1/2017 - 11/28/2018
Every Wednesday. 7-9:30pm.  Bayfront Community Center, Sarasota.   www.ifdsarasota.webs.com
Downtown Sarasota Farmers Market
On-Going Event: 11/4/2017 - 11/24/2018
Every Saturday. 7am-1pm. Rain or shine. More than 70 area vendors on display.  Lemon and Main St. 941-225-9256  www.sarasotafarmersmarket.org
250 Years of the Circus in Print
4/20/2018 - 5/7/2018
Daily. Posters celebrating the remarkable intelligence and highly developed skills of these four-legged performers once covered walls and fences across America.   Ringling Circus Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700  www.ringling.org
Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads
On-Going Event: 4/20/2018 - 6/1/2018
Daily. Chinese artist Ai Weiwei's 12 monumental bronze sculptures, Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads.
  Ringling Museum, Bayfront Gardens, Sarasota. 941-359-5700  www.ringling.org
Family Night at South Florida Museum
On-Going Event: 4/20/2018 - 11/3/2018
Every First Saturday (most months) 3-8pm. Reduced admission and kids' activities.   201 10th St. W., Bradenton. 941-746-4131, ext. 11  www.southfloridamuseum.org
Free Friday Night Concert
On-Going Event: 4/20/2018 - 11/23/2018
Every Second & Fourth Friday. Bring chair or blanket and enjoy the concert. 7-9pm.  Centennial Park, Venice.   www.visitvenicefl.org
Hank Willis Thomas: Branded/Unbranded
On-Going Event: 4/20/2018 - 6/10/2018
Daily. Hank Willis Thomas's provocative series Unbranded: A Century of White Women, 1915-2015. Digital chromogenic prints by Thomas, the internationally celebrated conceptual artist, reconsiders classic advertisements over the last 100 years - minus their original text.  Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700  www.ringling.org
Live from Downtown Sarasota, It's Friday Night!
On-Going Event: 4/20/2018 - 11/23/2018
Every Friday. Live local entertainment and performing arts groups. 6-9pm.   Downtown Sarasota.   www.dsasarasota.com
Sea Debris Exhibit
On-Going Event: 4/20/2018 - 6/18/2018
  Mote Aquarium, Sarasota.   www.mote.org
Toni Dove: Embodied Machines
On-Going Event: 4/20/2018 - 5/20/2018
Daily. Dove's pioneering work operates at the crossroads of live performance, interactive narrative, and virtual reality.   Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700, ext. 5705  www.ringling.org
Downtown Sarasota Farmers Market
On-Going Event: 4/21/2018 - 11/24/2018
Every Saturday. 7am-1pm.  State St., Sarasota. 941-951-2656  www.sarasotafarmersmarket.org
Downtown Venice Farmers Market
On-Going Event: 4/21/2018 - 11/24/2018
Every Saturday. 8am-12pm.  Main St. & Lemon Ave., Downtown Venice. 941-445-9209  www.venicefarmersmarket.org
Historic Train Depot Tours
On-Going Event: 4/21/2018 - 11/24/2018
Every Saturday. Free docent-led tours of 1927 train depot. 10am-1pm. In April - Mon, Wed, Fri, 10am-3pm.  303 E. Venice Ave., Venice.   www.visitvenicefl.org
Kaleidoscope of Color: Costume Designs of Miles White
On-Going Event: 4/22/2018 - 8/5/2018
Daily. Elephants transformed into swans, beautiful girls turned into birthday cakes, and clowns became kings. Exhibition will include original sketches, watercolors, swatchbooks, and their production documents.  Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700, ext. 5705  www.ringling.org
Sarasota Ski-A-Rees Free Show
4/22/2018 - 5/6/2018
Every Sunday. Free water-ski show filled with pyramids, jumps, ballet, swivel and more. 2pm.   Ken Thompson Pkwy., City Island, Sarasota. 941-388-1666  www.skiarees.com
Siesta Key Drum Circle
On-Going Event: 4/22/2018 - 11/18/2018
Every Sunday an hour before sunset. Watch the community drum circle or bring your drums and join in. Enjoy the sunset plus belly dancing.  Main Pavilion, Siesta Beach.   www.simplysiestakey.com/DrumCircle.html
Yoga on Siesta Beach
On-Going Event: 4/23/2018 - 11/21/2018
Every Mon., Wed., Fri., Sat. Bring a towel or mat, drinking water and cash donation. All fitness levels and ages welcome. 9-10:30am.  Behind Green Life Guard Station, Siesta Beach.   wwwyogasiestabeach.com
Art After 5
On-Going Event: 5/3/2018 - 12/27/2018
Every Thursday. Enjoy the museums after hours. 5-8pm.   Ringling Circus Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700   www.ringling.org
Family Activities @Art after 5
5/3/2018 - 5/17/2018
Every Thursday. Discounted admission to the museum and special family activities. Some weeks art-making program in the Visitor's Pavilion - others enjoy their Imagination Playground!  Ringling Circus Museum, Sarasota.   www.ringling.org
Sunsets in Joseph's Coat Skyspace
On-Going Event: 5/3/2018 - 12/28/2018
Every Thursdays and Fridays. 1/2 hour before sunset and lasts 1 hour. Admission fee.  Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-358-3180  www.ringling.org
Music on Main
On-Going Event: 5/4/2018 - 12/7/2018
Every First Friday. Live entertainment. Beer, wine and food sales benefit Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy. Bring chair and dogs on a short leash. No coolers please. 6-9pm.   Main St., Lakewood Ranch.   www.lakewoodranch.com
Village of the Arts Artwalk
On-Going Event: 5/4/2018 - 11/3/2018
Every First Friday & Saturday. Fri. 6-9:30pm, Sat. 11am-4pm.  8th Ave. W., Bradenton. 941-729-9177  www.bradentongulfislands.com/events/
46th Annual Siesta Key Sand Sculpture Contest
5/5/2018
Children and adults compete in this free event. Cash prizes. Begins at 8:30am.   Siesta Key Public Beach.   www.escape-to-sarasota.com
Bradenton Farmers Market
5/5/2018 - 5/26/2018
Every Saturday. 9am-2pm.  Downtown Bradenton. 941-840-0017  www.realizebradenton.com
Classic Corvettes on the Circle
5/5/2018
3rd largest Corvette show in Florida. Over 150 on display dating from 1953 to present. 10am-4pm.   St. Armands Cir., Sarasota.   www.starmandscircleassoc.com
Family First Saturdays
5/5/2018
Art making in the Visitor's Pavilion. They provide the materials, you provide the vision. Free to public for all ages. 10am-2pm.  Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700, ext. 5705  www.ringling.org
Main Street Live - Cinco de Mayo
5/5/2018
Live music, food, vendors, arts & crafts. 5pm-12am.  Historic Old Main St., Bradenton.   www.escape-to-sarasota.com
Royal Ballet Live "Bernstein Centenary"
5/5/2018
Leonard Bernstein was one of the first classical composers in America to achieve both popular and critical acclaim. Drawing on jazz and modernism, the traditions of Jewish music and the Broadway musical. Admission. 6:30pm.   Historic Asolo Theater, Ringling Museum, Sarasota.   www.ringling.org
Venice Seafood & Music Festival
5/5/2018 - 5/6/2018
Enjoy freshly-cooked foods, refreshing drinks and outstanding live musical performances. Saturday 11am-8pm and Sunday 11am-7pm. General admission is free, VIP Tent admission is $130.  Centennial Park in downtown Venice, FL   www.seafoodfestivals.com/S-50-Venice+Seafood+%26+Music+Festival.html

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